The 2007 JETS editorial reflects on and celebrates 50 years of publication of the journal.
The publication of the present volume in English constitutes a major event in the missiological exploration of early Christianity (the work originally appeared in a one-volume German edition in 2002 and was translated by the author himself). A full century after Adolf von Harnack’s Die Mission und Ausbreitung des Christentums in den ersten drei Jahrhunderten,… Read More
The present study is a slightly revised version of the author’s doctoral dissertation, completed at the University of Aberdeen under the supervision of I. Howard Marshall. The review will provide a reasonably detailed summary of the contents of each chapter and then analyze the significance of Lee’s work for scholarship on the subject.
“Baptism in the Gospels,” in Believers Baptism: Sign of the New Covenant in Christ (ed. Thomas R. Schreiner and Shawn D. Wright; Nashville: B & H, 2007), 11-34. The purpose of the present chapter is to investigate the material on baptism in the four canonical Gospels. This will take on the form of a narrative… Read More
“Response: Progress and Regress in Recent Johannine Scholarship: Reflections upon the Road Ahead,” in What We Have Heard from the Beginning: The Past, Present, and Future of Johannine Studies (ed. Tom Thatcher; Waco: Baylor University Press, 2007), 105-7. This essay addresses two questions raised by D. A. Carson: (1) Why do so many probe the historical… Read More