Parables & Rhetoric in the Sermon on the Mount: New Approaches to a Classical Text

Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament No. 351

Parables and Rhetoric in the Sermon on the Mount

By: Ernst Baasland
September 2015
Mohr Siebeck
Distributed by Coronet Books
ISBN: 9783161541025
728 Pages
$287.50 Hardcover


So far, the parables in the Sermon on the Mount (BP) were passed over by the parable research mostly, reversed the meaning of the parables in the research for the Sermon was not heeded. Ernst Baasland examines the parables, the metaphorical language and the rhetoric of BP. His insights into the rhetoric of the Sermon on the Mount, therefore, ask the question of sources of new fashion.