Monday, April 04, 2016

Hurtado on early use of the Psalms

LARRY HURTADO: Psalms in NT and Wider Jewish Context.
Having prepared a paper for a symposium in Salamanca (May this year) focusing on “messianic” Psalms, I’ll pass on a couple of interesting notes for now. Essentially, NT use of Psalms (1) reflects broad developments in the Jewish tradition about how the Psalms were viewed, and (2) also reflects some distinctive particularities in NT usage.