By Peter Yaw Oppong-Kumi

Matthean Parables have frequently been learn in the course of the lens in their Synoptic parallels, which has, for example, ended in the declare that Matthew doesn't have a parable thought of its personal. Peter Yaw Oppong-Kumi deals a cautious and specific research of the 3 parabolic compositions within the Gospel of Matthew. He offers a brand new method of Matthew's parables and demands a examining of the gospel that frees it from the 'dependency' of its assets. via meticulous research the writer indicates the interconnectedness of Matthew's parable compositions via their universal theology and context. He deals a few interesting facts of the way convinced theological suggestions of the Gospel prompted the composition of Matthean units of parables and the way, for example, those theological techniques clarify the the most important switch the writer made to Mk 4:8 or the well-known textual challenge of the myth of 2 Sons. Peter Yaw Oppong-Kumi demonstrates how Matthew's parable compositions were built as a story and rhetorical piece to reply to one very important query of the gospel, specifically who accepts or rejects the Gospel's protagonist and what are the ramifications of that.

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