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Conference Paper: BibTeX citation key:  Sumneya
Sumney, Jerry L. "Writing "In the Image" of Scripture: The Form and Function of Allusions to Scripture in Colossians". Paper presented at Society of Biblical Literature. New Orleans, LA, November 23, 2009.
Added by: Kent Smith 2009-12-04 12:16:47    Last edited by: Kent Smith 2011-05-31 08:10:01
Categories: intertextuality
Keywords: Colossians
Creators: Sumney
Publisher: Society of Biblical Literature (New Orleans, LA)
Collection: Society of Biblical Literature
Bibliographies: Paul and Scriptures

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This paper will examine the mostly opaque allusions to Scripture that appear in Colossians. It will consider what such allusions, that the author never identifies as citations, may suggest about how the writer and readers might have prior knowledge of the citation and how these allusions function in the argument (and perhaps in the preformed material in which they appear). We will see what light this might shed on the knowledge and function of Scripture in the church the letter addresses.
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