RLG 3244: The Sayings Gospel Q: Text & Social History

READING LIST

 

Arnal, William E. 2001. Jesus and the Village Scribes: Galilean Conflicts and the Setting of Q. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Aune, David E. 1997. “Jesus and Cynics in First-Century Palestine: Some Critical Considerations.” In Hillel and Jesus: Comparative Studies of Two Major Religious Leaders, ed. James H. Charlesworth and Loren L. Johns. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Betz, Hans Dieter. 1994. “Jesus and the Cynics: Survey and Analysis of a Hypothesis.” JR 74:453-75.

Boring, M. Eugene. 1982. Sayings of the Risen Jesus: Christian Prophecy in the Synoptic Tradition. SNTSMS, vol. 46. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Carruth, Shawn. 1995. “Strategies of Authority: A Rhetorical Study of the Character of the Speaker in Q 6:20-49.” In Conflict and Invention: Literary, Rhetorical and Social Studies on the Sayings Gospel Q, ed. John S. Kloppenborg. Valley Forge, PA: Trinity Press International.

Catchpole, David R. 1993. The Quest for Q. Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark.

Collins, John J. 1993. “Wisdom, Apocalypticism, and Generic Compatibility.” In In Search of Wisdom: Essays in Memory of John G. Gammie, ed. Leo G. Perdue, Bernard Brandon Scott, and William J. Wiseman. Louisville: Westminster/John Knox.

Cotter, Wendy. 1987. “The Parable of the Children in the Market Place, Q (Lk) 7:31-35: An Examination of the Parable’s Image and Significance.” NovT 29:289-304.

Cribiore, Raffaella. 1996. Writing, Teachers, and Students in Graeco-Roman Egypt. American studies in papyrology, vol. 36. Atlanta, Ga.: Scholars Press.

Devisch, Michel. 1972. “Le document Q, source de Matthieu: Problématique actuelle.” In L’Évangile selon Matthieu: Rédaction et théologie, ed. M. Didier. BETL, vol. 29. Gembloux: Duculot.

Downing, F. Gerald. 1988. “Quite Like Q: A Genre for ‘Q’: The ‘Lives’ of Cynic Philosophers.” Bib 69:196-225.

Downing, F. Gerald. 1992. Cynics and Christian Origins. Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark.

Downing, F. Gerald. 1994. “A Genre for Q and a Socio-Cultural Context for Q: Comparing Sets of Similarities with Sets of Differences.” JSNT 55:3-26.

Downing, F. Gerald. 1998. “Deeper Reflections on the Jewish Cynic Jesus.” JBL 117(1): 97-104.

Dunderberg, Ismo. 1995. “Q and the Beginning of Mark.” NTS 41(4): 501-11.

Ebner, Martin. 1996. “Kynische Jesusinterpretation — «disciplined exaggeration»? Eine Anfrage.” BZ 40(1): 93-100.

Fleddermann, Harry T. 1995. Mark and Q: A Study of the Overlap Texts. BETL, vol. 122. Leuven: Leuven University Press; Uitgeverij Peeters.

Freyne, Seán. 1994. “The Geography, Politics, and Economics of Galilee and the Quest for the Historical Jesus.” In Studying the Historical Jesus: Evaluations of the State of Current Research, ed. Bruce Chilton and Craig A. Evans. NTTS, vol. 19. Leiden: E.J. Brill.

Freyne, Seán. 1995a. “Herodian Economics in Galilee.” In Modelling Early Christianity: Social-Scientific Studies of the New Testament in Its Context, ed. Philip F. Esler. London; New York: Routledge.

Freyne, Seán. 1995b. “Jesus and the Urban Culture of Galilee.” In Texts and Contexts: Biblical Texts in Their Textual and Situational Contexts. Essays in Honor of Lars Hartman, ed. Tord Fornberg and David Hellholm. Oslo; Copenhagen; Stockholm; Boston: Scandanavian University Press.

Hieke, Thomas. 2001. Q 6:20-21: The Beatitudes for the Poor, Hungry, and Mourning. Gen. ed. James M. Robinson, Paul Hoffmann, and John S. Kloppenborg. Documenta Q: Reconstructions of Q through Two Centuries of Gospel Research excerpted, sorted and evaluated. Leuven: Uitgeverij Peeters.

Hock, Ronald F., and Edward N. O’Neil. 1986. The Chreia in Ancient Rhetoric. Volume 1: The Progymnasmata. SBLTT vol. 27, Graeco-Roman Religion Series no. 9. Atlanta: Scholars Press.

Hodgson, Robert. 1985. “On the Gattung of Q: A Dialogue with James M. Robinson.” Bib 66:73-95.

Hoffmann, Paul. 1988. “Die Sprüche vom Sorgen (Mt 6,25-33/ Luke 12,22-31) in der synoptischen Überlieferung.” In Artikulation der Wirklichkeit: Festschrift für Siegfried Oppolzer zum 60. Geburtstag, ed. Helmwart Hierdeis and Heinz S. Rosenbusch. Frankfurt am Main; Bern; New York: Peter Lang.

Hoffmann, Paul. 1989. “Jesu Verbot des Sorgens und seine Nachgeschichte in der synoptischen Überlieferung.” In Jesu Rede von Gott und ihre Nachgeschichte im frühen Christentum: Beiträge zur Verkündigung Jesu und zum Kerygma der Kirche: Festschrift für Willi Marxsen zum 70. Geburtstag, ed. Dietrich-Alex Koch. Gütersloh: Gerd Mohn.

Hoffmann, Paul, Thomas Hieke, and Ulrich Bauer. 1999-2000. Synoptic concordance: A Greek Concordance to the First Three Gospels in Synoptic Arrangement, Statistically Evaluated, including occurences in Acts: Grieschische Konkordanz zu den ersten drei Evangelien in synoptischer Darstellung, statistisch ausgewertet, mit Berücksichtigung der Apostelgeschichte. Berlin; New York: Walter de Gruyter.

Horsley, Richard A. 1989. “Questions About Redactional Strata and the Social Relations Reflected in Q.” In Society of Biblical Literature 1989 Seminar Papers, ed. David J. Lull. SBLSP, vol. 28. Atlanta: Scholars Press.

Horsley, Richard A. 1991. “Logoi Propheton: Reflections on the Genre of Q.” In The Future of Early Christianity: Essays in Honor of Helmut Koester, ed. Birger A. Pearson. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Horsley, Richard A. 2001. “Moral Economy, Little Tradition, and the Hidden Transcript: Applying the Work of James C. Scott to Q.” In Society of Biblical Literature 2001 Seminar Papers. SBLSP, vol. 40. Atlanta: Scholars Press.

Horsley, Richard A., and Jonathan A. Draper. 1999. Whoever Hears You Hears Me: Prophets, Performance, and Tradition in Q. Harrisburg, PA: Trinity Press International.

Humphries, Michael L. 1999. Christian Origins and the Language of the Kingdom of God. Preface by Burton L. Mack. Carbondale, Il.: Southern Illinois University Press.

Jacobson, Arland D. 1982. “The Literary Unity of Q.” JBL 101:365-89.

Jacobson, Arland D. 1987. “The History of the Composition of The Synoptic Sayings Source.” In Society of Biblical Literature 1987 Seminar Papers, ed. Kent H. Richards. SBLSP, vol. 26. Atlanta: Scholars Press.

Jacobson, Arland D. 1994. “The Literary Unity of Q.” In The Shape of Q: Signal Essays on the Sayings Gospel, ed. John S. Kloppenborg. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Kelber, Werner H. 1983. The Oral and the Written Gospel: The Hermeneutics of Speaking and Writing in the Synoptic Tradition, Mark, Paul, and Q. Philadelphia: Fortress Press.

Kelber, Werner H.  [1995] 1994. “Jesus and Tradition: Words in Time, Words in Space.” In Orality and Textuality in Early Christian Literature, ed. Joanna Dewey. Semeia, vol. 65. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature.

Kirk, Alan. 1997. “Some Compositional Conventions of Hellenistic Wisdom Texts and the Juxtaposition of 4:1-13; 6:20b-49 and 7:1-10 in Q.” JBL 116(2): 235-57.

Kirk, Alan. 1998a. The Composition of the Sayings Source: Genre, Synchrony, & Wisdom Redaction in Q. NovTSup, vol. 91. Leiden; New York: E.J. Brill.

Kirk, Alan. 1998b. “Upbraiding Wisdom: John’s Speech and the Beginning of Q (Q 3:7-9, 16-17).” NovT 40(1): 1-16.

Kirk, Alan. 2001. “Breaching the Frontier: Going Public with the Hidden Transcript in Q 11.” Paper presented at the Q section, Society of Biblical Literature, Denver, November 22-26.

Kloppenborg, John S., ed. 1994. The Shape of Q: Signal Essays on the Sayings Gospel. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Kloppenborg, John S. 1986. “The Formation of Q and Antique Instructional Genres.” JBL 105(3): 443-62.

Kloppenborg, John S.  [2000] 1987. The Formation of Q: Trajectories in Ancient Wisdom Collections. Studies in Antiquity and Christianity. Philadelphia: Fortress Press.

Kloppenborg, John S. 1988. Q Parallels: Synopsis, Critical Notes, & Concordance. Foundations and Facets: New Testament. Sonoma, Calif.: Polebridge Press.

Kloppenborg, John S. 1989. “The Formation of Q Revisited: A Response to Richard Horsley.” In Society of Biblical Literature 1989 Seminar Papers, ed. David J. Lull. SBLSP, vol. 28. Atlanta, Ga.: Scholars Press.

Kloppenborg, John S.  [1986] 1994. “The Formation of Q and Antique Instructional Genres.” In The Shape of Q: Signal Essays on the Sayings Gospel, ed. John S. Kloppenborg. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Kloppenborg, John S. 1994b. “Introduction.” In The Shape of Q: Signal Essays on the Sayings Gospel. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Kloppenborg, John S. 1999. “A Dog Among the Pigeons: The ‘Cynic Hypothesis’ as a Theological Problem.” In From Quest to Quelle: Festschrift James M. Robinson, ed. Jon Asgeirsson, Kristin de Troyer, and Marvin W. Meyer. BETL, vol. 146. Leuven: Uitgeverij Peeters.

Kloppenborg, John S. 2000. Excavating Q: The History and Setting of the Sayings Gospel. Minneapolis; Edinburgh: Fortress Press; T. & T. Clark.

Koester, Helmut. 1990. Ancient Christian Gospels: Their History and Development. Philadelphia; London: Trinity Press International; SCM Press.

Kosch, Daniel. 1989. “Q: Rekonstruktion und Interpretation: Eine methodenkritische Hinführung mit einem Exkurs zur Q-Vorlage des Lk.” FZPT 36:409-25.

Küchler, Max. 1979. Frühjüdische Weisheitstraditionen: Zum Fortgang weisheitlichen Denkens im Bereich des frühjüdischen Jahweglaubens. OBO, vol. 26. Göttingen; Freiburg/Sw: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht; Universitätsverlag.

Lambrecht, Jan. 1992. “John the Baptist and Jesus in Mark 1.1-15: Markan Redaction of Q?” NTS 38(3): 357-84.

Laufen, Rudolf. 1980. Die Doppelüberlieferungen der Logienquelle und des Markusevangeliums. BBB, vol. 54. Königstein: Peter Hanstein.

Lindemann, Andreas. 2001. “Die Logienquelle Q: Fragen an eine gut begründet Hypothese.” In The Sayings Source Q and the Historical Jesus. Colloquium Biblicum Lovaniense XLIX, ed. Andreas Lindemann. BETL, vol. 158. Leuven: Leuven University Press; Uitgeverij Peeters.

Lührmann, Dieter. 1994. “Q in the History of Early Christianity.” In The Shape of Q: Signal Essays on the Sayings Gospel, ed. and trans. John S. Kloppenborg. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Mack, Burton L. 1989. “Elaboration of the Chreia in the Hellenistic School.” In Patterns of Persuasion in the Gospels, ed. Burton L. Mack and Vernon K. Robbins. Foundations & Facets: Literary Facets. Sonoma, Calif.: Polebridge Press.

Mack, Burton L. 1990a. “Lord of the Logia: Savior or Sage?” In Gospel Origins and Christian Beginnings: In Honor of James M. Robinson, ed. James E. Goehring, Jack T. Sanders, and Charles W. Hedrick, in collaboration with Hans Dieter Betz. Sonoma, Calif.: Polebridge Press.

Mack, Burton L. 1990b. Rhetoric and the New Testament. Guides to Biblical Scholarship. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Mack, Burton L.  [1992] 1991. “Q and the Gospel of Mark: Revising Christian Origins.” In Early Christianity, Q and Jesus, ed. John S. Kloppenborg, in collaboration with Leif E. Vaage. Semeia, vol. 55. Atlanta: Scholars Press.

Neirynck, Frans. 1982. “Recent Developments in the Study of Q.” In Logia: Les Paroles de Jésus - The Sayings of Jesus: Mémorial Joseph Coppens, ed. Joël Delobel. BETL, vol. 59. Leuven: Uitgeverij Peeters; Leuven University Press.

Neirynck, Frans. 1990. “The Two-Source Hypothesis.” In The Interrelations of the Gospels: A Symposium Led by M.-E. Boismard — W.R. Farmer — F. Neirynck. Jerusalem 1984, ed. David L. Dungan. BETL, vol. 95. Leuven: Leuven University Press.

Neirynck, Frans. 1995a. “Assessment.” In Mark and Q: A Study of the Overlap Texts, by Harry T. Fleddermann. BETL, vol. 122. Leuven: Leuven University Press; Uitgeverij Peeters.

Neirynck, Frans. 1995b. “The Minor Agreements and Q.” In The Gospel Behind the Gospels: Current Studies on Q, ed. Ronald A. Piper. NovTSup, vol. 75. Leiden; New York; Köln: E.J. Brill.

Oakman, Douglas E. 1999. “The Lord’s Prayer in Social Perpective.” In Authenticating the Words of Jesus, ed. Bruce Chilton and Craig A. Evans. New Testament tools and studies, vol. 28. Leiden; New York; Köln: E.J. Brill.

Piper, Ronald A. 1982. “Matthew 7,7-11 par. Lk 11,9-13: Evidence of Design and Argument in the Collection of Jesus’ Sayings.” In Logia: Les Paroles de Jésus - The Sayings of Jesus: Mémorial Joseph Coppens, ed. Joël Delobel. BETL, vol. 59. Leuven: Uitgeverij Peeters; Leuven University Press.

Piper, Ronald A. 1989. Wisdom in the Q-Tradition: The Aphoristic Teaching of Jesus. SNTSMS, vol. 61. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press.

Piper, Ronald A. 1994. “Matthew 7:7-11 par. Luke 11:9-13: Evidence of Design and Argument in the Collection of Jesus’ Sayings.” In The Shape of Q: Signal Essays on the Sayings Gospel, ed. John S. Kloppenborg. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Piper, Ronald A. 1995. “In Quest of Q: The Direction of Q Studies.” In The Gospel Behind the Gospels: Current Studies on Q, ed. Ronald A. Piper. NovTSup, vol. 75. Leiden; New York; Köln: E.J. Brill.

Robbins, Vernon K. 1989. “Rhetorical Composition & the Beelzebul Controversy.” In Patterns of Persuasion in the Gospels, ed. Burton L. Mack and Vernon K. Robbins. Foundations & Facets: Literary Facets. Sonoma, Calif.: Polebridge Press.

Robinson, James M. 1971. “LOGOI SOPHON: On the Gattung of Q.” In Trajectories Through Early Christianity, by James M. Robinson and Helmut Koester. Philadelphia: Fortress Press.

Robinson, James M. 1992. “The Sayings Gospel Q.” In The Four Gospels 1992: Festschrift Frans Neirynck, ed. Frans Van Segbroeck, C.M. Tuckett, G. Van Belle, and J. Verheyden. BETL, vol. 100. Leuven: Uitgeverij Peeters; Leuven University Press.

Robinson, James M., Paul Hoffmann, and John S. Kloppenborg, eds. 2000. The Critical Edition of Q: A Synopsis, Including the Gospels of Matthew and Luke, Mark and Thomas, with English, German and French Translations of Q and Thomas. Gen. ed. Milton C. Moreland. Hermeneia Supplements. Leuven; Minneapolis: Uitgeverij Peeters; Fortress Press.

Robinson, James M., Paul Hoffmann, and John S. Kloppenborg, eds. 2002. The Sayings Gospel Q in Greek and English with Parallels from the Gospels of Mark and Thomas. Biblical Exegesis and Theology, vol. 30. Leuven: Uitgeverij Peeters.

Sanders, E. P., and Margaret Davies. 1989. Studying the Synoptic Gospels. London; Philadelphia: SCM Press; Trinity Press International.

Sato, Migaku. 1988. Q und Prophetie: Studien zur Gattungs- und Traditionsgeschichte der Quelle Q. WUNT, vol. 2. Tübingen: J.C.B. Mohr [Paul Siebeck].

Sato, Migaku. 1994. “The Shape of the Q-Source.” In The Shape of Q: Signal Essays on the Sayings Gospel, ed. and trans. John S. Kloppenborg. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Sato, Migaku. 1995. “Wisdom Statements in the Sphere of Prophecy.” In The Gospel Behind the Gospels: Current Studies on Q, ed. Ronald A. Piper. NovTSup, vol. 75. Leiden; New York: Köln: E.J. Brill.

Schröter, Jens. 1997. Erinnerung an Jesu Worte: Studien zur Rezeption der Logienüberlieferung in Markus, Q und Thomas. WMANT, vol. 75. Neukirchen-Vluyn: Neukirchener Verlag.

Schüling, Joachim. 1991. Studien zum Verhältnis von Logienquelle und Markusevangelium. FzB, vol. 65. Würzburg: Echter Verlag.

Scott, James C. 1977. “Protest and Profanations: Agrarian Revolt and the Little Tradition.” Theory and Society 4:1-38, 211-46.

Scott, James C. 1985. Weapons of the Weak: Everyday Forms of Peasant Resistance. New Haven; London: Yale University Press.

Scott, James C. 1990. Domination and the Arts of Resistance: Hidden Transcripts. New Haven: Yale University Press.

Seeley, David. 1996. “Jesus and the Cynics: A Response to Hans Dieter Betz.” JHC 3(2): 284-90.

Seeley, David. 1997. “Jesus and the Cynics Revisited.” JBL 116(4): 704-12.

Sevenich-Bax, Elisabeth. 1993. Israels Konfrontation mit den letzten Boten der Weisheit: Form, Funktion und Interdependenz der Weisheitselemente in der Logienquelle. Münsteraner theologische Abhandlungen, vol. 21. Altenberge: Oros.

Smith, Jonathan Z. 1990. Drudgery Divine: On the Comparison of Early Christianities and the Religions of Late Antiquity. Jordan Lectures in Comparative Religion, 14. School of Oriental and African Studies. London; Chicago: The School of Oriental and African Studies; University of Chicago Press.

Tuckett, Christopher M. 1983. “The Beatitudes: A Source Critical Study.” NovT 25:193-207.

Tuckett, Christopher M. 1989. “A Cynic Q?” Bib 70(3): 349-76.

Tuckett, Christopher M. 1993. “Mark and Q.” In The Synoptic Gospels: Source Criticism and New Literary Criticism, ed. Camille Focant. BETL, vol. 110. Leuven: Leuven University Press; Uitgeverij Peeters.

Tuckett, Christopher M. 1996. Q and the History of Early Christianity: Studies on Q. Edinburgh; Peabody, Ma.: T. & T. Clark; Hendrickson Publishers.

Vaage, Leif E. 1989. “Q1 and the Historical Jesus: Some Peculiar Sayings (7:33-34; 9:57-58, 59-60; 14:26-27).” Forum 5(2): 159-76.

Vaage, Leif E. 1994. Galilean Upstarts: Jesus’ First Followers According to Q. Valley Forge, PA: Trinity Press International.

Vaage, Leif E. 1995a. “Composite Texts and Oral Myths: The Case of the ‘Sermon’ (6:20-49).” In Conflict and Invention: Literary, Rhetorical and Social Studies on the Sayings Gospel Q, ed. John S. Kloppenborg. Valley Forge, PA: Trinity Press International.

Vaage, Leif E. 1995b. “Q and Cynicism: On Comparison and Social Identity.” In The Gospel Behind the Gospels: Current Studies on Q, ed. Ronald A. Piper. NovTSup, vol. 75. Leiden; New York; Köln: E.J. Brill.

Vassiliadis, Petros. 1978. “The Nature and Extent of the Q Document.” NovT 20:49-73.

Zeller, Dieter. 1977. “Die Bildlogik Des Gleichnisses Mt 11 16f/Lk 7 31f.” ZNW 68:252-57.

Zeller, Dieter. 1994. “Redactional Processes and Changing Settings in the Q Material.” In The Shape of Q: Signal Essays on the Sayings Gospel, ed. and trans. John S. Kloppenborg. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.