By David Jeremiah
While Pontius Pilate ordered the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, he inspiration he used to be placing an finish to the Jewish rebellion that were threatening the authority of the Roman Empire. What Pilate didn’t discover, even if, was once that genuine revolution was once simply getting started.
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Chance, and J. Perkins (Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1998), 155. 36 Introduction connections between events and more by theme, imagery, or continuity of character(s). Richardson’s troubling of traditional concepts of emplotment (though geared toward twenty-first century postmodern works) provides a useful corrective to the common over-emphasis on causation when discussing ancient narratives’ episodic plots. ”¹⁷⁹ Still, in order to function as a narrative, even episodic plots that are organized around aesthetic and/or mnemonic concerns need to carry some sequential storyline that is at least plausibly connected, rather than simply a list of disparate occurrences.
21– 39 provides a ready example of the differences between the narration level and the story level. 27). 29 – 32). 34– 35). Simeon speaks on both the level of the telling and the level of the story. 36 – 38). 38). By contrast, in Lk. 38 – 42, Jesus’ friend Mary sits silently at his feet; she remains voiceless on both levels. ¹²³ Though I will be using the tradi- Darr, Herod the Fox, 21 n. 7, 29. Richard Fowler also makes this distinction, building on George Steiner, in Let the Reader Understand, 27– 31.
Petri Merenlahti, Poetics for the Gospels? Rethinking Narrative Criticism. Study of the New Testament and Its World (London: T&T Clark, 2002), 3. Stephen Moore, “Things Not Written in This Book,” in Anatomies of Narrative Criticism: The Past, Present, and Futures of the Fourth Gospel as Literature, ed. Tom Thatcher and Stephen Moore (Atlanta: SBL, 2008), 256. Tzvetan Todorov is widely regarded as having coined the term “narratology” in Grammaire du Décaméron (The Hague: Mouton, 1969).