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Holiness and MinistryA Biblical Theology of Ordination$
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Thomas B Dozeman

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780195367331

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2008

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195367331.001.0001

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 Introduction

 Introduction

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Holiness and Ministry
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Thomas B. Dozeman (Contributor Webpage)

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195367331.003.0001

This overview states the two general goals of the book: (1) to construct a biblical theology of ordination that is embedded in broad reflection on the nature of holiness in biblical literature and (2) to fashion a biblical theology of ordination that is able to serve as a springboard for ecumenical dialogue between different Christian traditions with their divergent views on the nature and function of ordination. This chapter outlines the three methodologies that will guide the study: (1) holiness and the history of religions; (2) the Mosaic office and the history of the composition of the Torah; and (3) canonical criticism and the inter‐biblical interpretation of the Mosaic office.

Keywords:   biblical theology, ordination, holiness, history of religions, Mosaic office, Torah, canonical criticism, inter‐biblical interpretation

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