Excavating Q (Paperback)
The History and Setting of the Sayings Gospel
Augsburg Fortress Publishing, 9780800626013, 546pp.
Publication Date: May 1, 2000
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In this tour de force, the author offers a comprehensive introduction to the study of Q, the collection of Jesus' sayings long hypothesized as the source for the canonical gospels of Matthew and Luke. Part I deals with the methods for studying Q, their presuppositions, and a survey of current research. Part II addresses more theological and theoretical issues relevant to the Synoptic Problem, Q as a document, its redaction, and its social setting.