[AB113]  Exegesis N.T.: Synoptic Gospels and Acts of the Apostles

Semester II
monday 16:30 - 19:00

Course Information

Professor: DUBKOVETSKA, Lyubov
Email: [email protected]
Language: English

Semester II
monday 16:30 - 19:00


This course is a general introduction to and an exploration of the Synoptic Gospels and the Book of Acts. Special attention will be dedicated to the development of the Gospel tradition, from Jesus to the writings. Students are expected being able to critically discuss the key concepts of the major synoptic teories and of the current research on Acts and to apply these principles and concepts on a specific passages from the gospel birth narratives, stories of Jesus’ public ministry, the passion narratives, stories of the resurrection, ecc.


R.E. BROWN, An Introduction to the New Testament, ABRL, New York, Doubleday, 1997; R.E. BROWN, The Death of the Messiah: From Gethsemane to the Grave. A Commentary on the Passion Narrative in the Four Gosples, 2 vols, New York, Doubleday, 1994. P. GARUTI, I Vangeli e la Pasqua del Signore: Meditazione ad alta voce, Cagliari: R&DT 2001; J.A. FITZMYER, The Acts of the Apostles, The New Testament with Introduction and Commentary, in AB, Doubleday, New York, 1998.