Re: [XTalk] Ron Price-Question from a novice about Redaction Criticism
- on 5/29/07 1:52 PM, Gregory Leiby at gleiby@... wrote:
> Ron,Redaction criticism looks to the editorial process and motivations. This
> I have found the ongoing discussion between you
> and Rikk interesting. I appreciate both of your
> willingness to discuss in such an open forum.
> Before reading the discussion, I was not familiar
> with the term Redaction Criticism (please note
> that I am not a scholar).
stems from the look at sources for the current biblical texts. The
identification of multiple sources woven together into a final form creates
the question of the editors role in creating that final form.
For a very brief introduction to various kinds of "criticisms" see:
Hayes, John Haralson, and Carl R. Holladay. Biblical Exegesis: A Beginner's
Handbook. Rev ed. Atlanta: John Knox Press, 1987.
Steve Puluka, MA Duquesne University
Cantor, Holy Ghost Church, Mckees Rocks PA