Your search for 'dc_creator:( "Byrne, Brendan" ) OR dc_contributor:( "Byrne, Brendan" )' returned 1 result. Modify search

Did you mean: dc_creator:( "byrne, brendan" ) OR dc_contributor:( "byrne, brendan" )

Sort Results by Relevance | Newest titles first | Oldest titles first

Pre-existence of Christ

(2,068 words)

Author(s): Byrne, Brendan | Plasger, Georg
[German Version] I. New Testament New Testament allusions to Christ as preexistent occur chiefly in material of a hymnic nature, in clear continuity with the Old Testament presentation of divine wisdom (Wisdom literature: II). The transfer to Christ of the protological role (Protology) originally ascribed to hypostasized Wisdom appears in 1 Cor 8:6; also Col 1:15–17; Eph 1:3–4; 1 Pet 1:20. A midrashic allusion in 1 Cor 10:4 suggests, typologically, that Christ functions for believers as the rock of …