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Kümmel, Werner Georg 1905-1995

Overview
Works: 207 works in 1,184 publications in 10 languages and 13,717 library holdings
Genres: Introductions  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Commentaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Honoree, Creator, Author of introduction, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Contributor
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Most widely held works by Werner Georg Kümmel
Introduction to the New Testament by Werner Georg Kümmel( Book )

107 editions published between 1918 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 1,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Founded by Paul Feine and Johannes Behm. Translated from the 14th edition completely rewritten and revised by Werner Kummel, by A.J. Mattill in collaboration with the author
The theology of the New Testament : according to its major witnesses, Jesus-Paul-John by Werner Georg Kümmel( Book )

73 editions published between 1900 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Testament : the history of the investigation of its problems by Werner Georg Kümmel( Book )

25 editions published between 1970 and 1978 in English and German and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"There can be nothing but praise for the treatment of the subject from the turn of the seventeenth to the eighteenth century up to the present day. Kummel finds the decisive stimuli of New Testament research as we now understand it in Textual Criticism and, interestingly enough, in English Deism. He goes on to trace scientific study from Semler and Michaelis up to the consistently historical approach inaugurated by D.B. Strauss and F.C. Baur. The other major developments are grouped under the main headings of 'The History of Religion School' and the 'HistoricoTheological View'. On this broad canvas the detail is superbly organized. Perhaps the outstanding feature of the book is the large amount of illustrative material taken from the writings of the principal scholars whose views are adumbrated and criticized. Behind the selection of material lie great skill and perception. To draw attention to the rich vein of source material is in no way to depreciate Kummel's own contribution which sets in context and gives significance to the excerpts. He makes the reader aware of what precisely are the problems of interpretation, how and why they arise when they do, how they are dealt with by this scholar and that, what is the strength and the weakness of each approach and hypothesis. Running commentary and illustrative material are both enhanced by over five hundred comprehensive notes, full indices, and bibliography. Here is an instrument of study for which we have long been looking and can only receive with gratitude"--Marcus Ward in The Heythrop Journal
Introduction to the New Testament by Werner Georg Kümmel( Book )

37 editions published between 1963 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interpretive and bibliographical guide to the individual books of the New Testament and to the formation of the canon, discussing literary and theological characteristics and aims, sources, authorship, and historical contexts
Paul by Martin Dibelius( Book )

18 editions published between 1953 and 1966 in English and German and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Promise and fulfillment, the eschatological message of Jesus by Werner Georg Kümmel( Book )

46 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The discussion about the extent, the meaning and the importance of the expectation implicit in Jesus' message that the end was near is today once more in full flood. For a long time it seemed to be completely established that Jesus' preaching was decisively conditioned by the expectation of an imminent end, but that this expectation was not the intrinsic concern of his message, but that Jesus had also declared in some way that God's kingdom was present. This communis opinio has been shaken, because in the main three interpretations of Jesus' message, differing widely and indeed excluding each other, have found support."--Introduction
Exegetical method; a student's handbook by Otto Kaiser( Book )

10 editions published between 1963 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man in the New Testament by Werner Georg Kümmel( Book )

25 editions published between 1948 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Neue Testament : Geschichte der Erforschung seiner Probleme by Werner Georg Kümmel( Book )

29 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An die Korinther I-II by Hans Lietzmann( Book )

20 editions published between 1949 and 1969 in German and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Einführung in die exegetischen Methoden by Otto Kaiser( Book )

30 editions published between 1962 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heilsgeschehen und Geschichte by Werner Georg Kümmel( Book )

23 editions published in 1965 in German and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paulus by Martin Dibelius( Book )

33 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesus und Paulus : Festschrift f. Werner Georg Kümmel z. 70. Geburstag by E. Earle Ellis( Book )

13 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in German and English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verheissung und Erfüllung : Untersuchungen zur eschatologischen Verkündigung Jesu by Werner Georg Kümmel( Book )

20 editions published between 1945 and 1956 in German and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Neue Testament im 20. Jahrhundert; ein Forschungsbericht by Werner Georg Kümmel( Book )

14 editions published in 1970 in German and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Römer 7 und Das Bild des Menschen im Neuen Testament; zwei Studien by Werner Georg Kümmel( Book )

17 editions published between 1929 and 1974 in German and French and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jüdische Schriften aus hellenistisch-römischer Zeit by Berndt Schaller( Book )

57 editions published between 1974 and 1998 in German and Multiple languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dreissig Jahre Jesusforschung, 1950-1980 by Werner Georg Kümmel( Book )

10 editions published in 1985 in German and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glaube und Eschatologie : Festschrift für Werner Georg Kümmel zum 80. Geburtstag( Book )

8 editions published in 1985 in 4 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Dibelius-Kümmel, .. 1905-1995

Kümmel, W. G.

Kümmel, W. G. 1905-

Kümmel, W. G. 1905-1995

Kümmel, W. G. (Werner Georg), 1905-1995

Kummel, Werner G.

Kümmel, Werner G. 1905-1995

Kümmel, Werner Georg 1905-

Kümmel, Werner Georg b. 1905

Kymmeru, W. G. 1905-1995

Kyunmeru, W. G. 1905-1995

Werner Georg Kümmel Duits theoloog (1905-1995)

Werner Georg Kümmel evangelischer Theologe

Werner Georg Kümmel German New Testament scholar

Werner Georg Kümmel théologien allemand

큄멜, W. G. 1905-1995

큄멜, 베르너 게오르그 1905-1995

ヴェルナー・キュンメル ドイツの新約聖書学者

キュンメル, W. G.

キュンメル, W. G. 1905-1995

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