Acts Essays

Richard Bauckham, "James and the Jerusalem Council Decision (Acts 15; 21:17–26)". In Introduction to Messianic Judaism: Its Ecclesial Context and Biblical Foundations. Edited by David Rudolph and Joel Willitts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, forthcoming.

Darrell L. Bock, "The Restoration of Israel in Luke-Acts". In Introduction to Messianic Judaism: Its Ecclesial Context and Biblical Foundations. Edited by David Rudolph and Joel Willitts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, forthcoming.

Daniel Marguerat, "Paul and the Torah in the Acts of the Apostles". Pages 98–117 in Torah in the New Testament: Papers Delivered at the Manchester-Lausanne Seminar of June 2008. Edited by Michael Tait and Peter Oakes. London: T & T Clark International, 2009.

Richard Bauckham, "James and the Jerusalem Community". Pages 55–95 in Jewish Believers in Jesus: The Early Centuries. Edited by Oskar Skarsaune and Reidar Hvalvik. Peabody: Hendrickson, 2007.

Craig C. Hill, "The Jerusalem Church". Pages 39-56 in Jewish Christianity Reconsidered: Rethinking Ancient Groups and Texts. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2007.

Richard Bauckham, "James, Peter, and the Gentiles". Pages 91–142 in The Missions of James, Peter, and Paul: Tensions in Early Christianity. Edited by Bruce Chilton and Craig Evans. Leiden: Brill, 2005.

Richard Bauckham, "The Final Meeting of James and Paul: Narrative and History in Acts 21, 18–26". Pages 250–59 in Raconter, interpréter, annoncer: Parcours de Nouveau Testament: Mélanges offerts à Daniel Marguerat pour son 60e anniversaire. Edited by E. Steffek and Y. Bourquin. Le Monde de la Bible 47. Geneva: Labor et Fides, 2003.

Craig C. Hill, "Restoring the Kingdom to Israel: Luke-Acts and Christian Supersessionism". Pages 185-200 in Shadow of Glory: Reading the New Testament after the Holocaust. Edited by Tod Linafelt. New York: Routledge, 2002.

Scott Langston, "Dividing it Right: Who is a Jew and What is a Christian?" Pages 125-34 in The Missing Jesus: Rabbinic Judaism and the New Testament. Edited by Bruce Chilton, Craig A. Evans and Jacob Neusner. Leiden: Brill, 2002.

Richard Bauckham, "The Restoration of Israel in Luke-Acts". Pages 435-88 in Restoration: Old Testament, Jewish, and Christian Perspectives. Edited by James M. Scott. Leiden: Brill, 2001.

George P. Carras, "Observant Jews in the Story of Luke and Acts". Pages 693–708 in The Unity of Luke-Acts. Bibliotheca Ephemeridum Theologicarum Lovaniensium. Edited by J. Verheyden. Leuven: Leuven University Press, 1999.

Scot McKnight, "A Parting Within the Way: Jesus and James on Israel and Purity". Pages 83-129 in James the Just and Christian Origins. Edited by Bruce Chilton and Craig A. Evans. Leiden: Brill, 1999.

Robert C. Tannehill, "The Story of Israel within the Lukan Narrative". Pages 325-39 in Jesus and the Heritage of Israel: Luke's Narrative Claim upon Israel's Legacy. Edited by David P. Moessner. Harrisburg: Trinity Press International, 1999.

Richard Bauckham, "James and the Gentiles (Acts 15.13–21)". Pages 154–84 in History, Literature, and Society in the Book of Acts. Edited by Ben Witherington. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996.

Bart J. Koet, "Why did Paul shave his hair (Acts 18, 18)? Nazirate and Temple in the book of Acts". Pages 129–42 in The Centrality of Jerusalem: Historical Perspectives. Edited by M. Poorthuis and Ch. Safrai. Kampen: Kok Pharos, 1996.

Bart J. Koet, "As Close to the Synagogue as Can Be: Paul in Corinth (Acts 18.1–18)". Pages 397–415 in The Corinthian Correspondence. Edited by R. Bieringer. Leuven: Leuven University Press, 1996.

Richard Bauckham, "James and the Jerusalem Church". Pages 415–80 in The Book of Acts in its Palestinian Setting. Edited by Richard Bauckham. Carlisle: The Paternoster Press, 1995.