Paul's quotations (use of Psm 68:18 in NT)

Harold R. Holmyard III hholmyard at ont.com
Sat Mar 17 12:30:45 EST 2001


Dear Dan,

You write:

>Is anyone familiar w/ this book or his thesis:
>
>Descent of Christ: Ephesians 4:7-11 & Traditional Hebrew Imagery - The
>By: W. Hall Harris
>Type: Trade Paperback
>Vendor: Baker / Revell
>ISBN: 080102191X
>?
>
>CBD says: "In The Descent of Christ, Hall Harris presents a meticulous and
>thorough analysis of Ephesians 4:7-11. While most interpreters have
>understood the verses to refer to (1) a descent by Christ from the earth to
>the underworld following his death or (2) a descent from heaven to earth at
>the incarnation, Harris marshals convincing evidence for an alternative
>view."

Dan, I have read an article Hall wrote summarizing his conclusions. I
remember being unimpressed with the theory. I cannot remember what it is
right now.

			Yours,
			Harold Holmyard





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