Notes 12.4.08

Notes 12.4.08 - Infancy gospel of James as objectionable?...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Dec. 4, 2008 Mark 101 Son of God Luke 2:7 o Midwife is present o Jerome objected to the presence of midwives because one of the conventions of birth o Says we can’t use infancy gospel of James b/c objectionable A series of photos depicting the story o Says… women giving birth then other women swaddling o But, Mary did the swaddling herself
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Infancy gospel of James as objectionable? Should be midwife Right after birth, healed womans burning hand o But, Johns gospel notes something else as the first indication of Jesus being special The people that came into Rome, bringing their stories, couldnt use gospel of James, so told other stories o A Latin gospel, used in the West, retelling the story of the Infancy Gospel of James o...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 12/14/2008 for the course REL 121g taught by Professor Hock during the Fall '07 term at USC.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online