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New Testament Interpretation Through Rhetorical Criticism$
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George A. Kennedy

Print publication date: 1984

Print ISBN-13: 9780807841204

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: July 2014

DOI: 10.5149/9781469616254_Kennedy

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. The Speeches in Acts

. The Speeches in Acts

(p.114) Chapter Six. The Speeches in Acts
New Testament Interpretation Through Rhetorical Criticism

George A. Kennedy

University of North Carolina Press

This chapter explores the “Book of Acts”, or the “Acts of the Apostles”. The chapter looks at the preface, narratives, speeches, and other letters in chronological order. This book was mainly intended for Theophilus as well as other readers and its primarily focus was the speeches of two figures: Peter and Paul. The next part of the chapter presents a discussion on the rhetorical features of discourses in Acts.

Keywords:   Book of Acts, Acts of the Apostles, Luke, Theophilus, Paul

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