‘Ascended far above all the heavens’: Rhetorical functioning of Psalm 68:18 in Ephesians 4:8–10?

The letter to the Ephesians employs various communicative strategies in responding to the rhetorical situation of its implied recipients. Focusing on the recipients’ new identity and ethos ἐν Χριστῷ [in Christ], the text emphasises supernatural elements such as resurrection, ascension, heavenly plac...

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Main Author: Elna Mouton
Format: Article
Published: AOSIS 2014-03-01
Series:HTS Teologiese Studies/Theological Studies
Online Access:http://www.hts.org.za/index.php/HTS/article/view/2058