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The Falling Star and the Rising Son: Luke 10:17-24 and Second Temple "Satan" Traditions

Jon Carman
Baylor University

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Luke’s purposeful arrangement of material in 10:17-24 creates a juxtaposition between Jesus and Satan. An examination of the passage that takes into account the larger matrix of Satan or "Satan"-like traditions in Second Temple Judaism offers a better understanding of certain aspects of Luke’s Christology.

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