Resurrection: A Symbol of Hope
by Lloyd Geering


Selected Bibliography (These are arranged in chronological order or appearance)

D. F. STRAUSS, The Life of Jesus, fourth edition, 1840 (Eng. trans. 1846).

SAMUEL BUTLER, The Evidence for the Resurrection of Jesus Christ, as Given by the Four Evangelists, Critically Examined, written in Canterbury, New Zealand, 1859-64.

WILLIAM HANNA, The Forty Days after Our Lord’s Resurrection, 1863.

B. F. WESTCOTT, The Gospel of the Resurrection, 1865.

EDWIN A. ABBOTT, Through Nature to Christ, pp. 345-390, 1877.

B. F. WESTCOTT, The Revelation of the Risen Lord, 1881.

W. MILLIGAN, The Resurrection of our Lord, 1881.

S. D. F. SALMOND, The Christian Doctrine of Immortality, 1895.

R. H. CHARLES, A Critical History of the Doctrine of a Future Life in Israel, in Judaism, and in Christianity, 1899 (rev. ed. 1913).

P. W. SCHMIEDEL, Resurrection- and Ascension-Narratives, Encyclopaedia Biblica, Vol. IV, 1903.

W. J. SPARROW SIMPSON, Our Lord’s Resurrection, 1905.

KIRSOPP LAKE, The Historical Evidence for the Resurrection of Jesus Christ, 1907.

JAMES ORR, The Resurrection of Jesus, 1908.

JAMES DENNEY, Jesus and His Gospel, 1908.

W. J. SPARROW SIMPSON, ‘Resurrection of Christ’, Hasting’s Dictionary of Christ and the Gospels, Vol. II, 1908

W. J. SPARROW SIMPSON, The Resurrection and Modern Thought, 1911.

JOHANNES WEISS, Earliest Christianity, 1914 (Eng. trans. 1937).

B. H. STREETER, et al, Immortality, 1917.

J. H. LECKIE, The World to Come and Final Destiny, 1918.

J. M. SHAW, Resurrection of Christ, 1918.

P. GARDNER-SMITH, The Narratives of the Resurrection, 1926.

MAURICE GOGUEL, Jesus the Nazarene, 1926.

C. J. WRIGHT, Miracle in History and in Modern Thought, 1929.

FRANK MORISON, Who Moved the Stone?, 1930.

W. KÜNNETH, The Theology of the Resurrection, 1933 (Eng. trans. 1965).

JOHN BAILLIE, And the Life Everlasting, 1934.

R. H. LIGHTFOOT, Locality and Doctrine in the Gospels, 1938.

G. H. C. MACGREGOR, ‘The Growth of the Resurrection Faith’, Expository Times, Vol. L, pp. 217-20, 280-3, 1939.

C. V. PILCHER, The Hereafter in Jewish and Christian Thought, 1940.

A. M. RAMSAY, The Resurrection of Christ, 1945.

MAURICE GOGUEL, The Birth of Christianity, 1946 (Eng. trans. 1953).

H. A. WILLIAMS, Jesus and the Resurrection, 1951.

EMIL BRUNNER, Eternal Hope, 1954

HANS GRASS, Oester Geschehen und Oester Berichte, 1956.

GÜNTHER BORNKAMM, Jesus of Nazareth, 1956 (Eng. trans. 1960).

R. MART1N-ACHARD, From Death to Life, 1956 (Eng. trans. 1960)

R. R. NIEBUHR, Resurrection and Historical Reason, 1957.

C. H. DODD, The Appearances of the Risen Christ’, 1957, in More New Testament Studies, 1968.

GERHARD GLOEGE, The Day of His Coming, 1960 (Eng. trans. 1963).

H. VON CAMPENHAUSEN, Tradition and Life in the Church, 1960 (Eng. trans. 1968).

D. M. STANLEY, Christ’s Resurrection in Pauline Soteriology, 1961.

J. A. T. ROBINSON, Resurrection in the New Testament, Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Vol. 4, 1962.

T. H. CASTER, Resurrection, ibid., 1962.

HUGH ANDERSON, Jesus and Christian Origins, 1964.

J. A. SCHEP, The Nature of the Resurrection Body, 1964.

W. PANNENBERG, Jesus -- God and Man, 1964 (Eng. trans. 1968).

JAMES MACLENNAN, Resurrection: Then and Now, 1965

HUGH ANDERSON, ‘The Easter Witness of the Evangelists’, in The New Testament in Historical and Contemporary Perspective, ed. by H. Anderson and W. Barclay, 1965.

KRISTER STENDAHL, Immortality and Resurrection, 1965.

NEILL Q. HAMILTON, Resurrection Tradition and the Composition of Mark, Journal of Biblical Literature, Vol. LXXXIV, pp. 415-21, 1965.

D. P. FULLER, Easter Faith and History, 1965.

G. W. H. LAMPE and D. M. MCKINNON, The Resurrection, 1966.

L. C. GEERING, et a1., What Does the Resurrection Mean?, 1966.

PIERRE BENOIT, The Passion and Resurrection of Jesus Christ, 1966 (Eng. trans. 1969).

NEVILLE CLARKE, Interpreting the Resurrection, 1967.

S. H HOOKE, The Resurrection of Christ as History and Experience, 1967.

H. H. REX, Did Jesus Rise from the Dead?, 1967.

J. L. WILSON, Ed., The Third Day He Rose Again, 1968.

C. D. F. MOULE, Ed., The Significance of the Message of the Resurrection for Faith in Jesus Christ, 1968.

W. MARXSEN, The Resurrection of Jesus of Nazareth, 1968 (Eng. trans. 1970).

B. ROBERT BATER, Towards a More Biblical View of the Resurrection, Interpretation, Vol. XXIII, pp. 47-65, 1969.

H. D. BETZ, ‘The Origin and Nature of Christian Faith According to the Emmaus Legend’, Interpretation, Vol. XXIII, pp. 32-46, 1969.

JEAN DANIÉLOU, La Résurrection 1969.

W. R. FARMER, ‘The Resurrection of Jesus Christ’, Religion in Life, Vol. XXXIX, pp. 365-70, 1970.

C. F. EVANS, Resurrection and the New Testament, 1970.