Jesus and Scripture: Studying the New Testament Use of the Old Testament
Jesus and Scripture is a small, tidy book which seeks to “describe Jesus’ use of scripture” (5). In order to arrive at his goal, Moyise tells us: “If we are to understand Jesus’ use of Scripture we must engage in historical criticism to decide what Jesus must have said to give rise to the various accounts we find in the Gospels” (5).
What follows after this is an attempt to explain how various theological camps try to arrive at what Jesus must have said. He outlines three approaches. The maximal