You can almost forgive him for using the phrase—he at least defines it. But, I still hate the phrase...
Wednesday, May 09, 2012
More than an event
In a footnote after using that horrendous expression, “the Christ event,” Marshall says, “I regret this cumbersome, impersonal phrase, but some vocabulary is needed to express the sum total of Christ and what he did, that is, to include the coming of the person and the activity that he performed.”—New Testament Theology, page 174