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Appendix A

This table details the occurrences of “God uses” language in the texts. To indicate the importance of this language to the work the frequency of its occurrence is given, along with the ratio of the occurrences of this language to the parallel terms identified in Appendix B. For the purposes of this analysis the main

Appendix B

This table details the occurrences of direct and implied synonyms and parallels to “God uses” language in the texts. The data columns contain the number of separate occurrences of the given parallel in each work. The Total column provides the sum of these occurrences whilst the Frequency column shows the number of works in which

Appendix C

This table details the Biblical characters who are described by the authors as having been used by God. The data columns contain the number of separate appearances of these characters in each work. Where an entire chapter is dedicated to a particular character, this is counted as one appearance. The Total column provides the sum

Appendix D

A list of the RSV translations of the occurrences of chraomai in the NT. The underlined words indicate the translation of the construction that includes chraomai. Acts 27:3 The next day we put in at Sidon; and Julius treated Paul kindly, and gave him leave to go to his friends and be cared for. (RSV)

Appendix E

A list of the RSV translations of the occurrences of skeuos in the NT. The underlined words indicate the translation of the construction that includes skeuos. Matt 12:29 Or how can one enter a strong man’s house and plunder his goods, unless he first binds the strong man? Then indeed he may plunder his house.

Appendix F

Infotrac Database Search Details Titles Searched Daily Mail (London, England), Daily Telegraph (London, England), Guardian (London, England), Mail On Sunday (London, England), Observer (London, England), Sunday Telegraph (London, England), Sunday Times (London, England), Times (London, England) Search 1 – “used” in full text on 01/03/2010 http://find.galegroup.com/gtx/infomark.do?selectedTab=ALL&searchType=AdvancedSearchForm&ssso=DateDescend&type=search&tabID=T004&prodId=SPN.SP00&queryId=Locale%28en%2C%2C%29%3AFQE%3D%28tx%2CNone%2C4%29used%3AAnd%3ALQE%3D%28AC%2CNone%2C8%29fulltext%3AAnd%3ALQE%3D%28DA%2CNone%2C8%2920100301%24&version=1.0&userGroupName=sto_eare&source=gale&infoPage=infoMarkPage Search 2 – “use” in full text on 01/03/2010

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