Jewish And Christian Doctrines

Jewish And Christian Doctrines

by Bruce Chilton, Jacob Neusner
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415173280

ISBN-13: 9780415173285

Pub. Date: 11/11/1999

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Jewish and Christian Doctrines presents a concise and lucid introduction to the foundations of Judaism and Christianity. The authors explore key documents ofJudaism and Christianity to elucidate and illuminate the doctrinal issues which the documents raise and to examine the similarities and differences between the two faiths.  See more details below

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Jewish and Christian Doctrines presents a concise and lucid introduction to the foundations of Judaism and Christianity. The authors explore key documents ofJudaism and Christianity to elucidate and illuminate the doctrinal issues which the documents raise and to examine the similarities and differences between the two faiths.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415173285
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/11/1999
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.69(d)
Lexile:
1350L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction1
Pt. 1The Messiah in the Mishnah, in the Gospels, and in Acts9
1What the Messiah stands for in the Mishnah11
2The Messiah in the Gospels and in Acts35
Pt. 2Who is the true Israel in Genesis Rabbah and in Paul?57
3Israel as the holy family In Genesis Rabbah59
4Body of Christ: Christianity's Israel in 1 Corinthians and Romans80
Pt. 3The meaning of history in Leviticus Rabbah and in Hebrews101
5The rule of pagan empires and the kingdom of God in Leviticus Rabbah103
6Christianity's history and the Epistle to the Hebrews124
Pt. 4Death and resurrection in the Talmud and in Origen143
7The death of death in the Talmud of Babylonia145
8Transformed life: Christianity's (and Origen's) resurrection165
Pt. 5Love of God in Song of Songs Rabbah and in Christian eschatology187
9Israel and God as teen-age lovers in Song of Songs Rabbah189
10The love of God in a fallen world: eschatology211
Notes229
Index237

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