Jews And Christians

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Overview

This collection of learned essays helps to clarify the extent to which we can speak of the parting of the ways between Christianity and Judaism in the period spanned by two Jewish revolts against Rome.

Twelve internationally respected scholars carefully analyze the chief Jewish and Christian documents and traditions relating to the period, drawing out their significance for the topic. The result is an integrated and comprehensive study of the diverging trajectories of Judaism and early Christianity.

Contributors:
Philip S. Alexander
Neville Birdsall
Andrew Chester
James D. G. Dunn
Martin Goodman
Martin Hengel
William Horbury
Hermann Lichtenberger
John McHugh
Christopher Rowland
Graham N. Stanton
Peter Stuhlmacher

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780802844989
  • Publisher: Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 4/7/1999
  • Pages: 416
  • Lexile: 1470L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 0.93 (w) x 6.00 (h) x 9.00 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
"The Parting of the Ways" from the Perspective of Rabbinic Judaism 1
Diaspora Reactions to the Destruction of the Temple 27
The Septuagint as a Collection of Writings Claimed by Christians: Justin and the Church Fathers before Origen 39
Syncretistic Features in Jewish and Jewish-Christian Baptism Movements 85
Matthew's Christology and the Parting of the Ways 99
A note on the textual evidence for the omission of Matthew 9:34 117
"In Him was Life": John's Gospel and the Parting of the Ways 123
The Understanding of Christ in the Pauline School: A Sketch 159
The Question of Anti-semitism in the New Testament Writings of the Period 177
The Parting of the Ways: The Evidence of Jewish and Christian Apocalyptic and Mystical Material 213
The Parting of the Ways: Eschatology and Messianic Hope 239
Jewish-Christian Relations in Barnabas and Justin Martyr 315
Problems of the Clementine Literature 347
Concluding Summary and Postscript 363
List of Contributors 369
Indexes 371
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