The Missing Jesus: Rabbinic Judaism and the New Testament / Edition 1

The Missing Jesus: Rabbinic Judaism and the New Testament / Edition 1

by Bruce D. Chilton, Carl A. Elliott
     
 

ISBN-10: 0391041835

ISBN-13: 9780391041837

Pub. Date: 01/01/2003

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

How can Jesus be said to be “missing”? What is “missing” is not by any means reference to Jesus: what is missing is rather an entire dimension of his identity. The “missing” Jesus is Jesus within Judaism.

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How can Jesus be said to be “missing”? What is “missing” is not by any means reference to Jesus: what is missing is rather an entire dimension of his identity. The “missing” Jesus is Jesus within Judaism.

This publication has also been published in paper please click here for details.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780391041837
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/2003
Series:
Biblical Studies and Religious Studies
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
6.38(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.79(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Contributors
Abbreviations
Introduction: Finding a Context for Jesus1
The Misplaced Jesus: Interpreting Jesus in a Judaic Context11
Response: Mapping a Place for Jesus41
Contexts of Comparison: Reciprocally Reading Gospels' and Rabbis' Parables45
Response. Neusner's "Contexts of Comparison"69
The Gospels and Rabbinic Halakah77
Response. Reconstructing the Halakah of Jesus: Appropriating Early and Late Sources101
Getting It Right: Jesus, James, and Questions of Sanctity107
Response: Dividing it Right: Who is a Jew and What is a Christian?125
Conclusion: Jesus within Judaism135
Some Significant Dates in the History of Judaism and Christianity157
Index of Ancient Writings161
Index of Modern Authors170
Index of Subjects173

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