Putting Jesus In His Place

Putting Jesus In His Place

by Halvor Moxnes
     
 

ISBN-10: 0664223109

ISBN-13: 9780664223106

Pub. Date: 11/30/2003

Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press

This is a study of the Historical Jesus that pays close attention to the role of space and place, from house to kingdom, for understanding Jesus' identity. Halvor Moxnes employs a sociological and anthropological approach that promises to give greater depth to our perceptions of Jesus.

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This is a study of the Historical Jesus that pays close attention to the role of space and place, from house to kingdom, for understanding Jesus' identity. Halvor Moxnes employs a sociological and anthropological approach that promises to give greater depth to our perceptions of Jesus.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780664223106
Publisher:
Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date:
11/30/2003
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
236
Sales rank:
522,768
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Ch. 1What Is in a Place?1
Ch. 2Home Is the Beginning of Place: Jesus in the Context of House and Household22
Ch. 3Leaving Place: Farewell to Household46
Ch. 4Leaving Male Space: Eunuchs in the Jesus Movement72
Ch. 5Entering Queer Space91
Ch. 6Kingdom Returns Home108
Ch. 7The Power of Place: Exorcist and His Kingdom125
Ch. 8Jesus, Household, and Kingdom in Galilee142
Abbreviations158
Notes160
Bibliography195
Index of Scripture and Ancient Sources208
Index of Authors214
Index of Subjects219

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