Studying the Historical Jesus: Evaluations of the State of Current Research

Studying the Historical Jesus: Evaluations of the State of Current Research

by Craig A. Evans
     
 

This coordinated collection of studies provides important critical assessments of recent progress in Life of Jesus research. Topics treated include Jesus and Palestinian politics, the parables and miracles of Jesus, and the Jesus tradition in extracanonical sources. See more details below

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This coordinated collection of studies provides important critical assessments of recent progress in Life of Jesus research. Topics treated include Jesus and Palestinian politics, the parables and miracles of Jesus, and the Jesus tradition in extracanonical sources.

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Offers critical assessments of Life of Jesus research in the last generation, with emphasis on work that is quite recent, providing both graduate students and veteran scholars with a point of entry into some of the major topics involved in the critical study of the historical Jesus. Topics treated include Jesus and Palestinian politics, Jesus tradition in Paul, Jesus in extracanonical Gospels, and Jesus' parables, miracles, death, and resurrection. The contributors include Marcus J. Borg, James H. Charlesworth, James D.G. Dunn, Sean Freyne, Richard Horsley, and Helmut Koester. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9789004099821
Publisher:
BRILL
Publication date:
12/28/1993
Series:
New Testament Tools and Studies, #19
Pages:
350

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