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When History and Faith Collide: Studying Jesus

When History and Faith Collide: Studying Jesus

by Charles W. Hedrick
     
 

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Hedrick explores the tension, or collision, that occurs when one studies the Jesus of faith with the critical eye of historical scholarship. He outlines the nature of historical inquiry, gives a brief history of how scholars have understood Jesus, and identifies the essential issues confronting the reader of the New Testament Gospel accounts of Jesus:

Overview

Hedrick explores the tension, or collision, that occurs when one studies the Jesus of faith with the critical eye of historical scholarship. He outlines the nature of historical inquiry, gives a brief history of how scholars have understood Jesus, and identifies the essential issues confronting the reader of the New Testament Gospel accounts of Jesus: discrepancies, contradictions, and differences as well as strong similarities among different writers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801046544
Publisher:
Baker Publishing Group
Publication date:
06/01/1999
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.60(d)

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Meet the Author

Charles W. Hedrick is Distinguished Professor of Religion Emeritus at Missouri State University. He is also the author of Parables as Poetic Fiction and Many Things in Parables.

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