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Jesus / Edition 1
     

Jesus / Edition 1

by David F. Ford, Mike Higton
 

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ISBN-10: 0192893165

ISBN-13: 9780192893161

Pub. Date: 02/28/2002

Publisher: Oxford University Press

This Oxford Reader brings together an extensive range of ancient and modern documents to convey the many ways in which the figure of Jesus has stimulated and provoked responses over the last 2,000 years. It features more than 340 extracts, including familiar material from key texts in the history of doctrine alongside a diverse sampling of devotional, popular,

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This Oxford Reader brings together an extensive range of ancient and modern documents to convey the many ways in which the figure of Jesus has stimulated and provoked responses over the last 2,000 years. It features more than 340 extracts, including familiar material from key texts in the history of doctrine alongside a diverse sampling of devotional, popular, liturgical, historical-critical, philosophical, and mystical texts. Selections include extracts from poems, songs, and plays, as well as from polemics, commentaries, manifestos, treatises, letters, novels, liturgies, and creeds. The rich and complex variety of responses to Jesus is represented in Christian, Jewish, Islamic, Hindu, Buddhist, and Zoroastrian texts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780192893161
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
02/28/2002
Series:
Oxford Readers Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
592
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 6.20(h) x 1.20(d)

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Table of Contents

General Introduction
PART 1. BIBLICAL AND PATRISTIC: To AD 451
The Life of Jesus
Jesus the Savior
Typology and Apology
The Development of Christianity
PART 2. BYZANTINE AND EARLY MEDIEVAL: 451-1208
Contemplating Christ
Christ and Culture
Byzantine and Early Medieval Debates
Christ beyond Christianity
PART 3. LATER MEDIEVAL AND RENAISSANCE: 1209-1516
Following Christ
The Benefits of Christ's Passion
Jesus and Judaism
PART 4. REFORMATION AND COUNTER-REFORMATION: 1517-1600
Christ and his Benefits
Christ in Word and Sacrament
Christ in Two Natures
Pursuing Christ
PART 5. EARLY MODERNITY: 1601-1789
The Drama of Christ
Crucified for Me
Discussing Doctrine
The Enlightenment
PART 6. THE NINETEENTH CENTURY: 1790-1913
The Historical Jesus
Humility
Christ and the Spirit
Life in Christ
Looking Eastwards
PART 7. THE TWENTIETH CENTURY: 1914-2000
Crisis
The Historical Jesus
Christ and Salvation
Retelling the Story
God Incarnate
Jesus beyond Christianity
The Face of Christ

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