The Historical Jesus: A Comprehensive Guide
Comprehensively detailing the sources for our knowledge of Jesus, Theissen and Merz fully explore the historical and social context of Jesus and his activity. They then unfold what we can know about Jesus' characteristics as a charismatic teacher, a Jewish prophet, a healer, a teller of parables and an ethical teacher. Finally, they examine closely the historical question surrounding Jesus' last supper, his violent death, the accounts of Easter, and the beginnings of Christology.
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Review: Historical Jesus: A Comprehensive GuideUser Review - Pete daPixie - Goodreads
A monster piece of work this is. A comprehensive guide is something of an under statement. A textbook is what it is. Two authors involved, Gerd Theissen (Prof. of New Testament Studies at Heidelberg ... Read full review
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Know now that this is not a book you will read straight through! It is a reference book, and it will tell you everything you ever need to know about Jesus from a historical perspective.
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