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Jesus in His Jewish Context

Jesus in His Jewish Context

Geza Vermes (Author)


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In this stimulating work, one of the most renowned scholars of ancient Judaism explores how Jesus' proclamation of the kingdom and the earliest Jesus movement fit into the Jewish world of Judea and Galilee. In this revised edition of an earlier work, Vermes includes five new chapters.
  • Publisher Fortress Press
  • Format Paperback
  • ISBN 9780800636234
  • Dimensions 5 x 8
  • Pages 208
  • Publication Date June 10, 2003

Table of Contents

  1. Jesus the Jew
  2. The Gospel of Jesus the Jew I: A Historian's Reading of the Gospels
  3. The Gospel of Jesus the Jew II: The Father and His Kingdom
  4. The Gospel of Jesus the Jew III: Jesus and Christianity
  5. Jewish Studies and New Testament Interpretation
  6. Jewish Literature and New Testament Exegesis: Reflections on Methodology
  7. The Present State of the "Son of Man" Debate
  8. The Jesus Notice of Josephus Re-Examined
  9. A Summary of the Law by Flavius Josephus
  10. New Light on the "Binding of Isaac" from 4Q225
  11. The Dead Sea Scrolls 50 Years On
  12. Jesus the Jew and His Religion