The Jewish Gospels

Daniel Boyarin New Press, The

In July 2008 a front-page story in the New York Times reported on the discovery of an ancient Hebrew tablet, dating from before the birth of Jesus, which predicted a Messiah who would rise from the de

ISBN10 : 159558711X , ISBN13 : 9781595587114

Page Number : 224

The Jewish Gospels

Daniel Boyarin

Makes the powerful case that the conventional understandings of Jesus and the origins of Christianity are wrong: that Jesus' core teachings were not a break from Jewish beliefs and that Jesus was embr

ISBN10 : 9781595588784 , ISBN13 : 1595588787

Page Number : 200

Jesus The Jew

Géza Vermès Fortress Press

This now classic book is a significant corrective to several recent developments in the study of the historical Jesus. In contrast to depictions of Jesus as a wandering Cynic teacher, Geza Vermes offe

ISBN10 : 9781451408805 , ISBN13 : 1451408803

Page Number : 286

The Jewish Jesus

Peter Schäfer Princeton University Press

In late antiquity, as Christianity emerged from Judaism, it was not only the new religion that was being influenced by the old. The rise and revolutionary challenge of Christianity also had a profound

ISBN10 : 140084228X , ISBN13 : 9781400842285

Page Number : 368

A Radical Jew

Daniel Boyarin Univ of California Press

Daniel Boyarin turns to the Epistles of Paul as the spiritual autobiography of a first-century Jewish cultural critic. What led Paul—in his dramatic conversion to Christianity—to such a radical cr

ISBN10 : 9780520920361 , ISBN13 : 0520920368

Page Number : 400