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

Border Lines

Daniel Boyarin University of Pennsylvania Press

The historical separation between Judaism and Christianity is often figured as a clearly defined break of a single entity into two separate religions. Following this model, there would have been one r

ISBN10 : 9780812203844 , ISBN13 : 0812203844

Page Number : 392

The Jewish Jesus

Peter Schäfer Princeton University Press

"Watching Peter Schafer explicate Jewish and Christian texts is like watching a great restorer work on a fresco damaged by time, wind, and water. Blurred outlines come into focus, dull colors become b

ISBN10 : 0691153906 , ISBN13 : 9780691153902

Page Number : 349

Dying For God

Daniel Boyarin Stanford University Press

Scholars have come to realize that we can and need to speak of a twin birth of Christianity and Judaism, not a genealogy in which one is parent to the other. In this book, the author develops a revise

ISBN10 : 0804737045 , ISBN13 : 9780804737043

Page Number : 247

Unheroic Conduct

Daniel Boyarin Univ of California Press

In a book that will both enlighten and provoke, Daniel Boyarin offers an alternative to the prevailing Euroamerican warrior/patriarch model of masculinity and recovers the Jewish ideal of the gentle,

ISBN10 : 9780520919761 , ISBN13 : 0520919769

Page Number : 433

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

Two Powers In Heaven

Alan F. Segal BRILL

In this study of the rabbinic heretics who believed in "Two Powers in Heaven," Alan Segal explores some relationships between rabbinic Judaism, Merkabah mysticism, and early Christianity. "Two Powers

ISBN10 : 9780391041721 , ISBN13 : 039104172X

Page Number : 313