Download e-book for iPad: A New Perspective on Jesus (Acadia Studies in Bible and by James D. G. Dunn

By James D. G. Dunn

ISBN-10: 0801027101

ISBN-13: 9780801027109

during this compelling examine, well known writer James D. G. Dunn presents a critique of the search for the ancient Jesus. Dunn claims that the search has been faulty from the beginning in its try and separate the ancient Jesus from the Christ of faith.

Dunn argues that Jesus students have continuously didn't realize how the early disciples' pre-Easter religion and a predominantly oral tradition formed the way in which the tales approximately Jesus have been instructed and handed on. Dunn additionally examines the results of oral transmission for our knowing of Synoptic relationships.

A New viewpoint on Jesus proposes a metamorphosis in course for Jesus scholarship. it will likely be of curiosity to pastors, church leaders, scholars, and considerate laypersons in need of a clean viewpoint on Jesus studies.

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