The Jewish teachers of Jesus, James, and Jude : what earliest Christianity learned from the Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha

Jews have sometimes been reluctant to claim Jesus as one of their own; Christians have often been reluctant to acknowledge the degree to which Jesus' message and mission were at home amidst, and shaped by, the Judaism of the Second Temple Period. In this book, David deSilva introduces readers t...

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Main Author: DeSilva, David Arthur
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York Oxford University Press 2013, 2013
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Summary:Jews have sometimes been reluctant to claim Jesus as one of their own; Christians have often been reluctant to acknowledge the degree to which Jesus' message and mission were at home amidst, and shaped by, the Judaism of the Second Temple Period. In this book, David deSilva introduces readers to the ancient Jewish writings known as the Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha and examines their formative impact on the teachings and mission of Jesus and his half-brothers, James and Jude
Physical Description:1 online resource
ISBN:9780199979073