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The Resource The historical Jesus in context, Amy-Jill Levine, Dale C. Allison, Jr., and John Dominic Crossan, editors

The historical Jesus in context, Amy-Jill Levine, Dale C. Allison, Jr., and John Dominic Crossan, editors

Label
The historical Jesus in context
Title
The historical Jesus in context
Statement of responsibility
Amy-Jill Levine, Dale C. Allison, Jr., and John Dominic Crossan, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Historical Jesus in Context is a landmark collection that places the gospel narratives in their full literary, social, and archaeological context. More than twenty-five internationally recognized experts offer new translations and descriptions of a broad range of texts that shed new light on the Jesus of history, including pagan prayers and private inscriptions, miracle tales and martyrdoms, parables and fables, divorce decrees and imperial propaganda. The translated materials--from Christian, Coptic, and Jewish as well as Greek, Roman, and Egyptian texts--extend beyond single phrases to e
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1956-
  • 1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Levine, Amy-Jill
  • Allison, Dale C.
  • Crossan, John Dominic
Series statement
Princeton readings in religions
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  • Jesus Christ
  • Jésus-Christ
  • Jesus Christ
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Historicity of Jesus Christ
  • Sociale aspecten
  • Archeologische aspecten
Label
The historical Jesus in context, Amy-Jill Levine, Dale C. Allison, Jr., and John Dominic Crossan, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Archaeological contributions to the study of Jesus and the Gospels / Jonathan L. Reed -- Josephus on John the Baptist and other Jewish prophets of deliverance / Craig A. Evans -- Abba and Father: imperial theology in the contexts of Jesus and the Gospels / Mary Rose D'Angelo -- Miraculous conceptions and births in Mediterranean antiquity / Charles H. Talbert -- First and Second Enoch: a cry against oppression and the promise of deliverance / George W.E. Nickelsburg -- Jesus and the Dead Sea scrolls / Peter Flint -- The Chreia / David B. Gowler -- The Galilean charismatic and Rabbinic piety: the holy man in the Talmudic literature / Alan J. Avery-Peck -- Miracle stories: the god Asclepius, the Pythagorean philosophers, and the Roman rulers / Wendy Cotter -- The Mithras liturgy / Marvin Meyer -- Apuleius of Madauros / Ian H. Henderson -- The parable in the Hebrew Bible and Rabbinic literature / Gary G. Porton -- The Aesop tradition / Lawrence M. Wills -- Targum, Jesus, and the Gospels / Bruce Chilton
  • The Psalms of Solomon / Joseph L. Trafton -- Moral and ritual purity / Jonathan Klawans -- Gospel and Talmud / Herbert W. Basser -- Philo of Alexandria / Gregory E. Sterling -- The law of Roman divorce in the time of Christ / Thomas A.J. McGinn -- Associations in the ancient world / John S. Kloppenborg -- Anointing traditions / Teresa J. Hornsby -- The Passover Haggadah / Calum Carmichael -- Joseph and Aseneth: food as an identity marker / Randall D. Chesnutt -- The Pliny and Trajan correspondence / Bradley M. Peper and Mark DelCogliano -- Imitations of Greek epic in the Gospels / Dennis R. MacDonald -- Narratives of noble death / Robert Doran -- Isaiah 53:1-12 (Septuagint) / Ben Witherington III -- Thallus on the Crucifixion / Dale C. Allison Jr
Control code
ocn436060084
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 440 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400827374
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttzvmh
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436060084
Label
The historical Jesus in context, Amy-Jill Levine, Dale C. Allison, Jr., and John Dominic Crossan, editors
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Archaeological contributions to the study of Jesus and the Gospels / Jonathan L. Reed -- Josephus on John the Baptist and other Jewish prophets of deliverance / Craig A. Evans -- Abba and Father: imperial theology in the contexts of Jesus and the Gospels / Mary Rose D'Angelo -- Miraculous conceptions and births in Mediterranean antiquity / Charles H. Talbert -- First and Second Enoch: a cry against oppression and the promise of deliverance / George W.E. Nickelsburg -- Jesus and the Dead Sea scrolls / Peter Flint -- The Chreia / David B. Gowler -- The Galilean charismatic and Rabbinic piety: the holy man in the Talmudic literature / Alan J. Avery-Peck -- Miracle stories: the god Asclepius, the Pythagorean philosophers, and the Roman rulers / Wendy Cotter -- The Mithras liturgy / Marvin Meyer -- Apuleius of Madauros / Ian H. Henderson -- The parable in the Hebrew Bible and Rabbinic literature / Gary G. Porton -- The Aesop tradition / Lawrence M. Wills -- Targum, Jesus, and the Gospels / Bruce Chilton
  • The Psalms of Solomon / Joseph L. Trafton -- Moral and ritual purity / Jonathan Klawans -- Gospel and Talmud / Herbert W. Basser -- Philo of Alexandria / Gregory E. Sterling -- The law of Roman divorce in the time of Christ / Thomas A.J. McGinn -- Associations in the ancient world / John S. Kloppenborg -- Anointing traditions / Teresa J. Hornsby -- The Passover Haggadah / Calum Carmichael -- Joseph and Aseneth: food as an identity marker / Randall D. Chesnutt -- The Pliny and Trajan correspondence / Bradley M. Peper and Mark DelCogliano -- Imitations of Greek epic in the Gospels / Dennis R. MacDonald -- Narratives of noble death / Robert Doran -- Isaiah 53:1-12 (Septuagint) / Ben Witherington III -- Thallus on the Crucifixion / Dale C. Allison Jr
Control code
ocn436060084
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 440 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400827374
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttzvmh
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436060084

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