quest for the Messiah

the history, literature, and theology of the Johannine community
  • 492 Pages
  • 2.72 MB
  • English
Abingdon , Nashville
Jesus Christ -- History of doctrines -- Early church, ca. 30-600., Bible. N.T. John -- Criticism, interpretation, etc., Bible. N.T. Epistle of John, 1st -- Criticism, interpretation, etc., Messiah -- Biblical teac
StatementJohn Painter.
LC ClassificationsBS2615.2 .P254 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 492 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1421477M
ISBN 100687351537
LC Control Number93031675

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Flat-Rate Shipping. Now with a lengthy new postscript, the new paperback edition of this widely praised book updates you on the continuing saga of the Third Quest for the historical Jesus.

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This book will change your mind.”Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. In this follow-up to the book God’s Not Dead (that inspired the movie), Man, Myth, Messiah looks at the evidence for the historical Jesus and exposes the notions of skeptics that Jesus was a contrived figure of ancient mythology.

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Missler takes what many might consider ordinary passages of Scripture and shows their extraordinary testimony of the promised Messiah.

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The remainder of the chapter is spent on the scholars that believe Jesus actually saw himself as the Jewish Messiah. Witherington tackles a lot in this volume on the Third Quest for the Historical Jesus, and for the most part, keeps a consistent, scholarly tone throughout the book.

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The quest for the historical Jesus consists of academic efforts to determine what words and actions, if any, may be attributed to Jesus, and to use the findings to provide portraits of the historical Jesus.

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A. Gordon (page images at HathiTrust; US access only).To answer that question William Struse takes you on a Biblical adventure in search of the promised Messiah. Of all the prophetic texts in the Bible, and by some counts there are overthere is only one prophecy which gives a specific datable timeline for the coming of the Messiah.