Jesus: Word Made Flesh

Jesus: Word Made Flesh (Paperback)

By Gerard S Sloyan 
Publisher: Michael Glazier Books
Edition: Paperback
Language: English
ISBN: 0814659918
EAN: 9780814659915
No. of Units: 1
No. of Pages: 194
Publish Date: 2008-4-1
Binding: Paperback
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This book means to explore who Jesus was, is, and is to come, and by what series of events this man of Jewish history came to be viewed by millions as a man of God-like powers in their present lives and their hoped for future." Rich in familiarity with Jesus' Jewish world, Gerard Sloyan helps us discover a Jesus thoroughly situated in his own time and place. Grounded in the New Testament gospels, Sloyan's study leads us to an already interpreted Jesus, distinctly portrayed by each evangelist. Going outside the New Testament, Sloyan takes us into the theological questions and developments that culminated in the affirmations of the councils of Nicaea and Chalcedon. This impressive, clearly written work challenges readers to see both the historical Jesus who preached the in-breaking of God's reign and the post-resurrection Jesus whom Christians named Lord and Savior.

"Gerard S. Sloyan, STD, PhD, is professor emeritus of religion at Temple University and currently visiting professor at Georgetown University, Washington, DC. He has written extensively on Jesus, including "The Crucifixion of Jesus" (Fortress Press, 1995) and "Why Jesus Died" (Fortress Press, 2004).""

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Title: Jesus: Word Made Flesh
Publisher: Michael Glazier Books
Author: Gerard S Sloyan
Edition: Paperback
Language: English
ISBN: 0814659918
EAN: 9780814659915
No. of Units: 1
No. of Pages: 194
Publish Date: 2008-4-1
Binding: Paperback

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