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The First Christian

Paperback|Mar 2004
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144 Pages
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In this book Paul Zahl seeks a broader understanding of the life and teachings of Jesus. What was it within his message that burst his first-century Jewish context? What was creative, fresh, and universal about his message? What did Jesus maintain, within his own setting and period, that is still true and applicable today? In pursuing these questions, Zahl swims against the current of modern scholarship, arguing that Jesus was more "Christian" than "Jewish." Jesus' teaching concerning the kingdom of God is replete with Christian perspectives on human nature and salvation, and his insights into original sin and grace are closer to core Christianity than much recent literature acknowledges. Drawing from both Jewish and Christian thinkers, Zahl shows Jesus to be a saving figure, a christological figure, even a radically Protestant figure. Zahl also brings his fresh perspective into present-day focus by showing how Jesus' dynamic teachings still have worldwide impact. Zahl writes both as
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PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 201957
  • Product Code 0802821103
  • EAN 9780802821102
  • Pages 138
  • Department Academic
  • Category Biblical Studies
  • Sub-Category Christ
  • Publisher Eerdmans
  • Publication Date Mar 2004
  • Sales Rank 38695
  • Dimensions 228 x 151 x 12mm
  • Weight 0.233kg

Paul F M Zahl

Paul F. M. Zahl is Dean and President of Trinity Episcopal School for Ministry in Ambridge, Pennsylvania.

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