Jesus: Word Made Flesh

Author: Gerard S. Sloyan

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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.

Series: Engaging Theology: Catholic Perspectives
Features: Bibliography, Index
Physical Info: 0.42" H x 9.0" L x 6.06" W (0.63 lbs) 168 pages
Publisher: Liturgical Press
US SRP: 19.95 US
Binding: Paperback
Pub Date: May 2008

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).

Rich in familiarity with Jesus Jewish world, Gerard Sloyan helps us discover a Jesus thoroughly situated in his own time and place. This impressive, clearly written work challenges readers to see both the historical Jesus who preached the in-breaking of Gods reign and the post-resurrection Jesus whom Christians named Lord and Savior.

Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Religion | Biblical Criticism & Interpretation | New Testament
- Religion | Christian Theology | Christology
LC Subjects:
- Jesus Christ
Dewey: 232
LCCN: 2007052136

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Jesus: Word Made Flesh
Author: Gerard S. Sloyan

 

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This impressive, clearly written work challenges readers to see both the historical Jesus who preached the in-breaking of Gods reign and the post-resurrection Jesus whom Christians named Lord and Savior.
  


 

 

 

 

 

 

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