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The Resource Christian origins : an account of the setting and character of the most important messianic sect of Judaism, Christopher Rowland

Christian origins : an account of the setting and character of the most important messianic sect of Judaism, Christopher Rowland

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Christian origins : an account of the setting and character of the most important messianic sect of Judaism
Title
Christian origins
Title remainder
an account of the setting and character of the most important messianic sect of Judaism
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Rowland
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
S3O
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1947-
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Rowland, Christopher
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain)
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  • Jesus
  • Christianity and other religions
  • Judaism
  • Church history
  • Religious thought
Label
Christian origins : an account of the setting and character of the most important messianic sect of Judaism, Christopher Rowland
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Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: 1985
  • Omslagets undertitel: The setting and character of the most important messianic sect of Judaism
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- The Rock Whence Ye Were Hewn -- An Approach to Ancient Judaism -- The Jews After the Exile -- Jewish Life and Thought at the Beginning of the Common Era from the Perspective of the Study of Christian Origins -- God's Covenant with the Jews -- The God of the Covenant -- The Heavenly Host -- Angelic Mediators -- The Temple -- Festivals -- The Synagogue -- The Torah -- The Interpretation of Scripture -- Apocalyptic Approaches to Scripture: The Disclosure of Heavenly Knowledge -- Schools of Thought: An Introduction to Sectarianism in the Second Temple Period -- Schools of Thought: An Outline of Jewish Groups in the First Century CE -- Diaspora Judaism -- The Expression of Hope -- Pragmatism and Hope in Second Temple Judaism -- The Emergence of a Messianic Sect -- Early Christianity: What Kind of Religious Movement? -- The Centrality of Eschatology in Primitive Christian Belief -- The World of Jesus and the First Christians -- The Quest for the Historical Jesus -- Using the Gospels to Establish the Character of Jesus' Life and Message -- John the Baptist -- The Proclamation of the Kingdom of God -- The Parables -- Other Teaching -- The Signs of the Coming Kingdom -- Jesus and the Future -- Jesus and Second Temple Judaism -- The Death of Jesus -- Jesus' Personal Claim -- The Resurrection Narratives -- Christianity Before and Apart from Paul -- Situation and System in Paul's Letters -- Major Themes of Paul's Letters -- Apostle to the Gentiles -- Paul's Method as an Apostle -- Paul and the Torah -- Membership of the People of God -- Paul and Israel -- The Problem of Authority -- Early Christian Initiation and Worship -- The Emergence of Beliefs About Jesus -- Differing Models of Ministry -- Coming to Terms with the Old Age
Control code
ocn186329523
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xxvi, 451 p.
Isbn
9780281053667
System control number
(OCoLC)186329523
Label
Christian origins : an account of the setting and character of the most important messianic sect of Judaism, Christopher Rowland
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: 1985
  • Omslagets undertitel: The setting and character of the most important messianic sect of Judaism
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- The Rock Whence Ye Were Hewn -- An Approach to Ancient Judaism -- The Jews After the Exile -- Jewish Life and Thought at the Beginning of the Common Era from the Perspective of the Study of Christian Origins -- God's Covenant with the Jews -- The God of the Covenant -- The Heavenly Host -- Angelic Mediators -- The Temple -- Festivals -- The Synagogue -- The Torah -- The Interpretation of Scripture -- Apocalyptic Approaches to Scripture: The Disclosure of Heavenly Knowledge -- Schools of Thought: An Introduction to Sectarianism in the Second Temple Period -- Schools of Thought: An Outline of Jewish Groups in the First Century CE -- Diaspora Judaism -- The Expression of Hope -- Pragmatism and Hope in Second Temple Judaism -- The Emergence of a Messianic Sect -- Early Christianity: What Kind of Religious Movement? -- The Centrality of Eschatology in Primitive Christian Belief -- The World of Jesus and the First Christians -- The Quest for the Historical Jesus -- Using the Gospels to Establish the Character of Jesus' Life and Message -- John the Baptist -- The Proclamation of the Kingdom of God -- The Parables -- Other Teaching -- The Signs of the Coming Kingdom -- Jesus and the Future -- Jesus and Second Temple Judaism -- The Death of Jesus -- Jesus' Personal Claim -- The Resurrection Narratives -- Christianity Before and Apart from Paul -- Situation and System in Paul's Letters -- Major Themes of Paul's Letters -- Apostle to the Gentiles -- Paul's Method as an Apostle -- Paul and the Torah -- Membership of the People of God -- Paul and Israel -- The Problem of Authority -- Early Christian Initiation and Worship -- The Emergence of Beliefs About Jesus -- Differing Models of Ministry -- Coming to Terms with the Old Age
Control code
ocn186329523
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xxvi, 451 p.
Isbn
9780281053667
System control number
(OCoLC)186329523

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