Jesus in Continuum (Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum by Tom Holmén

By Tom Holmén

one of many imperative features of the newest ancient Jesus learn has been the try to find Jesus plausibly inside of first-century Judaism. much less emphasis has been put on the query to whether or how, if in any respect, a twin of Jesus in the Jewish context additionally fits and money owed for the heritage of the impact and reception of Jesus in early Christianity. Tom Holmén urges that the Christian reception background of Jesus take delivery of a formal function in examine. He argues that the scrutiny of the reception shouldn't be an insignificant appendage to the extra cautious research of Jesus inside of Judaism. in its place, the reception could be given both critical consciousness and shape a vital part of scholarly objectives. accordingly, one not reports Jesus 'within Judaism' yet 'in continuum,' particularly within the continuum from early Judaism to early Christianity. The articles of this quantity define a continuum method of the ancient Jesus. they're divided into 3 parts showing diverse facets of the continuum strategy: theoretical points, Jesus meets Christianity, and Jesus from Judaism to Christianity.

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