Jesus the Miracle Worker: A Historical and Theological Study by Graham H. Twelftree

By Graham H. Twelftree

"Jesus went all through Galilee, teachingproclaimingand therapeutic each sickness and each illness one of the people." (Mt 4:23)

Few this day doubt that Jesus used to be seen by means of a lot of his contemporaries as a miracle employee. and lots of students this present day could agree that Jesus was once a healer and an exorcist. yet what does this suggest? was once Jesus easily a grasp at relieving mental misery, a healer of psychosomatic disease, a purveyor of paranormal treatment? What exceptional Jesus from different miracle staff of the traditional international? And what should still we make then of his stilling the typhoon, his jogging at the sea, his feeding of the 5 thousand?

In this research of the miracles of Jesus, Graham Twelftree broadly examines the miracles inside every one Gospel narrative. He evaluates Jesus' personal knowing of the miracles, weighs the old reliability of the miracle tales, and considers the query of miracles and the fashionable mind.

This booklet maps and explores the borderlands among the affirmations of religion and the conclusions of old approach. Are a few miracles easily extra open to old verification than others? With the historic examine of Jesus once more shooting the eye of the media and the general public, this well timed e-book courageously steps ahead to enquire the tough questions.

Jesus the Miracle Worker is a accomplished and textbook learn of the miracles of Jesus, written by means of a well-known specialist within the old research of the exorcisms of Jesus.

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