The Historical Jesus of the Gospels

The Historical Jesus of the Gospels

Craig S. Keener / Sep 20, 2019

The Historical Jesus of the Gospels The earliest substantive sources available for historical Jesus research are in the Gospels themselves when interpreted in their early Jewish setting their picture of Jesus is coherent and plausible

  • Title: The Historical Jesus of the Gospels
  • Author: Craig S. Keener
  • ISBN: 9780802862921
  • Page: 208
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The earliest substantive sources available for historical Jesus research are in the Gospels themselves when interpreted in their early Jewish setting, their picture of Jesus is coherent and plausible than are the competing theories offered by many modern scholars So argues Craig Keener in The Historical Jesus of the Gospels In exploring the depth and riches of thThe earliest substantive sources available for historical Jesus research are in the Gospels themselves when interpreted in their early Jewish setting, their picture of Jesus is coherent and plausible than are the competing theories offered by many modern scholars So argues Craig Keener in The Historical Jesus of the Gospels In exploring the depth and riches of the material found in the Synoptic Gospels, Keener shows how many works on the historical Jesus emphasize just one aspect of the Jesus tradition against others, but a much wider range of material in the Jesus tradition makes sense in an ancient Jewish setting Keener masterfully uses a broad range of evidence from the early Jesus traditions and early Judaism to reconstruct a fuller portrait of the Jesus who lived in history.

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    About "Craig S. Keener"

      • Craig S. Keener

        Craig S Keener PhD, Duke University is professor of New Testament at Asbury Theological Seminary in Wil, Kentucky He is the author of many books, including Miracles The Credibility of the New Testament Accounts, the bestseller The IVP Bible Background Commentary New Testament, The Historical Jesus of the Gospels, Gift and Giver, and commentaries on Matthew, John, Romans, 1 2 Corinthians, and Revelation.


    124 Comments

    1. This is a 5-star book for writing a research paper. Mr. Keener has put a tremendous amount of research into this book, with something around 4,000 footnotes and citations, hundreds of books listed in the bibliography, and an extensive index of contents and authors. If ever you want to research something about Jesus, this book functions as a one-stop shop.I, however, did not use this book to write a research paper. I read it because I love Jesus and want to know more about His life. Apologeticall [...]


    2. A brief review of the history and sources of the historical Jesus quest from a conservative scholar.




    3. Ponderous and meticulousbut in a good way. I will return to this particular tome often. Thanks for the recommendation, Randy!


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