Who Do My Opponents Say That I Am?: An Investigation of the Accusations Against the Historical Jesus (The Library of New Testament Studies)

By Scot McKnight

This quantity will unpack the seven allegations proposed by means of Scot McKnight in his article 'Calling Jesus Mamzer' within the inaugural quantity of The magazine for the historic Jesus (Volume 1.1 2003: 73-103).

Each essay will discover the historicity of every accusation and what they let us know approximately Jesus. McKnight and Modica suggest that through reading those particular allegations, you may start to understand a overlooked size of historic Jesus reviews, specifically, that Jesus could be understood by way of what his competitors (critics) say of him. They contend that such an process deals, as Malina and Neyrey have formerly tested in Calling Jesus Names, a 'Christology from the side'.

There could be an introductory and concluding essay from the editors.

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