Teaching the Historical Jesus: Issues and Exegesis (Routledge Studies in Religion)

Teaching the Historical Jesus: Issues and Exegesis (Routledge Studies in Religion)


Teaching the historic Jesus in his Jewish context to scholars of various spiritual backgrounds provides teachers with not in simple terms demanding situations, but additionally possibilities to maintain interfaith discussion and foster mutual realizing and recognize. This new assortment explores those demanding situations and possibilities, collecting jointly experiential classes drawn from educating Jesus in a wide selection of settings―from the general public, secular - or four-year collage, to the Jesuit college, to the Rabbinic institution or seminary, to the orthodox, spiritual Israeli collage. a various team of Jewish and Christian students examine their very own lecture room reports and explicates the most important matters for instructing Jesus in a manner that encourages scholars at each point to go into into an come across with the Hebrew Scriptures and the hot testomony with out paternalism, parochialism, or prejudice. This quantity is a useful source for teachers and graduate scholars attracted to an interfaith strategy within the school room, and gives useful case stories for students engaged on Jewish-Christian relations.

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