Jesus the Prophet (Paper)

His Vision of the Kingdom on Earth

  • 9780664255053
  • 6 x 9
  • 240
  • 75.00
  • Paper
  • 0664255051
  • 2/1/1994
  • 3-5 days processing
$ 30.00

Description

R. David Kaylor believes that Jesus' vision of a just society and his prophetic engagement with social, political, and economic conditions led to his execution by the Romans. Here, he presents Jesus' message of a just society based on Israel's covenant tradition. He shows the prophetic background and social content of Jesus' ethical teaching and demonstrates that the parables (especially those with economic and agricultural associations) critiqued the social conditions and called for a restructuring of community life. He provides evidence that Jesus' vision remains, offering criticism of the present and promise of a future.

Reviews

Editorial Reviews for this product are coming soon.

You May Also Be Interested In...

The Evidence for Jesus
1/1/1986
$30.00
The Gospel of Jesus
5/1/1994
$35.00
Imperfect Believers
10/30/2009
$30.00
Jesus the Village Psychiatrist
1/21/2008
$25.00
Many Things in Parables
6/21/2004
$30.00
The Wisdom and Wit of Rabbi Jesus
10/1/1993
$30.00
Jesus in Global Contexts
10/1/1992
$30.00
The Historical Jesus Quest
2/1/2000
$32.00
Jesus the Storyteller
11/4/2015
$25.00
Sign up to learn about new releases and other updates from WJK