Jesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes

Written By Kenneth E. Bailey
Jesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes
  • Publsiher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 20 August 2009
  • ISBN : 9780830875856
  • Pages : 355 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 18 reviews
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Download or read book entitled Jesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes by author: Kenneth E. Bailey which was release on 20 August 2009 and published by InterVarsity Press with total page 355 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Beginning with Jesus' birth, Ken Bailey leads you on a kaleidoscopic study of Jesus throughout the four Gospels, examining the life and ministry of Jesus with attention to the Lord's Prayer, the Beatitudes, Jesus' relationship to women, and especially Jesus' parables. The work dispels the obscurity of Western interpretations with a stark vision of Jesus in his original context.

Jesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes

Jesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes
  • Author : Kenneth E. Bailey
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2009-08-20
  • Total pages : 355
  • ISBN : 9780830875856
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Summary : Beginning with Jesus' birth, Ken Bailey leads you on a kaleidoscopic study of Jesus throughout the four Gospels, examining the life and ministry of Jesus with attention to the Lord's Prayer, the Beatitudes, Jesus' relationship to women, and especially Jesus' parables. The work dispels the obscurity of Western interpretations with ...

Paul Through Mediterranean Eyes

Paul Through Mediterranean Eyes
  • Author : Kenneth Bailey
  • Publisher : SPCK
  • Release Date : 2011-09-22
  • Total pages : 560
  • ISBN : 9780830875856
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Summary : The result of over thirty years of research and lecturing, Paul Through Mediterranean Eyes is a ground-breaking study of Paul's first epistle to the Corinthians. Bailey examines this canonical letter through the lenses of Paul's Jewish socio-cultural and rhetorical background and the Mediterranean context of the Corinthian recipients. In a ...

Jesus of Arabia

Jesus of Arabia
  • Author : Andrew Thompson
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2018-01-26
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 9780830875856
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Summary : In Jesus of Arabia, the Reverend Canon Andrew Thompson introduces an unfamiliar Jesus—Jesus in the context of his home in the Middle East. Whether readers believe Jesus to be a prophet or the messiah, Thompson enhances our understanding of his work and character by looking at his social context ...

The Cross and the Prodigal

The Cross and the Prodigal
  • Author : Kenneth E. Bailey
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2010-08-20
  • Total pages : 151
  • ISBN : 9780830875856
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Summary : Drawing on his extensive knowledge of both the New Testament and Middle Eastern culture, Kenneth E. Bailey presents an interpretation of the parable of the prodigal son from a Middle Eastern perspective and, in doing so, powerfully demonstrates its essentially Christian message....

Open Hearts in Bethlehem

Open Hearts in Bethlehem
  • Author : Kenneth E. Bailey
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2013-06-05
  • Total pages : 80
  • ISBN : 9780830875856
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Summary : Here is an exciting Christmas drama informed by Kenneth Bailey's career as a renowned biblical scholar and by his years of living in the Middle East. The drama (featuring 30 minutes without music or 50 minutes with music) is biblically accurate, heartwarming and perfectly suited for church performance....

Jesus of Arabia

Jesus of Arabia
  • Author : Andrew Thompson
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Total pages : 199
  • ISBN : 9780830875856
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Summary : Jesus of Arabia introduces Jesus within the context of his home in the Middle East, enriching our understanding of his teachings by deepening our knowledge of where he lived and worked. This is an indispensable book for appreciating both the story of Jesus historically and how it shapes both Christian ...

My Grandma Loves This

My Grandma Loves This
  • Author : Elizabeth Cropper
  • Publisher : Lennex
  • Release Date : 2013-03
  • Total pages : 44
  • ISBN : 9780830875856
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Summary : In this book, we have hand-picked the most sophisticated, unanticipated, absorbing (if not at times crackpot!), original and musing book reviews of "Jesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes: Cultural Studies in the Gospels." Don't say we didn't warn you: these reviews are known to shock with their unconventionality or intimacy. Some ...

Jacob the Prodigal

Jacob   the Prodigal
  • Author : Kenneth E. Bailey
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2011-07-27
  • Total pages : 225
  • ISBN : 9780830875856
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Summary : Drawing on a lifetime of study in both Middle Eastern culture and the Gospels, Kenneth E. Bailey compares the Old Testament saga of Jacob and the New Testament parable of the prodigal son, offering a fresh view of how Jesus interpreted Israel's past, his present, and their future....

The Good Shepherd

The Good Shepherd
  • Author : Kenneth E. Bailey
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015-02
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 9780830875856
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Summary : This title brings new light and life to our understanding of one of the most beloved and central images of the Christian faith. The Lord is my shepherd. Thus begins the most beloved of all Psalms - and thus begins a thousand-year journey through the Bible. Prophets, apostles and Jesus ...

Interpreter A Journal of Mormon Scripture Volume 22 2016

Interpreter  A Journal of Mormon Scripture  Volume 22  2016
  • Author : Daniel C. Peterson
  • Publisher : The Interpreter Foundation
  • Release Date : 2017-01-22
  • Total pages : 330
  • ISBN : 9780830875856
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Summary : This is volume 22 of Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture published by The Interpreter Foundation. It contains articles on a variety of topics including: "The Small Voice," "The Changing Forms of the Latter-day Saint Sacrament," "Assessing the Joseph Smith Papyri: An Introduction to the Historiography of their Acquisitions, Translations, and ...

The Theology of Craft and the Craft of Work

The Theology of Craft and the Craft of Work
  • Author : Jeremy Kidwell
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-06-03
  • Total pages : 242
  • ISBN : 9780830875856
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Summary : An important reconceptualisation is taking place in the way people express creativity, work together, and engage in labour; particularly, suggests Kidwell, a surprising resurgence in recent years of manual and craft work. Noting the wide array of outlets that now market hand-made goods and the array of popular books which ...

The Motif of Hospitality in Theological Education

The Motif of Hospitality in Theological Education
  • Author : Davina Hui Leng Soh
  • Publisher : Langham Global Library
  • Release Date : 2016-12-14
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 9780830875856
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Summary : These are exciting times in theological education as old models are being reassessed and teachers and schools are looking for guidance on how best to do the job and how to profitably relate to students in the ministry of teaching. Increasingly, the motif of hospitality is being used to guide ...

Luke Teach the Text Commentary Series

Luke  Teach the Text Commentary Series
  • Author : R. T. France
  • Publisher : Baker Books
  • Release Date : 2013-11-19
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 9780830875856
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Summary : The Teach the Text Commentary Series utilizes the best of biblical scholarship to provide the information a pastor needs to communicate the text effectively. The carefully selected preaching units and focused commentary allow pastors to quickly grasp the big idea and key themes of each passage of Scripture. Each unit ...

The Parables

The Parables
  • Author : Douglas D. Webster
  • Publisher : Kregel Publications
  • Release Date : 2021-03-30
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 9780830875856
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Summary : A comprehensive study of Jesus's parables that emphasizes personal reflection and application Jesus's parables used familiar situations to convey deep spiritual truths in ways that are provocative and subversive of the status quo. Prayerfulness was pictured by a persistent widow. The joy of salvation in the homecoming of a lost ...

Themelios Volume 40 Issue 2

Themelios  Volume 40  Issue 2
  • Author : D. A. Carson
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release Date : 2016-04-22
  • Total pages : 188
  • ISBN : 9780830875856
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Summary : Themelios is an international, evangelical, peer-reviewed theological journal that expounds and defends the historic Christian faith. Themelios is published three times a year online at The Gospel Coalition (http://thegospelcoalition.org/themelios/) and in print by Wipf and Stock. Its primary audience is theological students and pastors, though scholars read ...