A Marginal Jew, Volume 3    -     By: John P. Meier
Buy Item $75.00 Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

A Marginal Jew, Volume 3

Yale University Press / 2007 / Hardcover

$75.00 (CBD Price)
Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
CBD Stock No: WW140323

Current Promotions
* This product is not available for expedited shipping.

Product Description

No man is an island, not even Jesus, as John Meier writes in Companions and Competitors, the third installment of his four-part series, A Marginal Jew: Rethinking the Historical Jesus. The first volume, an overview of Jesus' background, chronology, and early years, was followed by a second that analyzed Jesus' most important messages and deeds.

Here, Meier explains his conviction that "No human being is adequately understood if he or she is considered in isolation from other human beings." He leads readers through the concentric circles of companions (including the followers who became his disciples and apostles) and competitors (such as Pharisees, Sadducees, Essenes, Samaritans) that shaped Jesus' life in first-century Palestine.

Meier, a priest and New Testament scholar at Notre Dame, writes in the engaging, methodical style of an astringently avuncular professor: chapters are carefully outlined, with straightforward headings such as "Points of Comparison and Contrast," "Caveats on Comparisons," and "The Sheer Oddness of Jesus"). His findings, particularly his explanation of "the essentially Jewish nature" of Jesus' relationships, are a valuable addition to the field of Historical Jesus scholarship.

Product Information

Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 720
Vendor: Yale University Press
Publication Date: 2007
ISBN: 0300140320
ISBN-13: 9780300140323
Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
Series: Anchor Yale Bible Reference Library

Related Products

  1. A Marginal Jew: The Roots of the Problem and the Person, Volume 1
    A Marginal Jew: The Roots of the Problem and the Person, Volume 1
    John P. Meier
    Yale University Press / 2007 / Hardcover
    $52.49 Retail: $60.00 Save 13% ($7.51)
    4 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW140180
  2. Marginal Jew, Volume 2
    Marginal Jew, Volume 2
    John P. Meier
    Yale University Press / 2007 / Hardcover
    $43.99 Retail: $60.00 Save 27% ($16.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW140331
  3. A Marginal Jew: Rethinking the Historical Jesus, Volume 4: Law and Love
    A Marginal Jew: Rethinking the Historical Jesus, Volume 4: Law and Love
    John P. Meier
    Yale University Press / 2009 / Hardcover
    $40.49 Retail: $55.00 Save 26% ($14.51)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW140965
  4. The Jesus Inquest: The Case for and Against the Resurrection of the Christ
    The Jesus Inquest: The Case for and Against the Resurrection of the Christ
    Charles Foster
    Thomas Nelson / 2010 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $15.99 Save 25% ($4.00)
    4 Stars Out Of 5 20 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW948114

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. 24 Hours That Changed the World
    24 Hours That Changed the World
    Adam Hamilton
    Abingdon Press / 2009 / Hardcover
    $13.99 Retail: $18.99 Save 26% ($5.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 8 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW465552
    Video
  2. Peter and Paul, DVD
    Peter and Paul, DVD
    Vision Video / DVD
    $11.49 Retail: $19.99 Save 43% ($8.50)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 42 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW646285
  3. Lost Virtue of Happiness: Discovering the Disciplines of the Good Life - eBookeBOOK
    Lost Virtue of Happiness: Discovering the Disciplines of the Good Life - eBook
    J.P. Moreland, Klaus Issler
    Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. / 2014 / ePub
    $9.69 Retail: $14.99 Save 35% ($5.30)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 3 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW63100EB
  4. Jesus of Nazareth, DVD
    Jesus of Nazareth, DVD
    Artisan / DVD
    $7.99 Retail: $29.99 Save 73% ($22.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 40 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW898834

Availability

Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search