The Synoptics assert that the Last Supper took place on Passover, while John states that it was beforehand. Also, how is it possible to account for all of the succeeding events within so brief a span of time? Using modern astronomy, Humphreys reconstructs the ancient Jewish calendar, positing Wednesday (not Thursday) as the solution. 257 pages, softcover. Cambridge University.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 264 Vendor: Cambridge University Press Publication Date: 2011
ISBN: 052173200X ISBN-13: 9780521732000 Availability: In Stock
Humphreys examines inconsistencies between the gospel accounts of the final week of Jesus and proposes an answer to this apparent contradiction. (Biblical Studies)