Jesus' Family Values  -     By: Deirdre Good
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Jesus' Family Values

Church Publishing Inc. / 2006 / Paperback

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 159
Vendor: Church Publishing Inc.
Publication Date: 2006
Dimensions: 8.48 X 5.76 X 0.39 (inches)
ISBN: 1596270276
ISBN-13: 9781596270275

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Many people claim to know what Jesus would say or do in the kinds of ethical dilemmas we face today, but applying "traditional" Christian values out of context actually sells Jesus' teaching short. What are Christian family values, Deirdre Good asks, why are there so many interpretations of what Jesus actually taught and said, and which of these biblical values should guide our lives?

She begins by setting this conversation in the context of the Greek, Roman, Jewish, and first-century sectarian world, and criticizes the attempts to use biblical texts literally in advocating for marriage and the family. Other chapters will take up the meaning of house and home, marriage and divorce, and biological ties vs. extended families and communities.

Through careful attention to the words and stories of Matthew, Luke, Mark, John, and the letters of Paul, Good provides an ideal method for studying the Bible to find out what it actually says to our communities and households today.

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