Jesus Among Friends and Enemies

Jesus Among Friends and Enemies

A Historical and Literary Introduction to Jesus in the Gospels

By Chris Keith (Editor); Larry W. Hurtado (Editor)

Baker Academic, Paperback, 9780801038952, 328pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2011

Description
This unique textbook surveys the characters in the Gospel narratives to offer a fresh alternative to standard introductions to Jesus.


About the Author
Chris Keith is Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity and Director of the Centre for the Social-Scientific Study of the Bible at St. Mary's University College, Twickenham, UK. He is the author of " The Pericope Adulterae", the "Gospel of John" "and the" "Literacy of Jesus", a winner of the 2010 John Templeton Award for Theological Promise, and "Jesus' Literacy: Scribal Culture and the Teacher from Galilee". He is also the co-editor of "Jesus among Friends and Enemies: A Historical and Literary Introduction to Jesus in the Gospels", and was recently named a 2012 Society of Biblical Literature Regional Scholar.

University of Edingburgh