Jesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes

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.

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  • Author : Kenneth E. Bailey
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Pages : 355 pages
  • ISBN : 0830875859
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 14 reviews
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Jesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes

Jesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes
  • Author : Kenneth E. Bailey
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 20 August 2009
GET THIS BOOKJesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes

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 of Arabia

Jesus of Arabia
  • Author : Andrew Thompson
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 26 January 2018
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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 as a man and Middle Easterner. Jesus’s teachings take on new meaning as Thompson explores themes including family in Arabia, gender roles in the region, food culture, and more.

Paul Through Mediterranean Eyes

Paul Through Mediterranean Eyes
  • Author : Kenneth E. Bailey
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 12 September 2011
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In this groundbreaking study of Paul's first epistle to the Corinthians, Kenneth Bailey examines the canonical letter through Paul's Jewish socio-cultural and rhetorical background and through the Mediterranean context of its Corinthian recipients.

The Good Shepherd

The Good Shepherd
  • Author : Kenneth Bailey
  • Publisher : SPCK
  • Release : 19 February 2015
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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 himself took up this image from David, reshaping it, developing it and applying it to their own situations and needs. Kenneth Bailey uses his celebrated insights into Middle Eastern culture and especially

The Cross and the Prodigal

The Cross and the Prodigal
  • Author : Kenneth E. Bailey
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 20 August 2010
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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 : 05 June 2013
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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.

Finding the Lost

Finding the Lost
  • Author : Kenneth E. Bailey
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 18 August 1992
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Explores the four parables in Luke 15. Shows how the cultural background of Arabic and Muslim theology affects the interpretation of these parables.

Seeing Jesus from the East

Seeing Jesus from the East
  • Author : Ravi Zacharias,Abdu Murray
  • Publisher : Zondervan
  • Release : 28 April 2020
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Encounter Jesus Like Never Before through Eastern Eyes Throughout these pages, Ravi Zacharias and Abdu Murray invite readers to rediscover the cultural insights we often miss when we ignore the Eastern context of the Bible. They offer a refreshing picture of Jesus, one that appeals to Eastern readers and can penetrate the hearts and imaginations of postmodern Westerners. In Seeing Jesus from the East, Ravi Zacharias and Abdu Murray show us why a broader view of Jesus is needed -

Reading Romans with Eastern Eyes

Reading Romans with Eastern Eyes
  • Author : Jackson W.
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 11 June 2019
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According to Jackson W., some traditional East Asian cultural values are closer to those of the first-century biblical world than common Western cultural values. In this work Jackson demonstrates how paying attention to East Asian culture provides a helpful lens for interpreting Paul's most complex letter, and we see how honor and shame shape so much of Paul's message and mission.

Honor, Patronage, Kinship, & Purity

Honor, Patronage, Kinship, & Purity
  • Author : David A. deSilva
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 04 October 2022
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In this thoroughly revised and expanded edition of a milestone study, a careful explanation of four essential cultural themes offers readers a window into how early Christians sustained commitment to distinctly Christian identity and practice, and with it, a new appreciation of the New Testament, the gospel, and Christian discipleship.

Jacob & the Prodigal

Jacob & the Prodigal
  • Author : Kenneth E. Bailey
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 27 July 2011
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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.

What Did Jesus Look Like?

What Did Jesus Look Like?
  • Author : Joan E. Taylor
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 08 February 2018
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Jesus Christ is arguably the most famous man who ever lived. His image adorns countless churches, icons, and paintings. He is the subject of millions of statues, sculptures, devotional objects and works of art. Everyone can conjure an image of Jesus: usually as a handsome, white man with flowing locks and pristine linen robes. But what did Jesus really look like? Is our popular image of Jesus overly westernized and untrue to historical reality? This question continues to fascinate. Leading

The Parables

The Parables
  • Author : Brad H. Young
  • Publisher : Baker Academic
  • Release : 01 March 2008
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Young focuses on the historical development and theological significance of parables in the Jewish and Christian traditions, examining parallels between the rabbinic and Gospel parables.