The Misunderstood Jew

In the The Misunderstood Jew, scholar Amy-Jill Levine helps Christians and Jews understand the "Jewishness" of Jesus so that their appreciation of him deepens and a greater interfaith dialogue can take place. Levine's humor and informed truth-telling provokes honest conversation and debate about how Christians and Jews should understand Jesus, the New Testament, and each other.

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  • Author : Amy-Jill Levine
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Pages : 256 pages
  • ISBN : 0061748110
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 7 reviews
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The Misunderstood Jew

The Misunderstood Jew
  • Author : Amy-Jill Levine
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 13 October 2009
GET THIS BOOKThe Misunderstood Jew

In the The Misunderstood Jew, scholar Amy-Jill Levine helps Christians and Jews understand the "Jewishness" of Jesus so that their appreciation of him deepens and a greater interfaith dialogue can take place. Levine's humor and informed truth-telling provokes honest conversation and debate about how Christians and Jews should understand Jesus, the New Testament, and each other.

The Misunderstood Jew

The Misunderstood Jew
  • Author : Amy-Jill Levine
  • Publisher : HarperOne
  • Release : 20 November 2007
GET THIS BOOKThe Misunderstood Jew

In the The Misunderstood Jew, scholar Amy-Jill Levine helps Christians and Jews understand the "Jewishness" of Jesus so that their appreciation of him deepens and a greater interfaith dialogue can take place. Levine's humor and informed truth-telling provokes honest conversation and debate about how Christians and Jews should understand Jesus, the New Testament, and each other.

The Misunderstood Jew

The Misunderstood Jew
  • Author : Amy-Jill Levine
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 28 November 2006
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A leading biblical scholar demonstrates how both liberal and conservative Christians share a fundamental misunderstanding of Judaism and the New Testament that directly contributes to intolerance and anti-Semitism, in a guide that invites Christian and Jewish readers to develop fuller understandings of Jesus and the gospels.

The Jewish Annotated New Testament

The Jewish Annotated New Testament
  • Author : Amy-Jill Levine,Marc Zvi Brettler
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 04 August 2017
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First published in 2011, The Jewish Annotated New Testament was a groundbreaking work, bringing the New Testament's Jewish background to the attention of students, clergy, and general readers. In this new edition, eighty Jewish scholars bring together unparalleled scholarship to shed new light on the text. This thoroughly revised and greatly expanded second edition brings even more helpful information and new insights to the study of the New Testament. · Introductions to each New Testament book, containing guidance for reading and specific

Short Stories by Jesus

Short Stories by Jesus
  • Author : Amy-Jill Levine
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 09 September 2014
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The renowned biblical scholar, author of The Misunderstood Jew, and general editor for The Jewish Annotated New Testament interweaves history and spiritual analysis to explore Jesus’ most popular teaching parables, exposing their misinterpretations and making them lively and relevant for modern readers. Jesus was a skilled storyteller and perceptive teacher who used parables from everyday life to effectively convey his message and meaning. Life in first-century Palestine was very different from our world today, and many traditional interpretations of Jesus’

The Meaning of the Bible

The Meaning of the Bible
  • Author : Douglas A. Knight,Amy-Jill Levine
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 08 November 2011
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In The Meaning of the Bible: What the Jewish Scriptures and Christian Old Testament Can Teach Us, preeminent biblical scholars Douglas A. Knight and Amy-Jill Levine deliver a broad and engaging introduction to the Old Testament—also known as the Tanakh or Hebrew Bible—offering a wealth of compelling historical background and context for the sacred literature that is at the heart of Judaism and Christianity. John Shelby Spong, author of Re-Claiming the Bible for a Non-Religious World writes, "Levine

The Bible With and Without Jesus

The Bible With and Without Jesus
  • Author : Amy-Jill Levine,Marc Zvi Brettler
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 27 October 2020
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The editors of The Jewish Annotated New Testament show how and why Jews and Christians read many of the same Biblical texts – including passages from the Pentateuch, the Prophets, and the Psalms – differently. Exploring and explaining these diverse perspectives, they reveal more clearly Scripture’s beauty and power. Esteemed Bible scholars and teachers Amy-Jill Levine and Marc Z. Brettler take readers on a guided tour of the most popular Hebrew Bible passages quoted in the New Testament to show what

Who Counts?

Who Counts?
  • Author : Amy-Jill Levine,Sandy Eisenberg Sasso
  • Publisher : Westminster John Knox Press
  • Release : 05 May 2017
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One sheep makes a difference. Without her something is missing. Now my flock is complete. Oh, no! The man is missing his sheep! The woman is missing her coin! The father is missing his son! Can you help them find what they are looking for? Who Counts? is a creative retelling of three popular parables: the lost sheep, the lost coin, and the prodigal son. As young readers count to help the characters find what's missing, Who Counts? teaches that

Light of the World

Light of the World
  • Author : Amy-Jill Levine
  • Publisher : Abingdon Press
  • Release : 03 September 2019
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In Light of the World: A Beginner’s Guide to Advent, author, professor, and biblical scholar Amy-Jill Levine explores the biblical texts surrounding the story of the birth of Jesus. Join her as she traces the Christmas narrative through the stories of Zechariah and Elizabeth, Mary, the journey to Bethlehem, and the visit from the Magi. These stories open conversations around connections of the Gospel stories to the Old Testament, the role of women in first-century Jewish culture, the importance

Paul Was Not a Christian

Paul Was Not a Christian
  • Author : Pamela Eisenbaum
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 08 December 2009
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Pamela Eisenbaum, an expert on early Christianity, reveals the true nature of the historical Paul in Paul Was Not a Christian. She explores the idea of Paul not as the founder of a new Christian religion, but as a devout Jew who believed Jesus was the Christ who would unite Jews and Gentiles and fulfill God’s universal plan for humanity. Eisenbaum’s work in Paul Was Not a Christian will have a profound impact on the way many Christians

Why the Jews Rejected Jesus

Why the Jews Rejected Jesus
  • Author : David Klinghoffer
  • Publisher : Harmony
  • Release : 18 December 2007
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Why did the Jews reject Jesus? Was he really the son of God? Were the Jews culpable in his death? These ancient questions have been debated for almost two thousand years, most recently with the release of Mel Gibson’s explosive The Passion of the Christ. The controversy was never merely academic. The legal status and security of Jews—often their very lives—depended on the answer. In WHY THE JEWS REJECTED JESUS, David Klinghoffer reveals that the Jews since

The Historical Jesus in Context

The Historical Jesus in Context
  • Author : Amy-Jill Levine,Dale C. Allison Jr.,John Dominic Crossan
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 10 January 2009
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The Historical Jesus in Context is a landmark collection that places the gospel narratives in their full literary, social, and archaeological context. More than twenty-five internationally recognized experts offer new translations and descriptions of a broad range of texts that shed new light on the Jesus of history, including pagan prayers and private inscriptions, miracle tales and martyrdoms, parables and fables, divorce decrees and imperial propaganda. The translated materials--from Christian, Coptic, and Jewish as well as Greek, Roman, and Egyptian

The Gospel According to Mark

The Gospel According to Mark
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Canongate Books
  • Release : 01 January 1999
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The earliest of the four Gospels, the book portrays Jesus as an enigmatic figure, struggling with enemies, his inner and external demons, and with his devoted but disconcerted disciples. Unlike other gospels, his parables are obscure, to be explained secretly to his followers. With an introduction by Nick Cave

When Christians Were Jews

When Christians Were Jews
  • Author : Paula Fredriksen
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release : 23 October 2018
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A compelling account of Christianity’s Jewish beginnings, from one of the world’s leading scholars of ancient religion How did a group of charismatic, apocalyptic Jewish missionaries, working to prepare their world for the impending realization of God's promises to Israel, end up inaugurating a movement that would grow into the gentile church? Committed to Jesus’s prophecy—“The Kingdom of God is at hand!”—they were, in their own eyes, history's last generation. But in history's eyes, they