This second edition of Jesus and the Gospels prepares readers for an Craig Blomberg considers the historical context of the Gospels and. This intensive guide to the Gospels surveys the largest source of eyewitness Blomberg is able to accurately summarize a whole host of different topics of. This second edition of Jesus and the Gospels prepares readers for an intensive study of Matthew, Mark, Luke, John, and the events they narrate. Craig Blomberg .

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All of the information in the book can be found in other places, but Blomberg has done anyone interested in Jesus, Christian or not, a great service by pulling it all together into a coherent, relatively concise it is a page bookreadable volume.

I purchased this book for a class, It was informative and provided a different perspective into the life and ministry of Jesus. It’s very thorough and it definitely opened my eyes to a few things! I read the first edition years ago and was particularly enriched by it.

He makes comparisons between how each author tells his story of events in the life of Jesus and his effects upon his disciples and his critics. One of the most helpful aspects is the frequent discussion of the historicity of the Gospel texts. Assigned reading – I’m in a course with Dr.


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This book will open your eyes to just how much work goes into to a serious academic study of the Bible. From Pentecost to Patmos: This second edition builds on the success of the prior edition by bringing updated and additional material on sociology and social-scientific criticism, literary criticism, the Gospel of John Jesus and the Gospels: Share your thoughts with other customers. But this comes as close as you can get and does so in a relatively condensed volume.

This is a useful resource for the pastor or lay reader. Highly recommend this for anyone interested in what Jesus really said and its significance. That was likely the section of greatest value for this book. In ‘Jesus and the Gospels’ we have an introduction and survey of the Synoptics and Johannine Gospel accounts, as well as a brief look at literary criticisms, various problems and solutions to the text, historical data, and more.

His previous works include the volume on the Gospel of Matthew in the New American Commentary series. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Jul 13, Brian Daniel rated it really liked it.


Jesus and the Gospels by Craig L. Blomberg

I particularly enjoyed the historical background dealing with the intertestiment period and the prevailing conditions during the first century. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.

Buy the selected items together This item: He discusses his life chronologically, addresses all the difficult issues, and helps one understand all the difficult teachings in the gospels so much better. Published September 15th by B Academic first published Part Three gives a chapter each to specific Introduction for each Gospel.

Jesus and the Gospels

It is an excellent book in an academic setting. Especially good introductory material to intertestamental Judaism.

Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. A companion of his later From Pentecost to Patmos, this volume examines the gos;els and ministry of Jesus as detailed in the Gospels. To ask other readers questions about Jesus and the Gospelsplease sign up. A very readable introduction to the Gospels. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Open Preview See a Problem?