|Formatted Contents Note:
|| Cover page; title page; copyright page; dedication; contents; map: the holy land in the first century; introduction: land, place, and religion; 1. the biblical heritage; 2. diaspora judaism and the land; 3. jesus and the land; 4. the fourth gospel and the land; 5. the book of acts and the land; 6. paul and the promises to abraham; 7. developments beyond paul; 8. land, theology, and the church; notes; further reading.
|| Describes first-century Jewish and Christian beliefs about the land of Israel and examines present-day tensions, helping readers develop a Christian theology of the land.
|Source of Description Note:
|| Description based on print version record.