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Jesus and the Land : the New Testament Challenge to "Holy Land" Theology.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781441212320
  • ISBN: 1441212329
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (238 pages)
  • Publisher: Grand Rapids : Baker Pub. Group, 2010.

Content descriptions

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.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: Bible > Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible > Geography.
Distributive justice > Religious aspects.
Land tenure > Biblical teaching.
Land tenure > Middle East.
Land tenure > Religious aspects > Christianity.
RELIGION > Biblical Studies > New Testament.
Genre: Electronic books.

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