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A compelling biography of Jesus of Nazareth, written by eminent Jewish scholar of the Second Temple and Early Christianity.

First Edition 1997 Second Edition, Corrected and Augmented 1998 Third Edition, Corrected and Augmented 2001 Distributed by The Hebrew University Magnes Press, P. O. Box 39099, Jerusalem 91390, Israel, Fax 972- 2- 5633370 E - m a i l : magnes@ huji. ac. il A l l rights reserved. The Hebrew University Magnes Press Jerusalem 2001 I S B N 965- 223- 978- X Printed in Israel Typesetting: Daatz, Jerusalem New ISBN 1- 59045- 915- 6 Copyright © 2009 by Varda Books Skokie, Illinois, United States of America

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Front matterHalf Title page Title page Copyright pageDedication Page Table of Contents FOREWORDPREFACEPREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITIONContents1 THE SOURCES 2 ANCESTRY 3 BAPTISM 4 LAW 5 LOVE 6 ETHICS7 THE KINGDOM OF HEAVEN 8 THE SON 9 THE SON OF MAN 10 JERUSALEM 11 DEATH 12 EPILOGUE 13 THE HOUSE OF DAVID ON AN OSSUARY1 14 WHO IS IT THAT STRUCK YOU? 115 ... TO BURY CAIAPHAS, NOT TO PRAISE HIM 116 WHAT WAS THE ORIGINAL MEANING OF ECCE HOMO?117 THE CRUCIFIED ONE AND THE JEWS118 ADDITIONAL CONSIDERATIONS: JESUS WEEPS OVER JERUSALEM1 19 THE TOPOGRAPHY AND ARCHEOLOGY OF THE PASSION: A RECONSTRUCTION OF THE VIA DOLOROSA 20 THE STAGES OF REDEMPTION HISTORY ACCORDING TO JOHN THE BAPTIST AND JESUS1 21 A NEW PORTRAIT OF SALOME Back matterCHRONOLOGICAL TABLEBIBLIOGRAPHYINDEX OF SOURCESHEBREW BIBLETARGUMIMNEW TESTAMENTRABBINIC LITERATUREAPOCRYPHA AND PSEUDEPIGRAPHADEAD SEA SCROLLSOTHER SCROLLS AND SCROLL FRAGMENTSJOSEPHUS FLAVIUSPHILOJOSIPPONMEDIEVAL JEWISH BIBLE EXEGESISCHURCH FATHERSGREEK AND LATIN AUTHORSINDEX OF SUBJECTSBack Cover
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