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Desire of the everlasting hills : [the world before and after Jesus]

Author: Thomas Cahill; Brian F O'Bryne
Publisher: [New York] : Bantam Doubleday Dele Audio, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Introducing us first to "the people Jesus knew," Thomas Cahill describes the oppressive Roman political presence, the pervasive Greek cultural influence, and especially the widely varied social and religious context to the Judaism in which Jesus moved and flourished. These backgrounds, essential to a complete understanding of Jesus, lead to the author's stunningly original interpretation of the New Testament--much  Read more...
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Named Person: Jesus Christ.
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Cahill; Brian F O'Bryne
ISBN: 055345661X 9780553456615
OCLC Number: 42845428
Notes: Compact discs.
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Performer(s): Read by Brian F. O'Bryne.
Description: 8 sound discs (9.5 hrs.) : digital.
Responsibility: Thomas Cahill.

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Introducing us first to "the people Jesus knew," Thomas Cahill describes the oppressive Roman political presence, the pervasive Greek cultural influence, and especially the widely varied social and religious context to the Judaism in which Jesus moved and flourished. These backgrounds, essential to a complete understanding of Jesus, lead to the author's stunningly original interpretation of the New Testament--much of it based on material from the ancient Greek brilliantly translated by the author himself--that will delight listeners and surprise even biblical scholars.

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