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The story of the Christ

Author: Scot McKnight; Philip Law
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : Baker Academic, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Scot McKnight offers an accessible introduction to the life and work of Jesus. He begins by offering helpful background information on the reliability of the Gospels, the religious setting of Jesus' life, the heart of Jesus' teaching, and a summation of what kind of person Jesus was. The book then gives a continuous narrative account of the life and words of Jesus, woven together from the four canonical Gospels.  Read more...
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Named Person: Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Scot McKnight; Philip Law
ISBN: 0826480187 9780826480187 0801031613 9780801031618
OCLC Number: 62172923
Description: 186 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Part 1. Looking at Jesus from the Outside --
1. What Are the Gospels, and Where Did They Come From? --
2. What Was Religion Like at the Time of Jesus? --
3. What Were the Main Themes of Jesus' Teachings? --
4. What Was Jesus Like? --
Part 2. The Story of the Christ --
1. Birth and Early Years --
2. Baptism and Early Ministry --
3. The Sermon on the Mount --
4. Healings and Teachings --
5. The Road to Jerusalem --
6. The Way to the Cross --
7. Passion and Resurrection.
Other Titles: Bible.
Responsibility: Scot McKnight ; gospel abridgement by Philip Law.
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Drawing on the words of all four biblical Gospels, this is an account of the acts and words of Jesus brought together here to form one continuous narrative. The author invites you to think about what  Read more...

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"'The Bible is the greatest book ever written, for it narrates the greatest story ever told... This helpful abridgement presents the central storyline of the Gospels in a straightforward, story-like Read more...

 
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