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Reading the Bible with Rabbi Jesus : how a Jewish perspective can transform your understanding

Author: Lois Tverberg
Publisher: Grand Rapids : Baker Books, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What would it be like for modern readers to sit down beside Jesus as he explained the Bible to them' What life-changing insights might emerge from such a transformative encounter' Lois Tverberg knows the treasures that await readers willing to learn how to read the Bible through Jewish eyes. By helping them understand the Bible as Jesus and his first-century listeners would have, she bridges the gaps of time and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Tverberg, Lois.
Reading the Bible with Rabbi Jesus.
Grand Rapids : Baker Books, 2018
(DLC) 2017028376
(OCoLC)1001807463
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lois Tverberg
ISBN: 9781493412679 1493412671
OCLC Number: 1017757410
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Intro; Title Page; Copyright Page; Endorsements; Dedication; Contents; 1. Opening the Bible with Jesus; Part 1: Repacking Our Mental Bags; 2. Learning to Be There; 3. What Does â#x80;#x9C;Christâ#x80;#x9D; Mean, Anyway?; 4. Painting in Hebrew; Part 2: How the Bible Thinks; 5. Greek Brain, Hebrew Brain; 6. Why Jesus Needs Those Boring â#x80;#x9C;Begatsâ#x80;#x9D;; 7. Reading the Bible as a â#x80;#x9C;Weâ#x80;#x9D;; 8. Like Grasshoppers in Our Own Eyes; Part 3: Reading about the Messiah; 9. Memory Is Critical; 10. Moses and the Prophets Have Spoken; 11. Reading in the Third Dimension; 12. Jesusâ#x80;#x99; Bold Messianic Claims. 13. When the Words Catch FireAcknowledgments; Appendix A: Books of the Tanakh; Appendix B: Thirty Useful Hebrew Words for Bible Study; Appendix C: Bible Translations for Word Study; Notes; Recommended Resources; Subject Index; Scripture Index; About the Author; Back Ads; Back Cover.
Responsibility: Lois Tverberg.
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Bestselling author and an expert in the Jewish context of Scripture illuminates the language, culture, and imagery of the Bible, revealing new insights and helping us grasp the perspective of its  Read more...

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