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Overview This is a study of the Historical Jesus that pays close attention to the role of space and place, from house to kingdom, for understanding Jesus' identity. Halvor Moxnes employs a sociological and anthropological approach that promises to give greater depth to our perceptions of Jesus.
Publishers Description This is a study of the historical Jesus that pays close attention to the role of space and place, from household to kingdom, for understanding Jesus' identity. Moxnes employs a sociological and anthropological approach that promises to give greater depth to our perceptions of Jesus. household. He explores the significance of Jesus leaving his own house and calling his disciples. He asks whether Jesus and the disciples' leaving their households have had an effect on their masculinity. Finally he discusses Jesus' creation of a new place, the kingdom of God, over against the established political powers in Galilee.
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Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.92" Width: 6.28" Height: 0.63" Weight: 0.85 lbs.
Release Date Nov 30, 2003
Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN 0664223109 ISBN13 9780664223106
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More About Halvor Moxnes
Halvor Moxnes is Professor of New Testament Studies at the University of Oslo, Norway. His books include The Economy of the Kingdom: Social Conflict and Economic Relations in Luke's Gospel, Putting Jesus in his Place: A Radical Vision of Household and Kingdom, and Jesus and the Rise of Nationalism: The Nineteenth-Century Quest for the Historical Jesus (I.B.Tauris, 2012).