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By Geza Vermes

This now vintage publication is an important corrective to a number of contemporary advancements within the learn of the old Jesus. not like depictions of Jesus as a wandering Cynic instructor, Geza Vermes bargains a portrait in keeping with facts of charismatic job in first-century Galilee. Vermes indicates how the key New testomony titles of Jesus-prophet, Lord, Messiah, son of guy, Son of God-can be understood during this historic context. the result's an outline of Jesus that keeps its strength and its credibility.

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