Journals Higher Education



Published: 26 April 2015

256 Pages

8.0 x 5.3 inches

ISBN: 9780199570577

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (06)

Jesus and the Chaos of History

Redirecting the Life of the Historical Jesus

James Crossley

Biblical Refigurations

  • Considers how the seemingly radical and egalitarian themes in the earliest Christian traditions co-existed alongside themes of power and dominance.
  • Includes three detailed case studies on the kingdom of God and "Christology", "sinners" and purity, and gender in the earliest Gospel traditions.
  • Provides an overview of the historical location of the major trends in historical Jesus scholarship for students and scholars.