Who is the real Yeshua (Jesus)? Did he really live, do miracles, talk about a way to God? How could we know what to think about his identity and aims.
Derek Leman, popular blogger at Yeshua in Context and Messianic Jewish Musings, describes the path to knowing the historical Jesus through the stories of the gospels. Yeshua in Context is a thoughtful journey through some of the Yeshua stories that are most revealing about his aims and identity.
1. The Real Yeshua
2. The Unexpected Yeshua
3. The Heralding Yeshua
4. Yeshua as Exorcist
5. Yeshua as Healer
6. The Messianic Secret
7. The Temple Cleansing
8. The Handwashing Dispute
9. The Prodigal Story
10. Beatitudes of Hope
11. Seeds and Fruit
12. The Wicked Tenants
13. Born from Above
14. Messiah's Trial
15. Crucifixion Irony
16. The Living and Present Lord
17. The True Vine
The author's style, qualifications, and ideas can be previewed at MJPassages dot com.
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Derek Leman is a rabbi in Atlanta, Georgia. His blog, Messianic Jewish Musings, has been home to a community of Jewish and Christian learners since 2007. His Yeshua in Context blog is a handy resource for people exploring the life and message of Yeshua as well as the gospels. MJPassages dot com is where you can find all of his resources and information.Review:
With clarity, spiritual insight, and sensitivity to Jewish context, Derek Leman guides us through some of the most important stories told by Yeshua and about Yeshua. In doing so, Leman accepts the challenge inherent in the Gospel narrative: to become part of the story, and to tell it anew. ---Rabbi Dr. Mark Kinzer, President Messianic Jewish Theological Institute, author of Postmissionary Messianic Judaism and Israel's Messiah and the People of God.
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