The Identity of the Jesus Scholar: Diverging Preunderstandings in Recent Jesus Research

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Publication Details

List of Authors: Kari Syreeni
Editors: Samuel Byrskog, Tom Holmén, Matti Kankaanniemi
Place: Tübingen, Germany
Publication year: 2014
Publisher: Mohr Siebeck
Book title: The Identity of Jesus: Nordic voices
Title of series: Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament, 2. Reihe
Number in series: 373
Start page: 1
End page: 16
ISBN: 978-3-16-152204-8


The article discusses three areas of disagreement in recent Jesus scholarship, pertaining to 1) how scholars contrue the (hi)story of Jesus research, 2) how scholars construe various "doubles" of (the historical) Jesus, such as the Jesus of faith, the real or biblical Jesus, "our eternal contemporary, etc., 3) how scholars understand the Jewishness of of Jesus.


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