The Resource The Jesus sayings : the quest for his authentic message, Rex Weyler, (electronic resource)

The Jesus sayings : the quest for his authentic message, Rex Weyler, (electronic resource)

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The Jesus sayings : the quest for his authentic message
Title
The Jesus sayings
Title remainder
the quest for his authentic message
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Rex Weyler
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eng
Summary
Jesus never said he was the son of God, he made no mention of the devil, and he didn't instruct his followers to wait for their reward in the eternal afterlife. Today, many people are shocked by these sober conclusions of modern biblical scholarship. So what did Jesus teach? Social historian Rex Weyler uncovers the mystery surrounding the historical Jesus, whose voice and words have been distorted by centuries of revision. By examining the research of international Bible scholars and some 200 competing ancient sources, including the recent discovery of the extraordinary Gospels of Thomas and Mary, Weyler recreates the life of Jesus and his legacy, from the Roman Empire to our present age, and offers a fresh and provocative view of Jesus' message and his mission
Summary
A high-energy assessment of the actual teachings of Christ, written by a co-founder of Greenpeace International, challenges misconceptions attributed to the canonical gospels while drawing on modern scholarship to offer insight into his message as based on New Testament source materials
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286871
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1947-
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Weyler, Rex
Dewey number
232
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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  • Jesus Christ
  • Jesus Christ
  • Jesus Christ
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adult
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the quest for his authentic teachings
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The Jesus sayings : the quest for his authentic message, Rex Weyler, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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MWT11380425
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1 online resource
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online
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780887849053
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11380425
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The Jesus sayings : the quest for his authentic message, Rex Weyler, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11380425
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780887849053
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11380425
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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