9780062084392

Simply Jesus : A New Vision of Who He Was, What He Did, and Why He Matters

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  • ISBN13:

    9780062084392

  • ISBN10:

    0062084399

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 10/25/2011
  • Publisher: Harpercollins

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Summary

In Simply Jesus, bestselling author and leading Bible scholar N. T. Wright breaks down the barriers that prevent us from fully engaging with the story of Jesus in the Bible. By appreciating the historical complexity of reading a two-thousand-year-old story and the distorting effect of two millennia of debate over these stories, Wright reveals a breathtaking vision of Jesus that more than matches the needs and complexities of our time. Book jacket.

Table of Contents

Prefacep. ix
A Very Odd Sort of Kingp. 1
The Three Puzzlesp. 9
The Perfect Stormp. 13
The Making of a First-Century Stormp. 27
The Hurricanep. 37
God's in Charge Nowp. 57
The Campaign Starts Herep. 67
Stories That Explain and a Message That Transformsp. 87
The Kingdom Present and Futurep. 105
Battle and Templep. 119
Space, Time, and Matterp. 131
At the Heart of the Stormp. 151
Why Did the Messiah Have to Die?p. 167
Under New Management: Easter and Beyondp. 191
Jesus: The Ruler of the Worldp. 207
Further Readingp. 233
Scripture Indexp. 235
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