The final days of Jesus

the archaeological evidence by Shimon Gibson

Publisher: HarperOne in New York

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Jesus Christ -- Biography -- Passion Week,
  • Jesus Christ -- Historicity,
  • Bible. -- N.T. -- Gospels -- Antiquities,
  • Jerusalem -- Antiquities

Edition Notes

StatementShimon Gibson.
GenreBiography
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBT414 .G53 2009
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Paginationxvi, 254p.
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22696481M
ISBN 109780061458484
LC Control Number2008051765

  “Last Days of Jesus” illustrates how the ever-changing political landscape in Rome impacted Jesus’ life, and connects the dots between Rome, Jerusalem and the backwaters of the Galilee. This film sheds new light on Jesus’s final days, who was caught up in a political power play hatched by two of the most powerful men in the Roman world. A Guide to Walk With Jesus During His Last Week on EarthOn Ma AD 33, Jesus entered the city of Jerusalem and boldly predicted that he would soon be put to death - executed on a cross, like a common criminal. So began the most important week of the most important person who ever 2, years later, the events that took place during Jesus's last days 5/5(3). In this world, Jesus lived, and in this volatile political and historical context, Jesus died—and changed the world forever. Adapted from Bill O'Reilly's bestselling historical thriller Killing Jesus, and richly illustrated, The Last Days of Jesus is a riveting, fact-based account of the life and times of Jesus.   However, when other persons are interviewed about how events in Rome related to the last days of Jesus, we have left the realm of responsible scholarship. Two of the persons interviewed throughout the documentary had previously co-authored a book that claimed to “decode” the New Testament and discover that Jesus of Nazareth was actually Author: The Presbyterian Outlook.

  Acclaimed New Testament scholar Francois Bovon engagingly and concisely explores the last days of Jesus. Detailing the similarities and differences in the passion narratives of the four canonical Gospels and the Gospel of Peter, he shows that these stories were not composed by objective witnesses but are reflections of the perspectives of those who /5.   Gr 4–9—The title of this illustrated, ineptly condensed version of O'Reilly's bestselling adult book Killing Jesus (Holt, ) is misleading; the book is actually a pseudo-biography of Jesus Christ from birth to death, with as much material on his youth and ministry as on his final week.4/4(31).   He is the author of several bestselling books, including The Historical Jesus, How to Read the Bible and Still Be a Christian, God and Empire, Jesus: A Revolutionary Biography, The Greatest Prayer, The Last Week, and The Power of Parable. He lives in Minneola, Florida/5(24).   Justin Taylor joins us to speak about The Final Days of Jesus: The Most Important Week of the Most Important Person Who Ever Lived, which he has coauthored with Dr. Andreas Köstenberger. Mr. Taylor speaks about the book not only as an author but also as a publisher and editor at Crossway Books. The.

  "Jesus and His World: The Archaeological Evidence" and "Jesus, The Final Days" Dr Craig Evans - Duration: huntley 1, views.   Book Summary: The title of this book is Jesus, the Final Days and it was written by Craig A. Evans, N. T. Wright. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Westminster John Knox Press and has a total of pages in the : The life of Jesus in the New Testament is primarily outlined in the four canonical gospels, which includes his genealogy and nativity, public ministry, passion, resurrection and ascension. Other parts of the New Testament – such as the Pauline epistles which were likely written within 20–30 years of each other, and which include references to key episodes in Jesus' life, such as the Last.

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“The center point of history is the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, the Son of God. Thus The Final Days of Jesus is an incredibly important work, for it enables us to see the full impact of the social and religious tension that lay behind Jesus’s death as well as the theological implications for us.

This book is both well researched and well written and is must-reading for /5(). The Final Days of Jesus: The Thrill of Defeat, The Agony of Victory: A Classical Historian Explores Jesus's Arrest, Trial, and Execution Paperback – March 1, Find all the books, read about the author, and more/5(4).

All of this is implied by Shimon Gibson's book, The Final Days of Jesus: The Archaeological Evidence. In the s Gibson was on the staff of the Israeli archaeologist Magen Broshi, excavating a meter stretch outside of the Ottoman city wall between the Citadel next to Jaffa Gate and the southwestern angle of the Old City.4/5(53).

Nearly 2, years later, the events that took place during Jesus’s last days still reverberate through the ages. Designed as a day-by-day guide to Passion Week, The Final Days of Jesus leads us to reexamine and meditate on the history-making, earth-shaking significance of Jesus’s arrest, trial, crucifixion, and empty tomb.

"Jesus: the Final Days" is essentially composed of three essays based on lectures from the noted scholars Dr. Craig Evans and Dr. N.T.

Wright. Having read some previous writings from both authors and enjoyed them, I had high hopes for this slim volume. I was not disappointed.

In fact, I only really wish they had written more on some of the subjects/5(34). Book Review: The Final Days of Jesus.

By Denny Burk. Justin Taylor and Andreas Köstenberger have produced a little gem of a book in The Final Days of Jesus: The Most Important Week of the Most Important Person Who Ever Lived.

The book aims to set forth from scripture just what the title suggests. “An expert archaeologist’s valuable insights on the final days of Jesus.” “Gibson’s book punctures fourth century mythology with first century evidence drawn from intimate knowledge of the great city of The final days of Jesus book Much like Mark's day-to-day (often hourly) account of Jesus' final days, The Last Week is sectioned into a chapter for each day, making it a perfect read during Holy Week.

Think of it like an advent calendar during Christmastime. Or read the book at your own pace, letting yourself marvel at Mark's interpretation of the week leading up to Easter. The prophecies of Daniel find their fulfillment in the Book of Revelation, beginning in the first century A.D.

For almost two thousand years, the story of Jesus' final days has been celebrated by Christians around the world. From Jesus' triumphant entry into Jerusalem, through to. the book of Revelation that is widely ignored among Christians, and that is the question of when the book was written, because when we’re seeking to understand any book of the Bible we have to do our homework and look at the setting, the life-setting in which it was first penned, and the dating of a book at that level becomes very important.

The Final Days of Jesus helps believers take note of the historical events leading up to Jesus's death on the cross.

Readers are challenged to see the provocation that Jesus's message and life represented, leading to his arrest and execution.

The book demonstrates that historical facts and Christian worship can and should go hand in hand.5/5(3). Softcover or ebook, pages On Ma AD 33, Jesus entered the city of Jerusalem and boldly predicted that he would soon be put to death—executed on a cross, Book: The Final Days of Jesus - Store - Truth For Life.

In this world, Jesus lived, and in this volatile political and historical context, Jesus died—and changed the world forever. Adapted from Bill O'Reilly's bestselling historical thriller Killing Jesus, and richly illustrated, The Last Days of Jesus is a riveting, fact-based account of the life and times of Jesus/5.

The last days in the life of Jesus begin near sunset. His trip to Lazarus' house in Bethany began in Jericho, which is 17 miles ( kilometers) away.

In the early evening, after arriving in the home, he has supper (John - 2). After supper Lazarus' sister Mary anoints Jesus' feet with very expensive ointment.

Designed as a day-by-day guide to Passion Week, The Final Days of Jesus leads us to re-examine and meditate on the history-making, earth-shaking significance of Jesus's arrest, trial, crucifixion, and empty tomb/5. The Final Week of Jesus book. Read 10 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

When a person knows the end is near, only the important mat /5. Remarkably, this year the dates of Easter week coincide exactly with those of the final week of Jesus, according to most likely estimates, as follows.

Justin Taylor and I include a rationale for the original dates in our book The Final Days of Jesus: The Most Important Week of the Most Important Person Who Ever Lived (Crossway, ).

Here is a. Nearly 2, years later, the events that took place during Jesus’s last days still reverberate through the ages. Designed as a day-by-day guide to Passion Week, The Final Days of Jesus leads us to reexamine and meditate on the history-making, earth-shaking significance of Jesus’s arrest, trial, crucifixion, and empty tomb.

The Bible describes events and conditions that would mark “the conclusion of the [current] system of things,” or “the end of the world.” (Matthew ; King James Version) The Bible calls this time period “the last days” and the “time of the end,” or “end times.” (2 Timothy ; Daniel 8: 19; Easy-to-Read Version) The following are some outstanding features of last-days, or.

A short and accessible book by two of the best historical Jesus scholars out there. It works, in some ways, as a counter balance to the popular work by Borg and Crossan on the final days of Jesus' life.

The scholarship is rigorous but the information presented in a way that would be helpful to any reader. flag Like see review/5. In this video series, well-known New Testament scholars explore the background and significance of the history-shaping events that occurred during Jesus's last week on earth.

The Final Days of Jesus: Thursday, April 2, AD From the time that the regular sacrifice is abolished and the abomination of desolation is set up, there will be 1, days. How blessed is he who keeps waiting and attains to. The Last Days of Jesus video Bible study provides a fantastic overview of six major events surrounding Jesus' death and resurrection, taught by top scholars and professionals.

Designed to accompany the DVD study, The Last Days of Jesus Participant Guide provides an outline of the video teaching with room for notes, and includes photos, maps, additional information, and a /5(6). Jesus, the Final Days: What Really Happened. Jesus’ final days included his demise, burial as well as resurrection.

These are true events that cannot be doubted by any historian regardless of their non-religious or religious background. During Jesus’ execution, Pontius Pilate was in power governing Samaria and Judea.

In this world, Jesus lived, and in this volatile political and historical context, Jesus died-and changed the world forever. Adapted from Bill O'Reilly's bestselling historical thriller Killing Jesus, and richly illustrated, The Last Days of Jesus is a riveting, fact-based account of the life and times of Jesus.

Age Range: 10 and 15 yearsBrand: Not Assigned. From Jesus' triumphal entry into Jerusalem to His glorious resurrection, the Last Days of Jesus DVD Bible study provides a fantastic overview of six major events surrounding Jesus' death and resurrection.

Each of the six sessions starts out in Israel, showing key locations such as the Garden of Gethsemane and the Mount of Olives/5(8).

The Mystery of the Last Supper by Colin J. Humphreys,download free ebooks, Download free PDF EPUB ebook. In God So Loved the World: The Final Days of the Savior's Life, author Eric D. Huntsman takes us on a scriptural journey through the last week of our Savior's mortal life, culminating in His atoning sacrifice and joyous resurrection.

The author, by drawing on his wide knowledge of historical context, cultural background, and biblical insights 5/5(7). The final journey of Jesus to Jerusalem is consistently presented as just before Passover in all our sources.

John even has Jesus in Jerusalem after Sukkoth, in December, at Hanukkah, which would also mitigate against a six-month stay in the city leading up to Jesus’ death (John ).

The book of Mark is an historical narrative which, though giving a representative picture of both the person and work of Jesus, emphasizes the person of Christ. As stated in the first verse of the book, this gospel was written to show Jesus as the Son of God. It was written to Gentiles, particularly those in Rome, to convince them of theFile Size: KB.Much like his previous book "Killing Jesus".

O'Reilly walks people quickly through the early life of Jesus and slows down to more fully cover His last days.

Again, like his previous book, I disagreed with some of his interpretation of events, but overall he does a fair job. If you read Killing Jesus, you can probably skip this one.The last day of Jesus; or, The appearance of our Lord during the forty days between the resurrection and ascension by Moore, T.

V. (Thomas Verner), Pages: