The Essential Jesus: Original Sayings and Earliest Images
Castle Books, 1998 - 199 pages
This concise presentation of the authentic teachings of Christ is accompanied by historical images of Jesus. Crossan's fresh translations of Jesus' sayings show him to be a teacher whose revolutionary message is as timely today as it was two thousand years ago. B/W illus.
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