Dating Jesus

a story of fundamentalism, feminism, and the American girl by Campbell, Susan

Publisher: Beacon Press in Boston, Mass

Written in English
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  • Campbell, Susan, -- 1959-,
  • Christian biography -- United States

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementSusan Campbell.
LC ClassificationsBR1725.C35 A3 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16856694M
ISBN 100807010669
ISBN 109780807010662
LC Control Number2008019341

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Susan Campbell's book Dating Jesus recounts her childhood growing up in the fundamentalist Church of Christ denomination. As the only girl in her family Susan inwardly struggles with what it means to be a woman in her faith/5. Praise. Simultaneously wisecracking and scholarly, both heartfelt and hilarious I loved this book.

—Wally Lamb, author of The Hour I First Believed “This fond memoir of growing up a rebellious tomboy in a fundamentalist church that expects women to be pious, subservient and, above all, quiet tells what it feels like to have Jesus as your boyfriend-and what happens when you want to.

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Therefore an overview is included. We will, however, discuss the case for authorship and dating for the most disputed and vigorously attacked books: the Pentateuch-Torah and the prophets Isaiah and Daniel. Author Jeffrey R.

Chadwick In DecemberBYU Studies published a study by Jeffrey R. Chadwick entitled “Dating the Birth of Jesus Christ.” It presented historical and scriptural evidence showing that Jesus was not born in April of 1 BC, as popular Latter-day Saint thought supposed, but most likely in December of 5 BC.

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Understanding when the gospel accounts were written can give you a starting point to demonstrate their reliability to someone who may be skeptical about their claims regarding Jesus. These methods for dating the book of Acts can be a helpful way to navigate that conversations and gently and respectfully “make a defense to anyone who asks you.

It’s from a book by a popular author (whose name is not cited). Read the whole thing. Update: Sticking with the dating-Jesus theme, Mickey McLean at WorldMagBlog posts: Jesus has returned to Earth for Armageddon, lives in L.A., works as a carpenter for furniture retailer Ikea and goes out on blind dates.

Dating the Passion: The Life of Jesus and the Emergence of Scientific Chronology (–) C. Philipp E. Nothaft. this book demonstrates how pre-modern Christian attempts to determine the principal dates of the life of Jesus played an essential role in the development of historical chronology.

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