Saturday, January 9, 2010

Apocalypse Then

Christian New Testament scholars continue to slug it out over the historical Jesus. Was he an apocalyptic preacher or not. Now a Jewish New Testament scholar, Rabbi Joshua Garroway, gives us his impressions of Jesus at Reform Judaism Online. In summary, he concludes: “Jesus was an apocalyptic Jewish prophet. He thought the world as he knew it was about to end, and he taught and acted accordingly.” To read Rabbi Garroway's article, click here.

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