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The Resource The brother of Jesus : the dramatic story & meaning of the first archaeological link to Jesus & his family, Hershel Shanks & Ben Witherington III

The brother of Jesus : the dramatic story & meaning of the first archaeological link to Jesus & his family, Hershel Shanks & Ben Witherington III

Label
The brother of Jesus : the dramatic story & meaning of the first archaeological link to Jesus & his family
Title
The brother of Jesus
Title remainder
the dramatic story & meaning of the first archaeological link to Jesus & his family
Statement of responsibility
Hershel Shanks & Ben Witherington III
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The discovery of a limestone burial box with the inscription, "James, son of Joseph, brother of Jesus" set the world of biblical archaeology abuzz. Hershel Shanks and Ben Witherington III reveal not only what the discovery means for understanding the Bible, but also what it shows about the family of Jesus and the earliest Christians
Cataloging source
BYN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shanks, Hershel
Dewey number
225.9/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
BS2454.J3
LC item number
S53 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Witherington, Ben
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • James
  • Christianity
Label
The brother of Jesus : the dramatic story & meaning of the first archaeological link to Jesus & his family, Hershel Shanks & Ben Witherington III
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc044/2003544626.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Oh, no!
  • 2. An
  • amazing discovery
  • 3.
  • How could the son of God have a brother?
  • 4.
  • Is it a fake?
  • 5.
  • Is it the Jesus?
  • 6.
  • Introduction
  • Can we ignore it?
  • pt. 2. The
  • story of James, son of Joseph, brother of Jesus
  • Ben Witherington III
  • Introduction : in this end, a beginning
  • 7.
  • From brother to follower
  • 8.
  • From follower to head of the Jerusalem Church
  • 9.
  • Hershel Shanks
  • James, mediator between Jews and Gentiles
  • 10.
  • James the sage
  • 11. The
  • death of James
  • 12.
  • James the legend
  • 13.
  • Brother, cousin, or kin?
  • 14.
  • Foreword
  • Son of Joseph, brother of Jesus
  • Acknowledgments
  • André Lemaire
  • pt. 1. The
  • story of a remarkable discovery
  • Hershel Shanks
  • 1.
Control code
ocm51865713
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 226 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060556600
Lccn
2003544626
Note
Gift of the Estate of Frank Anthony Melone, PhD.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map
System control number
(OCoLC)51865713
Label
The brother of Jesus : the dramatic story & meaning of the first archaeological link to Jesus & his family, Hershel Shanks & Ben Witherington III
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc044/2003544626.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Oh, no!
  • 2. An
  • amazing discovery
  • 3.
  • How could the son of God have a brother?
  • 4.
  • Is it a fake?
  • 5.
  • Is it the Jesus?
  • 6.
  • Introduction
  • Can we ignore it?
  • pt. 2. The
  • story of James, son of Joseph, brother of Jesus
  • Ben Witherington III
  • Introduction : in this end, a beginning
  • 7.
  • From brother to follower
  • 8.
  • From follower to head of the Jerusalem Church
  • 9.
  • Hershel Shanks
  • James, mediator between Jews and Gentiles
  • 10.
  • James the sage
  • 11. The
  • death of James
  • 12.
  • James the legend
  • 13.
  • Brother, cousin, or kin?
  • 14.
  • Foreword
  • Son of Joseph, brother of Jesus
  • Acknowledgments
  • André Lemaire
  • pt. 1. The
  • story of a remarkable discovery
  • Hershel Shanks
  • 1.
Control code
ocm51865713
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 226 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060556600
Lccn
2003544626
Note
Gift of the Estate of Frank Anthony Melone, PhD.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map
System control number
(OCoLC)51865713

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