Jewish Backgrounds of the New Testament

Genre: Religion
Original Publish Date: Aug 01, 2000
Product Number: EB00005242
Released: Aug 01, 2000
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781585583010
Publisher: Baker Academic
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This survey of intertestamental Judaism illuminates the customs and controversies that provide essential background for understanding the New Testament. Scott opens a door into the Jewish world and literature leading up to the development of Christianity. He also offers an accessible overview of the data through helpful charts, maps, and diagrams incorporated throughout the text to engage his readers.