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Book details
  • Genre:RELIGION
  • SubGenre:Biblical Studies / Wisdom Literature
  • Language:English
  • Pages:110
  • eBook ISBN:9780983542179

Unpacking The Parables

The Wisdom Teachings Of Jesus

by Ron Miller

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Overview

When the Gospel of Thomas was discovered in the sands of Egypt some sixty years ago, an earthquake hit New Testament scholarship. Evidence that Thomas might be earlier than the four gospels opened up some new doors.

Description

When the Gospel of Thomas was discovered in the sands of Egypt some sixty years ago, an earthquake hit New Testament scholarship. Evidence that Thomas might be earlier than the four gospels opened up some new doors. The author entered one of those doors in writing this book. He used Thomas's version of a parable whenever that existed. And the Jesus discovered through this method might surprise you.

About the author

Dr. Ron H. Miller was a highly regarded religion professor at Lake Forest College for almost 40 years, co-founder of Common Ground, Board member at Hands of Peace, author and frequent lecturer on various theological topics including interreligious dialogue, early Christianity and spirituality. For lots more information, please visit his website www.ronmillersworld.org.

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