Jesus in the background of history
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Jesus in the background of history by Albert Isaac Polack

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Published by R.M. McBride Co. in New York .
Written in English


  • Jesus Christ -- Biography,
  • Jesus Christ -- Teachings,
  • Jesus Christ -- Significance

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Edition Notes

Statementby A.I. Polack and W.W. Simpson.
ContributionsSimpson, William Wynn. joint author.
LC ClassificationsBT301 .P67 1959
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p.
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6271644M
LC Control Number59008872

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Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Polack, A.I. (Albert Isaac), b. Jesus in the background of history. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Polack, A. I. (Albert Isaac), Jesus in the background of history. New York: R.M. BcBride Co.,   Both books also stress the proof of Jesus’ divinity more than Mark did. The Book of John, written around A.D., was the final of the four and has a reputation for hostility to Jesus. Jesus, religious leader revered in Christianity. He is regarded by most Christians as the Incarnation of God. He is said to have been killed by crucifixion outside of Jerusalem around 30 AD, resurrected three days later, and thereafter ascended to heaven. Learn more about Jesus in this article.

This book or collection of Bible studies was developed and published to provide an in depth Biblical study of the life, works and teaching of Jesus Christ and how they apply to the life and times of today's born again believer. To accomplish this objective, the Gospel according to Matthew will be used as the basis for these studies.   Matthew also strove to be accurate and historically faithful in writing his Gospel. He set the background for Jesus' story in the real world of His day, including the names of prominent historical figures and the many places Jesus visited throughout His ministry. Matthew was writing history, not a legend or tall tale. Gospel According to John, fourth of the four New Testament narratives recounting the life and death of Jesus ’s is the only one of the four not considered among the Synoptic Gospels (i.e., those presenting a common view). Although the Gospel is ostensibly written by St. John the Apostle, “the beloved disciple” of Jesus, there has been considerable discussion of the actual. The physical nature of Jesus and his actions are stressed. There is also developed in the Gospel of Mark what some people have called the "Messianic secret." When Jesus confronts demons they speak of His nature and Jesus demands that they be silent. When Jesus heals the sick, He asks those whom He has healed to tell no one.

2) James, the half-brother of Jesus, who became the leader of the Jerusalem church. a) This is support by the simplicity of the description (e.g., a well known James) b) In Church history it seems to have the Lord’s half-brother James who made a significant impact on the early church in Jerusalem (Acts 15; 21). The Acts of the Apostles - History & Background Preface This is the second of a two volume set of Luke's writings, it's companion volume being the Gospel of the end of the Gospel of Luke Jesus says "that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.". In presenting this, John's Gospel also makes it clear that Jesus is God. In the opening verse, John plainly declares that in the beginning Jesus (the Logos) was with God and was God. Throughout the Gospel many references are made to Jesus' deity. Most notable of these are where Jesus declares, "Before Abraham was born, I am (egw eimi)!".   Though the Bible offers few details about Judas’s background, all four canonical gospels of the New Testament name him among Jesus’s 12 closest disciples, or apostles.