CHRISTIAN BOOK STORE
QUICK MENU

Home
  • All Products


 » Audio Books
 » Bibles
 » Books
 » Church Supplies
 » Clothing
 » Gifts
 » Homeschool
 » Kids
 » Music
 » Software
 » Spanish Products
 » Video / DVD

Bible Resources
•  Bible Study Aids
•  Bible Devotionals
•  Audio Sermons
Community
•  ChristiansUnite Blogs
•  Christian Forums
•  Facebook Apps
Web Search
•  Christian Family Sites
•  Top Christian Sites
•  Christian RSS Feeds
Family Life
•  Christian Finance
•  ChristiansUnite KIDS
Shop
•  Christian Magazines
•  Christian Book Store
Read
•  Christian News
•  Christian Columns
•  Christian Song Lyrics
•  Christian Mailing Lists
Connect
•  Christian Singles
•  Christian Classifieds
Graphics
•  Free Christian Clipart
•  Christian Wallpaper
Fun Stuff
•  Clean Christian Jokes
•  Bible Trivia Quiz
•  Online Video Games
•  Bible Crosswords
Webmasters
•  Christian Guestbooks
•  Banner Exchange
•  Dynamic Content

Subscribe to our Free Newsletter.
Enter your email address:

The Reluctant Parting: How the New Testament's Jewish Writers Created a Christian Book - eBook
 You're here » Christian Books Index » The Reluctant Parting: How the New Testament's Jewish Writers Created a Christian Book - eBook
SEARCH:  
Browse:

The Reluctant Parting: How the New Testament's Jewish Writers Created a Christian Book - eBook

Author: Julie Galambush
Retail Price: $14.99
Our Price: $14.99
Save: 0.00 (0.00%)

Availability: In Stock


       Peeling away centuries of misinterpretation, The Reluctant Parting tells the painful story of how the New Testament authors fought---ultimately in vain---to preserve their legitimacy as members of the Jewish community. Biblical scholar Julie Galambush, a former Baptist minister who converted to Judaism, reveals the diversity within first-century Judaism and how an intra-Jewish debate about what it means to be Jewish included the followers of Jesus as one Jewish sect among many.

Although other books have demonstrated the Jewishness of Jesus, none have grappled with the implications of the New Testament authors' identity as Jews. What would it mean to read this Christian scripture as it was meant to be read---as a collection of Jewish books? Through lively and accessible scholarship, Galambush identifies the distinctively Jewish goals of the New Testament authors and sheds new light on the common roots of modern Judaism and Christianity. The Reluctant Parting breaks new ground by exposing the volatile historical backdrop that produced the New Testament, offering rich rewards for both Jews and Christians wanting a fuller understanding of their inherited tradition.

Julie Galambush is an associate professor of religious studies at The College of William and Mary. She holds a Ph.D. in Old Testament studies from Emory University and a Master of Divinity from Yale Divinity School. Formerly an ordained American Baptist minister, Galambush is a convert to Judaism and a member of Temple Rodef Shalom in Falls Church, Virginia.


Similar Items you may enjoy!

Ignatius of Antioch and the Parting of the Ways: Early Jewish-Christian Relations
Author: Thomas A. Robinson
Our Price: $30.00

The Relentless Courage of a Scared Child: How Persistence, Grit, and Faith Created a Reluctant Healer - eBook
Author: Tana Amen
Our Price: $14.99

Against the Heresies, Book 1 (Ancient Christian Writers)
Author: St. Irenaeus of Lyons, translated by Dominic J. Unger
Our Price: $27.99

Writers in the Spirit: Inspiration for Christian Writers
Author: Carol Vanden Bosch Rottman
Our Price: $18.95
Like This Page?





More From ChristiansUnite...    About Us | Privacy Policy | | ChristiansUnite.com Site Map | Statement of Beliefs



Copyright © 1999-2019 ChristiansUnite.com. All rights reserved.
Please send your questions, comments, or bug reports to the