BeschreibungThis comprehensive introduction to the apocryphal tradition is essential reading for anyone interested in the life and thought of the formative period of Christian belief. Enhanced by Hoffmann's running notes and commentary, this impressive work includes a supplement on the apocryphal Jesus tradition in Islam as well as long-unavailable sources from the Eastern Coptic-Egyptian and Arab-Christian traditions.
PortraitR. Joseph Hoffmann (Oxford, England) is Senior Lecturer and Senior Research Fellow at Westminster College, Oxford. His published works include What the Bible Really Says, Jesus in History and Myth, and Biblical versus Secular Ethics
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: PROMETHEUS BKS
Erscheinungsdatum: Januar 1996
Seitenanzahl: 196 Seiten