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Jesus of Nazareth by Paul Verhoeven

Jesus of Nazareth

  • Paperback $17.95

    Nov 29, 2011 | 304 Pages

  • Hardcover $23.95

    Apr 06, 2010 | 304 Pages

  • Ebook $15.99

    Nov 29, 2011

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• “Verhoeven turns out to be a member of the Jesus Seminar, a collection mostly of scholars devoted to reconstructing the historical Jesus, and much of what he has to say is shrewd and learned.” –Adam Gopnik, New Yorker
• “Jesus goes from being a follower of John the Baptist to inspired exorcist to peace-loving proclaimer of the Kingdom of God to a messianic rebel forced by the authorities and Romans into a radicalized corner to fight for his developing and somewhat desperate beliefs. Rather than forcing himself to throw out major portions of the story to make his sense of Jesus fit a given thesis, Verhoeven manages to pull together all the major threads and make narrative sense of it all.” –Christopher Napolitano, Playboy
• “Verhoeven has written an excellent book.” –Paul Schrader, Film Comment

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