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A case for the divinity of Jesus

examining the earliest evidence

by Dean L. Overman

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jesus Christ -- Divinity

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDean L. Overman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT216.3 .O94 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 323 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23724642M
    ISBN 101442203226
    ISBN 109781442203228, 9781442201101
    LC Control Number2009015660

    Intended as a succinct introduction to Jesus’s life, words, and enduring significance, Who Is Jesus? offers non-Christians and new Christians alike a compelling portrait of Jesus Christ. Ultimately, this book encourages readers to carefully consider the history-shaping life and extraordinary teachings of the greatest man who ever lived. 4 The Book of Acts and Other New Testament Letters Testify of Jesus’ Divinity. If we consider the rest of the NT-scriptures—leaving aside those written by John for the moment—we can find a number of conclusive arguments. The central theological distinctive of Christianity—that Jesus is God incarnate—has repeatedly come under fire from adherents to other religions and scholars who interpret Jesus as a prophet, angel, or guru. Putting Jesus in His Place is designed to introduce Christians to the wealth of biblical teaching on the deity of Christ. Using evidence from the New Testament, this book .


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Jesus predicted the destruction of Jerusalem and the great tribulation (Mark ). Though God can reveal the future to anyone, in the case of Jesus, his foreknowledge does seem to point to his own possession of divine omniscience, in light of his claim to deity, along with the accuracy of the fulfillment of his prophecies.

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This figure is commonly seen as the messianic king, but, as New Testament scholar Brant Pitre argues in his book The Case for Jesus: The Biblical and Historical Evidence for Christ, this king is not just a human king—he’s a divine one ().

Pitre highlights two details that suggest the figure’s divinity. BRANT PITRE (Ph.D., University of Notre Dame) is Professor of Sacred Scripture at Notre Dame Seminary in New Orleans.

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Dean L. Overman examines the earliest Christian records to build a compelling case for the divinity of Jesus. Addressing questions raised by books such as Bart Ehrman's Misquoting Jesus and Elaine Pagels' The Gnostic.

A Case For The Divinity Of Jesus, Examining the Earliest Evidence By Dean L. Overman Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Lanham, MD.

$ CAD. Hardcover. ISBN # Review By Wayne A. Holst My Comment: When I first looked at “A Case for the Divinity of Jesus” my guard was up – because, over the years – I have. In other words, Jesus is simply chiding him for being willing to call a human being good, even though in this particular case, unbeknownst to the man, Jesus is actually more than a human being.

He knows that the rich man thinks he’s just a human being, and he’s lowering himself to the man’s own level of understanding in order to teach him Author: JP Nunez.

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Overman examines the earliest Christian records to build a. Others have even argued that Jesus of Nazareth did not think he was God and never claimed to be divine. This powerful presentation hits the highlights from Dr.

Brant Pitre's bestselling book, The Case for Jesus. In it, he goes back to the sources to answer questions such as: • Are the Gospels history or fiction?• Did Jesus claim be God?/5(35). The Case for Christ records Lee Strobel's attempt to "determine if there's credible evidence that Jesus of Nazareth really is the Son of God." The book consists primarily of interviews between Strobel (a interviews compose a case brief defending Jesus' divinity, and urging readers to reach a verdict of their own.

J. Warner Wallace knows how to evaluate evidence. He’s a cold-case detective who has used those same skills to evaluate evidence for Jesus’ miracles. He makes the case that not only are the gospels eyewitness accounts, they were written within years of Jesus’ life.

When you consider that the most credible biography for Alexander the. As far as I was concerned, the case was closed. There was enough proof for me to rest easy with the conclusion that the divinity of Jesus was nothing more than the fanciful invention of superstitious people.

Or so I thought. That last hesitation came as a result of his wife’s conversion. Can anyone recommend a good book for proof that Jesus is divine. Looking for my 26 year old son.

Yes. The Bible. Colossians, for example “He is the image of the invisible God, the first-born of all creation; for in him all things were created, in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or principalities or authorities—all things were.

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Cleared out /5(47). In Jesus and the Jewish Roots of Mary, Dr. Pitre takes listeners step-by-step from the Garden of Eden to the Book of Revelation to reveal how deeply biblical Catholic beliefs about Mary really are.

Pitre uses the Old Testament and ancient Judaism to unlock how the Bible itself teaches that Mary is in fact the new Eve, the Mother of God, the Queen of Heaven and Earth, and the. The Three Christs of Ypsilanti () is a book-length psychiatric case study by Milton Rokeach, concerning his experiment on a group of three paranoid schizophrenics at Ypsilanti State Hospital in Ypsilanti, book details the interactions of the three patients—Clyde Benson, Joseph Cassel, and Leon Gabor—each of whom believed himself to be Jesus ChristAuthor: Milton Rokeach.

Bart Ehrman’s latest book, How Jesus Became God: The Exaltation of a Jewish Preacher from Galilee[1], asserts a number of things, most notably that Jesus is not God and that His divinity is overlooked in the synoptic gospels (Matthew, Mark, and Luke). Others have even argued that Jesus of Nazareth did not think he was God and never claimed to be divine.

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Dean L. Overman examines the earliest Christian records to build a compelling case for the divinity of Jesus. InLee Strobel, a reporter for the Chicago Tribune and a graduate of Yale Law School, published “The Case for Christ: A Journalist’s Personal Author: Brent Landau.

Download this free booklet “Do You Believe – Is Jesus God”. In it, we’ll provide an overview of the Biblical case that Jesus is divine. This e-book is divided into four sections: Misconceptions About Jesus Jesus is not the Father; Jesus is a man; What Jesus Said About Himself Jesus did not say He was God; Jesus did not say He was the.

“Putting Jesus in His Place is a clearly written and carefully reasoned defense of the deity of Christ. Bowman and Komoszewski present a virtually comprehensive case for embracing Jesus’ full and unqualified divinity.

This book should be required reading in every church study group and in college and seminary classes.” —kenneTh sampLesFile Size: KB. Definition and approaches.

Christology (from Greek Χριστός Khristós and -λογία, -logia), literally "the understanding of Christ," is the study of the nature (person) and work (role in salvation) of Jesus Christ. [need quotation to verify] It studies Jesus Christ's humanity and divinity, and the relation between these two aspects; and the role he plays in salvation.

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'Who do you say that I am?' is the question Jesus posed to his startled disciples. David Limbaugh, a nationally syndicated columnist and a practicing attorney, makes a powerful case for Jesus' humanity and deity based on a close reading of the Gospels.

Furthermore, Limbaugh enthralls readers with glimpses into his own spiritual odyssey. The True Jesus: Uncovering the Divinity Brand: Regnery Publishing. Former atheist and Chicago Tribune journalist Lee Strobel says yes.

In this revised and updated bestseller, The Case for Christ, Strobel cross-examines a dozen experts with doctorates from schools such as Cambridge, Princeton, and Brandeis, asking hard-hitting questions – and building a captivating case for Christ’s divinity.

In this revised and updated bestseller, The Case for Christ, Lee Strobel cross-examines a dozen experts with doctorates from schools such as Cambridge, Princeton, and Brandeis, asking hard-hitting questions--and building a captivating case for Christ's divinity. Strobel asks challenging questions like: How reliable is the New Testament?/5(6).Whether Jesus was really the Son of God or not is a central question for Christians—and one that has provoked heated debate since the time of Jesus' birth.

Dean L. Overman examines the earliest Christian records to build a compelling case for the divinity of Jesus.The Divinity of Christ. Modernism has laid down two fundamental challenges to the doctrine of the divinity of Christ, especially as it is expressed in the doctrine of the incarnation.

First, it is wrong. Our growing understanding of the background to the New Testament, the way in which Christian doctrine has developed, the rise of the.