1. Introduction; 2. Jesus and signs of national restoration; 3. Jesus and the scriptures of Israel; 4. Jesus and the restoration traditions of Israel; 5. Jesus and the purity of Israel; 6. Jesus and the eschatological temple; 7. Conclusion.
This 2002 book examines the eschatology of Jesus by evaluating his appropriation of sacred traditions related to Israel's restoration.
Steven M. Bryan is Dean of Studies and Instructor of New Testament at the Ethiopian Graduate School of Theology. He has been involved in theological education in Ethiopia since 1992. During this time he also completed a Ph.D at Cambridge University.
'This learned monograph demands careful reading by specialists and students of current, historical Jesus research.' Themelios 'The learning and acuteness of the overall treatment highly commends this monograph. Not without justification the author more than once repeats the clause 'what has not received due attention'. Biblica