Jesus: A Colloquium in the Holy Land (with James D. G. Dunn, Daniell. Harrington, Elizabeth A. Johnson, John P Meier and E. P Sanders)

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Jesus: A Colloquium in the Holy Land (with James D. G. Dunn, Danid J. Harrington, Elizabeth A. Johnson, John P Meier and E. P Sanders). Edited by Doris Donnelly. New York/London: Continuum, 2001. ISBN: 0-8264-1307-2. 166 pp. $19.95. Paper.

This book comprises five papers given for the "Colloquium on the Historical Jesus," a study tour of Israel, June 9-19, 2000. The colloquium was sponsored by the Cardinal Suenens Program in Theology and Church Life at John Carroll University and made possible by grants from the Fidelity Charitable Trust and Margaret E Grace. The book's general aim is to share the tour lectures with a wider public. The essays repackage past research on key facets of the historical Jesus, (published for scholars elsewhere), for the intellectually engaged faithful. Essay topics reflect this aim: (1) "Jesus in Galilee" by E. P. Sanders; (2) "Jesus and the Dead Sea Scrolls" by Daniel J. Harrington, S.J.; (3) "From Elijah-like Prophet to Royal Daviclic Messiah" by John P. …