Who was Jesus? A politician? A social activist? A psychotherapist? The search for the historical Jesus ends in the Gospels.
The Chronological Life of Christ harmonizes the Gospels into one chronological story line. It provides gets an in-depth look at Jesus’ life, ministry, death, and resurrection—a look unattainable when reading each Gospel separately. Written using the NIV Harmony of the Gospels as a frame, The Chronological Life of Christ includes a very helpful subject index and user-friendly table for quickly finding Bible passages. This is a must-have resource for every student and teacher of God’s Word.
The Logos Bible Software edition of The Chronological Life of Christ is designed to encourage and stimulate your study and understanding of Jesus Christ. Scripture passages link directly to your English translations and to the original language texts, and important theological concepts link to dictionaries, encyclopedias, and a wealth of other resources in your digital library. In addition, you can perform powerful searches by topic and find what other authors, scholars, and theologians have to say about the historical Jesus.
“Luke’s introduction reflects the Greek Historical literature that he was so familiar with. John’s introduction, on the other hand, reflects the Jewish wisdom literature7 of his culture.” (Page 16)
“the Samaritan woman, the sinful, uneducated, foreign outsider” (Page 102)
“Jesus and his disciples celebrated the actual Passover. John knew that.” (Page 558)
“This call may seem too sudden to merit such a response. But we must remember that these four have already traveled with Jesus for about a year now (cf. Jn 1:35–51) and have just witnessed a miraculous catch of fish. Jesus enters into their domain and proves his power. He now calls them into his domain to be empowered to fish for men. What else is there to do when such a one as Jesus calls you to his vocation?” (Page 123)
“This is only the second event of the life of Jesus to be recorded in all four Gospels. The first was the feeding of the 5,000. The disciples know something significant is about to happen. Jesus walked wherever he went. Yet now, less than two miles from his final destination, he mounts a donkey?!” (Page 492)