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Living Jesus: Learning the Heart of the Gospel (Paperback)

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Who is the real Jesus? How can we experience the mystery, compelxity, and richness of his spirituality and teachings in our lives today? In this gently instructive and inspiring guide, Luke Timothy Johnson leads us to a deeper understanding and practice of classic Christian spirituality and faith. Translating his biblical scholarship into simple, elegant language, he offers a compelling and wise reflection on the real Jesus--not the reconstructed historical figure but the resurrected Christ, a living savior we can encounter every day.

Living Jesus elucidates the mystery of Jesus' resurrection and its central role in the Christian experience. It explores the diversity and fullness of the New Testament views of Christ, revealing how each book's perspective can deepen our understanding of Jesus. Profoundly insightful, Living Jesus offers valuable lessons on how we can accept the Gospels' powerful invitation to an authenic Christian spirituality.

About the Author


Luke T. Johnson, Robert W. Woodruff Professor of new Testament and Christian Origins, Candler School of Theology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia (The Roman Catholic Church).
Product Details
ISBN: 9780060642839
ISBN-10: 0060642831
Publisher: HarperOne
Publication Date: January 5th, 2000
Pages: 224
Language: English