Evolution Of The Word: The New Testament In The Order The Books Were Written by Marcus J. BorgEvolution Of The Word: The New Testament In The Order The Books Were Written by Marcus J. Borg

Evolution Of The Word: The New Testament In The Order The Books Were Written

byMarcus J. Borg

Paperback | August 27, 2013

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By presenting the New Testament books in the order they were written, bestselling Bible scholar Marcus Borg reveals how spiritually and politically radical the early Jesus movement began and how it slowly became domesticated. Evolution of the Word is an incredible value: not only are readers getting a deeply insightful new book from the author of Speaking Christian and Jesus, but also the full-text of the New Testament—and one of the only Bibles organized in chronological order and including explanatory annotations that give readers a more informed understanding of the Scripture that is so close to their hearts and lives.
Marcus J. Borg (1942–2015) was a pioneering author and teacher whom theNew York Timesdescribed as "a leading figure in his generation of Jesus scholars." He was the Hundere Distinguished Professor of Religion and Culture at Oregon State University and canon theologian at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Portland, and he appeared on NBC's...
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Title:Evolution Of The Word: The New Testament In The Order The Books Were WrittenFormat:PaperbackDimensions:608 pages, 9 × 6 × 1.52 inPublished:August 27, 2013Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0062082116

ISBN - 13:9780062082114

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In Evolution of the Word, Borg has produced something of great usefulness. Reading the New Testament in the order suggested gives us a new perspective on biblical faith. …[It] tests and challenges our programmed ways of reading Scripture…. that can enrich our faith awareness.