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By Nehemia Gordon

ISBN-10: 097626370X

ISBN-13: 9780976263708

An spectacular cognizance has lately gripped the Christian global: "Jesus Christ" was once no longer a blond-haired, blue-eyed Gentile. Yeshua of Nazareth was once raised in an observant Jewish relatives in a tradition the place the Torah (five books of Moses) was once the nationwide structure. Yeshua’s teachings, which supposedly shape the root for Western Christianity, are actually filtered via 2000 years of traditions born in lack of information of the land, language, and tradition of the Bible. the problems over which Yeshua wrestled with the Pharisees are easily now not understood by means of sleek Christians; nor are his most vital directions by way of those that declare to be his disciples.

Former Pharisee, Nehemia Gordon, a useless Sea Scrolls student and Semitic language specialist, explores the traditional Hebrew textual content of the Gospel of Matthew from manuscripts lengthy hidden away within the data of Jewish scribes. Gordon's learn finds that the extra "modern" Greek textual content of Matthew, from which the Western world's types have been translated, depicts "another Jesus" from the Yeshua portrayed within the historic Hebrew model of Matthew. Gordon explains the life-and-death clash Yeshua had with the Pharisees as they schemed to snatch the reins of Judaism within the first century, and brings that clash into viewpoint for either Jew and Christian alike.

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