By Phillip J. Long
“This is a cautious safety for the view that Jesus himself drew up this schedule for his project, regardless of how the hot testomony crafted his real phrases. . . . The ebook serves as an exceptional source for the Gospel passages facing those 3 themes.”
—Mark Whitters, Senior Lecturer of Jewish stories, japanese Michigan University
“Long does either outdated and New testomony scholarship an excellent carrier with the book of his paintings at the interpretation and alertness of the eschatological dinner party. . . . In my archaeological paintings at Qumran, i've got noticeable the significance of the ceremonial dinner motif to the eschatology of moment Temple Judaism, and this new examine demonstrates how this carried over in Jewish-Christianity, and mixed with the marriage metaphor, gave the certainty and expectation of Jesus because the Bridegroom. What an excellent work!”
—Randall fee, exotic learn Professor, Liberty University
“Phillip Long’s Jesus the Bridegroom is a great contribution to the burgeoning box of intertextual reports. . . . Long’s paintings is characterised all through via really apt research and alertness of either basic and secondary resources. I warmly commend this ebook to an individual attracted to Jesus of Nazareth and his software for the renewal of Israel.”
—Joe Hellerman, Professor of recent testomony Language and Literature, Talbot college of Theology, Biola collage, California
Phillip J. lengthy (PhD, Andrews collage) is Professor of bible study and chair of the bible study department at Grace Bible collage, Grand Rapids, Michigan.