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Author Tabor, James D., 1946-
Title The Jesus discovery : the new archaeological find that reveals the birth of Christianity / James D. Tabor and Simcha Jacobovici
Imprint New York : Simon & Schuster, 2012
book jacket
 CLP Library  242.29 T114-2    AVAILABLE    30580002933971
Edition 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed
Descript 254 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
The discovery -- The Talpiot tombs -- Decoding the mysterious "sign of Jonah" -- Returning to the Jesus family tomb -- Jesus and Mary Magdalene -- The mystery of the James Ossuary -- Lost bones, Jesus' DNA, and Resurrection -- Conclusion : the first Christians and Christianity today
A recent major archeological discovery in Jerusalem is revolutionizing understanding of Jesus and the earliest years of Christianity. The authors have examined a sealed tomb in Jerusalem, where they have found the earliest evidence for a belief in the resurrection of Jesus, based on what appears to be the oldest Christian iconography ever discovered
Subject Jesus Christ -- Burial
Jesus Christ -- Family
Tombs -- Jerusalem
Jerusalem -- Antiquities
Jesus Christ -- Resurrection -- History of doctrines -- Early church, ca. 30-600
Jesus Christ -- Death and burial. sears
Jesus Christ -- Family. sears
Tombs -- Jerusalem. sears
Alt Author Jacobovici, Simcha
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