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Author Madigan, Kevin
Title Resurrection : The Power of God for Christians and Jews
Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press, 2008
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Note Intro -- Table of Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Abbreviations -- Chapter 1: Christian Hope and Its Jewish Roots -- "He is risen!" -- Restoring Israel -- Jesus of Nazareth, Apocalyptic Prophet -- New Heaven, New Earth, and New Temple -- An Eschatological Sign to the People -- Resurrection Life and the Body -- Chapter 2: The First Fruits of Those Who Have Died -- Jesus as the First of Many -- Imminence -- The Church as Israel -- Participation in Christ -- What Kind of Resurrected Body? -- Chapter 3: A Journey to Sheol (and Back) -- Did Jesus and Paul Find Resurrection in the Bible? -- The Land of No Return -- Existing without Living -- "When my life was ebbing away, I called the Lord to mind" -- Communicating with the Dead -- The Passages That Aren't There (and What They Tell Us) -- Returning from the Land of No Return -- Chapter 4: Who Goes to Sheol-and Who Does Not -- When and Why Sheol Is Mentioned -- Sheol Is Not Hell -- Death Defanged -- Chapter 5: Heaven on Earth -- The Temple as the Garden of Eden -- Immortality in the House of the Lord -- Adam Foresees the Destruction of the Temple -- "You will receive me with glory" -- Confidence in the Face of Death -- Chapter 6: How Birth Reverses Death -- Individual and Family in Biblical Israel -- The Functional Equivalent of Resurrection -- The Name Survives Death -- A Foretaste of Resurrection -- Chapter 7: The Death and Resurrection of the Promised Son -- "Pick up your son" -- Four Little Stories with One Big Message -- A Look Ahead -- Chapter 8: Revival in Two Modes -- Zion's Children Return to Their Mother -- The Widow Re-Wed (and to the Same Husband) -- Israel's Exodus from the Grave -- Mortal Israelites and Immortal Israel -- Chapter 9: "I deal death and give life" -- Inevitable Death and the Promise of Life -- "He shall turn back from his ways and live" -- From Death to Life
Chapter 10: The Great Awakening -- The Reversal -- Why Resurrection? A False Answer -- "Oh, let Your dead revive!" -- The Deeper Roots of Resurrection -- The Victory of the Divine Warrior -- Summary: Old and New in Resurrection -- Chapter 11: The Least Known Teaching in Judaism -- "Powerful to save" -- An Obligation, Not an Option -- Doubts and Reforms -- Chapter 12: What Was Wrong with the Gnostic Gospel? -- Skeptics and Heretics -- Dualism -- Dry Bones, Restoration, and Resurrection -- Resurrection and the Power of God -- The Flesh -- Resurrection, Truth, and Power -- Chapter 13: The Redeemed Life-in the Here and Now -- Christians and Jews -- The New Life of the Christian -- The Eucharist -- The Lord's Prayer -- Torah and Eternal Life -- Resurrection at Sinai -- Christians and Jews-Again -- Notes -- Index of Primary Sources -- General Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Madigan, Kevin Resurrection : The Power of God for Christians and Jews New Haven : Yale University Press,c2008 9780300122770
Subject Resurrection.;Christianity and other religions -- Judaism.;Judaism -- Relations -- Christianity
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