Jesus in context: the Jewish people in his time

  • Date & Time: Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

To understand Jesus we must make every effort to understand Judaism, that is to say, the history, the pattern of religion, the hopes for the future of the Jewish people. And since John the Baptist is firmly embedded in that history, we examine what may be known about this rugged figure, who may have decisively influenced Jesus.

Course Details:

  • Date & Time: Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • Tutor: David Catchpole

    • David Catchpole is a Scholar-in-Residence at Sarum College and Emeritus Professor of Theological Studies at the University of Exeter. His specialist interests centre on the New Testament, particularly the gospels and the quest of the historical Jesus.