Thinking Like the Sages (CD)
The Lost Background To The Life And Words Of Jesus
Author: David Bivin
Product code: CDS87
In this four-part stimulating teaching series of studies David Bivin discusses elements of Jesus' life and teachings in the context of the religious climate and thought of what has become known as 'Second Temple Judaism'.
- Jesus Before the High Priest
- Who Were the Sages, the Green Tree
- Remember Shiloh
- The Great Commandment
About the Author
Co-director and co-owner (with his wife, Josa) of Jerusalem Perspective, a unique independent Christian ministry based in Jerusalem which disseminates the results of the Biblical research carried out by David and his colleagues.
David is also a member of the Jerusalem School of Synoptic Research, a think-tank made up of Jewish and Christian scholars dedicated to better understanding the Synoptic Gospels (Matthew, Mark and Luke).
A native of Cleveland, Ohio, David has lived in Israel since 1963. He and his family live on the outskirts of Jerusalem.