By Ward Blanton
Displacing Christian Origins strains the present severe engagement of Agamben, Derrida, and Žižek, between others, again into 19th- and early-twentieth-century philosophers of early Christianity. via evaluating those the most important moments within the glossy background of philosophy with exemplars of recent biblical scholarship—David Friedrich Strauss, Adolf Deissmann, and Albert Schweitzer—Blanton bargains a brand new method for severe concept to construe the connection among the fashionable earlier and the biblical traditions to which we appear to be drawn as soon as again.
An leading edge contribution to the highbrow heritage of biblical exegesis, Displacing Christian Origins will advertise proficient and fruitful debate among faith and philosophy.
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Displacing Christian Origins: Philosophy, Secularity, and the New Testament (Religion and Postmodernism) by Ward Blanton