The Blackwell Companion to Jesus
features a comprehensive collection of essays that explore the diverse ways in which Jesus has been imagined or portrayed from the beginnings of Christianity to the present day.
- Considers portrayals of Jesus in the New Testament and beyond, Jesus in non-Christian religions, philosophical and historic perspectives, modern manifestations, and representations in Christian art, novels, and film
- Comprehensive scope of coverage distinguishes this work from similar offerings
- Examines both Christian and non-Christian perspectives on Jesus, including those from ethnic and sexual groups, as well as from other faiths
- Offers rich and rewarding insights which will shape our understanding of this influential figure and his enduring legacy