From Nazareth to Nicaea, A.D. 30–325
Yale University Press, $30, 288 pp.
From the opening of Christian Beginnings, the late Géza Vermes’s approach to the history of early Christianity perplexed me. In this, his last book, the eminent scholar of early Judaism, the Dead Sea Scrolls, and the Gospels turned his attention to later centuries...
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