The Liberation of Christmas

The Infancy Narratives in Social Context by Richard A. Horsley

Publisher: Crossroad Pub Co

Written in English
Published: Pages: 144 Downloads: 981
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Subjects:

  • Matthew I, 18-II, 23,
  • Sociology Of Religion,
  • Government, Resistance to,
  • Church And Government,
  • Religion - Theology,
  • Religion,
  • N.T,
  • Infancy narratives (Gospels),
  • Christianity - Theology - Christology,
  • Christianity,
  • Jesus Christ,
  • Nativity,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Religion: general,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Theology,
  • Bible,
  • Biblical teaching,
  • Christmas,
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc
  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8123816M
    ISBN 100824509056
    ISBN 109780824509057

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Richard Horsley is professor of Religious Studies at the University of Massachusetts; he has written/edited many other books, such as Christmas Unwrapped: Consumerism, Christ, and Culture,Jesus and Empire: The Kingdom of God and the New World Disorder,Christian Origins (People's History of Christianity), etc.

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