Come study at the feet of Jesus with Jerusalem Perspective (JP). Together we’ll explore the historical, cultural, religious and linguistic contexts of the life and teachings of Jesus to better understand Jesus’ message and his place in first-century Jewish society.

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  • Sermon’s End
    The narrative conclusion to Jesus’ homily on the Torah and the Kingdom of Heaven.
  • Teaching in Kefar Nahum
    A clash between entrenched demonic powers and one proclaiming the Kingdom of Heaven.
  • “Showing Proper Humility” complex
    A lesson in derech eretz (“proper conduct”).
  • Return to the Galil
    How a bare statement about Jesus’ return to the Galilee was pressed into the service of the author of Luke’s apologetic goals, the author of Mark’s kerygmatic program, and the author of Matthew’s theological agenda.

In addition to exploring Jesus’ ancient contexts, JP promotes a new approach to the Synoptic Gospels. This approach, pioneered by Jewish and Christian scholars in Jerusalem, uses Hebrew as a tool for recovering the earliest forms of Jesus’ sayings.

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