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By Bruce Chilton, Jacob Neusner

Bruce Chilton and Jacob Neusner examine the issues of comparisons and distinction among formative Christianity and Judaism. via selecting 3 different types of authority in all the non secular worlds, they convey how they've got either labored in compelling or failing to get somebody to do a given action.
The arguments are brought by means of a basic dialogue of the founding figures of the 2 religions, Moses and Jesus, and the way their inherent authority distilled itself in the course of the constitution in their spiritual associations and highbrow techniques.

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