Covering the life and teaching of Jesus, this book studies the historical Jesus, bringing in the most recent opinions of scholars and relates aspects of the life of Jesus to Christian life and worship.
This core textbook for the life of Jesus has been written to meet the needs of GCSE students, and also those following courses on Christianity in RE at Key Stage 4. It covers the life and teachings of Jesus, according to the Synoptic Gospels, from birth to baptism - death and beyond, taking into account the most recent opinions of scholars. Aspects of the life and teaching of Jesus are related to Christian life and worship. Question sections develop knowledge, understanding and evaluation skills, alongside creative assignments. Creative assignment encourage further research, student participation and enhance evaluation skills. Contemporary examples of Christian experience related to Jesus's life and teaching are included.