Människa och mer: Jesus i forskningens ljus

Research output: Book/ReportBook


This book has three parts: (1) Aspects of Jesus' life from the perspective of social anthropology: family, honour and shame, conversations as honour struggles, deciphering meals. (2) What Jesus thought of himself in relation to John the Baptist, God the Father, his coming Kingdom, the temple, the authorities; why he was executed; his resurrection a historical fact? (3) Analysis of two centuries and three "quests" of Jesus research. What its results mean for faith in Christ.


Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Religious Studies


  • historical Jesus, honour-shame, Jesus, family, commensality, John Baptist, blasphemy, knowing God, crucifixion, Jesus research, resurrection, third quest
Original languageSwedish
ISBN (Print)9188552578
StatePublished - 2005

Bibliographic note

The information about affiliations in this record was updated in December 2015. The record was previously connected to the following departments: Centre for Theology and Religious Studies (015017000)