Examining the words of Rabbi Jesus in the light of their Jewish context will provide a richer, deeper understanding of Jesus' ministry, compelling us to live differently, to become more Christ-like.
Lois Tverberg, PhD, has been writing and teaching about the Jewish background of Christianity for more than fifteen years. She is the author of Walking in the Dust of Rabbi Jesus and Listening to the Language of the Bible. She is cofounder of the En-Gedi Resource Center, an educational ministry with a goal of deepening Christian understanding of the Bible in its cultural context. She lives in Holland, Michigan. For more information, visit OurRabbiJesus.com.