During his life Jesus did not view himself as divine, nor did his disciples.
In "Changing Faces of Jesus", the great scholar Vermes works back through successively earlier accounts of the life of Christ to finally reveal the true, historical figure of Jesus hidden beneath the Gospels: a Palestinian charismatic convinced, he had an essential role to play in bringing about the kingdom of God.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 320 pages, map
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 05/04/2001
- Category: The historical Jesus
- ISBN: 9780140265248