SBL Press Bookstore
You Are a Priest Forever: Second Temple Jewish Messianism and the Priestly Christology of the Epistle to the Hebrews
Eric F. Mason

ISBN 9781628370300
Status Available
Price: $31.95
Binding Paperback
Publication Date December 2014
Pages 244
   

Examine the parallels between Hebrews and Qumran literature

Drawing on the fruits of decades of scholarship on Second Temple Judaism and the Dead Sea Scrolls, Mason revisits the concept of Jesus as the priestly messiah in Hebrews. Mason provides a synthesis of all the passages dealing with the motif and previous scholarship on questions of context. He concludes by arguing that Melchizedek and other Qumran traditions provide the best sources of shared thought on Jesus as high priest.

Features:

A synthesis of all the passages dealing with Jesus as high priest A survey of proposals for understanding the context of Hebrews’ priestly thought Paperback edition of the Brill hardcover
  • A survey of proposals for understanding the context of Hebrews’ priestly thought
  • A synthesis of all the passages dealing with Jesus as high priest
  • Paperback edition of the Brill hardcover

Eric F. Mason is Professor of Biblical Studies at Judson University, Elgin, Illinois. He is the co-editor of Reading the Epistle to the Hebrews: A Resource for Students and Reading 1–2 Peter and Jude: A Resource for Students (both from SBL Press).

Download volume front matter, including table of contents and introduction.

Download a printable publication sheet that you can put in your files or give to your librarian or bookstore.




Other Titles by this author
Back to Search Results
New Search
Storefront

 
HOME   | SBL PRESS   | MEETINGS & EVENTS   | EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES   | MEMBERSHIP   | CAREER RESOURCES
ABOUT SBL   | JOIN SBL   | DONATE TO SBL   | CONTACT SBL   | HELP   | PRIVACY POLICY   | DELETION REQUEST

© 2018, Society of Biblical Literature. All Rights Reserved.