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'The Jewish Reception of Paul'. Although major New Testament figures - Jesus and Paul, Peter and James, Jesus' mother Mary and Mary Magdalene - were Jews, living in a culture steeped in Jewish history, beliefs, and practices, there has never been an edition of the New Testament that addresses its Jewish background and the culture from which it grew, until now. Daniel Langton is one of an international team of 50 experts to have contributed to The Jewish Annotated New Testament (Oxford University Press), edited by Amy-Jill Levine and Marc Z. Brettler, with his section on 'The Jewish Reception of Paul'. Further information.

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