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Author Frilingos, Christopher A., author

Title Jesus, Mary, and Joseph : family trouble in the Infancy Gospels / Christopher A. Frilingos
Published Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Divinations: rereading late ancient religion
Summary What was it like in the household of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph? The extracanonical Infancy Gospel of Thomas and the Protogospel of James offer some answers. In stories of household conflict, as well as in scenes of courage and love, ancient Christians learned about human ignorance, divine omniscience, and the worth of family life
Subject Jesus Christ -- Childhood
Jesus Christ -- Family
Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Biography
Jesus Christ.
Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint.
Gospel of Thomas (Infancy Gospel) -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Protevangelium Jacobi -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Gospel of Thomas (Infancy Gospel)
Protevangelium Jacobi.
Apocryphal infancy Gospels
Apocryphal infancy Gospels.
Childhood of Jesus Christ.
RELIGION -- Christian Theology -- Christology.
Genre/Form Biography.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0812294378 (electronic bk.)
9780812294378 (electronic bk.)