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Contents Prologue I. Israel and Empire: from the Egyptians to the Greeks II Israel and Empire: from the Maccabees to the War against Rome III Jesus and Empire: the Teacher and the Man of Deed Additional Note A. Jesus, Violence, and Non-Violence IV Jesus and Empire: the Crucified Additional Note B: The Gospel Passion Narratives as Historical Sources Additional Note C. Two Jewish Witnesses to the Death of Jesus Additional Note D. Did the Sanhedrin in the Time of Jesus have authority to execute the Death Penalty? V Jesus' Followers and the Roman Empire: Paul VI Jesus' Followers and the Roman Empire: Luke, 1 Peter, and Revelation Additional Note E. Further Thoughts on the Imperial Rhetoric, and John the Seer's Relationship to it. VII Empires Ancient and Modern Unscientific Postscript Additional Note F. Further Remarks on Literary Treatments of the Abandonment of Responsibility.
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Jesus Christ -- Political and social views.
Church and state -- Rome.
Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.