By James D. G. Dunn

To solution the identify query successfully calls for greater than the mentioning of some texts; we needs to first recognize that easy methods to the answer's more challenging than it seems that and realize that the reply will be much less simple than many would favor. the writer increases a few interesting but vexing questions: what's worship? Is the truth that worship is available to God (or a god) what defines him (or her) as "G/god?" What does the act of worship really contain? The conviction that God exalted Jesus to his correct hand evidently is important to Christian acceptance of the divine prestige of Jesus. yet what did that suggest for the 1st Christians as they sought to reconcile God's prestige and that of the human Jesus? probably the worship of Jesus used to be now not an alternative to worship of God yet one other way of worshiping God. The questions are difficult yet readers are ably guided by means of James Dunn, one of many world's best New testomony scholars.

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