The Jefferson Bible

Author: Thomas Jefferson
Publisher: Martino Fine Books
ISBN: 9781614270287
Size: 44.75 MB
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Using a razor, Jefferson cut and arranged selected verses from the books of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John in chronological order, mingling excerpts from one text to those of another in order to create a single narrative.

The Jefferson Bible Life And Morals Of Jesus Of Nazareth

Author: Thomas Jefferson
Publisher: Jazzybee Verlag
ISBN: 3849691705
Size: 53.17 MB
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The book is Jefferson's notions as to the life and doctrines of Jesus, and it is significant that he ends the Life with the laying of Jesus in the sepulchre. The resurrection formed no part of Jefferson's belief.

The Jefferson Bible

Author: Thomas Jefferson
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486112519
Size: 35.17 MB
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Jefferson regarded Jesus as a moral guide rather than a divinity. In his unique interpretation of the Bible, he highlights Christ's ethical teachings, discarding the scriptures' supernatural elements, to reflect the deist view of religion.

The Jefferson Bible

Author: Thomas Jefferson
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1625582358
Size: 77.85 MB
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He called it "The Philosophy of Jesus of Nazareth, extracted from the account of
his life and doctrines, as given by Matthew, ... giving the texts in the four
languages, "in a handsome moroccobound volume, labeled on the back 'Morals
of Jesus.'" This is the volume called "The Jefferson Bible," which is now owned by
the Government, and the publication of which has been recently ordered by
Congress.

A Jefferson Bible For The Twenty First Century

Author: Luis Granados
Publisher: Humanist Press
ISBN: 0931779308
Size: 41.20 MB
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Lists candidates for the "best" and "worst" excerpts from a variety of scriptures, including the Hebrew Bible, the Qur'an, the Bhagavadgîtâ, Buddhist sutras, and the Book of Mormon, and invites readers' opinions on the selections.

The Adams Jefferson Letters

Author: Lester J. Cappon
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 0807838926
Size: 10.42 MB
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This reissue of The Adams-Jefferson Letters in a one-volume unabridged edition brings to a broader audience one of the monuments of American scholarship and, to quote C. Vann Woodward, 'a major treasure of national literature.'