The Passover plot

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Finally back in print, this special 40th anniversary edition of D /5. In the wake of resurgent interest in religious history spurred by Mel Gibson's The Passion of the Christ and Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code, this 40th anniversary edition of The Passover Plot is set to engage a completely new generation of readers searching for by: 9.

The cover of the book briefly explains that the book is a “new interpretation of the life and death of Jesus.” [1] In reality, The Passover Plot is a bold denial of much of Jesus’ life and the circumstances of His death, burial, and resurrection.

Naturally, many Christians protested the book while atheists and skeptics praised it. The Passover Plot illustrates every argument that tries to naturally explain the empty tomb. Whether the theory is: the disciples stole the body, the enemies stole the body, Joseph of Arimathaea took the body, the women went to the wrong tomb, Jesus revived having merely “swooned” on the cross, every conjecture about the empty tomb has a.

He wrote in the Introduction to this book, "This book is an answer to Dr. Hugh J. Schonfield's best-seller The Passover Plot, a work that has had an amazing acceptance and is now the basis of a film [Wilson's book] demonstrates that Dr.

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Schonfield's thesis is unacceptable and unjustified/5(2). Directed by Michael Campus. With Harry Andrews, Hugh Griffith, Zalman King, Donald Pleasence. Dramatization of the controversial best-seller that posits an alternate /10(84).

THE PASSOVER PLOT: VERDICT, NOT GUILTY A Critical Analysis of the Best Selling Book, The Passover Plot by Hugh Schonfield GARY G. COHEN Professor of New Testament Biblical School of Theology The Passover Plot by Hugh Schonfield () had eight printings in alone.

Today copies of this influential book can be found in. The Passover Plot () Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries. Dramatization of the controversial best-seller that posits an alternate version of the birth of Christianity. In this version, Jesus planned for His crucifixion by taking a drug that would simulate death.

After His unconscious body was placed in the tomb, a. Forty years ago, while living in the city of Linköping, I came across an unusual book. It was written by the distinguished biblical scholar Hugh Schonfield but it read like a thriller. The central premise of "The Passover Plot" was that Jesus had meticulously planned and engineered his own death and resurrection.

Finally back in print, this special 40th anniversary edition of Dr. Schonfield's international multimillion-copy bestseller is set to rock the establishment view of the life of Jesus all over again. There is probably no other figure in modern Jewish historical research who is more controversial or famous than Hugh J.

Schonfield, who once said: "The scholars deplore that I 4/5(2). this book, The Passover Plot, sets out what he thinks Jesus was attempting to do.

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He traces the roots of Jewish messianism, the belief in a messiah and does it in his opening part of the work in a three-fold step suggesting that the idea of a messiah was a developmental matter. First of all. This controversial film, based on a book by Hugh J. Schonfield, portrays Christ as more of a zealous political activist than a religious figure.

The story Reviews: 2. Buy a cheap copy of The Passover Plot book by Hugh J. Schonfield. Finally back in print, this special 40th anniversary edition of Dr. Schonfield's international multimillion-copy bestseller is set to rock the establishment view of Free shipping over $/5(5).

The Book titled The Passover Plot. Back inthere was a best-selling book titled The Passover Plot by Hugh Schonfield. Here is some information related to it: According to Schonfield's analysis, the events of the Passover, which are presented in all the Gospels, but inconsistently, are most accurately presented in the Gospel of John.

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The Passover Plot Hypothesis. The Passover Plot is a book by radical New Testament scholar, H. Schonfield, who proposed that Jesus was an innocent messianic pretender who connived to “fulfill” prophecy in order to substantiate his claims (Schonfield, ).

According to the plot, Jesus secretly “schemed in faith” (ibid., ), connived with a young 3/5(3). Get this from a library.

The passover plot. [Hugh J Schonfield] -- Presents historical evidence suggesting that Jesus was a mortal man, a young genius who believed himself to be the Messiah and deliberately and brilliantly planned his entire ministry according to.

The Passover Plot A disappointing film based on Hugh J. Schonfield's tampering-with-orthodoxy revisionist s book on the life of Jesus Christ, The Passover Plot. The passover plot. [Hugh J Schonfield] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create # Distributed by Consortium Book Sales and Distribution\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema. The controversial film from the book of the same name, examines a possible plot to fake the resurrection.

Directed by Michael Campus, and starring film icon Donald Pleasance (Escape From NY. When _The Passover Plot_ first came out back aroundit hit like a bombshell. Right away Schonfield tells his readers that the book is "the outcome of an endeavor which has extended over 40 years to discover who the 'man' (quotes mine) really was/5(79).

The provocative title of this book reflects the controversial nature of its contents. Schonfield has taken the two central dogmas of traditional Christianity—the crucifixion and the resurrection of Christ—and has reinterpreted the gospel narratives in such a way as to demonstrate that Christ was crucified as part of a plan on his part consciously to fulfill the ancient prophecies.

Though the scholarship is now a little dated (this was published in ), this is a five-star book. But I just couldn't bring myself to award all five stars, because the Passover Plot theory itself (supposedly the focus of the book) is just too far-fetched for me to take seriously.4/5(1).

Plot. What was the plot of the passover and who was behind it. Haveing trouble. Not now understanding this. -READ the article, it explains that the "plot" was a plan by Jesus to -become- the messiah.

It failed (he died) but it succeeded in creating the. Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find Passover Plot () by Schonfield, Hugh J/5().

Traditional Christian belief, firmly based on the divinity of Jesus, is now being challenged, both by the discoveries of modern science and the research of biblical scholars.

In this book, Dr Hugh Schonfield provides a new interpretation of Jesus - an interpretation which in no way detracts from his greatness or uniqueness. He argues that as master of his own destiny, Jesus directed his 4/5(1).

Description: Through the story of the first Passover you will understand why Jesus was God's Passover Lamb to provide salvation for all. Custom Order Only Available only in multiples of 10, at half-price. Volume: 21 Issue: 3 Year: Topics covered in this issue of the CRJ include: The Bondage Maker: Examining the Message and Method of Dr.

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CHAPTER The Passover Plot Three days after preliminary drafts of Chapters 14 & 15 were finished, Dana was thinking about the report from PIKAL, of the subject who went through “a door of light,” and was clinically dead for 3 minutes on an psychedelic drug, only to sit up on the gurney being rushed to the emergency room.Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Passover Plot by Hugh J.

Schonfield (, Paperback, Special) at the best online prices at /5(2). About 60 years ago, some Jewish "scholar" by the name of Hugh J. Schonfield wrote an absolutely ridiculous book called: "The Passover Plot" in which he tried to prove that the New Testament was Author: DROR BEN AMI.