Ebionites & Nazarenes: Tracking the Original Followers of Jesus

The issue of the relationship of Jesus to the “Essenes,” as well as to the the Dead Sea Scrolls, whether Essene or otherwise, is central to our attempts to view Jesus in his historical contexts. In other words, we are essentially asking, in our historical Quest–“what kind of a Jew was Jesus?” We know that┬áJames … Continue reading Ebionites & Nazarenes: Tracking the Original Followers of Jesus