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A.D. (Anno Domini)
The Life and Times of Jesus the Messiah
This six volume work covers all aspects of the life of the greatest man that ever lived. Edersheim not only looks at the person but the environment in which he lived.
Book 1 The Preparation for the Gospel: The Jewish World in the Days of Christ
Chapter 1 The Jewish Dispersion in the East
Chapter 2 The Jewish Dispersion in the West
Chapter 3 The Old Faith Preparing for the New
Chapter 4 Philo of Alexandria, the Rabbis, and the Gospels
Chapter 5 Alexandria and Rome
Chapter 6 Political and Religious Life of the Jewish Dispersion in the West
Chapter 7 In Palestine
Chapter 8 Traditionalism, Its Origin, Character, and Literature
Book 2 From the Manger in Bethlehem to the Baptism in Jordan in Jerusalem When Herod Reigned
Chapter 1 In Jerusalem When Herod Reigned
Chapter 2 The Personal History of Herod
Chapter 3 The Annunciation of St. John the Baptist
Chapter 4 The Annunciation of Jesus the Messiah, and the Birth of His Forerunner
Chapter 5 What Messiah did the Jews Expect?
Chapter 6 The Nativity of Jesus the Messiah
Chapter 7 The Purification of the Virgin and the Presentation in the Temple
Chapter 8 The Visit and Homage of the Magi, and the Flight into Egypt
Chapter 9 The Child-Life in Nazareth
Chapter 10 In the House of His Heavenly, and in the Home of His Earthly Father
Chapter 11 In the Fifteenth Year of Tiberius Caesar and Under the Pontificate of Annas and Caiaphas
Chapter 12 The Baptism of Jesus: Its Higher Meaning
Book 3 The Ascent: From the River Jordan to the Mount of Transfiguration
Chapter 1 The Temptation of Jesus
Chapter 2 The Deputation From Jerusalem
Chapter 3 The Twofold Testimony of John
Chapter 4 The Marriage Feast in Cana of Galilee, the Miracle that is 'A Sign'
Chapter 5 The Cleansing of the Temple
Chapter 6 The Teacher Come From God and the Teacher from Jerusalem
Chapter 7 In Judea and Through Samaria
Chapter 8 Jesus at the Well of Sychar
Chapter 9 The Second Visit to Cana
Chapter 10 The Synagogue at Nazareth
Chapter 11 The First Galilean Ministry
Chapter 12 At the 'Unknown' Feast in Jerusalem, and by the Pool of Bethesda
Chapter 13 By the Sea of Galilee
Chapter 14 A Sabbath in Capernaum
Chapter 15 Second Journey Through Galilee
Chapter 16 The Return to Capernaum
Chapter 17 The Call of Matthew
Chapter 18 The Sermon on the Mount
Chapter 19 The Return to Capernaum
Chapter 20 The Raising of the Young Man of Nain
Chapter 21 The Woman Which Was a Sinner
Chapter 22 The Ministry of Love, the Blasphemy of Hatred, and the Mistakes of Earthly Affection
Chapter 23 New Teaching 'In Parables'
Chapter 24 Christ Stills the Storm on the Lake of Galilee
Chapter 25 At Gerasa
Chapter 26 The Healing of the Woman
Chapter 27 Second Visit to Nazareth
Chapter 28 The Story of the Baptist, From His Last Testimony to Jesus to His Beheading in Prison
Chapter 29 The Miraculous Feeding of the Five Thousand
Chapter 30 The Night of Miracles on the Lake of Gennesaret
Chapter 31 The Cavils of the Pharisees Concerning Purification, and the Teaching of the Lord Concerning Purity
Chapter 32 The Great Crisis in Popular Feeling
Chapter 33 Jesus and the Syro-Phoenician Woman
Chapter 34 A Group of Miracles Among a Semi-Heathen Population
Chapter 35 The Two Sabbath-Controversies
Chapter 36 The Feeding of the Four Thousand
Chapter 37 The Great Confession
Book 4 The Descent: From the Mount of Transfiguration into the Valley of Humiliation and Death
Chapter 1 The Transfiguration
Chapter 2 On the Morrow of the Transfiguration
Chapter 3 The Last Events in Galilee
Chapter 4 The Journey to Jerusalem
Chapter 5 Further Incidents of the Journey to Jerusalem
Chapter 6 At the Feast of Tabernacles
Chapter 7 'In the Last, The Great Day of the Feast'
Chapter 8 Teaching in the Temple on the Octave of the Feast of Tabernacles
Chapter 9 The Healing of the Man Born Blind
Chapter 10 The 'Good Shepherd' and His 'One Flock'
Chapter 11 The First Peraean Discourses
Chapter 12 The Morning-Meal in the Pharisee's House
Chapter 13 To The Disciples
Chapter 14 At The Feast of the Dedication of the Temple
Chapter 15 The Second Series of Parables
Chapter 16 The Three Parables of Warning: to the Individual, to the Nation, and to the Theocracy
Chapter 17 The Three Parables of the Gospel: of the Recovery of the Lost
Chapter 18 The Unjust Steward
Chapter 19 The Three Last Parables of the Peraean Series: The Unrighteous Judge
Chapter 20 Christ's Discourses in Peraea
Chapter 21 The Death and the Raising of Lazarus
Chapter 22 On the Journey to Jerusalem
Chapter 23 The Last Incidents in Perea
Chapter 24 In Jericho and at Bethany
Book 5 The Cross and the Crown
Chapter 1 The First Day in Passion-Week
Chapter 2 The Second Day in Passion-Week
Chapter 3 The Third Day in Passion-Week
Chapter 4 The Third Day in Passion-Week
Chapter 5 The End Day in Passion-Week, The Last Series of Parables: To the Pharisees and to the People
Chapter 6 The Evening of the Third Day in Passion-Week
Chapter 7 Evening of the Third Day in Passion-Week
Chapter 8 The Fourth Day in Passion-Week
Chapter 9 The Fifth Day in Passion-Week
Chapter 10 The Paschal Supper
Chapter 11 The Last Discourses of Christ
Chapter 12 Gethsemane
Chapter 13 Thursday Night
Chapter 14 The Morning of Good Friday
Chapter 15 'Crucified, Dead, and Buried.'
Chapter 16 On the Resurrection of Christ from the Dead
Chapter 17 'On the Third Day He Rose Again From the Dead: He Ascended into Heaven'
Book 6 Appendix
Chapter 1 Pseudepigraphic Writings
Chapter 2 Philo of Alexandria and rabbinic theology.
Chapter 3 Rabbinic views as to the lawfulness of images, pictorial representations on coins, etc.
Chapter 4 An abstract of Jewish history from the reign of Alexander the Great to the accession of Herod
Chapter 5 Rabbinic theology and literature
Chapter 6 List of the Maccabees, of the Family of Herod, of the High-Priests, the Roman Procurators of Judaea, and Roman Govenors of Syria
Chapter 7 On the date of the Nativity of Our Lord
Chapter 8 Rabbinic traditions about Elijah, the forerunner of the Messiah
Chapter 9 List of Old Testament passage messianically applied in ancient rabbinic writings
Chapter 10 On the supposed temple synagogue
Chapter 11 On the prophecy, Isaiah 53
Chapter 12 The baptism of proselytes
Chapter 13 Jewish angelology and demonology. The fall of the angels.
Chapter 14 The Law in Messianic times
Chapter 15 The location of Sychar, and the date of Our Lord's visit to Samaria.
Chapter 16 On the Jewish views about 'demons' and 'the demonized,' together with some notes on the intercourse between Jews and Jewish Christians in the First Centruies.
Chapter 17 The ordanances and law of the sabbath as laid down in the mishnah and the Jerusalem talmud.
Chapter 18 Haggadah about Simeon Kepha (Legend of Simon Peter.)
Chapter 19 On eternal punishment, according to the rabbis and the New Testament