|aWho was Jesus? |cby Ellen Morgan ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi.
|aNew York, NY |bGrosset & Dunlap|cc2015.
|a105 p. |bill. |c20 cm.
|aWho was-- ?
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. ).
|aWho was Jesus? -- A humble birth -- Jesus grows up -- Twelve loyal nen -- Lessons and stories -- Jesus the healer -- Miracles -- Enemies -- Palm Sunday -- Jesus's Last Supper -- Pontius Pilate -- Jesus rises -- The early Christians.
|a"This fascinating addition to our best-selling Who Was...? series does not settle questions of theology. Instead, it presents young readers with a biography that covers what is known historically about Jesus and places in his life in the context of his world when Jerusalem was part of the Roman Empire. In an even-handed and easy-to-read narrative, this title--illustrated with eighty black-and-white drawings--also explains the early origins of Christianity and how it became a major religion"--|cProvided by publisher.