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    Description2010 Reprint of 1902 edition. The Jefferson Bible, or The Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth as it is formally titled, was Thomas Jefferson's effort to extract the doctrine of Jesus by removing sections of the New Testament containing supernatural aspects as well as perceived misinterpretations he believed had been added by the Four Evangelists.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. Thus he begins with Luke 2 and Luke 3, then follows with Mark 1 and Matthew 3. He provides a record of which verses he selected and of the order in which he arranged them in his "Table of the Texts from the Evangelists employed in this Narrative and of the order of their arrangement."


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    Title
    Jefferson Bible, or the Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Thomas Jefferson
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 174
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 10 mm
    Weight: 263 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781578988785
    ISBN 10: 1578988780
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T6.1
    BIC E4L: REL
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: TP028
    Ingram Theme: RELI/CHRIST
    BIC subject category V2: HRCG
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25480
    Ingram Subject Code: RF
    Libri: I-RF
    BISAC V2.8: REL006710
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    Martino Fine Books
    Imprint name
    Martino Fine Books
    Publication date
    05 March 2010