James George Frazer’s Golden Bough

Apologetics and Theology

One of the books that I have heard much about and wanted to read was James George Frazer‘s Golden Bough. Although it was first published in 1890, it still is influential even if that influence […]


C.S. Lewis Challenges the Jesus Myth

C.S. Lewis and Friends

Certain forms of the Jesus Myth Theory make a big deal out of the dying and rising theme where the experience of a god represents what is taking place in nature with regard to seasons […]


Structure and History in Greek Mythology and Ritual

I just finished reading Walter Burkert’s Structure and History in Greek Mythology and Ritual.  Burkert is one of the top scholars in the field and anything by him is good.  This a fairly technical book […]