Bad History and the Historical Jesus

I have been listening to an audio course on iTunes on the Historical Jesus, taught by Thomas Sheehan.  You can find the course on iTunes here. I can’t believe how offended I have been as […]

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The Search for Jesus

I recently read a book edited by Hershel Shanks called The Search for Jesus: Modern Scholarship Looks at the Gospels.  It contains chapters by Stephen Patterson, Marcus Borg and John Dominic Crossan.  Shanks, in his […]

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Bocking at the Jesus Seminar

The web-site www.bethinking.org has a great lecture by Darrell Bock on the Jesus Seminar.  I enjoy Darrell’s work and I read his blog regularly.  Dr. Bock teaches New Testament at a conservative seminary (Dallas Theological […]

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Fabricating Jesus

Apologetics and Theology

I just finished reading Craig A. Evans’ Fabricating Jesus: How Modern Scholars Distort the Gospels.  This was one of the best books on apologetics that I have ever read.  Evans tackles the Jesus Seminar, John […]

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John Dominic Crossan and the Historical Jesus

As part of some research I am doing into the historical Jesus, I just finished reading John Dominic Crossan’s The Historical Jesus: The Life of a Mediterranean Jewish Peasant.  Crossan was a part of the […]

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