The Historical Jesus: Five Views

At the beginning of twentieth century, Albert Schweitzer wrote a book called, The Quest of the Historical Jesus. In this book (which I highly recommend), Schweitzer guides the reader through the post-enlightenment attempts of (mostly […]

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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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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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