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Shorto toggles between belief and unbelief in this work on the historical Jesus. Much prominence is given to the Jesus Seminar, but more orthodox theologians also make an... Read morePublished 29 days ago by Frank
This was an absolutely fascinating book, and well written to boot. It is strongly based on the Jesus Seminar's findings, yet is broader than that. Read morePublished 2 months ago by R. NeuCollins
Excellent read. Very interesting. Shorto is such a good writer.Published 6 months ago by Veronica G.
It provided a lot of factual evidence explaining the meaning and intent of the Gospels. It, did, however got off subject occasionally by getting into input from various researchers... Read morePublished 14 months ago by David Bouchard
Early on in church history, the christian fathers affirmed Jesus was a man. At the same time, they affirmed Jesus's life as
a direct revelation of God. Read more
This is a foundation-book for me. It is in my permanent book collection. I have studied the NT for decades and this is the first time I've found that someone has laid out the... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Mark Whitesell
I liked this book because it used historical facts to both prove and debunk various stories of Jesus' life. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Amazon Customer