Keener is obviously a scholar, and his no-nonsense writing style and immense catalog of references reflect that.
In fact, there was so much information to be absorbed that I plan to read the book a second time in the future just to catch up on the abundance of scholarship.
The Historical Jesus of the Gospels by Craig Keener is a massive work showing Keener's highly impressive scholarship in the area of Historical Jesus studies.
This book is titled "The HISTORICAL Jesus of the Gospels".
yet on the cover, Jesus is shown as a white European looking dude.
uh, ok ?? Read more
Keener's book on the Historical Jesus is the single best book on this topic which I've read.
He showns an amazing familiarity and proper understanding of the broad... Read more
Finally a sane perspective in which a proper historical context was used to understand the historical Jesus and the gospels. Read morePublished 13 months ago by tdean
Keener's work is painstakingly thorough and careful. He builds his case on a survey of historical methodology, both ancient and modern. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Alfred J. Lindh
The Historical Jesus of the Gospels by Craig Keener is a massive work showing Keener's highly impressive scholarship in the area of Historical Jesus studies. Read morePublished 20 months ago by ApologiaPhoenix
Keener reveals that the Jesus presented in the 4 Gospels is a more reliable, historical picture of Jesus than all the made up conjectures about Jesus that are popular today. Read morePublished on December 2, 2012 by Dr. Marc Axelrod
keener did it again. he tackles the historic reliability of the accounts of the life of Jesus recorded in the four gospels. Read morePublished on April 5, 2012 by CAM Book Reviews
Wonderfully comprehensive overview of much of the prominent scholarship on the historical Jesus--and one of the best books on the validity of the Gospels as a focal point. Read morePublished on May 18, 2011 by Brandon Ward
Jesus Potter Harry Christ: The Surprising Parallels that Expose the Truth about the Historical Jesus, the Christ Myth, and the Secret Origins of Christianity
Craig S. Read more