Luke Timothy Johnson handles the subject with great reverence, and yet with piercing analysis.
If you want to read a concise, insightful, and compelling summary of (learning) faith in Jesus, this is the book for you!
Luke Timothy Johnson does a masterful job at creating a book that engages the reader's mind and heart.
This book is ideal for anyone who wants an inspirational, fast-paced overview of the New Testament. The main thrust is this: Christianity is about the living Jesus as found in the... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Tiro
"Living Jesus" is an expression of Luke Timothy Johnson's faith and at the same time a very good introduction to each book of the New Testament. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Frash
Johnson dislikes all forms of historical Jesus work, including the evangelical contributions to the Third Quest. But I think he protests too much. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Amazon Customer
Luke Timothy Johnson (born 1943) is a professor at Candler School of Theology and a Senior Fellow at Emory University. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Steven H Propp
Luke Timothy Johnson picks up where his, The Real Jesus, left off. His main premise is that we worship a living Jesus of the present, not a dead and static Christ of the past. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Lee
This is a very easy book to pick up and read and read!! Educational, enlightening and entertaining. If you want to learn more about the Gospels this book is a great start.Published 18 months ago by Miss Doodles
The people in my group of readers often commented that the book was not an easy read but was very worthwhile reading. The chapters are very thought-provoking. Read morePublished on July 1, 2010 by K