For more book reviews, check out the book reviews page. Author: L. Michael White Book: Scripting Jesus: The Gospels in Rewrite Publisher: HarperOne Year: 2010 Page count: 528 pages Price: $28.99 (hardcover) INTRODUCTION Nine years ago, I walked into a bookstore known as Hastings… Continue Reading “Book Review: ‘Scripting Jesus: The Gospels in Rewrite’ by L. Michael White”
I was recently tagged in a thread on Twitter asking whether something quoted by Frank Turek was true. Since Turek has me blocked on Twitter, I had to resort to other means (i.e., log into an older account I never use) to see what… Continue Reading “Frank Turek and Tryggve Mettinger: Caught in a Quotemine”
A pop-apologist accidentally turns Jesus into a sinner.
A review of Kristin Swenson’s work ‘A Most Peculiar Book’ (Oxford, 2020).
A review of Helen Bond’s book ‘The First Biography of Jesus.’
“Did Jesus plan to start a new religion, then? No.” – Matthew Thiessen
Yes, Matthew’s version of the raising of Jairus’ daughter contradicts Mark’s account of it.
Book review of Bart Ehrman’s 2020 volume ‘Heaven and Hell: A History of the Afterlife.’
Matthew Thiessen gets interviewed about his book ‘Jesus and the Forces of Death.’
Kristin Swenson, A Most Peculiar Book: The Inherent Strangeness of the Bible (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2020), 59.