Jesus of history in brief
Posted: 14 Sep 2012 @ 00:26
JOHN DICKSON's Jesus, a Short Life: The historical
evidence (Lion £6.99 (£6.30); 978-0-7459-5578-0) is an
important little book for the non-specialist reader, easy to read
and well explained. From a strictly historical viewpoint, it
succinctly reviews the evidence for Jesus, and shows how well
founded is the standard Christian historical picture.
The chief opponents are Bishop Spong and Richard Dawkins, whose
reconstructions are shown to rest more on ...
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