One of the commonly cited reasons for suspending judgment on the words of Jesus is that studies seeking to authenticate the words of Jesus tend to be concerned only with methods for authenticating the words and less interested in what is actually said in the Gospels. 390 more words
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The Coming Radical Reformation: Twenty-One Theses
by the late Robert W. Funk, founder – leader of the Jesus Seminar. (published in 1998)
1. The God of the metaphysical age is dead. 1,487 more words
Zingcreed tries to be even-handed.
While supporting the conclusions of the Jesus Seminar as expressed in their 3 main books,(i,ii,iii) I’m well aware that, even though it consists of about 200 of America’s top biblical scholars, the Seminar’s work is not received with universal acclaim by all in the church. 1,272 more words
Was having a conversation Sunday evening with the woman I am mentoring and she brought up the Jesus Seminar – a small group of naturalistic, pluralistic academics. 906 more words