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The Quest for the Historical Sayings

In historical Jesus studies, one of the well-known issues, due in part to the popular Jesus Seminar, is the deciphering of which sayings are authentic to the historical person of Jesus in first-century Palestine – as opposed to material added into the text by the authors of the Gospel accounts. 669 more words


What was the Jesus Seminar? Should anyone have taken them seriously?

A friend of mine was asking me about the “Jesus Seminar”, which is a group of people who claim to be able to speak for broad spectrum of scholars about who Jesus really was. 962 more words


Investigating & Exposing the Jesus Seminar.

What is the Jesus Seminar?

According to philosopher and exegete William Lane Craig “the Jesus Seminar represents the radical left-wing fringe of contemporary New Testament scholars” (1). 2,911 more words


Addressing The Current Debates About Jesus

The Truth About Jesus edited by Donald Armstrong (Eerdmans, 1998)  is a wonderful collection of essays from an Anglican conference gathered to explore and answer issues raised in both the scholarly and popular areas by The Jesus Seminar in Birmingham Alabama. 222 more words

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