Monday, December 26, 2016

The Real Jesus - For Further Reading


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Here are books and websites I recommend for more reading on Jesus, with a few annotations. It's good for Jesus-followers to engage in Jesus-studies. Note: The vast majority of people who critique Jesus haven't even begun to seriously study him.

BOOKS ON JESUS

Kenneth Bailey

Richard Bauckham
Greg Boyd

Greg Boyd & Paul Eddy


Michael Brown


James Charlesworth

Craig Evans


Craig Evans and N.T. Wright 


Larry Hurtado and Chris Keith


Craig Keener


George Ladd


Michael McClymond 


Scot McKnight

Eugene Peterson


Stephen Prothero 
Lee Strobel
Dallas Willard


Ben Witherington

N.T. Wright (No one today is writing more about Jesus than Wright is.)


NEW TESTAMENT COMMENTARIES

When the following New Testament scholars write a commentary, it's going to be worth reading.

  • Richard Bauckham
  • D.A. Carson
  • Craig Evans
  • Gordon Fee
  • R.T. France
  • David Garland
  • Joel Green
  • Richard Hays
  • Craig Keener
  • Andreas Kostenberger
  • Scot McKnight
  • Douglas Moo
  • Ben Witherington
  • N.T. Wright - especially see Wright's "For Everyone" series.

WEBSITES ON JESUS AND THE NEW TESTAMENT


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My recent book of prayer is: Praying: Reflections on 40 Years of Solitary Conversations with God.


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