Book Reviews: Michael Bird, Are You the One Who Is to Come?: The Historical Jesus and the Messianic Question 1st Edition and The Gospel of the Lord: How the Early Church Wrote the Story of Jesus:

I love the work of Dr. Michael Bird.  It just so happens that there is a wonderful article online that is called Michael Bird: how a zealous atheist became a highly recognized Christian scholar. The first book I read by Bird was Are You the One Who Is to Come?: The Historical Jesus and the Messianic Question … Continue reading Book Reviews: Michael Bird, Are You the One Who Is to Come?: The Historical Jesus and the Messianic Question 1st Edition and The Gospel of the Lord: How the Early Church Wrote the Story of Jesus:

Michael Bird On How To Approach The Gospels

“There are two approaches to the Gospels that I ardently deride. First, some über-secularists want to read the Bible as nothing more than a deposit of silly ancient magic, mischievous myths, wacky rituals, and surreal superstitions. They engage in endless comparisons of the Bible with other mythic religions to flatten out the distinctive elements of … Continue reading Michael Bird On How To Approach The Gospels