The New Quest for the Historical Jesus

By Joe LaGuardia In the last two hundred years of biblical research, scholars have outlined various “quests” for the historical Jesus.  Each quest accompanies new insights into historical records and artifacts that emphasize some never-before-understood facet about Jesus of Nazareth. The first quest, around the turn of the eighteenth century, applied new approaches of historical inquiryContinue reading “The New Quest for the Historical Jesus”

Review of Jonathan Merritt’s “Jesus is Better Than You Imagined”

Just hot off the press, the latest book by Religion News Service senior writer, Jonathon Merritt, entitled Jesus is Better than You Imagined is worth a read because it is a profound take on one young person’s journey through the trials and triumphs that make for a vibrant Christian life. Unlike what the title implies, the book is notContinue reading “Review of Jonathan Merritt’s “Jesus is Better Than You Imagined””