Category Archives: Historical Jesus

  1. Jesus, Christianity and (English) Socialism


    March 3, 2018 by Harnessing Chaos

    ‘Why Christianity matters for socialism’, or from the historical Jesus to Jeremy Corbyn, is now available on the Morning Star …
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  2. Call for Papers: EABS Historical Jesus

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    January 21, 2015 by Harnessing Chaos

    From the forthcoming European Association of Biblical Studies conference in Cordoba (July 12-15th, 2015): ‘Revolution, Peace and Violence: Rethinking Jesus …
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  3. How ‘Jewish’ is the Christmas story? ‘Fiercely Jewish’!


    December 23, 2014 by Harnessing Chaos

    On ABC Religion and Ethics, N.T. Wright has given his annual Christmas address: ‘The Virgin Birth and the Constraints of …
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  4. Book cover notice: Jesus and the Chaos of History


    November 13, 2014 by Harnessing Chaos

    Here is the cover for Jesus and the Chaos of History: Redirecting the Life of the Historical Jesus (OUP, February 2015):   …
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  5. Jesus, Revolution and Nationalism

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    October 2, 2014 by Harnessing Chaos

    Two new posts on Jesus and Revolution and Jesus and Nationalism are available on The Jesus Blog.

  6. Big News from The Jesus Blog

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    September 27, 2014 by Harnessing Chaos

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  7. BNTC 2014 Manchester


    September 2, 2014 by Harnessing Chaos

    This year’s British New Testament Conference is in Manchester. Highlights from the Seminar Groups include: Jesus Jens Schröter Helen K. Bond …
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  8. Rudolf Bultmann, E.P. Sanders, and Curious Legacies


    August 28, 2014 by Harnessing Chaos

    Picking up on the evaluation of Bultmann’s legacy on the Jesus Blog and publishing some fragments I could not be …
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  9. Goosing Anthony Le Donne


    August 22, 2014 by Harnessing Chaos

    Anthony Le Donne, one of the most important advocates of social memory studies in historical Jesus and New Testament studies, …
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  10. Inauthenticity: The Case of John’s Gospel


    August 21, 2014 by Harnessing Chaos

    Following on from the ‘criteria of authenticity’ post and writing about the historical Jesus… In recent years the use of …
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