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Historical Jesus: Historical Jesus - Resources

Examines the life of Jesus of Nazareth and considers how much the historian is able to reconstruct the life of Jesus using the historical method.

Encyclopedia of the Historical Jesus

Cambridge Companion to Jesus

Oxford Biblical Studies Online

Reference Books

Meier, John P.  "Jesus."  In The New Jerome Biblical Commentary (ed. Raymond E. Brown, S. S., Joseph A. Fitzmyer, S. J. and Roland E. Murphy, O. Carm.; Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1990)

Ireland Library Reference Collection: BS491.2.B7 1990, pp. 1316-1328.

Meier, John P. "Jesus Christ."  In Anchor Bible Dictionary (ed. David Noel Freedman et al.; New York: Doubleday, 1992) 

Ireland Library Reference Collection: BS440.A54 1992, v.3 pp.773-96.

Wright, N. T. "Quest for the Historical Jesus."  In Anchor Bible Dictionary (ed. David Noel Freedman et al.; New York: Doubleday, 1992.

Ireland Library Reference Collection: BS440.A54 1992, v.3 pp.796-802.

Albert Schweitzer (20th century)

Renan's "Life of Christ" (19th century)

Jesus Seminar and Responses to the Seminar

Subject Guide

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Ancient and Apocryphal Sources

Ancient Jewish Accounts

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