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Jesus Christ -- Historicity Bibliography

Edited by Charles Bellinger

(WorldCat search parameters: English language; 1990-2012)

 

Akenson, Donald H. Saint Saul : A Skeleton Key to the Historical Jesus. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000.

Allen, Charlotte. The Human Christ : The Search for the Historical Jesus. New York: Free Press, 1998.

Allison, Dale C. The Historical Christ and the Theological Jesus. Grand Rapids, Mich: William B. Eerdmans Pub. Co, 2009.

Allison, Dale C. Resurrecting Jesus : The Earliest Christian Tradition and its Interpreters. New York: T&T Clark, 2005.

Allison, Dale C. Jesus of Nazareth : Millenarian Prophet. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 1998.

Arnal, William E., and Michel R. Desjardins, eds. Whose Historical Jesus? Waterloo, Ont: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 1997.

Barnett, Paul. Finding the Historical Christ. Grand Rapids, Mich: William B. Eerdmans Pub. Co, 2009.

Barnett, Paul. Jesus and the Logic of History. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1997.

Barnhart, Joe E., and Linda Kraeger. In Search of First-Century Christianity. Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2000.

Bauckham, Richard. Jesus and the Eyewitnesses : The Gospels as Eyewitness Testimony. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2006.

Beilby, James K., and Paul R. Eddy, eds. The Historical Jesus : Five Views. Downers Grove, Ill: IVP Academic, 2009.

Benedict XVI, Pope. Jesus of Nazareth : From the Baptism in the Jordan to the Transfiguration. New York: Doubleday, 2007.

Benedict, XVI, Pope. Jesus of Nazareth. from the entrance into Jerusalem to the Resurrection Part two, Part two. San Francisco, Calif: Ignatius Press, 2011.  

Bennett, Clinton. In Search of Jesus : Insider and Outsider Images. New York: Continuum, 2001.

Blomberg, Craig. The Historical Reliability of the Gospels. 2nd ed. Downers Grove, Ill; Nottingham, England: IVP Academic; Apollos, 2007.

Bock, Darrell L. Studying the Historical Jesus : A Guide to Sources and Methods. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2002.

Bock, Darrell L. Who Is Jesus?: Linking the Historical Jesus with the Christ of Faith. New York: Howard Books, 2012.  

Bock, Darrell L., and Daniel B. Wallace. Dethroning Jesus : Exposing Popular Culture's Quest to Unseat the Biblical Christ. Nashville, Tenn: Thomas Nelson, 2007.

Bockmuehl, Markus N. A. This Jesus Martyr, Lord, Messiah. Edinburgh: T&T Clark, 1994.

Bond, Helen K. The Historical Jesus: A Guide for the Perplexed. London: New York, 2012.  

Borg, Marcus J., and N. T. Wright, eds. The Meaning of Jesus : Two Visions. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1999.

Borg, Marcus J. Jesus : Uncovering the Life, Teachings, and Relevance of a Religious Revolutionary. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 2006.

Borg, Marcus J., ed. Jesus at 2000. Boulder, Colo: Westview Press, 1997.

Borg, Marcus J. Jesus in Contemporary Scholarship. Valley Forge, Pa: Trinity Press International, 1994.

Borg, Marcus J. Meeting Jesus again for the First Time : The Historical Jesus & the Heart of Contemporary Faith. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1994.

Boulton, David. Who on Earth was Jesus? : The Modern Quest for the Jesus of History. Winchester, UK ; Washington, USA: O Books, 2008.

Boyd, Gregory A., and Paul R. Eddy. Lord Or Legend? : Wrestling with the Jesus Dilemma. Grand Rapids: Baker, 2007.

Boyd, Gregory A. Cynic Sage, Or, Son of God? Wheaton, Ill: Victor Books, 1995.

Bruteau, Beatrice, ed. Jesus through Jewish Eyes : Rabbis and Scholars Engage an Ancient Brother in a New Conversation. Maryknoll, N.Y: Orbis Books, 2001.

Burns, David. The Life and Death of the Radical Historical Jesus. New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.  

Burridge, Richard A. Four Gospels, One Jesus? : A Symbolic Reading. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1994.

Carlson, Jeffrey Daniel, and Robert A. Ludwig, eds. Jesus and Faith : A Conversation on the Work of John Dominic Crossan. Maryknoll, N.Y: Orbis Books, 1994.

Carrier, Richard. Proving History: Bayes's Theorem and the Quest for the Historical Jesus. Amherst, N.Y.: Prometheus Books, 2012.  

Catchpole, David R. Jesus People : The Historical Jesus and the Beginnings of Community. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2006.

Charlesworth, James H., and Walter P. Weaver, eds. Jesus Two Thousand Years Later. Harrisburg, Pa: Trinity Press International, 2000.

Charlesworth, James H., and Walter P. Weaver, eds. Images of Jesus Today. Valley Forge, Pa: Trinity Press International, 1994.

Charlesworth, James H. The Historical Jesus : An Essential Guide. Nashville, TN: Abingdon Press, 2008.

Charlesworth, James H., and Petr Pokorný, eds. Jesus Research : An International Perspective : The First Princeton-Prague Symposium on Jesus Research, Prague 2005. Grand Rapids, Mich: William B. Eerdmans Pub. Co, 2009.

Childs, Hal. The Myth of the Historical Jesus and the Evolution of Consciousness. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2000.

Chilton, Bruce, and Craig A. Evans, eds. Authenticating the Activities of Jesus. Boston: Brill, 1999.

Chilton, Bruce, and Craig A. Evans, eds. Studying the Historical Jesus : Evaluations of the State of Current Research. New York: E.J. Brill, 1994.

Chilton, Bruce, Anthony Le Donne, and Jacob Neusner, eds. Soundings in the Religion of Jesus: Perspectives and Methods in Jewish and Christian Scholarship. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2012.  

Copan, Paul, ed. Will the Real Jesus Please Stand Up? : A Debate between William Lane Craig and John Dominic Crossan. Grand Rapids: Baker Books, 1998.

Crossan, John Dominic, Luke Timothy Johnson, and Werner H. Kelber. The Jesus Controversy : Perspectives in Conflict. Harrisburg, Pa: Trinity Press International, 1999.

Crossan, John Dominic. Jesus : A Revolutionary Biography. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1994.

Crossan, John Dominic. The Historical Jesus : The Life of a Mediterranean Jewish Peasant. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1992.

Cunningham, Phillip J. A Believer's Search for the Jesus of History. New York: Paulist Press, 1999.

Davies, Stevan L. Jesus the Healer : Possession, Trance, and the Origins of Christianity. New York: Continuum, 1995.

Dawes, Gregory W. The Historical Jesus Question : The Challenge of History to Religious Authority. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2001.

Dawes, Gregory W., ed. The Historical Jesus Quest : Landmarks in the Search for the Jesus of History. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2000.

D'Costa, Gavin, ed. Resurrection Reconsidered. Rockport, MA: Oneworld Publications, 1996.

Denton, Donald L. Historiography and Hermeneutics in Jesus Studies : An Examination of the Work of John Dominic Crossan and Ben F. Meyer. New York: T & T Clark International, 2004.

Dimont, Max I. Appointment in Jerusalem : A Search for the Historical Jesus. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1991.

Dunn, James D. G. A New Perspective on Jesus : What the Quest for the Historical Jesus Missed. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2005.

Dunn, James D. G., and Scot McKnight, eds. The Historical Jesus in Recent Research. Winona Lake, Ind: Eisenbrauns, 2005.

Ehrman, Bart D. Jesus, Interrupted : Revealing the Hidden Contradictions in the Bible (and Why we Don't Know about them). New York: HarperOne, 2009.

Ehrman, Bart D. Jesus, Apocalyptic Prophet of the New Millennium. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.

Ehrman, Bart D. Did Jesus Exist?: The Historical Argument for Jesus of Nazareth. New York: HarperOne, 2012.  

Einhorn, Lena, and Rodney Bradbury. The Jesus Mystery : Astonishing Clues to the True Identities of Jesus and Paul. Guilford, Conn: Lyons Press, 2007.

Ellegård, Alvar. Jesus - One Hundred Years before Christ : A Study in Creative Mythology. Woodstock, NY: Overlook Press, 1999.

Evans, Craig A., ed. Encyclopedia of the Historical Jesus. New York: Routledge, 2008.

Evans, Craig A. Fabricating Jesus : How Modern Scholars Distort the Gospels. Downers Grove, Ill: IVP Books, 2006.

Evans, Craig A. Jesus and His Contemporaries : Comparative Studies. New York: E.J. Brill, 1995.

Fortna, Robert Tomson, and Tom Thatcher, eds. Jesus in Johannine Tradition. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2001.

Freke, Timothy, and Peter Gandy. The Jesus Mysteries : Was the "Original Jesus" a Pagan God? New York: Harmony Books, 2000.

Fricke, Weddig. The Court-Martial of Jesus : A Christian Defends the Jews Against the Charge of Deicide. New York: Grove Weidenfeld, 1990.

Funk, Robert Walter. A Credible Jesus : Fragments of a Vision. Santa Rosa, Calif: Polebridge Press, 2002.

Funk, Robert Walter, ed. The Acts of Jesus : The Search for the Authentic Deeds of Jesus. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1998.

Funk, Robert Walter. Honest to Jesus : Jesus for a New Millennium. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1996.

Funk, Robert Walter, and Roy W. Hoover. The Five Gospels : The Search for the Authentic Words of Jesus : New Translation and Commentary. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1997.

Gaventa, Beverly Roberts, and Richard B. Hays. Seeking the Identity of Jesus : A Pilgrimage. Grand Rapids, Mich: William B. Eerdmans Pub, 2008.

Gibson, Shimon. The Final Days of Jesus : The Archaeological Evidence. New York: HarperOne, 2009.

Gowler, David B. What are they Saying about the Historical Jesus? New York: Paulist Press, 2007.

Green, Joel B., and Max Turner, eds. Jesus of Nazareth : Lord and Christ : Essays on the Historical Jesus and New Testament Christology. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1994.

Greenberg, Gary. The Judas Brief : Who really Killed Jesus? New York: Continuum, 2007.

Greenberg, Gary. The Judas Brief : Who really Killed Jesus? New York: Continuum, 2007.

Greenspoon, Leonard J., M. Dennis Hamm, and Bryan F. LeBeau, eds. The Historical Jesus through Catholic and Jewish Eyes. Harrisburg, Pa: Trinity Press International, 2000.

Gregg, Brian Han. The Historical Jesus and the Final Judgment Sayings in Q. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2006.

Grindheim, Sigurd. God's Equal: What Can We Know About Jesus' Self-Understanding? London: T & T Clark, 2011.  

Hamilton, William. A Quest for the Post-Historical Jesus. New York: Continuum, 1994.

Herzog, William R. Prophet and Teacher : An Introduction to the Historical Jesus. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2005.

Herzog, William R. Jesus, Justice, and the Reign of God : A Ministry of Liberation. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2000.

Holmen, Tom, and Stanley E. Porter, eds. Handbook for the Study of the Historical Jesus. Leiden: Brill, 2011.

Horsley, Richard A. The Prophet Jesus and the Renewal of Israel: Moving Beyond a Diversionary Debate. Grand Rapids, Mich: W.B. Eerdmans Pub. Co, 2012.

Hurtado, Larry W., and Paul Owen, eds. 'Who Is This Son of Man?' : the Latest Scholarship on a Puzzling Expression of the Historical Jesus. London: T & T Clark, 2011.  

Johnson, Luke Timothy. Living Jesus : Learning the Heart of the Gospel. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1999.

Johnson, Luke Timothy. The Real Jesus : The Misguided Quest for the Historical Jesus and the Truth of the Traditional Gospels. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1996.

Johnson-DeBaufre, Melanie. Jesus among Her Children : Q, Eschatology, and the Construction of Christian Origins. Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press, 2005.

Keck, Leander E. Who is Jesus? : History in Perfect Tense. Columbia, S.C: University of South Carolina Press, 2000.

Kee, Howard Clark. What can we Know about Jesus? New York: Cambridge University Press, 1990.

Keener, Craig S. The Historical Jesus of the Gospels. Grand Rapids, Mich: William B. Eerdmans Pub. Co, 2009.

Keith, Chris, and Larry W. Hurtado, eds. Jesus Among Friends and Enemies: A Historical and Literary Introduction to Jesus in the Gospels. Grand Rapids, Mich: Baker Academic, 2011.  

Kersten, Holger, and Elmar Gruber. The Jesus Conspiracy : The Turin Shroud and the Truth about the Resurrection. Rockport, Mass: Element, 1994.

Kloppenborg, John S., and John W. Marshall, eds. Apocalypticism, Anti-Semitism and the Historical Jesus : Subtexts in Criticism. New York: T & T Clark International, 2005.

Labahn, Michael, and Andreas Schmidt, eds. Jesus, Mark, and Q : The Teaching of Jesus and its Earliest Records. Sheffield, England: Sheffield Academic Press, 2001.

Le Donne, Anthony. The Historiographical Jesus : Memory, Typology, and the Son of David. Waco, Tex: Baylor University Press, 2009.

Le Donne, Anthony. Historical Jesus: What Can We Know and How Can We Know It? Grand Rapids, Mich: William B. Eerdmans Pub, 2011.  

Lemcio, Eugene E. The Past of Jesus in the Gospels. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1991.

Levine, Amy-Jill, Dale C. Allison, and John Dominic Crossan, eds. The Historical Jesus in Context. Princeton, N.J: Princeton University Press, 2006.

Liderbach, Daniel. The Jesus of History as the Christ of Faith. New York: Paulist Press, 2009.

Liebenberg, Jacobus. The Language of the Kingdom and Jesus : Parable, Aphorism, and Metaphor in the Sayings Material Common to the Synoptic Tradition and the Gospel of Thomas. New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2001.

Lohfink, Gerhard. Jesus of Nazareth: What He Wanted, Who He Was. Collegeville, Minn: Liturgical Press, 2012.  

Lüdemann, Gerd, Frank Schleritt, and Martina Janssen. Jesus After Two Thousand Years : What He really Said and did. Amherst, N.Y: Prometheus Books, 2001.

Marsh, Clive, and Steve Moyise. Jesus and the Gospels. 2nd ed. New York: T&T Clark International, 2006.

Martin, Raymond. The Elusive Messiah : A Philosophical Overview of the Quest for the Historical Jesus. Boulder, Colo: Westview Press, 1999.

Marty, William Henry. The World of Jesus: Making Sense of the People and Places of Jesus' Day. Bloomington, Minnesota: Bethany House, 2013.  

Marxsen, Willi. Jesus and Easter : Did God Raise the Historical Jesus from the Dead? Nashville, Tenn: Abingdon Press, 1990.

McCormick, Scott. Behold the Man : Re-Reading Gospels, Re-Humanizing Jesus. New York: Continuum, 1994.

McIver, Robert K. Memory, Jesus, and the Synoptic Gospels. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2011.  

McKnight, Edgar V. Jesus Christ Today : The Historical Shaping of Jesus for the Twenty-First Century. Macon, Ga: Mercer University Press, 2009.

McKnight, Edgar V. Jesus Christ in History and Scripture : A Poetic and Sectarian Perspective. Macon, Ga: Mercer University Press, 1999.

McKnight, Scot. Jesus and His Death : Historiography, the Historical Jesus, and Atonement Theory. Waco, Tex: Baylor University Press, 2005.

McKnight, Scot, and Joseph B. Modica. Who do My Opponents Say I Am? : An Investigation of the Accusations Against Jesus. London: T & T Clark, 2008.

Meier, John P. A Marginal Jew : Rethinking the Historical Jesus. New York: Doubleday, 1991-2001.

Meyer, Ben F. Christus Faber : The Master Builder and the House of God. Allison Park, Pa: Pickwick Publications, 1992.

Miller, Robert J., ed. The Apocalyptic Jesus: A Debate. Santa Rosa, Calif.: Polebridge Press, 2001.

Miller, Robert J. The Jesus Seminar and its Critics. Santa Rosa, Calif: Polebridge Press, 1999.

Moxnes, Halvor. Jesus and the Rise of Nationalism: A New Quest for the Nineteenth-Century Historical Jesus. London: I.B. Taurus, 2012.  

Nelson-Pallmeyer, Jack. Jesus Against Christianity : Reclaiming the Missing Jesus. Harrisburg, Pa: Trinity Press International, 2001.

Newman, Carey C., ed. Jesus & the Restoration of Israel : A Critical Assessment of N.T. Wright's Jesus and the Victory of God. Downers Grove, Ill: InterVarsity Press, 1999.

Nodet, Etienne. The Historical Jesus? : Necessity and Limits of an Inquiry. New York: T&T Clark, 2008.

Os, Bas van. Psychological Analyses and the Historical Jesus: New Ways to Explore Christian Origins. London: T & T Clark, 2011.  

Patterson, Stephen J. The God of Jesus : The Historical Jesus and the Search for Meaning. Harrisburg, Pa: Trinity Press International, 1998.

Patterson, Stephen J. The Gospel of Thomas and Jesus. Sonoma, Calif: Polebridge Press, 1993.

Perrin, Nicholas. Lost in Transmission : What we can Know about the Words of Jesus. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2007.

Pitre, Brant James. Jesus, the Tribulation, and the End of the Exile : Restoration Eschatology and the Origin of the Atonement. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2005.

Porter, Stanley E. The Criteria for Authenticity in Historical-Jesus Research : Previous Discussion and New Proposals. Sheffield, England: Sheffield Academic Press, 2000.

Powell, Mark Allen. Jesus as a Figure in History : How Modern Historians View the Man from Galilee. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 1998.

Price, Robert M. The Incredible Shrinking Son of Man : How Reliable is the Gospel Tradition? Amherst, N.Y: Premetheus Books, 2003.

Price, Robert M. Deconstructing Jesus. Amherst, N.Y: Prometheus Books, 2000.

Reed, Jonathan L. Archaeology and the Galilean Jesus : A Re-Examination of the Evidence. Harrisburg, Penn: Trinity Press International, 2000.

Robinson, James McConkey. The Gospel of Jesus : In Search of the Original "Good News". San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 2005.

Rodríguez, Rafael. Structuring Early Christian Memory : Jesus in Tradition, Performance, and Text. London ; New York: T & T Clark, 2010.

Sanders, E. P. The Historical Figure of Jesus. London: Allen Lane : Penguin Press, 1993.

Schüssler Fiorenza, Elisabeth. Jesus and the Politics of Interpretation. New York: Continuum, 2000.

Schweitzer, Albert. The Quest of the Historical Jesus : A Critical Study of its Progress from Reimarus to Wrede. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998.

Schweizer, Eduard. Jesus, the Parable of God : What do we really Know about Jesus? Allison Park, Pa: Pickwick Publications, 1994.

Scott, Bernard Brandon. Jesus Reconsidered : Scholarship in the Public Eye. Santa Rosa, Calif: Polebridge Press, 2007.

Sheler, Jeffery L. Is the Bible True? : How Modern Debates and Discoveries Affirm the Essence of the Scriptures. San Francisco: Zondervan, 1999.

Shorto, Russell. Gospel Truth : The New Image of Jesus Emerging from Science and History and Why it Matters. New York: Riverhead Books, 1997.

Spong, John Shelby. Jesus for the Non-Religious : Recovering the Divine at the Heart of the Human. New York: HarperSanFrancisco, 2007.

Stanton, Graham. The Gospels and Jesus. 2nd ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002.

Stewart, Robert B. The Quest of the Hermeneutical Jesus : The Impact of Hermeneutics on the Jesus Research of John Dominic Crossan and N. T. Wright. Lanham: University Press of America, 2008.

Strobel, Lee. The Case for the Real Jesus : A Journalist Investigates Current Attacks on the Identity of Christ. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2007.

Sullivan, Clayton. Rescuing Jesus from the Christians. Harrisburg, Pa: Trinity Press International, 2002.

Tatum, W. Barnes. In Quest of Jesus. Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1999.

Theissen, Gerd, and Annette Merz. The Historical Jesus : A Comprehensive Guide. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 1998.

Theissen, Gerd, and Dagmar Winter. The Quest for the Plausible Jesus : The Question of Criteria. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2002.

Thompson, Thomas L. The Messiah Myth : The Near Eastern Roots of Jesus and David. New York: Basic Books, 2005.

Twelftree, Graham H. Jesus the Exorcist : A Contribution to the Study of the Historical Jesus. Peabody, Mass: Hendrickson, 1993.

Van Aarde, A. G. Fatherless in Galilee : Jesus as Child of God. Harrisburg, Pa: Trinity Press International, 2001.

van Bruggen, J. Christ on Earth : The Gospel Narratives as History. Grand Rapids: Baker Books, 1998.

Van Voorst, Robert E. Jesus Outside the New Testament : An Introduction to the Ancient Evidence. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2000.

Walker, P. W. L. Jesus and His World. Downers Grove, Ill: InterVarsity Press, 2003.

Waterhouse, Steven. Jesus and History : How we Know His Life and Claims. Amarillo, Tex: Westcliff Press, 2009.

Webb, Robert L. John the Baptizer and Prophet : A Socio-Historical Study. Sheffield: JSOT Press, 1991.

Wells, George Albert. The Jesus Myth. Chicago, Ill: Open Court, 1999.

Wilson, A. N. Jesus. New York: W.W. Norton, 1992.

Witherington, Ben. What have they done with Jesus? : Beyond Strange Theories and Bad History -- Why we can Trust the Bible. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 2006.

Witherington, Ben. The Jesus Quest : The Third Search for the Jew of Nazareth. 2nd ed. Downers Grove, Ill: InterVarsity Press, 1997.

Wright, Christopher J. H. Knowing Jesus through the Old Testament. Downers Grove, Ill: InterVarsity Press, 1995.

Wright, N. T. The Contemporary Quest for Jesus. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2002.

Wright, N. T. The Challenge of Jesus : Rediscovering Who Jesus was and is. Downers Grove, Ill: InterVarsity Press, 1999.

Wright, N. T. Who was Jesus? Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1993.

 

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