Did Jesus Exist?: The Historical Argument for Jesus of Nazareth by Bart D EhrmanDid Jesus Exist?: The Historical Argument for Jesus of Nazareth by Bart D Ehrman

Did Jesus Exist?: The Historical Argument for Jesus of Nazareth

byBart D Ehrman

Hardcover | November 7, 2013

Pricing and Purchase Info

$3.00 online 
$29.99 list price
Earn 15 plum® points

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

about

In Did Jesus Exist? historian and Bible expert Bart Ehrman confronts the question, "Did Jesus exist at all?" Ehrman vigorously defends the historical Jesus, identifies the most historically reliable sources for best understanding Jesus’ mission and message, and offers a compelling portrait of the person at the heart of the Christian tradition.

Known as a master explainer with deep knowledge of the field, Bart Ehrman methodically demolishes both the scholarly and popular “mythicist” arguments against the existence of Jesus. Marshaling evidence from within the Bible and the wider historical record of the ancient world, Ehrman tackles the key issues that surround the mythologies associated with Jesus and the early Christian movement.

In Did Jesus Exist?: The Historical Argument for Jesus of Nazareth, Ehrman establishes the criterion for any genuine historical investigation and provides a robust defense of the methods required to discover the Jesus of history.

Bart D. Ehrman is one of the most renowned and controversial Bible scholars in the world today. A master explainer of Christian history, texts, and traditions, his work continues to drive debate among supporters and detractors alike. Ehrman is the James A. Gray Distinguished Professor of Religious Studies at the University of North Car...
Loading
Title:Did Jesus Exist?: The Historical Argument for Jesus of NazarethFormat:HardcoverDimensions:368 pages, 9.5 × 6.5 × 1.15 inPublished:November 7, 2013Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0062204602

ISBN - 13:9780062204608

Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“His newest book has turned some of his perennial critics into fans, at least temporarily. In Did Jesus Exist?: The Historical Argument for Jesus of Nazareth, Ehrman decimates the persistent arguments of those who not only deny the divinity of Jesus but insist that no such man ever even existed.”