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“THE LIBERALS” ON THE GOSPELS

This is a summary of what you will hear if you take a class on Christianity in a secular or Liberal school.

For a definition of “Christian liberalism,” see here.

If you have never heard of “Q” before, this article may help explain what I am talking about.

For a more thorough critique of the “Q Hypothesis,” see “Ten Reasons to Question ‘Q’ ” or buy Mark S. Goodacre’s The Case Against Q: Studies in Markan Priority and Synoptic Problem.

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Eusebius of Caesarea. Church History. c. 330. Translated by Arthur Cushman McGiffert. Edited by Philip Schaff and Henry Wace. (Buffalo, NY: Christian Literature Publishing Co., 1890). Available for free on newadvent.org (click on “fathers,” or see here)

Evans, Craig A. Fabricating Jesus: How Modern Scholars Distort the Gospels . Downer’s Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2008) (See review my here)

Machen, J. Gresham. Christianity and Liberalism. Grand Rapids, MI: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. 1923, reprint 2009. (buy here, or access for free electronically here)

Schweitzer, Albert. The Quest of the Historical Jesus. 1906. Edited by W. Montgomery. Mineola, NY: Dover Publications, 2005.

Sheehan, Thomas. The Historical Jesus: How did Jesus of Nazareth, who never claimed to be Christ or divine, become the Son of God? Stanford, CA: Stanford University, 2006. (You may download Syllabus, and/or take class on iTunes U for free)

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