The Casey Colloquium: Excerpt Ten

This is the last entry in my ten part series of excerpts from Maurice Casey’s Jesus of Nazareth (the whole series can be accessed here). In the conclusion, Casey remarks, in part To fit Jesus into his original context within first- century Judaism, we must reconstruct that culture too. I therefore surveyed the main sources … Continue reading The Casey Colloquium: Excerpt Ten

A Giant 7 Part Review of M. Casey’s ‘Jesus of Nazareth’ – Part 1

Here it is: the first part of a seven-part review of Maurice Casey’s Jesus of Nazareth: An Independent Historian’s Account of His Life and Teaching.  Each part to appear daily over Holy Week, and deals especially with the twelfth and final chapter, “Did Jesus Rise from the Dead?” Be sure to give it a look.  … Continue reading A Giant 7 Part Review of M. Casey’s ‘Jesus of Nazareth’ – Part 1

Colloquium Announcement: Maurice Casey’s ‘Jesus of Nazareth’

On the 11th of October and running through the 18th of the month the Biblical Studies List will host Prof. Maurice Casey who will be discussing with us his very soon to be published volume Jesus of Nazareth: An Independent Historian’s Account of His Life and Teachings. The official publication date is 30th September in … Continue reading Colloquium Announcement: Maurice Casey’s ‘Jesus of Nazareth’