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Books to Read

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The Case for Christ, Lee Strobel


Strobel, a former atheist and long time journalist for the Chicago Tribune, interviews an array of scholars asking them the tough questions about Jesus - his life, death and the claims of resurrection.


More than Just a Carpenter, Josh McDowell

A long time best seller on the topic of Jesus life. Explores a wide range of topics and the historical evidence for the life of Jesus.

The Jesus Legend, Paul Rhodes Eddy & Gregory Boyd


This is a more scholarly work for those who want to dig deeper into the issues surrounding the life of Jesus.


The Jesus I Never Knew, Philip Yancey


Yancey explores the question of who Jesus really is once the layers of church history are stripped away. Yancey’s books are always richly illustrated, well researched, personal and thoughtful.


The Christ Files, John Dickson

A good survey of all the historical documents, biblical and non-biblical, that address the life of Jesus. Includes a good discussion of the Gnostic Gospels.


Links to Explore

Searching for the Historical Jesus

Dr. NT Wright engages Princeton’s hardest questions

Is Jesus History?

John Dickson delivers a lecture at Georgia Tech

The Journey

Dr. Os Guiness - A Thinking Person’s Quest of Meaning