Journal for the Study of the Historical Jesus

Jesus in History, Culture and Media

The Journal for the Study of the Historical Jesus provides an international forum for the academic discussion of Jesus within his first-century context. The journal is accessible to all who are interested in how this complex topic has been addressed in the past and how it is approached today. The journal investigates the social, cultural and historical context in which Jesus lived, discusses methodological issues surrounding the reconstruction of the historical Jesus, examines the history of research on Jesus and explores how the life of Jesus has been portrayed in historiographical reception and other media. The Journal for the Study of the Historical Jesus presents articles and book reviews discussing the latest developments in academic research in order to shed new light on Jesus and his world.

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Executive Editors
James G. Crossley
Anthony Le Donne

Book Review Editor
Michael Daise

Editorial Board
Dale C. Allison, Jr
Michael F. Bird
Darrell L. Bock
Helen Bond
Pieter F. Craffert
Tom Holmén
Richard A. Horsley
Larry W. Hurtado
Thomas Kazen
Chris Keith
John S. Kloppenborg
Amy-Jill Levine
Annette Merz
Halvor Moxnes
Stanley E. Porter
Mark Allan Powell
Rainer Riesner
Rafael Rodríguez
Jens Schröter
Joan Taylor
Graham H. Twelftree
Robert L. Webb
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Aims & Scope The Journal for the Study of the Historical Jesus provides an international forum for the academic discussion of Jesus within the context of first-century Palestine. The journal is accessible to all who are interested in how this complex topic has been addressed in the past and how it is approached today. The journal investigates the social, cultural and historical context in which Jesus lived, discusses methodological issues surrounding the reconstruction of the historical Jesus, examines the history of research on Jesus and explores how the life of Jesus has been portrayed in the arts and other media. The Journal for the Study of the Historical Jesus presents articles and book reviews discussing the latest developments in academic research in order to shed new light on Jesus and his world.