Life of Jesus Research

An Annotated Bibliography


Completely revised and updated, this volume offers annotated bibliographies for all the major areas of critical scholarship in the historical Jesus. Arranged in chronological order and providing complete bibliographical information, brief introductions and indexes, the work is an indispensable tool for research in this important field of study. Besides all scholarly work concerned with the specific problem of the historical Jesus, several related topics are taken into account as well: Demythologization, Criteria of Authenticity, Teaching of Jesus, Jesus' Self-Understanding, Miracles of Jesus, Death of Jesus, Resurrection of Jesus, Lives of Jesus, Jesus and John the Baptist, and Non-Canonical Sources concerning Jesus.


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Biographical Note

Craig A. Evans, Ph.D. (1983) in Religious Studies, Claremont Graduate School, is Professor of Biblical Studies and Director of the Graduate Program in Biblical Studies at Trinity Western University in Langley, British Columbia, Canada. He has published extensively on Jesus and the Gospels, including Jesus and His Contemporaries: Comparative Studies (Brill) and Studying the Historical Jesus: Evaluations of the State of Current Research (Brill), which he co-edited with Bruce Chilton.

Review Quote

' This is the best bibliography on Life-of-Jesus Research available in English today.' John P. Meier, Catholic University of America, author of A Marginal Jew. ' of the most useful tools in the Jesus researcher's library.' BP, Journal for the Study of the New Testament, 1997. ' ... a valuable scholarly resource.' BP, Journal for the Study of the New Testament, 1997.


All those concerned with historical Jesus research, students and scholars alike, will profit from these detailed bibliographies.