Scholars update translations to make the Bibles we read as close to the original text as they can.
Part two of a roadmap through the whole story of the Bible as told by 16 key verses.
How to get yourself through that resolution to finally read the world’s most talked-about book.
A New Testament scholar explains how we should think about the mother of Jesus.
What can you learn about God in the New Testament?
Believing in the Bible’s divinity can be pretty tough once you learn a thing or two.
The 10 Commandments of Bible Reading.
Most people are either praying for themselves, a favorite sports team, or the winning lottery ticket.
Four steps to understanding how the Bible — in the story of Jesus — offers a solution to its own violence.
Many Christians are hoping to make heaven their home — even though the Bible does not support that hope. Here’s why.
The all-or-nothing approach to the Bible used by skeptics and fundamentalists alike is flawed.
Think you know Jesus? Some of his sayings may surprise you.
I gave up believing in Jesus long ago, but I can’t stop thinking — or writing — about him. Here’s why.
That Bible everyone’s reading, quoting, arguing about, using to defend their positions? It’s not the real Bible.
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Jay Parini’s “Jesus” (Amazon) will be the first in a new series of biographies called “Icons,” starting in December. Last … Continued
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