The Historical Jesus and Q Skepticism
- For many scholars, the synoptic problem is not an end,
but a means to an end: understanding the historical
Jesus. I can see how these two issues are related on
the Q side, where Q has been important for accessing
the teachings of Jesus, but what about the Q-skeptic
side, such as Farrer? Aside from E. P. Sanders, perhaps,
I can't really think of any detailed approaches to
the HJ from the Farrer or other Q-less perspective.
Am I missing anyone? What would such an approach
Stephen C. Carlson mailto:scarlson@...
Author of: The Gospel Hoax, http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/1932792481
I assume you mean the url for the journal which I posted this am
Xtalk member, Lisbeth S. Fried's, new book is now available, The Priest and
the Great King: Temple-Palace Relations in the Persian Empire, together with
this review in Denver Journal.
Richard H. Anderson