Wirkungsgeschichte or Bewirkengeschichte – Gospels as Effective/Effecting History

I’m struggling to look for a dissertation topic in the realm of the Gospel of John that isn’t overdone, done,


Can you acceptably reshape a contemporary representation quickly?

…Lucan’s Cato differs from the closest contemporary representation of the historical figure on which he is based by taking action


Jeff Carter continues examining my book

This chapter was relatively short and I would have liked to have read more about Lucan.  But ultimately this isn’t a book


Who cares about Fantasy Football… We have Fantasy Jesus Teams

The question is simple… What two living scholars would you like to see on a Historical Jesus studies team? You

Publications and Papers

I can no longer give away the milk for free… so buy these books in preparation for mine

This one is a very awesome book which collects recent scholarship on Lucan (including Henderson and Masters, among lots of

Other Posts

I will no longer be blogging on Mark’s Gospel, Lucan and Roman Rhetoric #bookdeal

Why? Because I have an offer for publication for my proposal of “Mimetic Criticism of the Gospel of Mark.” Once


A Lucan Reading of Mark’s Gospel – Part I

This is going to be a bit of a different type of post. As many of you know, my thesis


The Historical Pompey v. The Historical Jesus

First, I’m not going to get into the full discussion – I will side with McGrath because I happen to