A Testament Is Born
Could Matthew take shorthand?—and other intriguing reasons the New Testament may have emerged surprisingly early.
Books That Almost Made It
Excerpt from a popular writing that some wanted to include in the New Testament: The Shepherd of Hermas
N. T. Wright says the Gospels' Resurrection accounts are odd because they are fresh.
Surprised by N.T. Wright
The Bible scholar's goal is to massively revise the way we talk about the Christian faith. By many accounts, he's already succeeded.
The First Battle For the Bible
A century after Christ's death, a literalist and a spiritualizer forced the church to choose how it would read the Scriptures it inherited from the Jews