Sunday, March 09, 2008

The Christ Files

Soon to be launched DVD, The Christ Files, on the reliability of the gospels and the historicity of Jesus hosted by John Dickson. Featured impressive list of scholars:

Professor Richard Bauckham of St Andrew’s University, Scotland on the Gospels and Eyewitness Testimony

Professor Marcus Bockmuehl of St Andrew’s University, Scotland on Gnosticism and the Gnostic Gospels

Professor James Charlesworth of Princeton University, USA on the Dead Sea Scrolls and Jesus

Professor James Dunn of Durham University, England on how ancient societies preserved traditions aurally

Professor Sean Freyne of Trinity College, Dublin on the Archaeology of Galilee (filmed on location in Israel)

Professor Martin Hengel of the University of Tubingen, Germany on the historical value of the Gospels

Professor Alanna Nobbs of Macquarie University, Australia on the Greco-Roman sources for studying Jesus

Dr. Adolfo Roitman of Shrine of the Book, Israel on the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls

Professor Peter Stuhlmacher of University of Tubingen, Germany on the Apostle Paul and the value of his letters for the study of the historical Jesus

Professor Christopher Tuckett of Oxford University, England on the source behind the Gospels, such as ‘Q’

Right Reverend Dr. Tom Wright, Bishop of Durham, England on the importance of the Old Testament for understanding the historical Jesus

With such listing, I'm can't help but to beseech if any one is going to or anyone coming from Australia to Singapore soon? Need you to get me a copy.

1 comment:

David said...

Hi Sze Zeng, tx for mentioning The Christ Files