Jesus, the Final Days: What Really Happened

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Westminster John Knox Press, Jan 1, 2009 - Religion - 116 pages
What do history and archaeology have to say about Jesus' death, burial, and resurrection? In this superb general-reader book, two of the world's most celebrated writers on the historical Jesus share their greatest findings. Together, Craig A. Evans and N. T. Wright concisely and compellingly convey the drama and the world-shattering significance of Jesus' final days on earth. Certain to be a best seller during the Lent/Easter season and beyond!

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I got this to read during Holy Week. The research that was done was amazing, and I loved reading it. One can never learn enough about these days in the life of Jesus. Read full review

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Wonderfully short book for the interested layman which details the historical evidence for the passion and resurrection of Jesus. Passages from biblical, second temple, and other late antiquity ... Read full review

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Craig A. Evans is the Payzant Distinguished Professor of New Testament at Acadia Divinity College, Acadia University, in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada. A well-known evangelical scholar throughout the world, he is an elected member of the prestigious Society for New Testament Studies.

N. T. Wright is the Bishop of Durham in the Church of England. He is a prolific author and noted New Testament scholar, and was named by Christianity Today in 1999 as one of the world's top five theologians. He has written over thirty books, both at the scholarly level and for a popular audience.

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