The Passion, prophecy, the pedigree of proof-texting, and a podcast

Mark Goodacre’s latest NT Pod discusses the high concentration of “according to the Scriptures” tags in the Gospels’ Passion narratives and asks whether the Passion narratives are prophecies historicized (as argued by Crossan) or tradition scripturalized. The specific context of his discussion is the Passion narratives, but the principle that will explain it goes for […]

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011

Crossan on the difference between doubting and questioning

“Do not confuse questions with doubts. Doubts go with certainty: if you make the mistake of being certain, you can have a doubt. Questions are part of the ongoing process of life.” — John Dominic Crossan H/T Mark Goodacre

Friday, January 28th, 2011