Tag Archives: Religious History
Why are there streaks of both blood and love in the histories of religious communities? By Rabbi Arthur Waskow | The Rag Blog | January 18, 2015 The murderous attacks in France last week have called forth a mixture of … finish reading :
Is murder a ‘sacred practice’ in ALL religions?
Aslan provides embellishments that make for an interesting read but many of his assumptions, according to Biblical scholar Bart Ehrman, lack historical accuracy. By Lamar W. Hankins | The Rag Blog | April 8, 2014 Part two of two. In … finish reading :
Aslan’s portrayal of Jesus as revolutionary zealot is fanciful history / 2
Mistakes in ‘Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth,’ show that Reza Aslan lacks the necessary background to write a historical work about the period and Jesus’s place in it. By Lamar W. Hankins | The Rag Blog … finish reading :
Aslan’s portrayal of Jesus as revolutionary zealot is fanciful history