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Book Review: Chronological New Testament offers study tool

By David N. Mosser, Special Contributor…  Evolution of the Word: The New Testament in the Order the Books Were Written Marcus J. Borg HarperOne, 2012 Hardcover, 608 pages When I was a kid, the big biblical question around my church was whether we should read from the King James Version of the Bible or from […]

Book Review: Theologian describes need for ‘prophetic imagination’

By David N. Mosser, Special Contributor… The Practice of Prophetic Imagination: Preaching an Emancipating Word Walter Brueggemann Fortress Press, 2012 Hardcover, 192 pages An inquisitive layperson recently asked about Josephus, and then Tacitus, as he was trying to track down the “historical Jesus.” Finally I suggested that he read about the Jesus of history in […]