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From John's Gospel to Dan Brown: The Magdalene Code  

Robin Griffith‐Jones

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Jan 2011
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May 2011
This article considers the roles of women in which the New Testament bears witness. In Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code, the claim that Jesus and Mary Magdalene were married raised the ire of ... More

Gospels  

Richard A. Burridge

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Feb 2008
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Sep 2009
The basic question of what the gospels actually are from a literary point of view should have been one of the first things biblical scholars sorted out and agreed about. However, the ... More

The Passion Story in Literature  

Paul S. Fiddes

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Mar 2009
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Sep 2009
The story of the passion of Jesus Christ, in its earliest forms, was already shaped by interpretation. This was the story of a man – who had announced the coming of the Kingdom of God and ... More

Study of the Graeco-Roman World  

Peter Richardson

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Feb 2008
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Sep 2009
This article examines the impact of Graeco-Roman world studies on biblical scholarship. Classical language, rhetoric, philosophy, and culture have had a continuing impact on study of the ... More

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