Five Gospels

The Search for the Authentic Words of Jesus

Recorded on

December 17, 1993


$ 40.00 USD

Product Description

Featuring Robert W. Funk, Roy W. Hoover, and the Jesus Seminar, this hardcover edition is currently out of print. You may be able to find used copies and the paperback edition on Amazon. The Five Gospels is the extraordinary report of the Jesus Seminar on the sayings attributed to Jesus. The scholars of the Seminar analyzed the likely authenticity of the more than 1,500 sayings attributed to Jesus in the gospels. The text of the sayings is color-coded red, pink, gray or black, according to the consensus of the scholars reached. Robert W. Funk was the founder of Westar and a distinguished scholar. Roy W. Hoover taught courses in ancient Greek, biblical history and literature, social thought, and world religions. A Fellow of the Jesus Seminar, he wrote a number of the papers that served as the basis for the Seminar’s deliberations.