Excavating Jesus: Beneath the Stones, Behind the Texts

The premier historical Jesus authority and a brilliant archaeologist search the texts and stones of antiquity to offer the most complete picture of Jesus ever presented. Joining the best of biblical studies and archaeology John Dominic Crossan and Jonathan L. Reed dig down into the earliest layers of the Bible and the ancient world, focusing on the most significant modern discoveries as a window into Jesus’ life and the struggles that gave birth to his teachings. This fascinating and highly readable journey is enhanced with extensive illustrations and photographs to help illuminate your journey as you walk with two of the world’s foremost experts in the footsteps of Jesus.