Looking at theology as literature, Helms analyzes the most familiar and powerful stories about Jesus. He reveals that the gospels are works of narrative art, contrived and creative interpretations; the supreme fictions of our culture.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - DubiousDisciple - LibraryThing
Helms begins his book by claiming that he writes as a literary critic of the four Gospels, not as a debunker … then he proceeds with a thorough debunking. This is a good mix of original ideas and ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - quantum_flapdoodle - LibraryThing
The author explores the writing of the gospels, and the evidence that supports the idea that the writers were not eyewitnesses to the events they describe. As always, the author writes well, and it is easy to read and follow his arguments. Read full review