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Oct 22, 2017

In the first reading (post published March 12, 2017), Dr. Ehrman answers two questions from blog members, the first pertaining to group visions (hallucinations) and the second pertaining why does Dr. Ehrman (an agnostic) find the subject of Jesus and his ministry to be so compelling. 

In the second reading (post...


Oct 15, 2017

In the first reading (post published October 8, 2017), Dr. Ehrman answers a blog member’s question relating to whether crucified persons were buried and the impact of a 1968 discovery of an ossuary that contained the skeletal remains of a crucified man.

In the second reading (post published October 16, 2012),...


Oct 8, 2017

In the first reading (post published April 15, 2017), Dr. Ehrman answers two questions from blog members: (1) Do you believe King David existed? and (2) When did you know you lost your faith?

In the second reading (post published October 3, 2013), Dr. Ehrman reacts to claims made by Bill O’Reilly in his book...


Sep 30, 2017

In the first reading (post published September 24, 2017), Dr. Ehrman answers the following blog member’s question:  Did Luke Have a Doctrine of Atonement?

In the second reading (post published September 29, 2012), Dr. Ehrman answers a blog member’s question pertaining to whether scholars are moving away from the...


Sep 24, 2017

In the first reading (post published August 20, 2017), Dr. Ehrman answers a question from a member of the blog.

In the second reading (post published September 19, 2013), Dr. Ehrman discusses Papyrus Egerton 2, an ancient document that contains some stories similar to those found in some of the Canonical Gospels, but...