Thursday, March 20, 2008

The Human Christ

Allen, Charlotte, The Human Christ: The Search for the Historical Jesus, New York: The Free Press (A Division of Simon & Schuster Inc.), 1998, pp383. Dustjacket. As Good As New.

"The quest for the 'historical' Jesus -- the human figure who became Christ -- has preoccupied the Christian world for centuries." So said the opening sentence of the first paragraph written on the inside of the dustjacket.