Religious Studies 440 Links
Search for the Historical Jesus - Information
of the evolution of the academic search for Jesus. Related further
reading articles are included at the end.
- The Jewish Roman World
of Jesus Provides great information under Topics
including Hellenistic / Roman Religion and Philosophy, Archaeology and the
Dead Sea Scrolls, Christian Origins and the New Testament, and Ancient
- Flavius Josephus
Homepage A number of articles concerning Josehpus works as well as translations of many of
- The Encyclopedia of new testament criticism
This site contains an alphabetized list of descriptions of many theories
and concepts related to the new testament.
Jewish Roman World of Jesus Provides great
information under Topics including Hellenistic / Roman Religion and Philosophy,
Archaeology and the Dead Sea Scrolls, Christian Origins and the New
Testament, and Ancient Judaism.
Judaism A number of articles on first century judaea such as Caiaphas,
Herod the Great, Q-Source, Tacitus on the First Christians, etc.
Sections also include Roman Wars (Fall of Jerusalem, masada, bar kochba
revolt, etc) and messianic claimants.
Virtual Library Great pages on ancient Jewish history topics
like the administration of Juduea, the
Babylonians, the exile, Josephs tomb, the monarchy, etc.
Gospel of Thomas A good site with a scholarly translation of
the Gospel, a variety of links associated with Thomas, including the
infancy gospel, as well as the proto-evangelium
of James and the gospel of the nativity of Mary.
Religions on the Web - A
helpful website for the study of Religion in general.