john dominic crossan


Redemption revisited

A review of B. A. Gerrish

Faith is formed in us by the Spirit and the life of the church. It renews our elemental confidence and creates our disposition toward the world.


The Dark Interval, by John Dominic Crossan

A book I like to teach

New students’ approaches to religious texts exhibit scant sensitivity to the complex recipes by which hearers and readers construct meaning. Yet interpretive skills are useful for making sense not only of sacred texts but of all texts, and of other communication tools as well.