Bulletin for the Study of Religion, Vol 43, No 4 (2014)

Is the Grass Greener? A View from Biblical Studies

James Crossley
Issued Date: 2 Dec 2014

Abstract


This response views the Safi-Hughes debate on the "historical Muhammad" from the perspective of debates in biblical studies, particularly the quest for the historical Jesus. The main question raised is this: can the "quest for the historical Muhammad" or the "historical Jesus" ever be freed from theological concerns?

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DOI: 10.1558/bsor.v43i4.29

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