Tag: Savior

Do We Really Know Jesus? Adam Gopnik and the Gospels

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This much is clear — Jesus Christ just will not be ignored. Even the most secularized classes, those Friedrich Schleiermacher called the  “cultured despisers of religion,” cannot leave Jesus alone. Not even The New Yorker.

The latest edition of The New Yorker includes a review essay by Adam Gopnik in which he considers several recent books dealing with the historical Jesus, but also with the larger issue of what we can actually know about Jesus and why it matters.