Without going into details, I can safely say that I enjoyed the book. The content is broad, however, so insufficient by itself for an in-depth study. Read morePublished 22 hours ago by C E.
Ehrman's thesis was quite clear half way through the book. He made his point with an abundance of evidence that was similar in nature and hence somewhat repetitive. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Terrence LeBlanc
No doubt Ehrman knows his stuff but this book repeats the same theme over and over. It could have a lot shorter.Published 24 months ago by Amazon Customer
This book is a very readable and lively introduction to the biblical study of textual-criticism. It shows the importance of the work of these scholarly text-men, and the impact... Read morePublished on April 20 2012 by Ted Mallar
Like Ehrman I've passed through many different phases of my spirituality. As a one time fundamentalist born again Christian I've been for many years both vaguely aware of and... Read morePublished on Dec 17 2011 by Nick
I'm not a Christian. Additionally, even as I do not believe in organized religion ('I'm not a joiner' combined with 'I wouldn't want to be a member of any organization that would... Read morePublished on June 26 2010 by Schmadrian
This book is a fascinating study in how the Bible came into existence and how its contents can be evaluated. Read morePublished on April 11 2010 by Sverre Svendsen
Professor Ehrman has done the world a great service in bringing between the covers of a single book many of the problems and controversies that have plagued Christianity from the... Read morePublished on Jan. 17 2009 by John Howard Reid