Diarmaid MacCulloch: Jesus the Zealot, 10 October 2013
Show More Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth by Reza Aslan.
Westbourne, 296 pp., £17.99, August 2013, 978 1 908906 27 4Show More
“... Academics, chief among them theologians, are deeply envious of Reza Aslan’s stroke of luck in encountering a particularly stupid Fox News reporter during his round of publicity interviews for this book. Apparently having got no further than the publisher’s blurb in wrestling with the work, she asked Aslan why he as a Muslim had written a study of the life of the founder of Christianity ...”