TITLE

Are the Gospels Mythical?

AUTHOR(S)
Girard, René
PUB. DATE
April 1996
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Apr1996, Issue 62, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the use of myths that resemble the Gospels in establishing arguments against Christian faith. Implication of the failure of theorists to account for resemblance among myths for anthropology; Role of the Gospels in interpreting myths; Reflection of mimetic contagion in the Gospels.
ACCESSION #
17753675

 

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