Harvard Rejecting “Jesus’ Wife” but Truthiness is Served – UPDATES

When the New York Times published this piece and kicked off the whole breathless week of speculation that "Jesus had a wife!" I was surprised.I thought it odd that the Times would report on a story as potentially huge as this, without first making sure that a credible academic imprimatur accompanied it.Now, it seems such an imprimatur is being denied; it is being reliably "rumored" that Harvard's Theological Review has rejected the conjectures of Professor Karen L. King:The rumor is … [Read more...]