• The case of ‘The Gospel of Jesus’s Wife’ still isn’t closed

    The case of ‘The Gospel of Jesus’s Wife’ still isn’t closed

    • Nov 29, 2015

    Three years ago, Harvard University professor Karen L. King showed the world a tiny fragment of ancient Egyptian papyrus whose eight partial lines of Coptic script included one sensational half-sentence: “Jesus said to them, ‘My wife …’ ” It was big news. The Boston Globe and The New York Times

  • Christianity in elite academia? It’s risky business

    • Oct 10, 2014

    Christianity in elite academia? It’s risky business. That’s the conventional wisdom anyway. Yet there was Professor Jeffrey Reimer, chair of chemical and biochemical engineering at the University of California, Berkeley, defying that wisdom this week at another uber-elite bastion of secular humanism, Harvard. “I was a newly appointed associate dean