The New Testament (REL A 211) - Recommended Readings

Intertestamental Period

The Synoptic Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke)

The Gospel of John

The Life of Christ (Infancy, Youth, Baptism, Temptations, Family, Life, Travels, etc.)

Parables of Jesus

  • Jared M. Halverson, “Of Soils and Souls: The Parable of the Sower” Religious Educator 9, no. 3 (2008): 31–48, /archived/volume-9-number-3-2008/soils-and-souls-parable-sower
  • Jay E. Jensen, “The Parable of the Two Sons: A Revelation about God,” in Sperry Symposium Classics: The New Testament, ed. Frank F. Judd Jr. and Gaye Strathearn (Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center; Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2006), 25–35, /archived/sperry-symposium-classics/parable-two-sons-revelation-about-god
  • Thomas A. Wayment, “Names of the Parables,” Religious Educator 4, no. 1 (2003): 97–106, /archived/volume-4-number-1-2003/names-parables

Miracles of Jesus

Sermons of Jesus

Week of the Atoning Sacrifice (Triumphal Entry, Cleansing Temple, Last Supper, Gethsemane, Trials, Crucifixion, Burial, Resurrection)

Recent Publications in Print or eBook Only

  • Alonzo L. Gaskill and Stanley A. Johnson, eds., Our Savior’s Love: Hope & Healing in Christ (Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center; Salt Lake City: Deseret Book).