Barrie Wilson, Ph.D.

Barrie Wilson is Professor of Humanities & Religious Studies at York University in Toronto. A specialist in early Christian origins, his first book intended for a general audience was How Jesus Became Christian. Building on contemporary critical scholarship, it addresses some of the major puzzles he has identified in teaching biblical studies over a twenty-year period. An award-winning educator, his previous academic books focused on textual interpretation.

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How Jesus Became Christian

Barrie Wilson, Ph.D.
St. Martin's Griffin

In How Jesus Became Christian, Barrie Wilson Ph.D. confronts one of the simplest—yet undiscovered—questions of religious history: How did a young,...

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