Christopher B. Zeichmann

University of Toronto

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Guest blog post at The Shiloh Project

Posted by on Friday, February 2nd, 2018

A recent guest blog post at The Shiloh Project that I wrote has recently been uploaded. The Shiloh Project is important work concerning rape culture and the bible – this particular blog post addresses the healing of the centurion’s slave and how rape culture informs certain interpretations of the passage. You can find the post […]

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New Article in Bible and Critical Theory

Posted by on Saturday, August 1st, 2015

A new article I wrote was recently published in The Bible and Critical Theory.  It is titled “Rethinking the Gay Centurion: Sexual Exceptionalism, National Exceptionalism in Readings of Matt. 8:5-13//Luke 7:1-10”.   You can find it online here: http://novaojs.newcastle.edu.au/ojsbct/index.php/bct/article/view/614

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The (Un)Subversive Jesus

Posted by on Saturday, December 20th, 2014

Robert Myles has yet another fantastic blog post, this time examining the entirely conventional rhetoric of subversion in historical Jesus studies. This is good food for thought as I write about the conventionality of scholarly work on the question of taxation in the Gospel of Mark.  If these scholars’ Jesus were really so radical, why […]

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