Bart D. Ehrman
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Bart D. Ehrman

Bart D. Ehrman is the author of more than twenty books, including the New York Times bestselling Misquoting Jesus and God's Problem. Ehrman is the James A. Gray Distinguished Professor of Religious Studies at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, and is a leading authority on the Bible and the life of Jesus. He has been featured in Time and has appeared on Dateline NBC, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, CNN, the History Channel, major NPR shows, and other top media outlets. He lives in Durham, N.C.

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Best Sellers

    • The Triumph of Christianity

    • How a Forbidden Religion Swept the World
    • By: Bart D. Ehrman
    • Narrated by: George Newbern, Bart D. Ehrman
    • Length: 10 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 484
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 442
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 438

    Christianity didn't have to become the dominant religion in the West. It easily could have remained a sect of Judaism fated to have the historical importance of the Sadducees....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another Piece of the Jesus Puzzle

    • By A Mom on 04-13-18

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Misquoting Jesus

    • By: Bart D. Ehrman
    • Narrated by: Richard M. Davidson
    • Length: 9 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,569
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,696
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,698

    In Misquoting Jesus, Ehrman tells the story behind the mistakes and changes that ancient scribes made to the New Testament and shows the great impact they had upon the Bible we use today....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Understanding

    • By P. J. Benyei on 01-11-12

    Regular price: $25.17

    • Jesus, Interrupted

    • Revealing the Hidden Contradictions in the Bible
    • By: Bart D. Ehrman
    • Narrated by: Jason Culp
    • Length: 12 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,255
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 805
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 804

    This is the book that pastors, educators, and anyone interested in the Bible have been waiting for, an account of the challenges we face when attempting to recreate the life of Jesus....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent book

    • By Paul on 06-27-10

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Lost Christianities

    • The Battles of Scripture and the Faiths We Never Knew
    • By: Bart D. Ehrman
    • Narrated by: Matthew Kugler
    • Length: 13 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 246
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 217
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 218

    The early Christian Church was a chaos of contending beliefs. Some groups of Christians claimed that there was not one God but two or twelve or thirty....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Early Church(es)

    • By Margaret on 01-06-14

    Regular price: $22.46

    • How Jesus Became God

    • The Exaltation of a Jewish Preacher from Galilee
    • By: Bart D. Ehrman
    • Narrated by: Walter Dixon
    • Length: 10 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 552
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 503
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 502

    Ehrman sketches Jesus's transformation from a human prophet to the Son of God....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • How Jesus changed from the 1st the 4th Century A.D

    • By Jacobus on 06-05-16

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Forged

    • Writing in the Name of God - Why the Bible's Authors Are Not Who We Think They Are
    • By: Bart D. Ehrman
    • Narrated by: Walter Dixon
    • Length: 9 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 643
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 495
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 495

    It is often said, even by critical scholars who should know better, that “writing in the name of another” was widely accepted in antiquity....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Faith shaking

    • By Fletch on 09-05-12
    • Writing in the Name of God - Why the Bible's Authors Are Not Who We Think They Are
    • By: Bart D. Ehrman
    • Narrated by: Walter Dixon
    • Length: 9 hrs and 43 mins
    • Release date: 03-22-11
    • 4 out of 5 stars 643 ratings

    Regular price: $28.51

    • God's Problem

    • The Bible Fails to Answer Our Most Important Question - Why We Suffer
    • By: Bart D. Ehrman
    • Narrated by: L. J. Ganzer
    • Length: 10 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 483
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 311
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 310

    Why do we suffer? Surprisingly, the Bible does not have one answer but many "answers" that often contradict one another....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Despite "Suffer the little children"

    • By Kaeli on 05-03-08
    • The Bible Fails to Answer Our Most Important Question - Why We Suffer
    • By: Bart D. Ehrman
    • Narrated by: L. J. Ganzer
    • Length: 10 hrs and 19 mins
    • Release date: 02-19-08
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 483 ratings

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Jesus Before the Gospels

    • How the Earliest Christians Remembered, Changed, and Invented Their Stories of the Savior
    • By: Bart D. Ehrman
    • Narrated by: Joe Barrett
    • Length: 10 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 285
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 260
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 257

    In this fascinating and deeply researched work, leading Bible scholar Bart D. Erhman investigates the role oral history has played in the New Testament....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Insightful, but with limited depth

    • By Jacobus on 05-28-16

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The Lost Gospel of Judas Iscariot

    • A New Look at the Betrayer and Betrayed
    • By: Bart D. Ehrman
    • Narrated by: Dennis Boutsikaris
    • Length: 8 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 263
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 163
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 160

    Lost for nearly 1,700 years, newly restored and authenticated, the Gospel of Judas presents a very different view of the relationship between Jesus and Judas....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great

    • By Henry Scalfo on 01-18-07

    Regular price: $22.02

    • After the New Testament: The Writings of the Apostolic Fathers

    • By: Bart D. Ehrman, The Great Courses
    • Narrated by: Bart D. Ehrman
    • Length: 12 hrs and 24 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 132
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 122
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 123

    This course is an extremely useful addition to the shelves of anyone who is fascinated by the history of ancient Christianity and its evolution into the dominant religion it is today....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Intriguing and engaging

    • By Brandon on 11-11-15

    Regular price: $34.95

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