References of Modern Works


Modern works cited in the The Mystery Of The Historical Jesus: The Messiah in the Qur’an, the Bible, and Historical Sources

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Albright, W. F. (1946). “The Names ‘Nazareth’ and ‘Nazorean,’” Journal of Biblical Literature, 65, 397-401.

Al-Kadhi, M. A. (1996). What did Jesus Really Say, IANA: Michigan.

Allan, G. (1983). “He shall be called – a Nazirite?” The Expository Times, 95, 81-82.

As-Saqqa, A. H. (1972) (In Arabic). Pereclete: The Name of the Prophet of Islam in the Gospel of Jesus (Peach be upon him) According to the Testimony of John, Maktabat al-Muti’i: Egypt.

As-Sha’rawī, M. (1999) (In Arabic). Mary and the Messiah, Al-Maktaba al-Tawfiqiyya: Cairo.

AtTabatabai, M. (undated) (In Arabic). Exegesis of atTabatabai.

Az-Zarqanī, M. (undated) (In Arabic). Manahil al-‘Irfan fī ‘Ulūm al-Qur’an (Sources of Knowledge of the Sciences of the Qur’an) , Dar Ihya’ At-Turath Al-’Arabi, Beirut.

Bauer, W. (1996). Orthodoxy and Heresy in Earliest Christianity, Sigler Press, Pennsylvania (cited in Theissen & Merz, 1999).

Becker, U. (1976). New International Dictionary Of New Testament Theology, vol 2, edited by C. Brown, Paternoster Press: UK.

Behm, J. (1970). Theological Dictionary of the New Testament, vol 5, edited by G. Kittel Gerhard, translated by G. W. Bromiley, WM. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, Michigan, 800-814.

Bock, D. L. (1991), “The Son of Man in Luke 5:24,” Bulletin for Biblical Research, 1, 109-121.

Brown, R. E. (1970). The Anchor Bible: The Gospel According to John XIII-XXI, vol 29, Doubleday: New York.

Brown, R. E. (1993). The Birth of the Messiah: A Commentary on the Infancy Narratives in the Gospels of Matthew and Luke, Doubleday: New York.

Bruce, F. F. (2003). The New Testament Documents: Are They Reliable? , Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company: Minnesota.

Bruce, F.F. (1982). “The Background to the Son of Man Sayings.” In: H. H. Rowdon (ed.), Christ The Lord: Studies in Christology presented to Donald Guthrie, Inter-Varsity Press: Leicester, 50-70.

Bucaille, M. (1995). The Bible, the Quran and Science, Millat Book Centre: India.

Bullinger, E. W. (1909a). “The Usage of Ruach, Spirit,” The Companion Bible, Part 1, Oxford University Press: London, 13-14.

Bullinger, E. W. (1909b). “The Usage of Pneuma in The New Testament,” The Companion Bible, Part 5, Oxford University Press: London, 146-147.

Bullinger, E. W. (1979). The Giver and His Gifts, Kregel Publications.

Bultmann, R. (1958). Jesus and the Word, Charles Scribner’s Sons: New York.

Burkill, T. A. (1972). New Light on the Earliest Gospel: Seven Markan Studies, Ithaca: Cornell University Press.

Campbell, J. Y. (1947). “The Origin and Meaning of the Term Son of Man,” Journal of Theological Studies, 48, 145-155.

Clark, D. H., Parkinson, J. H., & Stephenson, R. F. (1977). “An Astronomical Re-Appraisal of the Star of Bethlehem — A Nova in 5 BC.” Quarterly Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society, 18, 443-449.

Cragg, K. (1999). Jesus and the Muslim, Oneworld Publications: Oxford.

Cullmann, O. (1962). The Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible: An Illustrated Encyclopedia, K Q, Abingdon Press: New York, 523 524.

Davies, W. D. & Allison, D. C. (1988). A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Gospels According to Saint Matthew, vol. 1: Introduction and Commentary to Matthew, T. & T. Clark Limited: Edinburgh.

Dawud, A. A. (1994). Muhammad in the Bible, The Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs: Qatar.

Doherty, E. (1999). The Jesus Puzzle: Did Christianity Begin with a Mythical Christ? , Canadian Humanist Publications, Canada.

Doherty, E. (undated). “Josephus Unbound: Reopening the Josephus Question”.

Durrani, M. H. (1998). The Forgotten Gospel of St. Barnabas, Kitab Bhavan: India.

Ehrman, B. (2005). Lost Scriptures: Books that Did Not Make It into the New Testament, Oxford University Press: USA.

Ehrman, B. (2007). Misquoting Jesus: The Story Behind Who Changed the Bible and Why, HarperSanFrancisco: New York.

Fatoohi, L (1999) (In Arabic). “The concept of ‘ladun’ in the Qur’an,” Al-Manhal, 61, no. 560, 26-29. An English translation of the article can be found at

Feldman, L. H. (translator) (1965) Jewish Antiquities, vol. 9, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press.

France, R. T. (1978). “The ‘Massacre of the Innocents’ — Fact or Fiction?” Studia Biblica, 1978, 2, 83-94.

France, R. T. (1979). “Herod and the Children of Bethlehem,” Novum Testamentum, 21, 98-120.

France, R. T. (1999). The Evidence for Jesus, Hodder & Stoughton Religious, London.

Fredriksen, P. (2001). Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews: A Jewish Life and the Emergence of Christianity, Macmillan: London.

Friedrich, G. (1971). Theological Dictionary of the New Testament, vol 2, edited by G. Kittel Gerhard, translated by G. W. Bromiley, WM. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, Michigan, 707-737.

Gaster, T. H. (1969). Myth, Legend and Custom in the Old Testament: A Comparative Study With Chapters from Sir James G.Frazer’s Folklore in the Old Testament, Gerald Duckworth, London.

Guillaume, A. (1955). The Life of Muhammad: A Translation of Ibn Ishaq’s sirat Rasul Allah, Oxford University Press: London.

Hartman, L. F. (1967). The New Catholic Encyclopedia, vol. 6, Catholic University of America: Washington, D. C.

Horbury, W. (1985). “The Messianic Associations of the ‘Son of Man’”, Journal of Theological Studies, 36, 34-55.

Houtman, C. (1996). Exodus, vol. 1, translated from the Dutch by S. Woudstra, Kok Publishing House, Kampen.

Irvin, D. (1977). “The Joseph and Moses Stories As Narrative in the Light of Ancient Near Eastern Narrative”. In: J. H. Hayes & J. M. Miller (eds.), Israelite and Judaean History, SCM Press, London, 180 209.

Kelly, J. N. D. (1999). Early Christian Creeds (3rd Edition) , Longman: England.

Kennard, J. S. (1947). “‘Nazorean’ and ‘Nazareth’”, Journal of Biblical Literature, 66, 79-81.

Kirby, P. (2001). “Testimonium Flavianum.” testimonium.html.

Kitchen, K. A. (1977). The Bible in its World: The Bible and Archaeology Today, The Paternoster Press: Exeter.

Lampe, G. W. H. (1962). The Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible: An Illustrated Encyclopedia, K Q, Abingdon Press: New York, 654 655.

Levenson, J. D. (1997). Esther: A Commentary, Westminster John Knox Press: Kentucky.

Lindars, B. (1981). “The Persecution of Christians in John 15:18-16:4a.” In: W. Horbury & B. McNeil (eds.), Suffering and Martyrdom in the New Testament: Studies Presented to G. M. Styler, Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, 48-69.

Longenecker, R. N. (1969). “‘Son of Man” as a Self-Designation of Jesus,” Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, 12, 151-158.

Longenecker, R. N. (1975), “‘Son of Man’ Imagery: Some Implications for Theology and Discipleship,” Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, 18, 3-16.

Luard, H. R. (ed.) (1869). Annales Monastici, IV, London (cited in Clark, Parkinson, & Stephenson, 1977).

Miller, R. J. (2003). Born Divine: The Births of Jesus and Other Sons of God, Polebridge Press, California.

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Mourad, S. (1999). “On the Qur’anic Stories About Mary and Jesus,” Bulletin of the Royal Institute for Inter-Faith Studies, 2, 13-24.

Mourad, S. (2002). “From Hellenism to Christianity and Islam: The Origin of the Palm tree Story concerning Mary and Jesus in the Gospel of Pseudo-Matthew and the Qur’an,” Oriens Christianus, 86, 206-216.

Nichols, S. (2001). “Prophecy Makes Strange Bedfellows: On the History of Identifying the Antichrist,” Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, 44, 75-85.

Parrinder, G. (1995). Jesus in the Qur’an, Oneworld Publications: Oxford.

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Piper, O. A. (1992). The Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, E-J, edited by K. R. Crim & G. A. Buttrick, Abingdon Press: New York.

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Powell, M. A. (2000). The Jesus Debate: Modern Historians Investigate the Life of Christ, Lion Hudson Plc: UK.

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Sanders, E. P. (1995). The Historical Figure of Jesus, Penguin Books, England.

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