Marcus Borg speaking in Mansfield College chapel.
|Born||11 March 1942 |
|Died||21 January 2015 (aged 72)|
Marcus J. Borg (March 11, 1942 – January 21, 2015) was an American New Testament scholar, theologian and author. He was a fellow of the Jesus Seminar and a former Hundere Distinguished Professor of Religion and Culture at Oregon State University. He was a major figure in scholarship related to the historical Jesus. He was born in Fergus Falls, Minnesota.
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- Haught, Nancy: "Belief and meaning: His faith in Jesus doesn't deter Marcus Borg from asking difficult questions about divinity", The Oregonian, 24 March 2007.
- Marcus Borg. Explore Faith. Accessed January 21, 2008.
- "School of History, Philosophy, and Religion". Oregonstate.edu. Retrieved October 7, 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "Marcus Borg, leading liberal theologian and historical Jesus expert, dies at 72". Religious News Service. Retrieved January 22, 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)