Speaking at Cru tonight on the reliability of the Bible. Can we trust what it says? Here are some follow-up resources for further study...
Recommended (start here):
MP3 message: "Literalism: Isn't the Bible historically unreliable and regressive?" by Tim Keller
Article: "Jesus of Nazareth: How Historians Can Know Him and Why It Matters," by Craig L. Blomberg
Two helpful websites:
BeThinking.org: The historicity and authority of the Bible
Carl F. H. Henry Center: Christ On Campus Initiative.
Suggested reading list (basic):
Geisler, Norman, and Nix, William. From God To Us: How We Got Our Bible
Keller, Timothy. The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism
Pink, A. W. The Divine Inspiration of the Bible
Specific resources for NT integrity:
Bauckham, Richard. Jesus and the Eyewitnesses: The Gospels as Eyewitness Testimony
Blomberg, Craig. The Historical Reliability of the Gospels.
Bock, Darrell, and Wallace, Daniel. Dethroning Jesus: Exposing Popular Culture's Quest to Unseat the Biblical Christ
Bock, Darrell. The Missing Gospels: Unearthing the Truth Behind Alternative Christianities
Bruce, F. F. The New Testament Documents: Are They Reliable?
Kruger, Michael. Canon Revisited: Establishing the Origins and Authority of the New Testament Books
Wallace, Daniel. Revisiting the Corruption of the New Testament: Manuscript, Patristic, and Apocryphal Evidence