For those who have been following along in the recent series at The Ave, “Come to Jesus: Rediscovering Who Jesus Is and Was,” here are some companion resources for your information.
It is a given that the best place to encounter Jesus is through the Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John in the Holy Scriptures. If you’ve not done that, then don’t even start with the books listed below.
N. T. Wright, Who Was Jesus?
N. T. Wright, The Challenge of Jesus
Philip Yancey, The Jesus I Never Knew
Eugene Peterson, Christ Plays in Ten Thousand Places
Romano Guardini, The Lord