Description: This historical primer on the death of Jesus examines the evidence of Jesus' crucifixion, explains how crucifixion worked in the Roman Empire, and explores how and why it was remembered by followers of Jesus.
Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Synoptic Gospels, Johannine Literature, John, Literature
Review by Jay Harrington
Citation: Jay Harrington, review of Arthur J. Dewey, Inventing the Passion: How the Death of Jesus Was Remembered, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2018).
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