Joseph Bessler and David Galston presented at our Jesus Seminar on the Road, November 4-5, 2016. Both scholars were generous in allowing me permission to post their powerpoint presentations and accompanying audio.
The event was entitled, Christianity, God, and the Future of Religion.
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Friday Night Session: David Galston, "Introducing the Historical Jesus"
Saturday 9:30 am Session: Joseph Bessler, "How Jesus Became Plato and God a Platonist"
Saturday 11 am Session: Joseph Bessler, "The Historical Jesus and the Rise of Modern Civil Society"
Saturday 1:30 pm Session: David Galston, "Trajectories for God's Human Future"
You might also be interested in their books:
David Galston, Embracing the Human Jesus: A Wisdom Path for Contemporary Christianity
Interview with David about this book on Religion For Life
David Galston, God's Human Future: The Struggle to Define Theology Today
Interview with David about this book on Progressive Spirit
Joseph Bessler, A Scandalous Jesus: How Three Historic Quests Changed Theology for the Better
Two-part interview with Joseph about this book on Religion For Life. Part One & Part Two