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us: Borg, Marcus J.

  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Marcus Joel
  • Variants

    • us: Borg, Marcus
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Death Date

    • Birth Place

        (naf) Fergus Falls (Minn.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Portland (Or.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Portland (Or.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Corvallis (Or.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Oxford (England)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Portland State University
        • Affiliation Start: 1979
        • Affiliation End: 2007
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Jesus Seminar
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Oxford
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Theology
          (lcsh) Bible--Study and teaching
        • Occupation

            (lcsh) Theologians
        • Earlier Established Forms

            Borg, MarcusBorg, Marcus
        • Sources

          • found: His Conflict, holiness & politics in the teachings of Jesus, 1984: t.p. (Marcus J. Borg)
          • found: LC data base, 4-9-84 (hdg.: Borg, Marcus)
          • found: Profiles of Jesus, 2002: CIP info. from pub. (Borg, Marcus J.; b. 03-11-42)
          • found: Washington post WWW site, Jan. 23, 2015 (Marcus J. Borg, a liberal theologian and Bible scholar who helped popularize the intense debates about the historical Jesus and the veracity and meaning of the New Testament, died Jan. 21 [2015] at his home in Portland, Ore., at 72; the death was confirmed by Oregon State University in Corvallis, where he taught religion from 1979 to 2007; leader in the Jesus Seminar, a group that brought a skeptical eye to the Scriptures and, in particular, to supernatural claims about Jesus' miracles and his resurrection from the dead; born March 11, 1942, in Fergus Falls, Mich. [i.e. Minn.]; by the early 1970s, he received a master's in theology and a doctorate at the University of Oxford in England)
          • found: Religion News Service WWW site, Jan. 23, 2015 (in article dated Jan. 22, 2015: Marcus J. Borg; died on Jan. 21; born March 11, 1942 in Minnesota)
          • found: Biography and genealogy master index, via WWW, Jan. 23, 2015 (Marcus Joel Borg (1942-))
        • LC Classification

          • PS3602.O744
        • Change Notes

          • 1984-04-16: new
          • 2015-01-27: revised
        • Alternate Formats