meaning > truth
Spirit of Volks
absolute idealism / Spirit
"Life of Jesus Critically Examined"
"Life of Jesus"
form criticism / Q / eschatology
eschatology & ethics
form criticism + demythology = kerygma (preaching)
Criteria of Authenticity
Jesus, a Jew
No Q, no embarrassment, no double dissimilarity, no multiple attestation
Protestants vs Catholics, disagreed on interpretation of Bible
Strip Bible to its moral code, religious authority --> cultural authority