Having read both Cross Vision and the longer 2-volume work, The Crucifixion of the Warrior God, I think that this shorter book should be the one you start with. Then, if you want more details, footnotes, and scholarly discussion, you can get the longer two-volume explanation.
Amazon Prime Day is today. This is a one-day sale that ends at midnight tonight. As part of Prime Day, most of my paperback books are over 50% off. And I also have a way for you to get free shipping on my books, or even read them for free! Click the post image or title to learn how.
I am convinced that you must read the Bible with a half smile on your lips and a glint of humor in your eyes if you are going to properly understand some texts. Mark Roncace shows this in his book, Holy Hilarity.
A bunch of authors and I joined together to give away some of our books for you to read. My book is the only theology book in the bunch, but I bet you like to read some good novels as well. Try one of these out!