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Religious scholar Reza Aslan spent twenty years researching Jesus, the bible and historical documents to write his latest New York Times bestseller “Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth.” While the book is quite popular, it’s also spawned some heated, televised debates. Aslan became an evangelical Christian after moving from Iran to the US as a child. Today, he’s reverted back to Islam, but still calls Jesus his “hero.” Join us as he describes the journey he took to write this intriguing book and reveal some inconsistencies between the historical and biblical Jesus

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Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am