EPS Web Author Profiles
Michael Licona, PhD
Associate Professor in Theology, Houston Baptist University
Michael Licona has a Ph.D. in New Testament Studies (University of Pretoria) and is Associate Professor in Theology at Houston Baptist University. He was interviewed by Lee Strobel in The Case for the Real Jesus and appeared in Strobel’s video The Case for Christ. He has engaged in public debate on Jesus’ resurrection with Bart Ehrman, Elaine Pagels, and numerous others. Mike is the author of The Resurrection of Jesus: A New Historiographical Approach (IVP Academic, 2010), Paul Meets Muhammad (Baker, 2006), co-author with Gary Habermas of the award-winning book The Case for the Resurrection of Jesus (Kregel, 2004) and co-editor with William Dembski of Evidence for God: 50 Arguments for Faith from the Bible, History, Science and Philosophy (Baker, 2010).