Candida Moss is the Edward Cadbury Professor of Theology at the University of Birmingham, UK and an award-winning author of five books, including Bible-Nation: The United States of Hobby Lobby. She is also a frequent news commentator for CBS and CNN. Follow her on Twitter @candidamoss. Follow her on Twitter @candidamoss.


We don’t know how tall he was, if his nose was crooked, what his hair was like, or if he had smooth skin.


A new investigation into the spiritual life of the ancient world argues something different. Ancient people weren’t crazy or making things up; they were high.