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#4919 Overall Influence

Marcus Borg

Writer, scholar


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Marcus Joel Borg was an American New Testament scholar and theologian. He was among the most widely known and influential voices in progressive Christianity. As a fellow of the Jesus Seminar, Borg was a major figure in historical Jesus scholarship. He retired as Hundere Distinguished Professor of Religion and Culture at Oregon State University in 2007. He died eight years later at the age of 72, of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis at his home in Powell Butte, Oregon.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

Oregon State University

Public research university in Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Union Theological Seminary

Independent, ecumenical, Christian seminary in New York City

Concordia College

College in Moorhead, Minnesota

Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this person influential?
#91 World Rank
Religious Studies
#5557 World Rank