From Tikkun, a special section on Christianity Without the Cross? Robert Alter on how to read the King James Bible: A review essay. Melanie Howard reviews Bible Trouble: Queer Reading at the Boundaries of Biblical Scholarship, ed. Teresa J. Hornsby and Ken Stone. The introduction to Inheriting Abraham: The Legacy of the Patriarch in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam by Jon D. Levenson. When did Christians stop seeking martyrdom? Christianity's founder was a martyr, not Islam's. An interview with John Ortberg, author of Who Is This Man?: The Unpredictable Impact of the Inescapable Jesus. Panayotis Coutsoumpos reviews Jesus and His World: The Archaeological Evidence by Craig A. Evans. Was Jesus married? Peter Berger investigates. From Geez, William O’Brien on Jesus the racist. Gary Cass says "you can't be a Christian if you don't own a gun". How should Christians date? Nicole Unice on why it's time to simplify the puzzle of Christian romance. Why are religious people so fertile? Tom Rees investigates. Emma Smith reviews Why Are Women More Religious Than Men? by Marta Trzebiatowska and Steve Bruce.