Colin R. Nicholl


Colin R. Nicholl (PhD, University of Cambridge) is the author of "The Great Christ Comet: Revealing the True Star of Bethlehem" (Crossway). He taught at the University of Cambridge and was a professor of New Testament at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary before devoting himself to biblical research. His book "From Hope to Despair in Thessalonica" was published by Cambridge University Press, and his articles have appeared in publications such as "The Journal of Theological Studies" and "The Times" (London).

Stories by Colin R. Nicholl

What Exactly Was the Star of Bethlehem?

Only one astronomical body matches Matthew’s description of the Star perfectly — a comet.