Did Jesus exist?

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Jesus Christ as a historical figure

Someone recently told me “I have no reason to think your Jesus ever lived or died.” The comment seems absurd to those who live within the orb of Christianity, but are there grounds to question the historical existence of Jesus the Christ? The question really entails two questions. The first question has to do with […]

Did the Jesus of the Bible exist?

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Jesus Christ as a historical figure

My earlier post asked the question did Jesus exist? This post addresses a slightly different question. Did the historical figure Jesus whose existence is attested by secular history resemble the Jesus which is described in the Christian Scriptures? We could ask this question in several different ways. Is the New Testament historically credible or is […]