Monthly Archives: May 2011

American Idol Scotty McCreery Testifies to Jesus Christ at Disney

Here’s Scotty McCreery, the 2011 winner of the American Idol competition, introducing his new song at Walt Disney World by telling his audience how it speaks to him of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. “That Christ is proclaimed…in this … Continue reading

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John Warwick Montgomery Refutes Bart Ehrman’s Claim of New Testament Forgeries

Even though this clip is on YouTube, it is taken from radio show and is thus audio only. Even so, John Warwick Montgomery effectively demonstrates just how speculative, and even silly, Bart Ehrman can be. The radio host, who had interviewed … Continue reading

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Non-Christian Corroboration of the New Testament Account: Tacitus

The Roman historian Tacitus (56-117 AD) wrote in his Annals of Christ and his followers.  See Tacitus on Christ for details. See also Non-Christian Corroboration of the New Testament Account: Josephus and Non-Christian Corroboration of the New Testament Account: Pliny the … Continue reading

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Non-Christian Corroboration of the New Testament Account: Josephus

The Jewish historian Josephus (37-100 AD) testified of the historicity of Jesus of Nazareth, though specifics of what he wrote are disputed. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aGcoCdMO45Y&feature=feedrec_grec_index] Here’s an account of what’s in dispute about the Jesus’ passages in Josephus: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E6cQgqbXYN0&NR=1&feature=fvwp]

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Non-Christian Corroboration of the New Testament Account: Pliny the Younger

Unbelievers in Jesus often harp on the absence of evidence for Jesus outside of the New Testament.  That’s like complaining that there’s no evidence against the accused except for all the evidence in the file on the accused.  That is, … Continue reading

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John Lennox Addresses Richard Dawkins’ “Who Designed the Designer?” Challenge

John Lennox answers Richard Dawkins‘ question, “Who Designed the Designer?” (By the way, my own answer to that challenge would be that Dawkins has misunderstood and therefore misapplied the premise upon which his question is based.  The premise is that … Continue reading

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Can Historians Prove Jesus’ Resurrection? Mike Licona and Bart Ehrman Debate

Mike Licona and Bart Ehrman debate whether or not historians can prove whether or not Jesus was raised from the dead.  (This is the first of four clips that are each about 30 minutes in length.) [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zyHA3K_6H0g&feature=feedrec_grec_index]

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Romans 12 Was Read at the Royal Wedding

According to Rachel Barach at BibleGateway.com, the groom’s brother read Romans 12 (verses 1-2 and 9-18) at the marriage ceremony of Prince William and Kate Middleton.  This means almost 2 billion people heard it.  I wondered how many listened to … Continue reading

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