Category Archives: Other Biblical-Era Literature

Craig Evans on New Testament Issues – YouTube

Evans decries Jesus mythicism, alleged Vatican conspiracies, and other nonhistorical and nonscholarly theories abounding in our current culture. CRAIG EVANS. FABRICATING JESUS. FROM THE GNOSTIC GOSPELS TO THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS 2012 – YouTube (22:51). In this clip, Evans points out … Continue reading

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Judaism in the Second Temple Period: Synagogues « Reading Acts

Philo indicates the primary purpose for going to the synagogue was to study scripture. via Judaism in the Second Temple Period: Synagogues « Reading Acts.

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The Historical Reliability of Acts: Support from Extra-Biblical Primary Sources – Apologetics 315

The Historical Reliability of Acts: Support from Extra-Biblical Primary Sources – Apologetics 315

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Assumptions in Historical Jesus Research: Using Ancient Biographies and Disciples’ Traditioning as a Control – Craig Keener on Triablogue

Assumptions in Historical Jesus Research: Using Ancient Biographies and Disciples’ Traditioning as a Control – Craig Keener by way of Triablogue

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The Apologetic Value of Philo Not Mentioning Jesus | Hope’s Reason

The Apologetic Value of Philo Not Mentioning Jesus | Hope’s Reason.

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Book Review: Jacob Neusner’s Judaism in the Beginning of Christianity. | Near Emmaus

Book Review: Jacob Neusner’s Judaism in the Beginning of Christianity. | Near Emmaus.

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“Son of God” in the Graeco-Roman world. | Near Emmaus

“Son of God” in the Graeco-Roman world. | Near Emmaus.

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Craig S. Keener: Jesus Existed (Source: Huffington Post)

Craig S. Keener: Jesus Existed (Source: Huffington Post)

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The Bible’s Use of Non-Biblical Texts

From Max Andrews at Sententias comes The Bible’s Use of Non-Biblical Texts.

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The Divinity of Jesus in Early Judaism

Michael F. Bird begins a review of The Jewish Gospels: The Story of the Jewish Christ by Daniel Boyarin. The Divinity of Jesus in Early Judaism. See also Joel Willitts’ comments on this book here. And William Varner’s comments on … Continue reading

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