Category Archives: Resurrection of Christ

Sunday’s Comin’

Here are four minutes of sober and hope-filled meditation on the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ…and the resurrection He believed – deeply believed – would come to Him (Hebrews 5:7). The earliest disciples (that is, Peter, James, John, and … Continue reading

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“Jesus of Testimony” – New Documentary Testifies to the Historicity of Jesus Christ

First below, I’ve posted the trailer (3:34) for this new documentary, and then the documentary (2:14:34) itself. Jesus Of Testimony Trailer from Nesch Bros on Vimeo. Jesus Of Testimony from Nesch Bros on Vimeo. With Easter approaching, this is the … Continue reading

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How Do Eastern And Western Religions Differ? – Win Corduan on The One-Minute Apologist

What distinguishes Judaism and Christianity on the one hand from, say, Buddhism and Hinduism on the other?  It is the formers’ reliance on history and the latters’ detachment from it. Thus those Christians who want to say that it doesn’t … Continue reading

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Gary Habermas’ “Minimal Facts” Approach by Matt Rodgers

Matt begins: Note: This article is inspired by a lecture given by Dr. Gary Habermas at the 2012 EPS Apologetics Conference. Dr. Habermas is a historian and philosopher, and is one of the world’s leading experts on the resurrection. When … Continue reading

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Why Resurrection Makes the Best Sense of the Historical Evidence – N. T. Wright

Why Resurrection Makes the Best Sense of the Historical Evidence.

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How Well Can You Defend the Resurrection?

Opening excerpt: Of all the teachings of Christianity, no doctrine is more central than the bodily resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead. The truth of the resurrection has been attacked from every angle. New books and television media regularly … Continue reading

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Did the Apostles Really Die as Martyrs for their Faith?

Written by Sean McDowell whose dissertation research is focused on this subject. Excerpt: While we can have more confidence in the martyrdoms of apostles such as Peter, Paul and James the brother of John (and probably Thomas and Andrew), there … Continue reading

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Wintery Knight Analyzes Resurrection Debate

In the referenced post, Wintery Knight breaks down the debate between William Lane Craig and James Crossley about the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead. Both video and audio of the debate are provided as well. William Lane Craig … Continue reading

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Historical Evidence for the Resurrection of Jesus – Mike Licona, PhD

Source for this clip:  Apologetics 315.

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Have You Read the Book: “The Biblical Case for Everyone Going to Heaven”?

The Biblical Case for Everyone Going to Heaven is just over 59,000 words.  The title is straightforward and self-explanatory. Some people think Jesus Christ was crucified and raised from the dead so that a subset of the human race could go … Continue reading

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