Tag Archives: Jesus of Nazareth

Resources – Apologetics Sites

The following sites provide information and resources about the historicity of Jesus of Nazareth and His resurrection, as well as the reliability of the Bible.  (This focus matters most, though the sites often focus on other issues as well.)  I … Continue reading

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Has God Done Miracles Since Christ?

In this blog post, Craig Blomberg briefly reviews Craig Keener‘s two-volume opus Miracles: The Credibility of the New Testament Accounts, in which ample evidence is offered that the God who worked miracles through Jesus of Nazareth has continued to do so … Continue reading

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Gary Habermas on Evidence for Jesus Beyond the New Testament Documents

The 27 ancient documents we call the New Testament are, of course, history’s primary source material on the life of Jesus of Nazareth.  In this short clip, Gary Habermas talks about roughly a dozen and a half additional sources – … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to James Dobson

Dr. Dobson, I think the phrase “focus on the family” is a word from God.  I think it has been ever since the beginning when you gave your ministry this name. This is what the prophet Malachi said would be … Continue reading

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Names of the Lord: Jesus Is the Standard

What is the standard by which we are judged?  Jesus of Nazareth. Jesus was lifted up from the earth (John 12:32) – in the flesh on the cross, and in the spirit to heaven.  He is the One to whom … Continue reading

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Names of the Lord: Jesus Is the Grain of Wheat

In John 12:24 Jesus observed that unless a grain of wheat falls into the earth and dies to itself, it remains alone – but that if it dies, it bears much fruit. Jesus used this observation to teach what came … Continue reading

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God Clothed Himself with Christ

God clothed Himself with Christ that He might walk among us – that He might walk a mile in our shoes, as it were. God’s spirit was hidden in Jesus of Nazareth.  Said another way, Jesus of Nazareth was animated … Continue reading

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He Who Ascended Is He Who Descended

In Ephesians 4:8-10 the apostle Paul gives in capsule form the grand outline of the journey of Christ.  Of course, since Christ is a type of God this passage outlines the journey of God Himself. That is, God Himself descended … Continue reading

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The Resurrection of Creation

The resurrection of Jesus Christ was the beginning of the resurrection of all creation – so significant an event that the prophets said it would be “a new heavens and a new earth” (Isaiah 65:17; 66:22). Therefore, what happened on … Continue reading

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It Wasn’t Just the Resurrection – It Was the Life He Led, Too

It wasn’t just His resurrection from the dead that so distinguished Jesus of Nazareth from the rest of humanity – though that alone was indeed enough to make Him the most unique human being to ever have lived.  It was … Continue reading

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