Tag Archives: new testament

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Ultimate questions

I've pretty much decided to retire this blog, and eventually import its archive into A Borrowed Flame (see here for why), however, why not go out with a bit of bang, with one last philosophical hurrah? My friend Chrys, who has given ...

Bart Ehrman on the existence of Jesus

I think I've probably linked to this before, but it's a good one, and doesn't suffer from repetition, as the ignorant claim that Jesus never existed just keeps rearing its head in the atheist blogsphere. This clip is a good ...

NT reliability infographic

Great infographic on the New Testament from Visual Unit (click the image for a larger version)

Replying to Findo’s 12 facts #1

If you haven't yet read the intro to this series, please do so. So, to the first point: 1.  Jesus died due to crucifixion Andrew Skegg writes: Really?  The Romans were apparently meticulous record keepers.  Surely one of them would have written down ...

Replying to Findo’s 12 Facts: a note on terminology

It's come to my attention that Andrew Skegg, the author of Findo's 12 Facts, has taken umbrage with my use of the term 'facts'. He says that I "admit" that the "facts are not facts" but then continue to "list ...

Professor Martin Hengel This interview is just great.