Items Posted In June, 2021

Reliability of the Gospels

Posted on June 12, 2021 by

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Skeptical authors have always held that the four gospels are folklore – just tales of an epic story that really represents a gross exaggeration and manipulation of actual events.  They believe that teachers about Christ’s life were manipulated by his followers to fulfill ancient Old Testament prophecies concerning the Messiah.  In this manner, they invented a great adventure while establishing their Old Testament prophets as being real men of God. These authors have been counted by Christian historians who defend the reliability of the gospels and establish it as detailing actual historical events.  While there are now four gospels written… Read More »

Messianic Prophecies

The crucifixion date was derived from an Old Testament prophecy from Daniel that Christ expected the Jews to know.

Posted on June 6, 2021 by

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Messianic Prophecies The fulfillment of the Messianic prophecies represents one of the most remarkable facets of Christianity.  There is no doubt these prophecies were written down before Christ.  They can be found in the Septuagint, a Greek translation from the original Hebrew texts.  During the several centuries before Christ, Greek was used as the common language throughout most of the Roman Empire. Greek Scriptures such as the Septuagint were in wide use throughout the Roman Empire by the time of Christ and Paul.  This is because most Christian converts spoke Greek, but could not read Hebrew.  The Greek translation was… Read More »