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Why Did Jesus Have to Die?

I made a video after my class the other day in response to what I learned at school. In class we were discussing the question of why Jesus had to die. 191 more words

Making sense of Matthew: a special seminar

The following notes come from a special seminar from the Community of the Resurrection, Mirfield Centre, held on Saturday 26th November 2016, with grateful thanks to the PCC of my local parish church for sponsoring my attendance on the day. 950 more words

7. What is the Q 'Gospel'?

No need to be afraid of this document. If it existed, Matthew and Luke used it. If they weren’t afraid, why should you be? 4,998 more words

Bible And Theology

Who Wrote the Gospels?

Seminary can be hazardous to your faith. Author and speaker Bart Ehrman attended seminary, and became an agnostic. He is the darling of secular humanists who buy his books; and university intelligentsia who bow before his seat as the James A. 1,854 more words


Does the Gospel of Mark Reveal Jesus’ Anger or His Compassion?

In the fifth-century C.E. Codex Bezae, an early edition of the New Testament written in Greek, the Gospel of Mark describes Jesus’ anger before healing a leper (Mark 1:41). 492 more words

Bible History

Gospel of John Commentary: Who Wrote the Gospel of John and How Historical Is It?

The Gospels, the first four books of the New Testament, tell the story of the life of Jesus. Yet only one—the Gospel of John—claims to be an eyewitness account, the testimony of the unnamed “disciple whom Jesus loved.” (“This is the disciple who is testifying to these things and wrote these things, and we know that his testimony is true” ). 785 more words

Bible History