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Were The Disciples Mistaken About The Death Of Jesus?

The bodily resurrection of Jesus of Nazareth from the dead is the crowning proof of the truth of Christianity. As the apostle Paul says in 1 Corinthians 15:17 “ 445 more words


How Would The Gospels Fare In The Courtroom?

Lawyers are in the evidence business.  Claims are a dime a dozen and you don’t have to be a lawyer to know that making a claim… 596 more words

Christian Evidence

Bible Bite: Matthew 27:51-54

If you loosely follow evangelical apologetics circles like I do, you’ve possibly run across the name Mike Licona.  A few years ago he was involved in a kerfuffle when he questioned the historicity of Matthew 27:51-54 in his book… 1,841 more words

Biblical Studies

Mike Licona's "Islamic Catch-22" - a refutation

Christian apologist and resurrection scholar Mike Licona has penned an argument against the Qur’an that seems, on the surface, quite solid. I was introduced to it during his debate with Ali Ataei on the resurrection of Jesus [1]. 1,360 more words

Historical Criticism

Inerrancy, Interpretation, and Orthodoxy: Is the Geisler-Licona Debate Really That Important?


Norman Geisler’s ongoing battles over biblical inerrancy have generated thousands of pages of writing, animosity, division, and even a sarcastic cartoon made in response to his… 1,806 more words