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|Subject: The Eyewitness Testimony That’ll Make You Never Doubt The Biblical Resurrection Of Jesus Christ Again! Sun Apr 16, 2017 10:05 am|| |
The Eyewitness Testimony That’ll Make You Never Doubt The Biblical Resurrection Of Jesus Christ Again!
April 16, 2017 by SkyWatch Editor
He told CBN News, “Investigating the Resurrection is a historical question that you can do with eyes wide open; it’s not a blind faith kind of thing, like believing in the Easter Bunny or a lucky rabbit’s foot. This is real world kind of stuff. And you can investigate the data for it.” Morrow added, “So when it comes to the Resurrection, we say ‘Well, how do we know Jesus existed?’ Some people even doubt that. The fact is, we have far more sources for Jesus of Nazareth than we do for many historical figures in the first century. We have at least 18. Twelve of those are non-Christian sources.” There’s more evidence Jesus existed than Julius Caesar. Anyone doubt Caesar existed? As for the Scriptures, Prof. Darrell Bock of the Dallas Theological Seminary explained that any piece of a surviving ancient work is called a manuscript. And more ancient pages or fragments of the Bible have survived by far than any other book from antiquity. “It’s exceptional,” Bock said. “You’re talking about over 5,800 Greek manuscripts, over 8,000 Latin manuscripts. Most books that we work with in the ancient world have maybe at best a dozen manuscripts” […] McDowell explained, “Right now you can almost say every single reference in the Book of Acts has already been verified through archaeology: 600 some references to kings, people, places, everything. In Luke 3, in the first three verses, there are 17 historical references. Every single one now has been confirmed by archaeology.” Biblical expert Bock flat-out stated, “These books are the best-attested pieces of ancient literature we possess… (READ MORE)