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Are we more than our biology?

Scientist Praveen Sethupathy talks about discovering Jesus and evaluating the bible’s claims about him.

10 Reasons why you can trust the Bible

10 reasons you can trust the Bible

Facts, manuscripts and historical accuracy are just some of the evidence for God’s Word

[THIS ARTICLE FROM https://www.eternitynews.com.au/good-news/10-reasons-you-can-trust-the-bible/]
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There is so much scepticism about the Bible today and about Jesus, in particular, it’s difficult not to feel alarmed. The drip-drip nature of the challenges means that, just like constant, low-level criticism in relationships, many of us over time feel deflated, insecure and frightened to open our mouth. But the anxiety is psychological more than intellectual.

Our sacred texts, and especially those surrounding Jesus, pass the test of history with flying colours.

Frankly, I don’t think we need to know any of what follows in order to be a fulfilled and confident Christian. The word of God stands all on its own. But since so many of today’s criticisms of Christianity are historical in nature, it seems reasonable to me to offer these
ten reasons not to panic about Bible scepticism. Keep on reading!

The Galilean who rules the world

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John Dickson has a series on the ‘Life of Jesus’ – available in our lending library. In this video he reflects on this important reality.

The Galilean who rules the world from CPX on Vimeo.

How were the Gospels put together?

A Professor in New Testament Studies, Darryl Bock, explains the sources used in the writing of the Gospels, and explains why other writings didn’t make it into the Bible.

Gospel Delusions from CPX on Vimeo.

Christmas – fact or fiction?

Many of us celebrate it… but what truth is there in the story of Jesus’ birth?

The Gospel of Mark

From the Bible Project, an overview of Mark’s Gospel. You can read it for yourself here.

The Resurrection: History

 

This video appeared on https://publicchristianity.org/library/the-resurrection-ancient-history#.VvIg3vl96Um

“The Resurrection is attested all over the New Testament, not just the Gospels” – Darryl Bock, Research Professor of New Testament Studies at Dallas Theological Seminary.

The Easter Story

The Easter story, as retold on twitter! It’s reasonably accurate, with some artistic license! The Scripture verses include Isaiah and Psalms, as well as New Testament passages that tell the story of Jesus’ life, death, and resurrection. For the historical accounts of Jesus found in the Bible, why not read it for yourself online.

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