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  • The Nazareth Inscription: Proof of the Resurrection of Christ? Part I

    The Nazareth Inscription is a Greek inscription on a marble tablet measuring approximately 24 inches by 15 inches. The exact time and place of its discovery is not known. This article has been reproduced here with permission by the author. PART ONE:...
  • How Beautiful are the Feet on the Via Egnatia

    The Apostle Paul quoted Isaiah 52:7 in the tenth chapter of his epistle to the Romans. He wrote: 'How then shall they call on Him in whom they have not believed? And how shall they believe in Him of whom they have not heard? And how shall they hear...
  • The Historicity of the Resurrection of Jesus Christ: Part 1

    INTRODUCTION: Something happened over 1,970 years ago that changed the course of world history. This event turned men of fear into men of faith. This event explains the existence of the Church and changes in the lives of millions of believers. It is an...
  • The Nazareth Inscription: Proof of the Resurrection of Christ? Part II

    As was seen in Part One of this study, the textual evidence strongly suggests that the Nazareth Inscription was written by the Emperor Claudius. Claudius had an excellent... This article has been reproduced here with permission by the author. PART TWO:...
  • Golgotha: A Reconsideration of the Evidence for the Sites of Jesus' Crucifixion and Burial

    Currently, the most popular alternative site to traditional Golgotha, located in the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, Jerusalem, is the area of Gordon’s Calvary, with the so-called ‘Garden Tomb,’ but scholarly endorsement of this locality has never been...
  • Going for the Gold: The Apostle Paul and the Isthmian Games

    A sport shoe company ran an advertisement during the 1996 Olympics, with the line, 'You do not win the silver medal, you lose the gold!' That line caught the essence of athletic competition. The athlete enters the competition with the goal of winning...
  • New Discoveries Relating to the Apostle Paul

    Any visitor to the imperial city of Rome cannot help but notice its antiquity on display. Indeed, the prominence of Christian monuments is a testament to the rise of the early church during the first centuries after Christ's death and its continued...
  • How Acts and Galatians Indicate the Date of the Crucifixion

    For quite a long time there has been an active debate amongst scholars devoted to the study of New Testament chronology concerning the date of the Crucifixion. Some say 30 AD, others 33 AD, and a minority have suggested other years. It might all seem...
  • Reinventing Jesus': Book Review

    As one who spends most of his time investigating the archaeology of the Old Testament, 'Reinventing Jesus: How Contemporary Skeptics Miss the Real Jesus and Mislead Popular Culture' is a much appreciated primer on the historical evidence for the New...
  • Josephus (not Luke) Misdated Quirinius's Census

    John Rhoads argues in a recent article that it was Josephus, not Luke, who misdated Quirinius's census. Jared Compton offers a brief review of Rhoads' thesis. John Rhoads argues in a recent article (off-site link) that it was Josephus, not Luke, who...
  • A Biblical Model of Human Dignity: Based on the Image of God and the Incarnation

    The foundational source of Human Dignity, the intrinsic worth of a person, has been an issue within Theology and Philosophy for thousands of years. While the concept of a living person having a basic worth is common among societies and cultures, the...

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