The God Who Wasn’t There
Posted: 06 September 2011 02:08 PM   [ Ignore ]
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I’m watching this on Netflix right now. Have you guys seen it? What do you think about the claims made? (e.g. Jesus as myth).

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Posted: 07 September 2011 05:49 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 1 ]
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I don’t know, but I am going to add it to my queue and watch it this weekend.

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Posted: 07 September 2011 06:14 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 2 ]
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We’ve had several lengthy discussions on this topic in the Religion folder. The long and short of it is that the claim that Jesus was a myth has virtually no support whatever among University-level historians of religion, including those who are not Christian. A good example would be Bart Ehrman.

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