- I keep hearing and reading
things like this; "Outside of the selected gospels
collected and edited into the official New
Testament, there is
no corroborating evidence of an actual Jesus existing."
This, of course, is absolutely ridiculous. There
are at least 20
non-believing authors from antiquity that wrote about Jesus.
These include Tacitus, Pliny the younger, and
Lucian. There is also the Gemara, which is the
second part of the Talmud. The Talmud is a central
text of Rabbinic Judaism,
second only to the Torah in
importance. While giving a decidedly unfavorable account
of Jesus, it inadvertently confirms several key
areas of His
life and ministry that are written about in the New Testament.
If you would like to learn more, you can hear quite a good
lecture on this
Jesus: Fact or Fable.
Evidence for God: This site
gives some very good arguments for the existence of God.
"While absolute proof of the existence
of God cannot be realized by any human being, the great weight
of evidence, when rationally evaluated, clearly balances the
scales heavily in favor of God. We can
demonstrate 'beyond a reasonable doubt' that 'He is, ..."
- Jesus, Zoraster, Buddha, Socrates
In the list of names above, only Jesus
to be God
and only Jesus claimed to be the salvation of
I have heard it
that Zoraster made these
but this is simply not true. This site compares
lives, teachings, etc. of these
figures.Jesus, Zoraster, Buddha, Socrates & Muhammad. Jesus is
also the only one to claim a virgin birth,
accept worship (as to God), and claim the
None of these others did so.
have heard some of it said
This is also not true.
Nor is it a
belief of Zoroastrianism.
To read their core beliefs check out this
Zoroastrian beliefs about God
- Da Vinci Code - Priory of Sion
All of this is a myth, concocted (badly) by
people who are determined to discredit Jesus.
The myth, exposed
If you want to find out more about
Jesus, just click this link to visit my home church's
website. Maybe you could come and see us some Sunday