August 6th, 2012
Hijacking the Historical Jesus: Answering Recent Attacks on the Jesus of the Bible.
In it, IBD President Dr. Phil Fernandes, IBD Vice President Ph.D candidate Matt Coombe and IBD researcher Kyle Larson each take turns refuting recent, outlandish attacks on the historicity of Jesus. After hearing so many of your questions and concerns, the Institute felt it was about time to respond in a complete way.
As many of you know, over the past decade or so, a number of anti-Jesus books have been published by leading atheist thinkers. In each, the author attempts to argue that, even if a “Jesus” did exist in the first century, that he was certainly not the Jesus of the Bible. The Bible is either a totally forgery, religious fiction or a story so exaggerated and full of legends that the truth in it was long since been lost.
We disagree wholeheartedly and can provide good evidence to the contrary. Interested in the full story?