What is Going on with the Fig Tree?

What is going on when Jesus curses the fig tree? Is he hangry and irritable? Or is something else going on here? How would the Jews around him have understood this action?

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Has The New Testament Been Translated Correctly?

How do we know we have what the original writers actually wrote?

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Are the Gospels Eyewitness Accounts?

Who wrote the Gospels? Are the Gospels recording eyewitness testimony or are they anonymous, fabricated stories?

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Dating the Gospels

When were the Gospels written? Were they written while the eyewitness of Jesus were alive or after they had all died? The dating of the Gospels is an important part of the discussion on the historical reliability of the Bible.

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Multiple Attestation: Lots of People Talkin’ about Jesus

When it comes to the historical reliability of a document, the first thing we need to look at is if there is multiple attestation for the events, people and places described that corroborate the document. This means that many different people have written about these things or there is physical evidence from archaeology. Multiple attestation…

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History and The New Testament

Can we use the New Testament in the study of history and the Resurrection? Most of the information we have surrounding Jesus’ life, death and the events that happened after are based on the claims reported in the New Testament. This can be a particularly difficult obstacle when a skeptic might be inclined to disregard…

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