Currently browsing tag

Jesus

What did Jesus really look like? – BBC News

Long hair and a beard, sandals and a robe. Everyone knows what Jesus looked like. Or do they? Everyone knows what Jesus looks like. He is the most painted figure in all of Western art, recognised everywhere as having long hair and a beard, a long robe with long sleeves …

5 reasons to suspect that Jesus never existed – Salon.com

A growing number of scholars are openly questioning or actively arguing against Jesus’ historicity Most antiquities scholars think that the New Testament gospels are “mythologized history.”  In other words, they think that around the start of the first century a controversial Jewish rabbi named Yeshua ben Yosef gathered a following …

Sunday, Apr. 24, 2011 – Quotes of the Day

  We do not have the answers but we know that Jesus suffered as you do. POPE BENEDICT XVI, answering a 7-year-old Japanese girl’s question about suffering in her country, during the Pope’s first televised question-and-answer appearance Friday, Apr. 22, 2011 – Quotes of the Day – TIME.com.