In the Gospels, Jesus is presented as the proclaimer of the coming kingdom of God. He directed his hearers to God and his imminent, supernatural intervention in history. The content of his message was the rapidly approaching advent of the… Read More ›
An interesting article from Jews for Judaism In this question and answer post, find out from Gerald Sigal whether Jesus did anything of violent nature during his lifetime. Is it true that in conformity with Isaiah 53:9, “he had done… Read More ›
How can we admire a God who refused to disclose the fullness of truth and salvation until the very last fragment of time?
The Jesus of the gospels (Mark 13:30-33) expects the end times within the lifetime of his listeners. Paul (1 Thessalonians 4:16-17, 5:2-11) predicts the Second Coming (parousia) in his own lifetime. Later he abandons this. But the wait has been… Read More ›
The miracle-working prophets Many readers of the New Testament Gospels today believe that if Jesus did all the miracles attributed to him, then surely he must be God. Who else would be able to make nature obey him, or heal… Read More ›