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Things People Get Wrong About Jesus

Even though billions of people profess faith in him and his teachings, there are quite a few misconceptions about Jesus Christ. From the basics of his appearance to accepted wisdom about his theology, there are a number of surprises in store. And, whether you turn to outside sources or solely devote yourself to studying the Bible, there are many gaps, contradictions, and open questions about the man himself. So, it may be time to adjust some of your basic assumptions about this pivotal and...

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    Things People Get Wrong About Jesus

    Things People Get Wrong About Jesus

    Even though billions of people profess faith in him and his teachings, there are quite a few misconceptions about Jesus Christ. From the basics of his appearance to accepted wisdom about his theology, there are a number of surprises in store. And, whether you turn to outside sources or solely devote yourself to studying the Bible, there are many gaps...

    The Truth About Mythological Figures Similar To Jesus

    The Truth About Mythological Figures Similar To Jesus

    Investigations of similarities between myths fall into the field of "comparative mythology." We don't define "myths" as merely fantastical stories once believed as religion by ancient civilizations, like tales of Zeus, Gilgamesh, or Shango. They're frameworks of meaning-making narratives that entire societies tell themselves to make sense of their world, past or present...

    Every Miracle Jesus Performed In The Bible

    Every Miracle Jesus Performed In The Bible

    According to the New Testament, Jesus Christ was the Son of God who became human in order to instruct the world about the imminent arrival of the Kingdom of Heaven, and one of the major ways Jesus tried to establish his power and authority was with miracles. Although the Gospel of John says that if all the miracles of Jesus were written down it would...

    The Crucifixion Of Jesus Explained

    The Crucifixion Of Jesus Explained

    The Crucifixion of Jesus of Nazareth remains one of the most significant and polarizing events in world history, as explained by Faith Beyond Belief. The final 12 hours of Jesus' life are referred to collectively as the Passion. These fateful hours, including his trial, suffering, and death, have been depicted theatrically at Easter time since the Middle Ages...

    This Is What Jesus Might Have Eaten At The Last Supper

    This Is What Jesus Might Have Eaten At The Last Supper

    Beyond the painting, the Last Supper itself — that is, the meal that Jesus and his apostles ate on his last night on Earth — is also of great significance to Christians. For example, at one point during the meal, Jesus broke a piece of bread and told the disciples, "This is my body, given to you" (Luke 22). Every Sunday, millions of Christians around the world...

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