The Cross of Good Friday
The act itself is titled: The Showing of the Holy Cross ... nameplate above Jesus’ head. The initials ‘INRI’ that appear on modern crucifixes are the abbreviations for the Latin words that spelled out “Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews.”
A Few Questions for Bart Ehrman
Bart Ehrman ... Why was Jesus killed for calling himself the King of the Jews if that is not what he called himself? How did the authorities know that he thought he was the (future) king? Answer these historical questions, and you can solve an important ...
Jews did not kill Jesus, pope writes in new book
The Jewish people are not collectively responsible for the death of Jesus, Pope Benedict XVI writes a book to be ... bishop who is on record as saying that Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler did not have a systematic plan to murder Europe's Jews.
Call Jesus (or Santa) white? Expect a big fight
How do ... you kill’d and nail’d him on a cross.” It was not until around 1900 that a group of white Americans explicitly claimed Jesus was white. Concerned that large numbers of immigrants from southern and eastern Europe, especially Jewish ...
How Do we Know the Gospels are Historical?
In continuity with the Old Testament and consistent with their Jewish origins we have documents which ... One does not have to accept that Aunt Sally was miraculously healed by Jesus to accept that she really did go to the revival meeting led by Pastor ...