Author: Michael Gray Date: Nov 18, 2006 01:27
On Fri, 17 Nov 2006 18:32:46 -0500, email@example.com
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>On 17 Nov 2006 15:21:14 -0800, "steaknife"
>>SECULAR SOURCES AND CHRIST
>>Highly reliable sources: Tacitus and Josephus.
>Tacitus is at best merely describing Christians and what they believe.
>But there are so many things wrong with the passage there is a
>distinct possibility that it is a later insertion. For example do you
>seriously imagine a Roman historian would have said :We executed the
>annointed one" rather than "We executed Yeshua bin Yussuf" which is
>what the execution records would have said?
>And Josephus is an obvious forgery, no Jew would have written it.