Jesus’ Resurrection: Ridiculous or Reasonable?

Scott Smith —  May 14, 2012 — Leave a comment
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May 10,2012 marked our kickoff meeting, and it went great!

Below is video from our first section on presenting a positive case for the hypothesis that God resurrected Jesus from the dead. We also discussed how historical claims are evaluated and examined some alternate theories.

 

Download PDF from the meeting.

 

Topical Resources:

 

  1. Books
    1. The Case for Christ, by Lee Strobel
    2. The Case for the Resurrection of Jesus, by Gary Habermas
    3. The Resurrection of Jesus: A New Historiographical Approach , by Michael Licona
  2. Articles
    1. “Contemporary Scholarship and the Historical Evidence for the Resurrection of Jesus Christ”, by William Lane Craig
      http://www.leaderu.com/truth/1truth22.html
    2. “Easter: Myth, Hallucination, or History?”, by Edwin M. Yamauchi
      http://www.leaderu.com/everystudent/easter/articles/yama.html
    3. Jesus’ Resurrection and Christian Origins, by N.T. Wright
      http://www.ntwrightpage.com/Wright_Jesus_Resurrection.htm
  3. Websites
    1. Gary Habermas:  http://www.garyhabermas.com/
    2. Reasonable Faith:  http://www.reasonablefaith.org/
  4. Debates
    1. Did Jesus Rise From The Dead? – Bart Ehrman Vs William Lane Craig
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FhT4IENSwac
  5. Other
    1. LOTS more resources of all kinds here:
      http://www.apologetics315.com/search/label/resurrection

 

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Scott Smith is a lifelong Christian and an active member of his church. He enjoys blogging and teaching on Christian theology and defense as well as engaging skeptics in debate regarding Christian truth claims. Scott is a co-founder of Etcetera as well as TC Apologetics, and in his spare time he runs his own 3D design company.