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Old 04-14-2009, 03:01 PM   #1
GarfieldJL
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Whether or not a Man Named Jesus Existed

I'm not going to get into the argument as to whether or not he was the son-of-god, I'm just going to point out that scholars largely agree that Jesus existed.

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With few exceptions (such as Robert M. Price), virtually all scholars in the fields of biblical studies and history agree that Jesus was a Jewish teacher from Galilee who was regarded as a healer, was baptized by John the Baptist, was accused of sedition against the Roman Empire, and on the orders of Roman Governor Pontius Pilate was sentenced to death by crucifixion.
--wikipedia

You can argue about the miracles, you can argue about whether or not he was the son of god, but most scholars believe the man actually existed.
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