Was the Resurrection a miracle?

Lecture giving the evidence that the Resurrection of Jesus, the miracle at the centre of the Christian faith, is an historical event.

The Resurrection of Jesus is the miracle which is at the centre of the Christian faith. If the Resurrection happened, miracles occur. This lecture considers whether the Resurrection of Jesus is an historical event, rather than a legendary invention. The lecture was given in Southampton in October 2011 during Bill Craig’s Reasonable Faith Tour.

© 2011 bethinking.org

Chapter 1

Chapter 2

How do we know Luke's account of the life of Jesus is reliable?

Doesn't science rule out miracles?

Chapter 3

Chapter 4

What kind of God allows suffering?

Chapter 5

Chapter 6

Isn't religion determined by where you grow up in the world?

Is Jesus the only way?

Can I have meaning in life without God?

How can there be just one true religion?

I realised God cares for me

Chapter 7

Who is good enough to get into heaven?

Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. ― C. S. Lewis

How can an all powerful and loving God allow people to suffer?

I dismissed Jesus along with boring church services

Aren't Christians arrogant to believe that Jesus is the only way to God?

Evidence A: Does Jesus make you angry?

Christianity was a bit like Father Christmas you grow out of it

Chapter 8

Chapter 9

Chapter 10

Evidence B: Jesus wants you to be like the prostitute

Jesus knew he was going to die (Luke 18:31)

Chapter 11

What do you think heaven is like?

I was questioning the legitimacy of certain stories in the Bible.