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.

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History in the New Testament?

Why does God allow suffering at all?

What do you think heaven is like?

Chapter 1

Objections to the Resurrection

Isn't Christianity like believing in the tooth fairy?

Chapter 2

Chapter 3

Chapter 4

Chapter 5

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

Does having faith mean believing impossible things?

Chapter 6

Chapter 7

Is Jesus historically credible?

Chapter 8

Is there evidence for Jesus outside the Bible?

Evidence A: Does Jesus make you angry?

Evidence B: Jesus wants you to be like the prostitute

Doesn't science rule out miracles?

I realised God cares for me

Chapter 9

Evidence C: A tale of two sons

Lots of partying in heaven when someone trusts Jesus (Luke 15:7)

I dismissed Jesus along with boring church services

Going through ‘Uncover’ brought up questions about who Jesus really is

Can we believe the Bible's account of the Resurrection?

Evidence D: Look who’s coming to dinner

Chapter 10

Chapter 11