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

I realised God cares for me

What do you think heaven is like?

Delving into the problem of evil

Chapter 3

Chapter 4

Does archaeology confirm the New Testament?

Can miracles happen?

Can I have meaning in life without God?

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

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

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

Chapter 5

Chapter 6

I dismissed Jesus along with boring church services

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

Evidence A: Does Jesus make you angry?

I decided that there was nothing left in my life worth living for

History in the New Testament?

Chapter 7

Chapter 8

Evidence B: Jesus wants you to be like the prostitute

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

Doesn't science rule out miracles?

Chapter 9

Chapter 10

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

Resurrection: history or legend?

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