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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Chapter 1

Chapter 2

Chapter 3

Chapter 4

Chapter 5

What do you think heaven is like?

What would meeting Jesus be like?

Chapter 6

Chapter 7

Evidence A: Does Jesus make you angry?

Chapter 8

Chapter 9

Evidence B: Jesus wants you to be like the prostitute

Chapter 10

Chapter 11

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

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

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

Evidence C: A tale of two sons

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

Doesn't science rule out miracles?

Is there evidence for Jesus outside the Bible?

Resurrection: history or legend?

Chapter 12

Chapter 13

Evidence D: Look who’s coming to dinner

Chapter 14

Chapter 15

How can there be just one true religion?

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