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

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

Chapter 1

Chapter 2

Chapter 3

Chapter 4

Did David Hume dispose of miracles?

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

Luke wrote his book to tell his friend Theophilus about Jesus (Luke 1:1-4)

Chapter 5

Chapter 6

If you could ask God one question what would it be?

Perhaps it's just true for you and not for me?

Why does God allow suffering at all?

Can miracles happen?

I realised God cares for me

Chapter 7

Doesn't science rule out miracles?

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

Chapter 8

Chapter 9

Resurrection: history or legend?

Evidence A: Does Jesus make you angry?

Objections to the Resurrection

Chapter 10

Chapter 11

Delving into the problem of evil

Chapter 12

Chapter 13

Does archaeology confirm the New Testament?

What would meeting Jesus be like?