Because some critics (and even writers of the “lost” Gnostic gospels) assert that Jesus wasn’t really dead when He was removed from the cross.The suggestions is that Jesus merely “fainted.” Sorry, no; both Biblical and secular historical accounts say He was dead.By the time of Jesus, we could say they had perfected it.Why is it important to stress that they were experts at it?Starting in 1947, the world discovered the entire record of Jewish scripture, including every book in our current Old Testament (except for Esther), sitting miraculously intact in a cluster of desert caves near the Dead Sea in Israel.Now we have absolute proof that the Jewish prophecies of the coming Messiah predated Jesus Christ.
Beckford attempts to unravel the mystery of why there are so many versions of the Christ story across the world and asks which is the real one.
Their go-to form of killing those they deemed to be criminals? The Romans were the principle utilizers of this barbaric form of torture for more than five centuries.
They apparently learned the practice from the Carthaginians, then rapidly developed a high degree of efficiency and skill in using it.
He told me about every girl he slept with and every mistake they made.
If you are constantly in the Word – Jesus will speak to you and help you discern if he is a true follower or not. Jesus gave up everything, even his life, for us – the church. He should lay down his rights and desires and lead you. God knows how many hairs are on your head (Matthew ), he knows the plans he has for you, and he knows who you will marry.