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Reza Aslan’s Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth – Jesus’ Use of Force

Reza Aslan’s Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth – Jesus’ Use of Force On this blog, I’ve often referred to Mike Huckabee’s comment that, when confronted with the modern news of various states allowing gay marriage, Jesus … Continue reading

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Reza Aslan’s Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth –Jesus’ Exorcisms and Miracles

I never doubted that Jesus existed; however, I have questioned some of the elements of his story, as conveyed through the Gospels. In particular, I doubted these supposed miracles he performed. My reading of the New Testament did little to … Continue reading

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Reza Aslan’s Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth – Understanding Jesus

Before I read the Bible in 2013 for this project, I thought Jesus a kind soul, who wandered desert towns spreading love, washing the feet of the poor, hugging those in need, and, ultimately, sacrificing his life for all of … Continue reading

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