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Did Luke borrow from Josephus?

The assertion is commonly made that there is evidence that Luke borrowed from the work of Josephus, at least in some of the details in the book of Acts. This is an assumption (MORE)

What were Josephus' sources?

Josephus (37-101 CE) was a Jewish priest at the time of the revolt in 66 CE. His two most important works were The Jewish War (75 CE) and Antiquities of the Jews (93 CE). As (MORE)

What did Josephus write in relation to Jesus?

  There are two answers to this question. The first relates to historical material written by Josephus and used to add to the Christian story, while the second relates to (MORE)

Why did Josephus not believe in Jesus as Christ?

The relevant passage in "Antiquities of the Jews" is:-    "Now, there was about this time, Jesus, a wise man, if it be  lawful to call him a man, for he was a doer of (MORE)

What did Josephus say about Jesus?

In the writings of Josephus regarding Jesus, there is only a small  amount of text that is usually contested. Almost all scholars,  Christian and non-Christian, agree there (MORE)

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How old is Josephus Daniels?

Josephus Daniels was born on May 18, 1862 and died on January 15, 1948. Josephus Daniels would have been 85 years old at the time of death or 153 years old today.
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Who is Josephus in Luke's Gospel?

A: Josephus was a priest in Jerusalem, then the Jewish military commander of Galilee at the start of the First Roman-Jewish War. He defected to the Romans and prophesied that (MORE)