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Is Josephus mentioned in the Bible?

  No. The Bible is entirely about events that occurred before the time of Josephus. However, some scholars say that the author of Luke's Gospel and Acts of the Apostles re (MORE)
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Did Josephus really write about Jesus in his book called Antiquities of the Jews?

Answer 1   There is a reference to someone named 'christos' or 'chrestus' but  this just means 'anointed', so it could have applied to anyone.    Most theologians (MORE)

If the Jews believes in a Messiah and if Josephus wrote about Jesus as the Messiah did Josephus then convert to Christianity?

Jesus is presumed real. The problem is that people often do not  change their minds even after sufficient proof is offered. Josephus  may have had sufficient proof that Jesu (MORE)

Is the writing of Josephus 'James the brother of Jesus' refers to the Biblical James the brother of Jesus and Jesus himself?

  This is one of the more controversial issues in the Bible. the Lutherans believe , taking this text as proof, that Jesus Christ had human, non-divine brothers and possib (MORE)

Did Josephus mention Jesus?

Although the text has been altered over the centuries, it is clear that Josephus, in a famous passage now known as the Testamonium Flavinium, mentioned the Christian religion, (MORE)

What does Josephus tell us about Jesus?

A:Josephus was the only non-Christian writer of the first century who makes reference to Jesus. The only significant reference he made to Jesus is both indirect and second ha (MORE)