Videos Attributes of God Part One Part Two Part Three Part Four The Bible is Unique Unique Compare Bible to Other Literature Unique in Circulation (A) Unique in Circulation (B) Unique in Translation Unique in Surviving Persecution Unique in Surviving Manuscripts Two New Testament Truths External Evidence Test- Literary: Irenaeus External Evidence Test- Literary: Papius External Evidence Test- Archaeological: Ramsey External Evidence Test- Ramsey Tests External Evidence Test- Ramsey: Luke’s Detail External Evidence Test- Ramsey: Luke the Historian External Evidence Test- Luke is Trustworthy External Evidence Confirms Accuracy Facts Confirming Inner Testimony of Scriptures New Testament is True Based on Historical Confirmation Archaeology Confirms New Testament Record Is the Bible Reliable? Non-Christian Authors Confirming New Testament’s Reliability New Testament Details Confirming Reliability 22 Historical References in Two Chapters in Luke Acts’ Details Error Free Internal Evidence Test Innocent until Proven Unreliable Abundance/Lack of Manuscripts Old Testament: Never Altering Scripture Old Testament: Protecting God’s Revelation Old Testament: God’s Revelation Accurate Old Testament: Scribes’ Commitment Old Testament: Committed to Detail Old Testament: Kenyon’s Observation Old Testament: Dead Sea Scrolls Old Testament: Dead Sea Scroll Finding Old Testament: Significance of Dead Sea Scrolls Old Testament: Dead Sea Scrolls’ Contribution Robert Dick Wilson Robert Dick Wilson: Accuracy of Kings’ Names Comparison of Other Ancient Literature Understanding the Issues Pentateuch Criticism Intro Pentateuch Criticism Moses and the Pentateuch The Kingdom of Ebla Criticisms Ebla Answers – Part 1 Criticisms Ebla Answers – Part 2 Criticisms Ebla Answers – Part 3 “Give me one piece of evidence!” Saul of Tarsus Apostle Paul’s Background What happened to Saul of Tarsus? Traditions Verify Bible: Fact, Fiction, or Fallacy Can you know truth? What is “History”? Does truth constantly change? True or changing? Historiography Bibliographical Test Methods for Dating Manuscripts What is the timeline? How many manuscripts are there? Comparative Significance Is what was written down true? What Scholars Say about the NT Strong Case for Reliability Eyewitness Accounts Messiah “We have heard… We have seen…” “We were eyewitnesses…” Hostile Witnesses Lines of Reasoning Confident Appeal Switch in Acts 2:22-2:55 “I AM the Truth.” Die for a lie? Andre Cole: Illusionist Illusionist Take on the Resurrection Chuck Colson: Pressure Willingness to Die What did the disciples die for? Dying for a Great Cause To the Jew, the Messiah Could Not Die Preeminent Political Ruler The Empty Tomb Lives Turned Upside Down Why Did Jesus Have to Die For whom did Jesus Die? Is it all about me? Cafeteria Theology Is there anything God cannot do? How do we become righteous? Righteousness apart from the law Redemption Propitiation Redemption Revisited Propitiation Revisited Can I Trust the Bible? The Bible Reliability of Scripture – The Bible is Unique Reliability of Scripture – The Bible is True Reliability of Scripture – Accuracy of the Old Testament Resurrection Factor Part One Part Two Part Three Part Four Part Five Jesus is Unique Jesus claimed to be God People, Culture, Language John’s Account Matthew’s Account Mark’s Account Mark- Trial of Jesus Jesus’ Followers Reasoning (C.S. Lewis) Trilemma (Lord, Liar, Lunatic?) Jesus is Lord Heroic Truth Lord, Liar, Lunatic The Scribe Trials of Jesus If you plan to use videos for ministry, please complete our Terms and Conditions form.