TITLE

FiNdiNG THE CHRiST iN HiS ApOSTLES

AUTHOR(S)
HSiA CHANG, MARiA
PUB. DATE
December 2013
SOURCE
New Oxford Review;Dec2013, Vol. 80 Issue 10, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the quest for Jesus Christ and his apostles. It states that the search for the historical Jesus has two problem of historical sources such as the three Synoptic Gospels and historians of the time. It notes that Tacitus, Josephus, and Suetonius are the three most significant Roman historians of the first-century period. It also mentions that the first three Gospels including Mark, Matthew, and Luke are known as the Synoptic Gospels.
ACCESSION #
92977544

 

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