January 19, 2016Did the Historical Jesus Claim to Be Divine?

Mikel Del Rosario, Justin Bass, and Darrell L. Bock
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How do the Apostle Paul’s writings help us discover the sayings of the Historical Jesus?
02:12
How early were Christians referring to Jesus as divine?
04:50
How early did Paul understand Jesus’ implicit claim to be divine?
08:10
The historicity of John the Baptist’s inquiry and the implicit nature of Jesus’ claim.
08:56
Comparing Jesus’ claims in the Synoptic Gospels and the Gospel of John
10:00
Do Jesus’ claims in Matthew and Luke show any continuity with those in the Gospel of John?
12:38
How can skeptical people investigate the claims of Jesus?
16:18
What constitutes a claim to be divine in a first century Jewish context?
18:47
Jesus’ claim implied his unity and distinction from God
22:59
Daniel, 1 Enoch, 4 Ezra and Jesus use of “Son of Man”
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Jesus’ claim to possess divine authority in Mark 14
36:11
Who can sit on God’s throne?
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The historicity of Jesus’ claim to be the Son of Man and possess divine authority
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The role of the Gospel of John in Historical Jesus discussions
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Why does it matter if Jesus’ claimed to be divine?