Peter Williams on Gospels and the Eyewitnesses

Dr. Peter Williams the Warden of Tyndale House (and the most handsome NT scholar I know), gives a cracking good lecture on evidence that the Gospels were based on eyewitnesses accounts. Long, but worth watching.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r5Ylt1pBMm8[/youtube]

Is it me, or does Peter sound like the weatherman from the TV show Horrible Histories?

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  • Stevencarrwork

    Did eyewitnesses really see the fetus John the Baptist leap for joy in the womb when the fetus Jesus entered the room?

    • tharris

      Steven, does Williams claim anything like this?

      • Stevencarrwork

        So Williams claims that lots of stuff in the Gospels is not eyewitness testimony?

        And presumably eyewitnesses saw the resurrected Jesus fly into the sky?

        • tharris

          Steven, it appears that you didn’t listen to this lecture. Why are you commenting here?

    • Add_ndd

      No, but they were the first witness of the experience shared by Elizabeth and Mary. Eye witness means first hand witness.

  • http://www.prestonsprinkle.com/ Preston

    I don’t know, Mike. I think that Euangelion’s own Joel Willitt’s is much better looking than Pete Williams.

  • http://www.prestonsprinkle.com/ Preston

    Willitts, not Willitt’s. Sorry Joel.