Are The Gospels Historically Reliable?…Updated

Are The Gospels Historically Reliable?…Updated April 4, 2022

The teachings of Jesus Christ have influenced millions of people in the 2,000 years since he lived. But in recent times, many skeptics of Christianity have questioned whether the four Gospels—Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John—can be trusted as true accounts of his life and teaching.

The Gospels Are Crucial

Where do the Gospels come from, and how can we be sure they are an accurate record of historical events? To learn more or attend the debate in person, visit:… On Thursday, March 24 at 7 p.m., Catholic Answers author and apologist Jimmy Akin debated Bart D. Ehrman on the topic “Are the Gospels Historically Reliable?” It was a great debate and both gentleman were gracious,

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About Jimmy Akin

Jimmy Akin is an internationally known author and speaker. As the senior apologist at Catholic Answers, he has more than twenty-five years’ experience defending and explaining the Faith. Jimmy is a convert and has an extensive background in the Bible, theology, the Church Fathers, philosophy, canon law, and liturgy.

About Bart Ehrman

Bart D. Ehrman is the James A. Gray Distinguished Professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He began his teaching career at Rutgers University and joined the faculty in the department of religious studies at UNC in 1988, where he has served as chair of the department and director of graduate studies.

Debate On The Gospels Youtube Link


Saint Quotes On The Bible (For Reflection)

Ignorance of Scripture is ignorance of Christ.-Saint Jerome

The New Testament lies hidden in the Old; the Old is made accessible by the New.-Saint Augustine

The Old Testament is like a radio with its hidden voice announcing the One to come. The New Testament is like a television because the Word became both audible and visible.-Archbishop Fulton Sheen

We speak to God when we pray; we listen to Him when we read the Scriptures.-Saint Ambrose

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