Media and Message

An increasing number of strident voices are questioning the reliability of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John in reconstructing the life of Jesus of Nazareth. Some scholars argue that the New Testament Gospels are not faithful to the real Jesus of history. These individuals also suggest that if other accounts, which the early church lost or suppressed, were available and used by readers today, they would provide a radically different interpretation of Jesus’ ministrty from the one preserved in the New Testament.

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