Did Jesus exist? In this episode of LikeFlint Radio, GK speaks with Dr. Lawrence Mykytiuk, about his recent article in the Biblical Archaeology Review, entitled “Did Jesus Exist: Searching for Evidence Beyond the Bible. Dr Mykytiuk shares about how he came to write the article, as well as some criticism he has received about it, particularly from the atheist community. For more information on this and other things discussed in the show, please see the “Useful links” below.
Article: “Did Jesus Exist” – Biblical Archaeology Review
Dr Lawrence Mykytiuk’s web exclusive supplement to his article in BAR: “50 People in the Bible Confirmed Archaeologically”
“Did The Historical Jesus Exist?” Bart Ehrman [02:25min]
“Did Jesus Exist?” Richard Carrier vs Mark Goodacre [01 hr 20 min]
For further reading, Dr Mykytiuk suggests Robert E. Van Voorst, “Jesus Outside the New Testament” (Cambridge, UK,and Grand Rapids, Michigan: Eerdmans), and Bart D. Ehrman, “Did Jesus Exist? The Historical Argument for Jesus of Nazareth” (New York: HarperCollins, 2003).