It’s obvious that the four Gospels agree on the main facts about Jesus’ life:
- He lived in first century Palestine.
- He travelled through Galilee and Judea.
- He worked miracles.
- He taught.
- He was crucified in Jerusalem at the time of Passover during the administration of Pontius Pilate.
- He rose from the dead.
- And so on.
All that’s obvious.
Contradictions Among the Gospels?
Critics of the Gospels therefore tend to focus on lesser matters—various differences among the Gospels on matters of detail.
The charges of contradictions among the Gospels tend to vanish, however, if one reads the texts carefully and if one understands the way ancient narrative texts worked and the freedom...READ MORE