Excerpts from Richard Carrier's On the Historicity of Jesus


Carrier's two theories of Jesus that he compares.

Background elements to Christian origins.

On early Christianity as a mystery religion.

On Acts being historical fiction.

On the Ascension of Isaiah.

On Messianism and four Jesus Christs.

On Hebrews 8:1-5.

On the Logos or son-of-God.

On Jesus being 'born of woman'.

On Osiris.

On Pliny and Tacitus.

On the Sperm of David.

On Paul's phrase 'brother of the Lord'.


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