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Is Christianity Myth? by Rev. Ben Edwards

What is Myth and Why Christianity Doesn't Fit the Category

  • 2 March 2017
  • Author: Scott Cherry
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While other ancient literatures all see reality in essentially the same terms of one-ness with the earth, the Bible differs radically on all the main points and cannot reasonably be considered mythology. Rather, the Bible asserts a two-ness as a corrective to those who reject the Old Testament’s testimony about a transcendent God who breaks into time and space and reveals himself in and through human activity.


Defining Myth: 0:00-9:13   Characteristics of Myth: 9:14-24:00   Characteristics of the Bible: 24:00-33:30   Jesus and Pagan Myths: 33:30-43:35   Historicity of the Gospels: 43:35-59:32   Importance of History to Christianity: 59:32-1:02:29   Why This Matters: 102:29-1:11:27

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