Does Evidence of Jesus’ Miracles Exist Outside of the Bible?

by Stuart Gray

Earlier today, someone said this to me:

“There is historical evidence for Jesus crucifixion…but not any of his miracles.”

As those words hit me, I groaned inside. Why? Because I think this guy is just expressing something that is mistakenly assumed by so many skeptics of Christianity.

I try to reach a skeptical audience with this blog – I’m not always successful. Having said that…it strikes me that, if I’m a Biblical skeptic, I’m not going to be too impressed by evidence of Jesus miracles from the pages of the Bible itself. So…what about evidence of Jesus miracles OUTSIDE the pages of the Bible? Does any of this corroborating evidence exist…evidence that supports the evidence in the Bible?

Well – I explored some of the earliest reporting from those who were hostile to Jesus here. A priori knowledge about Jesus and his supernatural status is being explained away by some of these skeptical reports.

You can find more interesting details on how the early enemies of Jesus viewed him here:

Josephus

Tacitus

Suetonius

But the extra-Biblical evidence of a supernatural Jesus goes further…

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