Christian Questions Bible Podcast

Ep. 1091: Contradictions (Part VI): Do the Accounts of Jesus’ Life Contradict Themselves?

September 17, 2019

The life of Jesus as a man on earth was filled with wonder, teaching and miracles.  His obedience to his Father’s will was the centerpiece of his mission, as he came to pay the ransom price for Adam.  Critics say Jesus’ earthly life was also filled with contradictions.  They say these discrepancies are reasonable cause to doubt the validity of what he did, taught and stood for.  They also point to these inconsistencies as proof the Bible is not the unerring word of God.  Once again, we will look at some of the Scriptures the critics bring up and examine them. Our objective is simple – find out what these several citations actually mean in the light of context, history and common sense!