But even if you should suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are blessed. And do not fear their intimidation, and do not be troubled, but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you yet with gentleness and reverence; and keep a good conscience so that in the thing in which you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ will be put to shame.  1 Peter 3: 14-16

Mike Licona - Apologetic Report

Are the Gospels “Historically Reliable”? A Focused Comparison of Suetonius’s Life of Augustus and the Gospel of Mark

This article is published in Religions, 28 February 2019.

Abstract: Are the Gospels historically reliable? Authors of ancient historical literature had objectives for...

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Shortly after my book Paul Meets Muhammad was published in 2006, I was contacted by Coral Ridge Ministries, because Dr. D James Kennedy wanted to interview me on the book for his program Truths That Transform. This is that interview.

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Tuesday, 22 May 2018 04:26

Mike Licona vs. Bart Ehrman (2018)

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Debate Question: “Are the Gospels historically reliable?” On February 21, 2018, Ratio Christi and the KSU History Club cosponsored a debate between Bart Ehrman and Mike Licona at Kennesaw State University.

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Tuesday, 22 May 2018 04:23

Mike Licona vs. Larry Shapiro (2018)

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Debate Question: “Did Jesus rise from the dead?” Mike Licona debates Larry Shapiro on February 22, 2018 at the University of Findlay in Ohio.

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Tuesday, 22 May 2018 04:19

Mike Licona vs. Courtney Friesen

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Debate Question: “Are Christian claims verifiable and does it matter?” Hosted by the Veritas Forum at the Arizona University, this debate between resident classicist Courtney Friesen and New Testament scholar Mike Licona sought to answer the question: “Are Christian claims...

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