Christ myth theory
The Christ myth theory (also called the Jesus myth theory, Jesus Myth, and Christ Myth) in its broadest context refers to the idea that the person named Jesus referred in the Gospels is a myth. However since there are there is ambiguity in the meaning of the words myth historical and fiction there is a large variance regarding how the Gospel Jesus is a myth.
Other websites[change | change source]
Sites Promoting some variant of the theory[change | change source]
- "The Jesus Puzzle: Was There No Historical Jesus?" by Earl Doherty
- Debunking the Historical Jesus by Dan Barker, Freedom from Religion Foundation
- Jesus Myth - The Case Against Historical Christ by R. G. Price, rationalrevolution.net
- Jesus Never Existed.com
References[change | change source]
- Remsburg, John (1909) The Christ
- see J. W. Rogerson "Slippery words: Myth" in Dundes, 1984 Sacred narrative, readings in the theory of myth pg 62-71,
- Marshall, Ian Howard. I Believe in the Historical Jesus. Regent College Publishing, 2004, p. 27-29.
- See Price's four definitions in the Jesus: Fact or Fiction? debate between Dr. Robert Price and Rev. John Rankin