This is a WordPress repost of an excellent article originally authored by James Bishop regarding witnesses to the Resurrection of Jesus Christ. I highly recommend that you bookmark this article for future reference.
The Gospel make the radical claim that Jesus made public appearances to his disciples and others after his crucifixion. They claim he rose from the dead and then manifested himself in the flesh to skeptics, believers, males, females, crowds, and individuals.
Indoors and outdoors, not once but many times, even appearing to over 500 people at one time (1 Cor. 15:6). While some my dismiss this as being mythology and fable, there has been powerful scholarship done in regards to the authenticity of these appearances and the impact they had on the emergence of Christianity.
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