Episode 25 – Synoptic Gospels (Did Jesus Exist?)

This is the final episode of the series on the Synoptic Gospels based on my lectures from Tyndale University College. Although there were more lectures given for the course, this is the last one that […]

Episode 20 – Synoptic Gospels (Authorship and Date)

This is a continuation of my lectures on Jesus in the Synoptic Gospels as taught at Tyndale University College. In this episode, we look at the authorship and the dating of the Gospels. Were Matthew, […]

Episode 19 – Synoptic Gospels (Synoptic Problem and Historical Criticism)

This is a continuation of the course on Jesus in the Synoptic Gospels that I taught at Tyndale University College. In this section, we look at the synoptic problem, various forms of historical criticism, the […]

Episode 17 – Synoptic Gospels (Jewish Background)

This episode is the first part of a series of lectures I gave for a course on Jesus in the Synoptic Gospels for Tyndale University College. This first lecture deals with the Jewish background to […]

The Synoptic Problem: Four Views – Review

Synoptic Problem

Historians who look at Jesus through the Gospel sources quickly notice that there is a relationship between them. Matthew, Mark and Luke (as opposed to John) have similar stories and at times match each other […]