I’ve never heard or read Tom Wright deny historicity to any element however small in any of the Gospel narratives. I would genuinely gladly be proved wrong (because it would strengthen my respect for him as a very distinguished scholar) but showing that Tom Wright believes it historical fact is not massively weighty when he seems to believe that everything in the Gospels is historical.
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Sent: 20 January 2007 18:09
Subject: Re: [XTalk] on refuting bad apologetic
A couple of points. First, Tom Wright does believe that the women found the tomb empty. He may not believe it is indisputable in the sense that other people disbelieve it (like Crossan), but he believes it is a historical fact. I personally believe that he's right. Second, as far as multiple attestation is concerned, Craig is speaking about the appearance of Jesus. You said,
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