[XTalk] Re: Joseph of Arimathea(unacademic post alert!!! Gird your loins)
- At 12:01 AM 9/2/99 -0400, you wrote:
>You ladies and gentlemen are killing me. The real cards, as my father wouldHuh? Why do you ascribe historical reality to these? What is the criterion
>say, of the NT, IMHO are Joseph of A., Nicodemus, the tax collector in the
>fig tree, the woman who successfully tells Jesus he's all wet.
>Oh, well. . . too good to be true, I guess.
you employ in determining historicity? Or are your choices merely as
capricious as those you decry?
Or- are ya just sounding off?
Jim West, ThD
web page- http://web.infoave.net/~jwest