Re: Did Peter walk on water?

From: Michael Roberts (
Date: Tue Oct 01 2002 - 10:46:12 EDT

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    Also never overestimate the intellectual capabilities of the well-educated
    on both sides of the pond, too often when it comes to Jesus they parrot the
    ideas of radical German critics of 150 years ago and are unaware that that
    they were effectively challenged by such as Lightfoot and Westcott in the

    BUT Lightfoot and Wescott would also upset the "simple bible believer" who
    switches off his brain when he opens the bible.

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    > Hi,
    > <<
    > Before long we will be onto the Jesus of History and Christ of Faith
    > dichotomy which still rears its ugly head after DF Strauss put it forward
    > the 1860s. (Today my wife marked an essay [for Nottingham Univ] citing
    > idea.)
    > >>
    > Good grief, that long ago! I thought it was Wells
    > & co. I guess there is nothing new under the sun!
    > That is the kind of stuff I wish I knew, but anyway
    > I appreciate the information.
    > in Christ
    > Wayne

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