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S6E9 - James

September 6, 2021
Risen Jesus
Risen JesusMike Licona

James, the brother of Jesus, helps to provide to us with significant data regarding the ministry, death, and resurrection of Jesus. Dr. Licona unpacks several key passages in this episode relating to James.

[0:00] Intro

[0:40] Why James is Important

[2:12] Mark 3:20-21

[5:59] Different Interpretations of Mark 3:20-21

[9:43] John 7:1-5

[12:12] John 15:18-19

[13:16] John 19:26-27

[17:25] A Note on James’ Conversation

[18:20] James as Historical Bedrock

[21:30] Viewer Question: What do you think about Dale Allison’s new book? How do you agree/disagree?

[29:20] Outro

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