Why I Don't Buy the Resurrection Story (2000)

Richard Carrier

Foreword (read this first) [ 6K ]

Introduction [ 7K ]

Section 1. The Event is not Proportionate to the Theory [ 9K ] (introduces this section's argument)

Section 2. The Evidence Casts Suspicion on the Event being a True Resurrection
[This section is mostly about the possibility that Jesus didn't actually die; I omit most of it in the interest of brevity. -- Brian Holtz]
Section 3. The New Testament Casts Suspicion on Jesus Actually Appearing After Death [ 4K ] (introduces this section's argument) Section 4. Addenda to This Essay [ 3K ]
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