Valerie Tarico has been at it again:
And the good five are?
1. No first century secular evidence whatsoever exists to support the actuality of Yeshua ben Yosef. . . .
Actually I think using the Jewish form of the name began among historical Jesus scholars who were attempting to recreate some distinctive “Jewishness” of the historical figure. On the other hand, the Greek form “Jesus” has its own unique message: See
2. The earliest New Testament writers seem ignorant of the details of Jesus’ life, which become more crystalized in later texts. read more