A few thoughts on handling miraculous passages in ancient texts | Roger Pearse


While I was thinking about Geza Vermes’ The Nativity, I realised that part of his difficulty with the text was his starting assumption that miracles did not happen. But this didn’t just affect the miraculous bits of the text. It actually led him into a strange wilderness of subjectivism, even with respect to non-miraculous events. The end result…

via A few thoughts on handling miraculous passages in ancient texts — Roger Pearse

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