Recommendations on a book for general Christian apologetics - ("Did Jesus exist?")


What recommendations do you have for a good book with good support, evidence, etc. that Jesus existed, and that Christianity did not “copy” ideas from paganism?

Any opinions? I’m stretching from Catholic apologetics to general Christian apologetics. I don’t want to ever feel “iffy” about Christianity’s roots.


Here are two non-Catholic classics:

Evidence that Demands a Verdict by Josh McDowell.
Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis.

Hope this helps. :tiphat:


The latest best two books of evangelical Christian apologetics on these questions:

The Jesus Legend: A Case for the Historical Reliability of the Synopic Jesus Tradition by Eddy/Boyd (2007)

Shattering the Christ Myth edited by J.P. Holding (2008)

Phil P


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