Do Matthew and Luke contradict each other when it comes to the names of the Twelve Apostles? Some skeptics say yes, but there’s actually a very plausible solution that’s rooted in the historical data we have about what people were named during Jesus’ time. And as it turns out, the names actually provide good evidence that the Gospels were based on eyewitness testimony.
If you’re more of a podcast person, You can listen and Subscribe here:
- Can We Trust the Gospels?, Peter J Williams, https://amzn.to/2QHP8s5
- Jesus and the Eyewitnesses, Richard Bauckham https://amzn.to/3a2J4Cr
Erik is a Reasonable Faith Chapter Director located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He’s a former freelance baseball writer and the co-owner of a vintage and handmade decor business with his wife, Dawn. He is passionate about the intersection of apologetics and evangelism.