Endnotes – Is Jesus God?

  1. Quoted in Robert Elsberg, ed., A Critique of Gandhi on Christianity (New York: Orbis Books, 1991), 26 & 27.
  2. Joseph Klausner, Jesus of Nazareth (New York: The Macmillan Co., 1946), 43, 44.
  3. Will Durant, The Story of Philosophy (New York: Washington Square, 1961), 428.
  4. inda Kulman and Jay Tolson, “The Jesus Code,” U. S. News & World Report, December 22, 2003, 1.
  5. Ravi Zacharias, Jesus among Other Gods (Nashville, TN: Word, 2000), 89.
  6. Peter Kreeft and Ronald K. Tacelli, Handbook of Christian Apologetics (Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1994), 150.
  7. John Piper, The Pleasures of God (Sisters, OR: Multnomah, 2000), 35.
  8. Bono, quoted in, Timothy Keller, The Reason for God (New York: Penguin Group Publishers, 2008), 229.
  9. John 17:3.
  10. John 14:9
  11. John 8:58.
  12. John 11:25
  13. John 8:12
  14. John 14:6
  15. Ibid.
  16. For the meaning of “ego eimi.” See, http://www.y-jesus.com/jesus_believe_god_2.php
  17. John 10:33
  18. C. S. Lewis, Mere Christianity (San Francisco: Harper, 2001), 51.
  19. Lewis, Ibid.
  20. A Deist is someone who believes in a standoffish God—a deity who created the world and then lets it run according to pre-established laws. Deism was a fad among intellectuals around the time of America’s independence, and Jefferson bought into it.
  21. Lewis, 52.
  22. J. I. Packer, Knowing God (Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1993), 57.
  23. Philip Schaff, The Person of Christ: The Miracle of History (1913), 94, 95.
  24. Lewis, 52.
  25. Schaff, 98, 99.
  26. Bono, Ibid.
  27. Lewis, 52.