I don’t believe in a Historical jesus.
Here’s why I descent from the “mainstream” view and side with the “Fringe”
Eusebius engaged in the Forgery of The antiquities of the Jews and we
have NO Evidence AT ALL Tacitus personally witnessed the execution of
Jesus so he was likely engage in Hearsay derived from what existed at
the time of christian lit and Jewish text…
So long as it
remains even a remote possibility Tacitus is merely echoing what
Christians themselves were saying as far as establishing history he is
So what’s left? Faith?
There exist absolutely no independent attestation to Jesus’s existence that is of merit.
neither Josephsus nor Tacitus are of merit.