Christian Texts and History • Messiah Claimants in Josephus' (& other) writings

By MrMacSon Messiah Claimants in Josephus’ (& other) writings1. Judas, son of Hezekiah (4 BCE)Flavius Josephus, Jewish War 2.56 and Jewish Antiquities 17.271-272.2. Simon of Peraea (4 BCE)Flavius Josephus, Jewish War 2.57-59 and Jewish Antiquities 17.273-277;Tacitus, Histories, 5.9.3. Athronges, the shepherd (4 BCE)Flavius Josephus, Jewish War 2.60-65 and Jewish Antiquities 17.278-284.4. Judas, …read more