365 Fascinating Facts About Jesus
Vendor: New Leaf Publishing
Publication Date: March 01, 2000
Number of Pages: 224
From over 100 sources, popular gift book author Robert Strand has compiled both common and little-known facts about Jesus Christ. The Jesus that Strand uncovers is definitely the Christ of the Gospels, and the political, cultural, and religious times in which He lived are brought to life in this terrific book. Read about the traditions that Jesus grew up with, the historical facts about his birth, death, and resurrection, and man and ideas about Him vs. reality. Great as a reference book or gift, this collection of fascinating facts serves to illuminate God With Us. SAMPLE FACTS: WHAT WAS JESUS and rsquo; LAST NAME? According to Jewish tradition, one and last name was always determined by the father and given name. So the Lord and complete name would have been Yeshua Ben Yosef. OLD TESTAMENT PROPHECIES Contained in the Old Testament, there are more than 300 specific prophecies alone that concerned Jesus, the promised coming Messiah. These were written from 450 to more than 2,000 years before his birth. It and been mathematically calculated that the probability of just 8 of the more than 300 prophecies being fulfilled by chance is 1 in 1017. It is beyond the realm of calculation to figure the probability of all 300- plus coming to pass in one life.
Paperback 224 pages
Dr. Don DeYoung has written sixteen books on Bible-science topics including object lessons for children. He is currently president of the Creation Research Society and speaks on creation topics and believes the details of nature are a powerful testimony to the Creator's care for mankind. He and his wife, Sally, have three married daughters.
Robert J. Strand is a best-selling author and speaker, packing human interest stories into his presentations, making audiences cry, laugh and think all at the same time. Prior to writing and speaking, he was a senior pastor for 37 years. He and his wife, Donna, have four children and eight grandchildren.