Originally Posted by Lothos
Yes, they started as eye witness accounts told by word of mouth through the generations until they were finally put to paper. I do not doubt Christ existed or his apostles. I don't doubt that he believed he was the son of God. And I certainly don't doubt that Christ believed he was giving his life for the rest of us either. It's not hard to accept this much. But I'm afraid that is as far as I'm willing to believe/have faith.
With the research that humans have done into it, I couldnt agree more. He may of been blown out of proportion throughout the times also.
Look at nepolian(sp) Just the mere mention of his name and you're thinking "o that short frenchy" In fact he was 5'7-5'8 and of average statue for the french of that time.