The historicity of the accounts

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  • Created on: 01-02-19 14:35

The Historicity of the accounts

Matthew gives little historical detail, but he does mention Herod's massacre of the children of Bethlehem. because this massacre is not reported by any other contemporary historian, some people think that Matthew invented it in order to draw a parallel between Jesus and Moses. In the old testament, Moses was similarly threatened


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