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In Antiquities, book 20 chapter 9, (Not the Bible) Josephus mentions James the brother of Jesus:

"Upon the death of Festus ( 62 A.D.), Emperor Nero sent Albinus to be procurator of Judea. But before he arrived, King Agrippa appointed Annas to be High priest. He was the son of the elder Annas. (Note: The elder Annas referred to here is the same Annas of the New Testament Gospels.) The elder Annas had been high priest himself for a time. He had five sons all whom secured the priesthood. Annas the younger, however, was a brute who observed the ways of the Sadducees who are known as being cold-hearted when they sit in judgement. With Festus dead and Albinus still traveling, Annas thought he could have his own way. Calling forth the members of the Sanhedrin, he brought before them a man named James, the brother of Jesus who was called the Christ, and others with him. He accused them of violating the law, and ordered that they should be put to death by stoning."

Eunice

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James can not be the 'real' brother of Jesus 489 Nephil 12-Mar-04 01:47
Re: James can not be the 'real' brother of Jesus 159 Lee McGiffen 12-Mar-04 13:26
Re: James can not be the 'real' brother of Jesus 105 Nephil 12-Mar-04 15:46
Re: James can not be the 'real' brother of Jesus 150 Kboldt 12-Mar-04 16:57
Fictional literature 104 ananda 12-Mar-04 18:18
Re: Fictional literature 126 David L 12-Mar-04 18:50
Re: Fictional literature 148 Nephil 12-Mar-04 20:25
Re: Fictional literature 108 ananda 12-Mar-04 23:12
Re: Fictional literature 259 Nephil 12-Mar-04 23:39
In addtion.... 119 Kboldt 12-Mar-04 17:43
Re: James can not be the 'real' brother of Jesus 137 Cookiemonsters 12-Mar-04 20:43
Re: James can not be the 'real' brother of Jesus 129 Kboldt 12-Mar-04 20:59


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