• The Case for Jesus by Dr. Brant Pitre

    Dr. Brant Pitre, Scripture scholar and bestselling author, uses biblical and historical evidence to bolster the "case for Jesus" by exposing the problems with the many false theories that have been introduced over the past hundred years, resulting in widespread skepticism about the reliability of...

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    The Augustine Institute Show with Dr. Tim Gray - 4/27/21 - Dr. Brant Pitre

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  • The Case for Jesus

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    Dr. Brant Pitre, Scripture scholar and bestselling author, uses biblical and historical evidence to bolster the "case for Jesus" by exposing the problems with the many false theories that have been introduced over the past hundred years, resulting in widespread skepticism about the reliability of...

  • Lectio: The Case for Jesus - Session 4

    Session 4: _When Were the Gospels Written?

    Some attempt to cast doubt on the reliability of the Gospels, asserting they were written too late in the first century to provide accurate information about Jesus. Is there any evidence that the Gospels were written closer to the events they describe...

  • Lectio: The Case for Jesus - Session 6

    Session 6: _Did Jesus Claim to Be God?

    What answers can we give skeptics who think that the early Christians exaggerated stories about Jesus and made him out to be something he was not? Dr. Pitre takes an in-depth look at three particular New Testament passages that show Jesus’s revelation of ...

  • Lectio: The Case for Jesus - Session 5

    Session 5: _The Kingdom of God and the Messiah

    Who did Jesus claim to be? Who was he? Looking at Jesus’s own words and his fulfillment of two key Old Testament prophecies in the Book of Daniel, Dr. Pitre opens up Jesus’s oft repeated promise to usher in the Kingdom of God. (Run Time: 34 Minutes)

  • Lectio: The Case for Jesus - Session 7

    Session 7: The Crucifixion of Jesus

    Why would Jesus, who preached about the love of God, detachment form worldly goods, and love of one’s neighbor, be so violently opposed that his enemies arranged his execution? In this session, Dr. Pitre looks at the details surrounding Jesus’s trial and Dea...

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  • Lectio: The Case for Jesus - Session 3

    Session 3: _Are the Gospels Biographies?

    Do the Gospels tell us the truth about Jesus? Or should we view them as folklore, fables, or legends? Dr. Pitre demonstrates how the Gospels are best understood as ancient biographies, and, consequently, as reliable sources of historical information abo...

  • Lectio: The Case for Jesus - Session 8

    Session 8: The Resurrection of Jesus

    What is the Resurrection? What do we mean when we say Jesus “rose from the dead”? Dr. Pitre lays out the evidence for the Resurrection of Jesus, focusing on three things: the empty tomb, the appearances of Jesus to his disciples, and the fulfillment of scri...

  • Lectio: The Case for Jesus - Session 9

    Session 9: Question and Answer

    Dr. Pitre takes time to answer numerous questions regarding the material covered over the course of the study. (Run Time: 38 minutes)

  • Lectio: The Case for Jesus - Session 1

    Session 1: _Were the Gospels Anonymous?

    Can we trust the Gospels? Were these accounts written by individuals with firsthand knowledge of Jesus Christ? Dr. Pitre begins this series by examining why the Gospels are reliable sources of information about Jesus and by looking at the historical evid...

  • Lectio: The Case for Jesus with Dr. Brant Pitre

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    Can we trust the Gospels? Do we really know who wrote them? Do the Gospels communicate truth – or fabricated fables? Who is Jesus? Who did Jesus cl...

  • This Week on FORMED (August 2, 2021)

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    Monday (August 2) – Feast of St. Eusebius
    - Lectio: The Case for Jesus
    - The E...

  • This Week on FORMED — (August 2, 2021)

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    Monday (August 2) – Feast of St. Eusebius
    - Lectio: The Case for Jesus
    - The Ea...

  • This Week on FORMED (September 27, 2021)

    FORMED Now - Episodes

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    Monday (September 27) — Memorial of Vincent de Paul
    - Confessions of Augustine: Confessions as Intellectual Conversion (Part 3 of 6)
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  • This Week on FORMED — (September 27, 2021)

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    Mentioned in this video:

    Monday (September 27) — Memorial of Vincent de Paul
    - Confessions of Augustine: Confessions as Intellectual Conversion (Part 3 of 6)
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  • The Spirit of Father Damien: The Leper Priest by Jan de Volder

    Father Damien, famous for his missionary work with exiled lepers on the Hawaiian island of Molokai, is finally Saint Damien. His sanctity took 120 years to become officially recognized, but between his death in 1889 and his canonization in 2009, amid creeping secularization and suspicion of the m...

  • The Search // Episode 6 // Am I Saved?

    The Search - English

    What Jesus did for us through his life, death and resurrection was the greatest act of love in history. He saved us. He did this for each one of us. Personally. But some might feel unworthy of this gift of love. We may feel we have too much baggage. We may feel unlovable. But God didn’t come to r...

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    The Search - Preview - Episode 6

    The Search - Clips and Teasers

    What Jesus did for us through his life, death and resurrection was the greatest act of love in history. He saved us. He did this for each one of us. Personally. But some might feel unworthy of this gift of love. We may feel we have too much baggage. We may feel unlovable. But God didn’t come to r...