christ’s divinity, early christian era, roman and greek deities, son of god, the virgin birth of jesus, virgin birth of christ, virginal conception of christ

Was the Virgin Birth of Christ Unusual to the Early Christians?

The biblical concept of virgin birth means that Jesus had no earthly father, but was conceived through the power of the Holy Spirit. This narrative that Mary was Christ’s only parent is found only in the Gospel accounts of Matthew and Luke. Early Christian philosophers such as Justin Martyr, Ignatius, and Tertullian affirmed the virgin ...

Nathan Machoka

‘Adoration of the Kings.’