Fake news is a growing concern in the age of the internet. Ten days ago Facebook launched a new feature to slow the spread of fake news. And this winter my brother J. Nathan Matiás field-tested a feature on the news site Reddit to reduce the spread of unreliable news. Did you know that concern over spreading fake news isn’t a recent development but also directly impacted Easter morning?
The Bible’s accounts about Jesus’s return from the dead contain clear references to concern over fake news. So let’s consider:
(1) Is it reasonable to believe that the accounts of Jesus’s resurrection are true?
(2) What impact does Jesus’s rising have on us today?