History geeks and atheists everywhere will rejoice at the latest blog post from Matthew Ferguson. It demonstrates how ancient coins (the study of which is called ‘Numismatics’) confirms a detail in Suetonius whereas ancient coins reveal a double problem for the gospel of Matthew since it reveals an anachronism and also further discredits the traditional attribution of that Gospel to Matthew (which is doubtful anyway).
Article by: Nicholas Covington
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