This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Jesus - Very little is known about this historical figure, and the author, Mack, notes that the facts of this person's death are unknown, but the transformation of this person by later generations of Christians is highly important to Christian myth.
Paul - This person was an educated Jew, and a conservative Pharisee who once persecuted Christians but later converted and joined them. This person is the author of several of the books that are included in the New Testament, although not all of the books attributed to this person are...
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