By Joseph Raymond
This paintings info the author's painstakingly accrued facts helping a surprising idea, that Jesus used to be the grandson of either Herod the good and the final Hasmonean king (Antigonus). The research starts off with one free thread within the legit biography of Jesus Christ, the declare through the Sanhedrin that it lacked authority to execute him. Why did not the Sanhedrin execute Jesus after convicting him of blasphemy? an identical felony physique finished Stephen and James the brother of Jesus for a similar crime. in the course of Roman occasions, the Sanhedrin lacked authority to execute just one classification of Jew--Roman voters. All descendants of Herod have been Roman electorate. parts of evidence for the idea are the ancestor checklist present in Luke, Ch. three (it looks to comprise the names of Hasmonean kings) and Jesus' denial that he's a son of David. See Matthew 22:41-45, Mark 12:35-37 and Luke 20:41-44.
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