There are some basic questions about Jesus that need answering before we can study anything about Him. They include the following:
1. Is it important to examine the life of Jesus Christ?
What makes Him so special?
2. Did Jesus really exist?
What is the evidence?
3. If He did exist, is the New Testament account accurate?
4. Are there other accounts of the life of Jesus apart from the New Testament that add to our knowledge of Him?
5. What historical facts do we know for certain about the life of Jesus?