Were Jesus, the Apostles, and the Early Christians Illiterate, Uneducated?

In recent years, a number of scholars have suggested that Jesus could not read, and that in all likelihood none of his disciples could read either. They maintain this because of studies that have concluded that rates of literacy in the Roman Empire were quite low, and that Jesus and his earliest followers were probably … Continue reading Were Jesus, the Apostles, and the Early Christians Illiterate, Uneducated?