He was born in Bethlehem, and at the age of twelve, he astonished the priests from the temple with his knowledge. However, after that, the Bible does not mention other events from the life of Jesus, until his public baptism, eighteen years later.
Before Jesus of Nazareth became the Christ for Christians, he was a Jewish prophet and probably the most dangerous rebel and revolutionary. Pilate considered him a revolutionary who should have been publicly executed. Surprising new evidence indicates that Christ was born at the center of a boiling rebellion.
The state and religious authorities wanted him dead – what was Jesus doing? Who was that prophet and where did he come from?