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Was Jesus Really Nailed To The Cross?

The crucifixion of Jesus Christ could have been carried out in a number of ways, not just with nails.

March 25, 2016
7:45 AM EDT
"The Incredulity of Saint Thomas," by Caravaggio, 1601. | Wikimedia Commons
Called the Alexamenos Graffito, artist Rodolfo Lanciani shows a figure with the head of a donkey on a cross with the words: "Alexamenos worships his God." | Wikimedia Commons
This second or third century piece of carved jasper depicts a man on a cross surrounded by magic words. | British Museum CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
Constanza gemstone with the crucified Christ, surrounded by 12 apostles. | British Musem CC BY-NC-SA 4.0