Reza Aslan is the author of the NY Times bestseller, Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth.These five myths about Jesus are largely accepted in the scholarly literature:
1. Jesus was born in Bethlehem.
2. Jesus was an only child.
3. Jesus had 12 disciples.
4. Jesus had a trial before Pontius Pilate.
5. Jesus was buried in a tomb.