The disciples of Christ met him. Peter, James, John, etc.<quoted text>
"Consequently, to get rid of the report, Nero fastened the guilt and inflicted the most exquisite tortures on a class hated for their abominations, called Christians by the populace. Christus, from whom the name had its origin, suffered the extreme penalty during the reign of Tiberius at the hands of one of our procurators, Pontius Pilatus, and a most mischievous superstition, thus checked for the moment, again broke out not only in Judæa, the first source of the evil, but even in Rome, where all things hideous and shameful from every part of the world find their centre and become popular.
Accordingly, an arrest was first made of all who pleaded guilty; then, upon their information, an immense multitude was convicted, not so much of the crime of firing the city, as of hatred against mankind". Written by Tacitus in 116 AD, Tacitus (56AD to 117AD)
Again Charles....nobody wrote of Jesus while he was alive. It was many years later that some people wrote of him. The man quoted above was writing 80+- years after Jesus' supposed death and never meet him. As far as we can tell, nobody who meet Jesus wrote of him.
Again, Christians where mentioned by Tacitus.
Christians stands for believers of Christ. This is a confirmation of Jesus existence.
Again, if Jesus is a sham, the Romans and the Greeks then would not have accepted a false saviour as their saviour. Think