“The basic core proposition of the gospel is “Christ is risen.” That is non-negotiable. Now, Hillel added (I should have said this before) after he stood on one leg, he put the other leg down and said, “The rest is commentary.” Well, there’s lots of commentary we have to engage in on the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Who is Jesus Christ to begin with? Why was his resurrection important? Was there an empty tomb? If there had been a police camera in the tomb, what would it have shown on Easter morning? Why is this important for us? What does it signify for the whole cosmos?” Watch more from Peter Berger on the central claim of Christianity in this clip!