In another work, Dialogue with Trypho, Justin Martyr writes specifically for Jews, in order to convince them that Jesus is the Messiah. Here we also find several historical references to Jesus. For instance, Justin asserts:
12 See chapter 9.
13 Justin Martyr, First Apology, XLVIII.
14 Ibid., XXX. For some specific Messianic prophecies, see XXXII-XXXV.
15 Ibid., XXXII.
16 Ibid., XXXV.
17 Ibid., L.
For at the time of His birth, Magi who came from Arabia worshipped Him, coming first to Herod, who then was sovereign in your land.^18 Here it is pointed out (17)that Arabian Magi visited Jesus at his birth and worshipped him, after (18)first stopping to see Herod, the ruler of the Jews.