Three posibilities exists : 1. That he actually die on the cross 2 . That he wasnt crucified ( That's what Muslims believe ) 3. That he survived the cruxifiction ( New theory that Jesus survived because he was on the cross a short time only about 3 hours ( cruxifiction was a very slow death taking usually 1-2 days to kill the person .) 4. Well some people think that jesus actually never existed but i think that the historical jesus was real .