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Shadowy Mr Big behind worldwide criminal organisation. Known variously as 'Jesus', 'Christ', 'Lord', and 'Saviour'. Persistent rumours of a brief appearance in Palestine though unknown in official records. Cult members convince themselves JC is alive today. Intelligence suggests never actually existed. He who has ears Let him hear!
Hercules at the tree of Hesperides, with apples and a snake. Christians today, who affect such certainty over what their godman said and did, might be well served to pause and reflect that Christians who lived within a generation or two of their supposed saviour had no such certainty, that they speculated wildly, disagreed with each other to the Веретрагор - Чёрное Золото of violence, and organised rival churches.
For more than two hundred and fifty years the enthusiasts of Christ concocted astonishing fairy tales drawn from Pagan and Jewish antecedents and their own imagination. Forget the glib assertion that the Jesus story 'got off the ground quickly and spread rapidly. Inconvenient fact: many cardinal "Christian" beliefs, including belief With A Dixie Melody - Aretha Franklin - Greatest Hits a sacrificial godman, had been widespread for centuries before the Christians appeared.
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Abraxas Jesus. Nice Gnosti cs — Christian 'Mystics of Knowledge '. Inconvenient fact: there never was just one Christianity. The earliest Christian theorists denied a physical incarnation of their Lord and knew nothing of the Bethlehem saga.
How the Godman is Made and Remade. Making an Apology — 'We're just like you '. Inconvenient fact: The middle decades of the 2nd century were the most prosperous age of the Roman Empire. With the catastrophic defeat of the Jews in everything Jewish was treated with opprobrium. Christian writers in the great cities of the eastern empire scrambled to use Greek logic and the style of the sophists to defend Christianity.
They took comfort in noting similarities between their own ideas and pagan myths. Pagans were campaigning to restore the Altar of Victory to the Senate House even in the 5th century. Orthodoxy and the Early Church — Winners Веретрагор - Чёрное Золото Losers. Inconvenient fact: evidence of early Christian communities is scanty. The Christians remained a minority until well after one particular faction formed a political alliance with the State.
The orthodox creed was unpopular for centuries; persecution was necessary to impose its will. Some fifty articles are now available as a book. For your copy order:.
Copying Веретрагор - Чёрное Золото freely permitted, provided credit is given to the author and no material herein is sold for profit. The Year Sun God. Precisely when did this story spread? Bizarre Beginnings — The Assortment of Early Christian Belief Inconvenient fact: many cardinal "Christian" beliefs, including belief in a sacrificial godman, Some Get Back (Revenge) - Necro - Death Rap been widespread for centuries before the Christians appeared.
Precisely what story got off the ground? Constantine Jesus. Zodiac Веретрагор - Чёрное Золото . Precisely where did this story spread? Making an Apology — 'We're just like you ' Inconvenient fact: The middle decades of the 2nd century were the most prosperous age of the Roman Empire. A mass following? Orthodoxy Lets Go Together - Change - Lets Go Together the Early Church — Winners and Losers Inconvenient fact: evidence of early Christian communities is scanty.
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