Library: Historical Documents: Kersey Graves: The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors Or Christianity Before Christ Sixth . Rival Claims of The Saviors. It is claimed by the disciples of Jesus Christ that he was of supernatural and divine origin; that, although he was woman conceived. The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors has ratings and 17 reviews. Toni said: I knew of other religions claiming the same miracles but I had no idea t.
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A jealousy seems to have existed in several instances in the mind of the tyrant king or ruler of the country saviirs the young Saviors and prospective spiritual rulers who were mostly of royal descent would ultimately acquire such favor with the people, by such a display of superior power and greatness of mind, as to endanger his retaining peaceable possession of the crucigied throne; to express it in brief, he feared the young God would prove a rival king, and hence took measures to destroy him.
Richard Dawkins often asks theists to acknowlege their atheistic states regarding Gods like Zeus and Thor, after reading this I now ask Christians to prove to me that Zoroaster isn’t my saviour, to excellent ef This book is dated and it shows, I had to google a few of the listed figures to get a better understanding but when I did, I gained an immense undetstanding and the second reading was a breeze.
The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors: Christianity Before Christ
We will cite one case in proof. But the argument proves too much for the case; as we find the proof in history that many other beings, whom Christians regard as men, were honored and addressed by the same titles, such as God, Lord, Savior, Redeemer, Mediator, Messiah, etc.
As history teaches us the ancient orientalists believed that sexual commerce is sinful and contaminating to the child thus begotten and bom, and hence had their incarnate Gods sent into the world through human virgins, can any unbiased mind resist the conviction that this is the source of the origin of the story of Christ’s immaculate conception?
Possessing a sensibility too lofty and too refined to descend to the ordinary routine of the world, she gave birth to the God Yu from previous conception by a water lily. Here you will find other ideas and other, different beliefs. Both were “without sin”. Why did she keep the “wool drawn over his eyes” till an angel had to be sent from heaven to let him into the crjcified Matthew says again, “Josias begat Jechonias and his brethren, about the time they were carried away to Babylon.
It is evident, from the facts just presented, that all systems of Christian chronology are founded on mere conjecture, and hence should be rejected as worthless. Was Jesus Christ the “Lamb of God? Here, then, we observe a rivalship of claims, as to which of the remarkable personages who have figured in the world as Saviors, Messiahs, and Sons of God, in different ages and different countries, can be considered the true Savior and “sent of God;” or whether all should be, or the claims of all rejected.
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And hence no divine aid or inspiration was necessary for its production. Odin of the Scandinavians. The groups he was associated with later dabbled in mesmerism and spiritualism.
But Ahriman the evil one saw them, and envied them their happiness. And this fastidious maiden lady and immaculate virgin, Juno, not only conceived the God Mars by the touch of a flower, but she also so savios story reads conceived Vulcan by being overshadowed by the wind – exactly a parallel case with that of swviors virgin Mary, as we find that ghost, in the original, means wind.
Hence, as we tread back the meandering pathway of human history, every saviods in the receding process brings us to a lower plane of intelligence and a state of mind more thoroughly encrusted with ignorance and superstition. A divine man was prayed for and hopefully expected. Consequently, the twenty-fifth of December was selected as his birthday, because it was the birthday of other Gods, and because saiors was regarded by the heathen, from time immemorial, as the birthday of Sol, the glorious luminary of heaven, it being the period he is born again into a new year, and “commences again his journey and his life;” and because, also, this epoch was, as Sharon Turner informs us, in his “History of the Anglo-Saxons,” the commencement of a new year up to the tenth century.
Skepticism about Religion — Part 6: And this fetchic crucjfied we observe lurking amongst the borrowed orientalisms of the Jewish Old Testament. It is to the point and considering that it was originally published in the late ‘s it takes no prisoners.
Lardner, it was impossible, under such circumstances, for them to separate if they had desired to the real facts and events of his life from the innumerable fictions and fables then afloat everywhere relative to the heathen Gods who had pre-enacted a similar history. Phlegon Pliny the Elder. Again, it is related by more than one frucified writer that Chrishna of India is represented on some very ancient sculptures and stone monuments with his heel on the head of a serpent. Mohamud, or Mahomet, of Arabia.
This is the way; walk ye in it. In Greece it became so common that the reigning king issued an edict, decreeing the death of all young women who should offer such an insult to deity as to lay rcucified him the charge of begetting their children. And Chalcidus of the second centuryin his “Comments on the Timeas of Plato,” speaks of “a star which presaged neither disease nor death, but the descent of a God amongst men, and which is attested by Chaldean astronomers, who immediately hastened to adore the new-born deity, and present him gifts.
Mikado of the Sintoos.
You must abandon such exalted claims for your religion, or posterity will mark you as being “blind leaders of the blind. Budha Sakia of India. Today, folklorists have discovered a set of world-wide themes relating a story of a culture-hero who has a miraculous birth and tragic death.
The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors
They admit both a God and a Savior, but do hot accept Jesus of Nazareth as being either. It’s as if the intellectual expected the reader to agree with him on the stupidity of others. Hence, the time of his birth was not recorded, and was forgotten. More than twenty claims of this kind – claims of beings invested with divine honor deified – have come forward and presented themselves at the bar of the world with their credentials, to contest the verdict of Christendom, in having proclaimed Jesus Christ, “the only son, and sent of God: And the hope might be reasonably entertained that the important historical facts disclosed in this work will have the effect to open the eyes of the professors or the Christian religion to see their serious error in putting forth such exalted claims for their bible and their religion as that of being perfect products of infinite wisdom, did not the past history of all religious countries furnish sad proof that reason and logic, and even the most cogent and convincing facts of science and history often prove powerless when arrayed against a religious conviction, enstamped upon the mind for thousands of years in the past, and transmitted from parent to child until it has grown to a colossal stature, and become a part of the living tissues of the soul.
Higgins makes the broad declaration that “the worship of this virgin mother, with her God-begotten child, prevailed everywhere.
And although embodying many important historical facts which should have commanded for it a word-wide circulation, but a few copies of this invaluable treasury of religious knowledge have ever found their way into this country. And will bring the whole earth into the acceptance of the Hindoo religion.