Library: Historical Documents: Kersey Graves: The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors Or Christianity Before Christ Sixth .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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It is authentically related of Pythagoras B. That if Christ was a God, then all were Gods. All the four Saviors last named if Socrates may be called such are reported as having been honored and enriched with aromatic offerings at their respective births.
What crucifeid of the month, what year, or what century it took place in, crcuified still unknown. They admit a Messiah, but not the Messiah; these nations contend that the title is misplaced which makes “the man Christ Jesus” the Savior of the world. The explorer in the field of religious history, however, comes in here for his meed of praise.
The mother of Apollonius of Cappadocia, who was contemporary with Jesus Christ according to his history savlors Philostratus – and his Apollonius’ disciple Damis testifies to the same effect gave birth to this God and rival Sxviors of Jesus Christ, by having been previously “overshadowed” by the supreme God Proteus.
Think of an omnipotent God descending from heaven, performing astounding miracles, and presenting other proofs of being a God, and yet not one of the three hundred writers of that era take any notice of him, or make any note of his birth or any event of his life. Mohamud, or Mahomet, of Arabia. Just a saviirs while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Jesus claims to be the Son in whom the Father is revealed.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. That obstacle is now partially surmounted. The Roman Calcidius speaks of it a wonderful star, presaging the descent of a God amongst men. So was Chrishna styled “the Holy Lamb.
Even some of those who are represented to have been personally acquainted with him – aye!
On the contrary, it is saviots, that by a portion, and a large portion of the people of even those nations now called Christian, this claim has been steadily and unswervingly controverted, through the whole Une of history, stretching through the nearly two thousand years which have elapsed since his advent to earth.
In Isaiah’s “famous prophecy” so-called, the phrase “Unto us a child is bom” Isa. This book contains fascinating history I had not been aware of. Evidence and Argument or Mythicist Myths? They agree here in contradicting Chronicles, which is the only instance but one of their agreement in the whole list of progenitors from David to Joseph. And its assumed perfection and divine origin which have always guarded it from improvement, amply accounts for its present corrupt, immoral, declining and dying condition.
Matthew says Joram begat Ozias, but Chronicles virtually declares Joram had no such son, although he had a great-great- grandson Uzziah. And now, upon the heel of this question, we find another formidable query to be met and answered, crucivied They claim to have been honored with the birth of the true Savior among them and defend this claim upon the ground of priority of date.
Surely, with so many Saviors the world cannot, or should not, be lost. Brilliant work, eye-opening expose on how Christianity has borrowed from pre-existing religions. Christ betrays the same ignorance of astronomy, when he speaks of “the stars falling from heaven to the saaviors.
American historian Richard Carriera supporter of the Christ myth theoryhas written online about his concerns with The Sixteen Crucified Saviors. All were crucified gods, and all met their fates hundreds of years before Jesus appeared on the scene.
And then it should be borne in mind, that our controversy does not appertain so much to the character as to the origin of the Christian religion. For the corporeal existence and earthly career of Augustus Caesar, the world has ostensibly to acknowledge itself indebted to the “overshadowing” influence and generating power of Jove, by whose divine influence he was immacuously conceived in the temple of Apollo, according to the statement of Nimrod, his biographer.
We shall, however, leave the theologians of the various religious schools to adjust and settle this difficulty among themselves. Graves also devotes chapters to the pagan roots of baptism and the eucharistand concludes that Jesus was not a real person.
And it requires the most unwarrantable distortion to make one text refer to him.
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 to him the charge of begetting their children.
And here let it be noted that the representation of this flight, which is said to have occurred at midnight, is like that of the massacre perpetuated and attested by imperishable monuments of stone bearing evidence of being now several thousand years old. For proof of this, we need only cite the Christian writer Mr.
They will charge you as being either deplorably ignorant, or disloyal to the cause of truth. We shall present an array of facts and historical proofs, drawn from numerous histories and the Holy Scriptures and bibles appertaining to these various Saviors, and which include a history of their lives and doctrines, that will go to show that in nearly all their leading features, and mostly even in their details, they are strikingly similar.
Alexander Walker, a Christian writer, in his work cruucified Woman, p. This book provides you with the reasoning behind this claim in an exhaustive way. To make it appear that there was a Deific power and agency concemed in their conception.
In the case of the Christian Savior we are told that an angel, or “the angel,” warned Joseph the assumed father to take crrucified young Savior and God and flee with him into Egypt, because “Herod the king sought to destroy the young child’s life,” and had, in order to effect this end, decreed the destruction of all the children under two years old.
And when we extend our researches to other countries, we find this claim, so far from being conceded, is denied and contested by whole nations upon other grounds. In the case of Chrishna of India, in particular, the similitude is very striking in nearly every feature of the whole story.