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« on: August 10, 2009, 09:57:00 pm »
Unlike most myths, the Christian myth was deliberately created by a group of men with aspirations to both political as well as financial power.
Gods and Goddesses, evil as well as benevolent super-human deities created by other myths, were due to the humans desire to explain natural occurrences as well as his desire to dissuade enemies from planned aggression against himself.

The Christian myth, however, was a deliberate and planned institution designed by a small group of individuals well versed in the ability to manipulate human superstition. This group, of what was basically businessmen, studied the flaws in other religions as well as the problems experienced by the followers of these religions.
One of the major problems that they identified was the large amount of Gods and Goddesses contained within the opposing myths. This necessitated the followers of these myths to pay homage to a multitude of deities, thus resulting in less revenue to any central controlling body. The Jewish idea of a single God appealed to them.

They also took note of the popularity of religions that promoted a sense of association with their Gods and Goddesses via the concept of a semi, or man-god, theme. This, they saw, allowed the followers to identify with the heroes of the myths. A human, later to become a God, became the cornerstone of their story. The vast majority of their `target market' were, they realised, poor. In order for the poor to identify with the man-god, it itself would have to originate from humble beginnings.

In order to lend credence to the sale, it would have to have historical fact built into it. At the time, stories of a great man, Jesus the Nazarene, were in circulation. There were, in fact, small groups of people in Rome who actually lived by his philosophy. Not the perfect candidate, but with a little inventive imagination, good enough. Jesus, the man-god, was created.

Now for a name. This name would have to be something that the common folk, mainly the disenchanted Jews, would be able to recognise as their own.
Fifty years prior to this the Jewish group known as the "Krestons" (the perfectionists) had been banned from Rome due to their insurrection. The Romans still referred to the Jews remaining in Rome as Krestons. This would be the perfect name - Krestons. Not only would the Jews identify it as their own, but it would also give the impression that the new religion was "perfect". Christianity was created, and at the centre of the theme, Jesus the Christ - Jesus the `Perfect'.
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Re: Prefix
« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2009, 10:34:52 am »
 :lol: Don't scare the people with jumping in with such a heavy subject, ease into it bro, start with something easy like the creation myth, add Lillith while you are at it.  :lol:
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« Reply #2 on: August 11, 2009, 11:06:12 am »
Do mention her please!
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« Reply #3 on: August 11, 2009, 12:33:48 pm »
The original myth was that Lillith was created before Adam.
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« Reply #4 on: August 11, 2009, 12:37:02 pm »
You forgot the "SAUCE" - bad boy!!!!  :lol: :clap:

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« Reply #5 on: August 11, 2009, 01:42:43 pm »
Oops, Lillith created Adam.  :lol:
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« Reply #6 on: August 11, 2009, 03:56:07 pm »
Oops, Lillith created Adam.  :lol:

I can just see how that happened!
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« Reply #7 on: August 11, 2009, 04:26:40 pm »
Awesome post Warlock. Lots of food for thought.
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« Reply #8 on: August 11, 2009, 04:44:16 pm »
Can we find the minutes for the council of Nicaea??? :biggrin:

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Re: Prefix
« Reply #9 on: August 11, 2009, 07:11:42 pm »
:lol: Don't scare the people with jumping in with such a heavy subject, ease into it bro, start with something easy like the creation myth, add Lillith while you are at it.  :lol:

You think THAT was heavy my friend? Sheesh! That was the EDITED version.  :biggrin:

I'm not sure that Lillith forms part of the CHRISTIAN myth per se. Would she not be more of the Jewish myth?
That reminds me. While we are on the subject of myth, what chance for a space for both Jewish as well as Muslim myths? Do we have experts in these fields?

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« Reply #10 on: August 12, 2009, 11:32:39 pm »
Can we find the minutes for the council of Nicaea??? :biggrin:

Actually - YES.

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« Reply #11 on: April 19, 2010, 02:01:34 pm »
Stone Warlock please do go on, this subjects got me thinking alot
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« Reply #12 on: April 19, 2010, 06:29:37 pm »
Nice one Warlock!

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« Reply #13 on: April 19, 2010, 06:41:45 pm »
Good one Warlock!
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« Reply #14 on: April 20, 2010, 09:03:15 am »
So...do you have the Minutes and if you do, could you please post them?

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It will be a fascinating read.
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