The Jesus Myth
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Jesus a Myth?
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& Jesus Promotion /
Doubt, Disbelief, & Science (060607
expressing points of view that
deviate from the God trap that up to 90%
or so of the country tends to say, most
often, that they've not yet escaped from. ..."
Jesus Summary : No
Reliable Evidence (022605)
"The following referenced website has a lot of
information doubting both the new testamyth
christian gospels -and- epistles, as well as a
section doubting non-christian sources used
by some to promote an historical Jesus. ..."
Elephants reveal non-existence of
"Jesus' life and death was God's revelation that our
personal salvation from sins --like torture and murder--
is to be effected by our torture and murder of the
divine emissary himself. ... I would characterize what
we do encounter as a quartet of elephants in the room,
which the defenders of an historical Jesus must try to
ignore or work their way around. ..."
"Helpful links for ascertaining the way in which
the traditional Jesus Christ character fits into the
social / cultural milieu of the modern day. ..."
Jesus - Christ, Man, or Myth
"The Jesus character is quite a phenomenon
as to how people view it as an icon of _____
(insert long list here) whether or not any Jesus
resembling the Jesus characters of the quran
and bible ever existed ..."
Helpful information to refute claims
that 'Jesus Christ - Son of God & a Virgin'
"... the winner of the christ contest was merely
the belief system most adept at combining the
power of the promise of immortality with the
power of the state and the power of the sword
(and other methods of violence), one amongst
many competitors, all superstitious in origins /
nature, all equally worthy of placement in the
category known as 'religious myth'. ..."
Jesus Christ, Supermyth (050202)
"The assertion at issue is that Jesus existed,
some say as a man, some say as a resurrected
savior, most in the western world choosing to
credit him with bringing a unique religious view
to humankind, despite many pro-human
philosophies flourishing prior to the advent
of orthodox (Jesus as son of god / savior)
"In another thread, a poster recently submitted
a challenge to my doubt/disbelief regarding the
literalist interpretation of the Jesus character
of the new testamyth ... to which I replied as
Jesus Doubt File (022801)
"For consideration of the likelihood that Jesus
was a mythical creation -or- an overly ambitious
series of creative extrapolations pertaining to
a human who, if he even existed, had neither
divine nor extraordinary attributes anywhere
near those credited to him in the gospels,
review the following ... "
Can Anyone Talk of Christ
or God as Real? (020101)
"Pertaining to the subjects of this post:
Theory 1) They're non-existent ...
Theory 2) They talked to folks in ancient
times, so reading what folks who heard from
them / saw them / witnessed them, wait, no
one who saw Christ wrote anything down ...
Theory 3) They talk to folks today, but if
that's so, why do folks say contradictory
things about what Christ or God are
your way to no god,
no christ (121800)
"Wanting some godman to exist doesn't
illegitimatize a refutation of same. It is quite
logical to assess the evidence and make a
determination as to a miracle performing son
of god called Jesus. The point of the position
of Jesus as myth is that the Catholic Jesus
godman and the historical Jesus godman are
demonstrably mythical. ..."
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