|LC Classifications||BS533 .M4|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||253,  p., 1 l.|
|Number of Pages||253|
|LC Control Number||37030797|
The Jesus Mysteries: Was the "Original Jesus" a Pagan God? is a book by British authors Timothy Freke and Peter Gandy, which advances the argument that early Christianity originated as a Greco-Roman mystery cult and that Jesus was invented by early Christians based on an alleged pagan cult of a dying and rising "godman" known as Osiris-Dionysus, whose worship the authors claim was Cited by: It was Jesus Christ. Since Acts declares that God purchased His church with His own blood, Jesus is God. Another example comes from the disciple, Thomas, who addressed Jesus as "my Lord and my God" in John A third example comes from the book of Titus, which exhorts believers to wait patiently for the coming of our God and Savior, Jesus Christ (Titus ). Even in the book of Revelation (after his death, resurrection, and ascension), when Jesus has all authority in Heaven and on Earth, seated at the right hand of God, he still says “my God.” 1 Peter Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! "In this book I actually do not take a stand on either the question of whether Jesus was God, or whether he was actually raised from the dead," Ehrman tells Fresh Air's Terry Gross. "I .
In John’s Gospel record, three times in the apostle employs the imperfect tense verb en.“In the beginning was [en] the Word [Christ, v. 14], and the Word was [en] with God, and the Word was [en] God.”The imperfect tense here denotes the “timeless existence” of the Second Person of . HOW JESUS BECAME GOD makes the most astonishing and complex topic in the history of Christianity accessible to every reader, and offers a clear and balanced discussion of how various Christians–and non- Christians-see Jesus. (Elaine Pagels, professor of religion at Princeton University and author of The Gnostic Gospels)“ In this lively and provocative book, Ehrman gives a Reviews: What books existed before the Bible? Bible Answer: There are many books that a Christian can read, and there are some books a Christian should not read. But there are no other sacred or divinely inpsired books in the Christian faith. Other Books To Read? God has not given us a list of books . However, increasing doubts about the validity of the Old Testament and the teachings of the Christian church finally brought about a crisis in his faith and in he resigned from the ministry. In Farewell to God, Templeton speaks out about his reasons for the abandonment of his faith. In straightforward language, Templeton deals with such Reviews:
But the unity of the second century church despite a wide variation of views on Christ’s divinity is still instructive to us today on the wideness of Christian unity. Anyone who today can make the Petrine confession, “I believe that Jesus is the Christ, the son of the living God,” should be fully accepted in Christian fellowship. This book was written to people who are interested in gods one hungering and thirsting after gods opinion should read this and where our thinking is at cross purposes with the word of God we should change our Christ is not God is a great guage to help you determine what you think about God/5(31). Jesus (c. 4 BC – c. AD 30 / 33), also referred to as Jesus of Nazareth or Jesus Christ, was a first-century Jewish preacher and religious leader. He is the central figure of Christianity, the world's largest Christians believe he is the incarnation of God the Son and the awaited Messiah (the Christ) prophesied in the Old Testament.. Virtually all modern scholars of antiquity. The central thesis of this book is that Christ expresses God Incarnate - that Jesus is the physical embodiment of God - and that he was born into the world so as to redeem both humankind (from sin) and Himself (from the misjudgements made earlier, from the destruction caused by the flood through to the harm brought upon Job).Reviews: