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Jesus mysteries

Timothy Freke

Jesus mysteries

was the "original Jesus" a pagan god?

by Timothy Freke

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Published by Thorsons in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jesus Christ -- Historicity.,
  • Christianity and other religions -- Greek.,
  • Mysteries, Religious.,
  • Greece -- Religion.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTimothy Freke and Peter Gandy.
    ContributionsGandy, Peter.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR128.G8 F69 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination343 p. :
    Number of Pages343
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21018664M
    ISBN 100722536763

    Timothy Freke and Peter Gandy THE JESUS MYSTERIES There have been quite a few attempts in the last hundred years to cast doubt on the historical existence of Jesus, but this book goes further than most in seeking to make a link between the Scriptural account of Jesus and the Mystery cults of antiquity. Freke and Gandy acknowledge this. on the mysteries of his mission, I present the chapters of The Mystical Life of Jesus as a comprehensive survey of things long held in seclusion by a few, but now deserving of wider circulation. The story of the life and mission of Jesus as presented in this book makes no sectarian appeal. I know, as a fact, that the Jesus File Size: 1MB.

      "The Jesus Mysteries" is most successful when the authors stick to the material they know best -- pagan and mystical religions -- and when the . Nicodemus (/ ˌ n ɪ k ə ˈ d iː m ə s /; Greek: Νικόδημος, translit. Nikódēmos) was a Pharisee and a member of the Sanhedrin mentioned in three places in the Gospel of John: He first visits Jesus one night to discuss Jesus' teachings (John –21).The second time Nicodemus is mentioned, he reminds his colleagues in the Sanhedrin that the law requires that a person be heard Canonized: Pre-Congregation.

    The Jesus Mysteries is by Peter Gandy and Timothy Freke. They haven’t got a peer reviewed paper or scholarly monograph between them but no one ever said that a complete lack of the relevant qualifications should prevent someone writing a book on Jesus. Publishers positively encourage it because these sorts of books make a lot of money.   Jesus has a huge heart for children! The followers of Jesus thought He was too busy and important to spend time with children, but Jesus said "no way!" Coordinates with My Friend Jesus stuffed doll, sold separately. First in a series. Hardcover; 24 pages. " W x " HBrand: Hallmark.


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“A wonderful blend of detective story, historical research, and clear thinking, The Jesus Mysteries explains in accessible form what has been known to scholars for centuries.

The time for the inner mysteries of Christianity to be brought out of the closet is long overdue, and this book is a powerful and courageous voice for the cause.”/5(). 'The Jesus Mysteries' was a Sunday Times bestseller and The Daily Telegraph's Book of the Year, when published back in As it states on the book's cover, 'drawing on the cutting edge of modern scholarship, this astonishing book will change 4/5.

The myth of Dionysus bears startling resemblances to the the story of Jesus Christ. It compares with the biblical story Jesus mysteries book the following ways: Dionysus is God This groundbreaking book looks at one of the greatest cover-ups in history and dares to think the unthinkable about Christianity – that it was in fact a Jewish Mystery School modelled on the ancient Pagan Mysteries/5.

The supernatural story of Jesus is not the history of a miraculous Messiah but a carefully crafted spiritual allegory designed to guide initiates on a journey of mystical discovery.A little more /5(4).

The Jesus Mysteries has a seven page bibliography but they list only two books which deal with recent historical Jesus scholarship, The Lost Gospel by Burton Mack and Jesus: The Evidence by Ian Wilson.

Mack is on the fringe of New Testament scholarship and Wilson has qualifications in art and modern history. THE MYTHOLOGICAL JESUS MYSTERIES a book review of The Jesus Mysteries: Was the “Original Jesus” a Pagan God. by Timothy Freke and Peter Gandy (Three Rivers Press, ) This review first appeared in the Christian Research Journal, vol number 1 ().

For further information or toFile Size: KB. "The Jesus Mysteries" explores how this was done to the Christian religion.

Be prepared to think the unthinkable thought that the Bible is not the word of God. Instead it is a compilation of tribal histories whereby the men who wrote it, namely the Jews, proclaim themselves to be God's 'favored race'/5(). Buried in jars underground, the Nag Hammadi books were likely hidden for safekeeping sometime after A.D.

when Athanasius, the bishop of Alexandria, defined the canon of 27 books known today as Author: Brandon Specktor. By referring to this, when you read you can understand my insight into the mystery of Christ, which in other generations was not made known to the sons of men, as it has now been revealed to His holy apostles and prophets in the Spirit; to be specific, that the Gentiles are fellow heirs and fellow members of the body, and fellow partakers of the promise in Christ Jesus through the gospel.

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/5(17). Whilst the Jesus Mysteries Thesis clearly rewrites history, we do not see it as undermining the Christian faith, but as suggesting that Christianity is in fact richer than we previously imagined.

The Jesus story is a perennial myth with the power to impart the saving Gnosis which can transform each one of us into a Christ, not merely a history of events that happened to someone else two thousand years : Timothy Freke And Peter Gandy.

"Whether you conclude that this book is the most alarming heresy of the millennium or the mother of all revelations, The Jesus Mysteries deserves to be read." --Fort Worth Star-Telegram Far from being eyewitness accounts, as is traditionally held, the Gospels are actually Jewish adaptations of ancient Pagan myths of the dying and resurrecting 4/5(8).

The following are the primary Sections in Mysteries of Jesus’ Life Revealed – His Birth, Death Resurrections and Ascensions. Each Section has multiple Chapters. Many of the Chapters become key pieces of the puzzle being solved by the various Sections.

May you find joy and peace in the search for the truth of His life. 'The Jesus Mysteries' was a Sunday Times bestseller and The Daily Telegraph's Book of the Year, when published back in As it states on the book's cover, 'drawing on the cutting edge of modern scholarship, this astonishing book will change everything you 4/5(30).

Description: "By returning to the methodology of the early Church, Fr John Behr, a renowned patristics scholar, invites readers to approach the mystery of Christ in the same way that the first disciples of Jesus Christ learned theology.

His vision of Christian theology, written in a systematic manner, offers a way out of the problems that have beset theology and scriptural study in recent centuries."--BOOK JACKET. Filled with historical evidence by both religious and modern scholars "The Jesus Mysteries" is an excellent book.

It took courage for the authors to write and if you are a Fundamentalist in any religion it takes courage to by: About The Jesus Mysteries. Drawing on the cutting edge of modern scholarship, this astonishing book completely undermines the traditional history of Christianity that has been perpetuated for centuries by the Church and presents overwhelming evidence that the Jesus of.

“The life of Christ is resplendent with the Mystery that surpasses all understanding: the Mystery of the Word made flesh, in whom ‘all the fullness of God dwells bodily.’” The Mysteries of the Life of Jesus CATHOlIC INfOrMATION ServICe CATHOlIC INfOrMATION ServICe The life of Jesus Christ contains inexhaustible depths.

ItFile Size: 2MB. The time for the inner mysteries of Christianity to be brought out of the closet is long overdue, and this book is a powerful and courageous voice for the cause.” -- Roger Housden, author of Sacred America and Sacred Journeys in a Modern World “The Jesus Mysteries -- ‘Book of the year.’ ” Daily Telegraph4/5(K).

The Jesus Mysteries Book Summary: Drawing on the cutting edge of modern scholarship, this astonishing book completely undermines the traditional history of Christianity that has been perpetuated for centuries by the Church and presents overwhelming evidence that the Jesus of the New Testament is a mythical figure.

“Whether you conclude that this book is the most alarming heresy of the. In my opinion, one of the strongest features of Jesus and the Dead Sea Scrolls is the numerous quotations from the scrolls themselves, especially the Community Rule and the Damascus Document, which outlines the history, aims, and rules of the one that stays with me the most, though, come from a scrap discovered in Cave 4: Great will he be called and he will be .Presently, the Jesus Myth’s most forceful proponent is Earl Doherty with his book The Jesus Puzzle.

There are various scholarly popular treatments such as The Jesus Mysteries. Both these books and some responses to the Jesus Myth are reviewed below. The Jesus Puzzle Jesus Outside the New Testament The Evidence for Jesus.The Mysteries of the Life of Jesus: Introduction The Mysteries of the Life of Jesus as a Prism of Faith Christian Schütz "The singularity of the mysteries is not exhausted by their single occurrence, but instead transcends their historical context: they are a singular historical event whose singularity is manifested in its eternalization.".