The Jesus Mysteries: Was the Original Jesus a Pagan God?
ISBN: 0609807986
EAN13: 9780609807989
Language: English
Publication Date: September 25, 2001
Pages: 360
Dimensions: 1.10" H x 9.00" L x 5.90" W
Weight: 1.05 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
Written by two authorities on world mysticism and classical civilization, this religion bestseller will captivate readers who want to more than the official version of Christianity. 8-page full-color insert.
Editor Reviews
From the front Cover 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 What if . . . * there were absolutely no evidence for the existence of a historical Jesus? * for thousands of years Pagans had also followed a Son of God? * this Pagan savior was also born of a virgin on the twenty-fifth of December before three shepherds, turned water into wine at a wedding, died and was resurrected, and offered his body and blood as a Holy Communion? * these Pagan myths had been rewritten as the gospel of Jesus Christ? * the earliest Gnostic Christians knew that the Jesus story was a myth? * Christianity turned out to be a continuation of Paganism by another name?