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Jesus' story, plagiarized?

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  • Originally posted by simplicio View Post

    The personal skills seem to vary quite a bit when it comes to spiritual tools. Some use the spiritual tools to come to conclusions on question of science, and the results are quite different from the scientists; the Holy Spirit is the claimed source. And this thread, the OP aimed at Bill Mahar and the argument that the story of Jesus echoes the pagan myths, with the conclusion the similarity does not imply source for those ideas. But many Christians do insist that the similarity implies that it is a continuation of the pagan source.

    I suppose we could conclude that those Christians lack "experience dealing and dialoging with the spiritual realm".

    Seems that the Christian faith seldom travels from the religion boards to the secular without Christians having to lose quite a bit. The important parts of the faith always need to be jettisoned when going between sections on CARM. Maybe that is a sign that the person lacks experiencing thing of a spiritual nature.
    I have noticed that no preacher has experienced answered prayer. Even my two uncles have not mentioned it.
    - Do for others as you would want them to do for you: this is the foundation of the Law of Moses and of the teachings of the prophets. -

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