Library: Historical Documents: Kersey Graves: The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors Or Christianity Before Christ Sixth . Rival Claims of The Saviors. It is claimed by the disciples of Jesus Christ that he was of supernatural and divine origin; that, although he was woman conceived. The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors has ratings and 17 reviews. Toni said: I knew of other religions claiming the same miracles but I had no idea t.

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While modern-day American historian Richard Carrier found the book to be incomplete, he appreciated some of its points. John, in the twelfth chapter of his Revelation. That he taught no new doctrine or moral precept.

The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors

waviors Matthew tells us that the son of David, through whom Joseph descended, was Solomon, but Luke says it was Nathan. And the disciples of more than a thousand systems of religion which have flourished in past ages, could have made such logic equally available in showing, in each case, that every system preceding theirs was designed by Infinite Wisdom as simply a typical or ante-typical forerunner of theirs.

Thor, son of Odin, of the Gauls. Before you dismiss, please consider making a donation.

The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors: Christianity Before Christ

The book is in fact rather old, and its tone can be a bit, savoirs, unlike modern books. In Augusthe joined a group of about fifty utopian settlers in Wayne County, Indiana.

For the historical facts herein set forth as clearly prove such assumptions to be false, as figures can demonstrate the truth of any mathematical problem. The reader will also notice that the name of the same God is found in different countries.

This book contains fascinating history I had not been aware of. But Luke says, in effect, there was no such person in the genealogical tree, or family Une, as either Joram, Ozias or Uzziah. But according to the Old Testament genealogy see i Chron. Like every other tenet of the Christian faith, we find these doctrines taught in heathen systems much older than Christianity, and whose antiquity antedates even the birth of Moses. On the contrary, it is saviorrs, that by a portion, and a large portion of the people of even those nations now called Christian, this claim has been steadily and unswervingly controverted, through the whole Une of history, stretching through the nearly two thousand years which have elapsed since his advent to earth.


The virgin, with her God-begotten child, was pictured imaginarily in the heavens from time immemorial.

Here, then, we observe a rivalship of claims, as to which of the remarkable personages who have figured in the world as Saviors, Messiahs, saviofs Sons of God, in different ages and different countries, can be considered the tme Savior and “sent of God;” or whether all should be, or the claims of all rejected.

Graves died at his home just north of Richmond, Indiana on 4 September Trivia About The World’s Sixte And the earthly or adopted father of the Grecian Savior, and God, Alcides, had to flee with him and his mother to Galem for crucivied from threatening danger. We do not observe that this claim to the infinite deityship of Jesus Christ cruciried been or is likely to be universally conceded. The title Savior is found in the legends of every religions country.

He, as a matter of course, must not only have a different origin, but one in the highest degree superior and supernatural. Readers should supplement this with some Joseph Campbell, crucifiev covers some of the same ground with a much broader social focus. In the first place there is the angel warning. Jesus says, “I and My Father are one. However, I can state definitively after a modern spell-check of the text cruckfied they are not particularly excessive compared to any given book from this period.

Faber, an English writer, in his “History of Idolatry,” tells us that Zoroaster prophetically declared, that “A virgin should conceive and bear a son, and a star would appear blazing at midday to signalize the occurrence.


The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors

Is it founded on fact or on fiction? I recommend reading this once at least, for the content if not for the writing.

The father of each was a carpenter. We find the stars acting directly a conspicuous part at the births of several of the Saviors, besides figuring in some cases by marking important events in their subsequent history.

Deva Crucidied, and Sammonocadam of Siam. It is argued that, as the story of the incarnation of the Christians’ Savior is of more recent date than that of these oriental and ancient religions as is conceded by Christians themselvesthe origin of the former is daviors indicated and foreshadowed as being an outgrowth from, if not a plagiarism upon the latter — a borrowed copy, of which the pagan stories furnish the original.

For researches into oriental history reveal the remarkable fact that stories of incarnate Gods answering to and resembling the miraculous character of Jesus Christ have been prevalent in most if not all the principal religions heathen nations of antiquity; and the accounts and narrations of some of these deific incarnations bear such a striking resemblance to that of the Christian Savior — not only in their general features, but in some cases in the most minute details, from the legend of the immaculate conception to that of the crucifixion, and subsequent ascension into heaven — that one might almost be mistaken for the other.

It’s amazing to know how many historical figures were crucified, even between tw This book contains fascinating history I had not been aware of.