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The Truth About Religion Essay

  • Submitted by: jfeathe1
  • on May 11, 2011
  • Category: Psychology
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The Truth about Religion

Name: Jacob Featherstone
Date: 10 Dec. 2010
ENG 101

          As everyone knows today, religion is one of the most profitable businesses in the economy. Well, it seems that the people behind religion have been lying to everyone all along. There is proof that the tale of the existence of Jesus never occurred. Three men were questioned during the times of; the time of: Jesus’ life, before Jesus’ life and after Jesus’ life. All three men answered saying they had never heard of a man named Jesus. Religion takes in millions of dollars a year, doesn’t pay taxes and they are always looking for a bit more. The sun has been worshiped by many in history. It was known as the most adored object of all time. Historians also watched the stars to predict what was going to happen and to tell stories. They used the constellations to signify and personify each age and representation of the zodiac. The sun was personified as the ‘god of mankind’ as he gave life to all on earth.
          Horus was known as the sun god in Egypt. He was born on 3000 B.C., December 25th. He was born of a virgin with a star in the east. He was adored by three kings and performed miracles such as: healing the sick and walking on water. He was crucified, buried for three days and then resurrected. (Robson) Attis was born of a virgin in Greece on December 25th. He was crucified, placed in tomb for three days and then resurrected. Krishna, the god of India, was born with a star in the east. He performed miracles and upon his death, was resurrected. Dionysus of Greece was born of a virgin on December 25th. He performed miracles and upon his death was resurrected. Mithra of Persia, had 12 disciples, was born of a virgin on December 25th, performed miracles and was
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dead for three days and then resurrected. Jesus Criest was born of a Virgin Mary on December 25th. At his birth, was adored by three kings. He had 12 disciples and performed miracles such as:...

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