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First Portrait Of Jesus?

In reality there has been only one Christian, and he died on the Cross. Said Friedrich Nietszche. Is this the man whom Nietszche spoke of? New archeological evidence says maybe. The fascinating photo bears the impression of what researchers say could very well be the earliest image of Christ. From the London Daily Mail: The…

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Christmas And Its Origins

Syncretism is a word that means combining or reconciling opposing practices and principles. It is most commonly used in a religious or philosophical context, and as with Easter, Christmas too is syncretic in its origins: a pagan celebration whose provenance long predates Christ’s birth, but which eventually made its way into the Christian mainstream. In…

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