Jesus Seminar draws one of its bigges...

Jesus Seminar draws one of its biggest crowds in Santa Cruz

There are 2 comments on the Contra Costa Times story from Mar 5, 2011, titled Jesus Seminar draws one of its biggest crowds in Santa Cruz. In it, Contra Costa Times reports that:

UC Santa Cruz junior Michelle Miller has questions about Jesus. A self-described Christian, Miller would like to know why certain stories and parables were included in the Bible while others were not.

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Since: Aug 10

Long Beach, CA

#1 Mar 5, 2011
dont forget to bring george bush over to sadams place with your own book---------an refer all comments out mouths some weres eles
Vivek Golikeri

Fort Lauderdale, FL

#2 Oct 31, 2011
A very good question. Christianity was first misunderstood by early Christians, and later hijacked by the Roman Empire and perverted from within. At the Council of Nicea the Emperor arbitrarily determined which books were allegedly from God, and imposed a death sentence on those holding unauthorized scripture.

Christianity, in one sense, is a religion based on human sacrifice. Had Jesus lived 1700 years later among the Hasidic Jews of eastern Europe, this whole bulls---t about his dying for our sins would never have been invented. Because by then Judaism had long since forgotten the whole concept of sacrifice, and evolved into a superior religion based on ethics and compassion.

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