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I’m Not Even Certain of My Uncertainty

Reading books like Finding Oz and The Jesus Mysteries, both generally enjoyable reads but prone to ridiculous assertions when trying to argue their main theses, reminds me of my general distaste for thesis writing. Unfortunately for me, this was the … Continue reading

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Unsolved Mystery Religions

I just finished reading the book The Jesus Mysteries, by Timothy Freke and Peter Gandy. The book’s main idea, which I’d come across before, is that Christianity is essentially a Jewish version of the mystery religions that were popular in … Continue reading

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