Few bother to read and understand what is written in the Bible or think critically about what Christian doctrine implies. Each point listed below presents a claim for questioning the authenticity of Christianity.
Santa Claus is a pagan mockery of God the Father with white hair, grandfatherly image, eternal, lives in the North, unlimited resources, omniscient of children's behavior, omnipresent for a night, hears confessions, comes as a thief, blesses children, and distributes judgment for works.
Christianity is giving gifts unexpected without obligation to reciprocate Luke English parliament under Oliver Cromwell outlawed it in and punished violaters. Xmas is most adored by women, whom God calls silly and weak II Tim 3: Jesus was not born in December, for one-half year back from Passover is rather October.
Jesus was not born in December, for shepherds did not stay in the fields during winter. Jesus was not born in December, for taxation would not have been in the dead of winter.
Jesus was not born in December, for wise taxation would have been shortly after harvest.
Jesus was not born in December, for careful calculation of the priest's courses exclude it. Emperor Aurelian picked December 25 for this holiday in to worship the sun god. December 25 was chosen by being the date of the winter solstice in the Julian calendar.
Satan uses this pagan feast to steal glory from the Son of God for ignorant sun worship.
Christmas American-style is oppression of parents by greedy children Isaiah 3: Jesus promised that the majority are on the wrong road leading to death Matt 7: Charles Spurgeon, the most popular Baptist minister, preached against it as late as Hindus, Jews, Mormons, Pagans, and other cults celebrate it while despising Jesus.
New Testament charity may accommodate weakness, but it cannot error Romans Upon the death of George Washington in , two thirds of his eulogies referred to him as "America's Moses," with one orator saying that "Washington has been the same to us as Moses was to the Children of Israel.".
the LORD condemns using pagan religious practices in His worship (Deut ) the LORD condemns adding to or taking away from His commandments (Deut ). The introduction of Moses in the first chapters of Exodus marks a new, a second beginning in the Bible’s account of the history of Israel.
The first beginning had been in the Book of Genesis with Abraham and the patriarchs that followed him.
There the focus was on Israel as a family bound in. According to the Bible, God killed or authorized the killings of up to 25 million people.
This is the God of which Jesus was an integral part. Table of contents. Summary. Death and suffering is everywhere! How can an all-powerful, loving God allow suffering?
Multitudes have rejected God because of suffering! Contents: God reveals Himself to Moses. Satan confronts Moses. The creation of this earth and all forms of life hereon. Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden.