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The Original Scriptures E1
The original manuscripts which had been buried in "East Israel", that is Iraq.
The problem is how to distinguish between who were actual Christians and who were instead messianic Jews, the sort that caused Jerusalem and its temple to be destroyed by the Romans. Don't get the two mixed up. One group was all for war, and the other (the church of Jesus) was not.
The harsh reality is that modern Christianity comes from Paul
8 Now I say that Christ has been made a servant of the circumcision for the truth of God, that he might confirm the promises given to the fathers, 9 and that the Gentiles might glorify God for his mercy. As it is written,
“Therefore will I give praise to you among the Gentiles,
and sing to your name.”(2 Sam 22:50, Ps 18:49)
10 Again he says,
“Rejoice, you Gentiles, with his people.”(Deut 32:43)
“Praise the Lord, all you Gentiles!
Let all the peoples praise him.”(Ps 117:1)
12 Again, Isaiah says,
“There will be the root of Jesse,
he who arises to rule over the Gentiles;
in him the Gentiles will hope.”(Is 11:10)
16 that I should be a servant of Christ Jesus to the Gentiles, serving as a priest the Good News of God, that the offering up of the Gentiles might be made acceptable, sanctified by the Holy Spirit. ... 18 ...for the obedience of the Gentiles,
25 But now, I say, I am going to Jerusalem, serving the saints. 26 For it has been the good pleasure of Macedonia and Achaia to make a certain contribution for the poor among the saints who are at Jerusalem. 27 Yes, it has been their good pleasure, and they are their debtors. For if the Gentiles have been made partakers of their spiritual things, they owe it to them also to serve them in fleshly things.
Racism for the sake of an imagined holding to some form of ancient Judaism which may or may not have ever existed, is a big mistake and is inexcusable in today's world.
. . . their spiritual things . . .
It is clearly not magical hocus-pocus or even presumptuous effrontery to draw payment on a permanant blank check at the command of your Father. No classical god, as far as we have seen, or mystery deity that we know of, has been so lavish in his concern and so legal minded as to have his contracts put into writing.
Welton, as quoted in Apocalypticism, Prophecy, and Magic in Early Christianity: Collected Essays, by David E. Aune. page 411
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. . . several Messianic Jewish groups all claiming to be followers of ‘Iesous’ out there in the wild –
That’s why modern serious textual bibilical scholars use the term ‘Christianities’ in the plural to more accurately describe the actual situation on the ground in real time.