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Well what kind of proof do you need? The preponderance of the evidence? 100% scientific testable beyond all doubt? How about as much evidence as there is for Mohammed's existence? What, specifically, do you need to accept it? And, do you apply the same standard to everything in the past, or just Jesus?
It is just silly and counter productive, someone prove to me Jesus really existed all ready!
Originally posted by SurfSpace
So, does this totally change the date for the Mayan calendar and would the end date happen later or has it already happened? Would I be able to collect social security earlier? Is the IRS going to try to get back taxes from those missing years? Are we voting for the president in the wrong years? Are we opening time capsules at the wrong times? Would my milk be expired now? Did Columbus discover America in 1492 or was it several years later? If we change the date might we be considered time travelers on some level? Oh the possibilities are mind boggling.
It was your request. I'm just trying to be helpful in a Boy Scout-y way.
someone prove to me Jesus really existed all ready!
Finding truth is always important. Mankind is uncomfortable saying "I don't care whether I know or not."
Originally posted by TheCelestialHuman
So let me get this straight, the year is 2012, humans have been around for 100 thousand years, and here we are disputing the birth date of a fictional character.
Originally posted by subjectzero
Jesus born earlier than thought, claims pope
(visit the link for the full news article)
The entire Christian calendar is based on a miscalculation, the Pope has declared, as he claims in a new book that Jesus was born several years earlier than commonly believed.
The 'mistake' was made by a sixth century monk known as Dionysius Exiguus or in English Dennis the Small, the 85-year-old pontiff claims in the book 'Jesus of Nazareth: The Infancy Narratives', published on Wednesday.
"The calculation of the beginning of our calendar – based on the birth of Jesus – was made by Dionysius Ex.
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