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Cracked.com’s shockingly crappy article about ‘Religulous’ and ‘Zeitgeist’

Christ in Egypt: The Horus-Jesus Connection

Cracked.com had an article disparaging documentaries “shockingly full of crap” that included the first “Zeitgeist” film. Unfortunately, the article itself – which had almost a million views in one day – is shockingly full of crap, as the author has a very superficial knowledge of the subject of comparative religion and mythology. Note that she […]

Help free Egyptian atheist activist jailed in Kuwait on blasphemy charges!

The least we can do for this poor man is to sign the petition, which I’ve done. If nothing else, the attention is giving him hope. http://www.change.org/petitions/government-of-kuwait-free-humanist-atheist-activist-abdel-aziz-mohamed-albaz Blasphemy laws are the mark of a barbaric culture. No one should be imprisoned for questioning religious doctrine. The West has already been through its Inquisition – we […]

Re-thinking American policy toward Egypt: How the U.S. should approach the current turmoil

By Tawfik Hamid www.tawfikhamid.com The recent violence that erupted in Cairo was an inevitable result of the recent illegal declaration by President Morsi. This declaration essentially concentrated all governmental powers (executive, legislative, and judicial) in his own hands. This dictatorial act, which is eerily reminiscent of the Nazi power grab in 1930s Germany, has created […]

Was Jesus married?

Some of you asked for it, so here it is! My hot-off-the-presses analysis of this papyrus fragment: Did Jesus have a wife? So says an ancient Egyptian papyrus In the press release of this papyrus discovery, Dr. King “repeatedly cautioned that this fragment should not be taken as proof that Jesus, the historical person, was […]

Egyptian influence on Christianity radio show

Christ in Egypt: The Horus-Jesus Connection

Right now and all weekend will be a replay of my radio discussion with Miguel Conner about my book Christ in Egypt! Here is the “teaser”: http://www.aeonbytegnosticradio.com/2012/08/teaser-for-wisdom-god-thoth-08042012.html At that link, Miguel writes: Our rebroadcast is “The Egyptian Influence on Gnosticism & Christianity.” Virgin, cutting-edge evidence finally reveals the stunning span, sophistication and influence of the […]

Archaeologist: Egyptian religion forms the roots of Jewish, Christian, Islamic religious tree

Christ in Egypt: The Horus-Jesus Connection

As has been the claim by some for decades and centuries… In the History Channel video below, an Arab-Egyptian archaeologist inside the pyramid of King Teti (c. 2345-2333 BCE), where early inscriptions of the ancient Egyptian sacred writings called the Pyramid Texts can be found, makes the following remarks: “Everybody was believing he will stand […]

Christ in Egypt discussion on Booktalk.org

Christ in Egypt: The Horus-Jesus Connection

I’m delighted to announce that my book Christ in Egypt: The Horus-Jesus Connection has been chosen for discussion at the popular site BookTalk.org. You can find the various discussion threads here: http://www.booktalk.org/christ-in-egypt-the-horus-jesus-connection-by-d-m-murdock-f180.html All who wish to join are welcome to do so – BookTalk.org is well moderated and very civil. It’s a great forum for […]

Egyptian Muslim cleric: ‘When I want a sex-slave, I go to the market and buy her’

Egyptian-American activist Raymond Ibrahim has written an article discussing remarks by “popular” Egyptian Muslim cleric Abu Ishaq al-Huwaini justifying the invasion, plunder and rape of non-Muslim lands, in order to enrich Muslims. Ibrahim also cites recent cases of this behavior, justified by Islamic doctrines, as put forth by such preachers as al-Huwaini. In a speech […]

HORUS IS A SUN GOD!!!

I wrote that title in all caps, because no matter how many times that fact is repeated, no matter how much evidence is proffered, the mistake, inaccuracy or downright lie is constantly being put forth that Horus was NOT a sun god. This blatant error is made not by professional Egyptologists, of course, but by […]

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