A documented record of the Foundations of the Christian Religions. Contents include: Pagan Frauds – Christian Precedents; Hebrew Holy Forgeries; Christian . Joseph Wheless (Montgomery County, Tennessee ) was an American lawyer who According to Wheless not only had no one called Jesus ever lived, but Christianity and the Bible are based on deliberate fraud, Works. Is it God’s Word ; Debunking the Law of Moses ; Forgery in Christianity Forgery in Christianity has 13 ratings and 2 reviews. sologdin said: i really want to love this, but its ambitious argument is not well substantiated by.
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How accurate are the quotations in Wheless’ Forgery in Christianity?
I-Ie mentions defence of life and of honour, and the safe custody of a secret. If a judge discovers an evident forgery he ought to repudiate the document forbery punish the guilty party; but in case he considers it merely christianiyt he ought to make inquiries at the office of the Roman Curia which is supposed to have issued it.
There are few if any from the modern non-English speaking world. He reaches the climax in his famous Lives of josepn Saints. The Churches, the Federal Council of Churches, the Vicar of God and his adjutants, all ply amain the arts of enslaving the babe in the cradle, the child in the school. Father Jerome’s own high regard for truth and his zeal in propaganda of fables for edification of the ignorant ex-pagan Christians is illustrated in numberless instances.
The quote is fair, provided that the analogy with soothing a sick patient is remembered.
Substitution of false documents and tampering with genuine ones was quite a trade in the Middle Ages. But should you meet with a person not yet believing the gospel, how would you reply to him were he to say, I do not believe? He was son of Joseph Wheless Sr. Nevertheless he calls forth limitless applause and endless acclamations.
Eusebius is not mentioned here. The blessed Cyprian takes Tertullian for hcristianity master, as his writings prove; yet, delighted as he is with the ability of this learned and zealous writer he does not join him in following Montanus and Maximilla. There are also mountains of gold which however men cannot approach by reason of the griffins, dragons, and huge monsters which haunt them; for such are the guardians which avarice needs for its treasures.
To ask other readers questions about Forgery in Christianityplease sign up. It’s mentioned in passing in the middle of a passage as vehement as possible in the opposite direction. To quote the proverb, “With one hand one offers bread, in the other one holds a stone. Newton Baker Dan Barker Rev. Even the worst author may set someone on the path towards the light of knowledge. This information is derived christianoty the PL, and from the articles given below.
Catholic Encyclopedia, “Forgery, Forger”:. The first 50 sermons in the collection are plainly composed by a single writer with a characteristic style, who cyristianity to Sigebert of Gembloux as his ‘compatriot’ in sermon 31 and makes considerable use josepb the works of Petrus Comestor Bonnes, p.
The “liberty” is not that represented by Wheless, but rather the liberty to christiaanity the untrue, dishonest and pornographic. Wheless was raised Southern Methodist but later questioned the verity of the scriptures, studying their sources in detail. In any case, download times tend to be shorter, and modems and servers faster, than they were. In this country we saw many men and women without heads, who had two great eyes in their breasts; and in countries still more southly, we saw people who had but one eye in their foreheads.
The great Bishop did not, however, it seems, read his own code when it came to preaching unto edification, for in one of his own sermons he thus relates a very notable experience: To teach a disciple is one thing; to vanquish an opponent, another. Augustine is frankly neo-Platonist ; as soon as a contradiction arises, he never hesitates to subordinate his philosophy to religion, reason to faith.
I have been unable to locate the real source for the quote. Chrisianity when those on whose authority I have consented to believe in the gospel tell me not to believe in Manichaeus, how can I but consent?
This is an absolute must-read for anyone looking for ammunition to counter the argument that the longevity of Christianity is evidence of its legitimacy. Some text seems to have been omitted in error. And often it is necessary to deceive, and to do the greatest benefits by means of this josepg, whereas he who has gone by a straight course has done great mischief to christinity person whom he has not deceived.
He was son of Joseph Wheless Sr. Augustine to christianlty the existence of this influence. But this joaeph not the case: In case of an apparent difference between faith and science, he takes the following logical position: These computer books are reprints of suppressed books and will cover American and world history; the Biographies and writings of famous persons, and especially of our nations Founding Joxeph.
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The great Church Father, Bishop St. These are presumably the numbers referred to in the contents pages though these are internally inconsistent! Anton Klink marked it as to-read Jun 15, Views Read Edit View history. The same learned critic thus wisely concludes his study: It would be impossible for anyone who has read the works of St.