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The Raglan Reduction

Pagan Copycat Theories 01/15/19

A look at the theories of Lord Raglan.

Minor League Copycats

Pagan Copycat Theories 01/15/19

A potpourri of failed copycat Christs.

Dionysus

Pagan Copycat Theories 01/14/19

Is the god of wine a match for Jesus?

Attis

Pagan Copycat Theories 01/14/19

Attis is another pagan Christ by sleight of semantic hand.

Horus and Osiris

Pagan Copycat Theories 01/14/19

Parallels between Jesus and these Egyptian deities requires imagination -- and obfuscation.

Krishna

Pagan Copycat Theories 01/14/19

Jesus didn't borrow from Krishna -- it was the other way around!

Buddha

Pagan Copycat Theories 01/14/19

Claims that Buddha was an imitation Christ are based mostly on semantic sleight of hand.

Zoroaster

Pagan Copycat Theories 01/14/19

Zoroaster's data is much too late for him to be a copycat Christ.