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The Origins of the Easter Holiday (part 2)

In my previous post, I began a short series on the origins of the Easter Holiday. That post explained the historical significance of the names “Semiramis” (the queen of heaven) and “Tammuz” as well as the idolatrous religion that was … Continue reading

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The Origins of the Easter Holiday (part 1)

On the holiday that we call Easter, Christians celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. We must admit, though, that questions surround this holiday. What do eggs have to do with an empty tomb? What does a bunny have to do … Continue reading

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Constantine & Christmas

(Post 2 of a series of 4) With¬†yesterday’s post I began a series on the origins of the traditions of our Christmas holiday. That post explained the winter solstice and the Roman holiday known as Saturnalia.¬†Now, with today’s post, I … Continue reading

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