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Summary of argument if you assume that everyone in the New Testament is secretly and conspiratorially other people in the New Testament or Josephus , then it radically changes the story and meaning of it all.Why yes Yes it does And if I assume that Huck Finn is actually secretly the Terminator, that story also radically changes But see, I didn t write a book on it and trick people into wasting their cash on it So there I m the better man. I actually did not finish this book Will check it out again later. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here Having attending Catholic school and growing up in the deeply religious and evangelical south, I grew to distrust the Biblical cherry picking that most people claim as Christianity This book confirmed my nagging suspicions about the very apparent juxtaposition of the Apostle Paul vs what Jesus said and taught I have innately always believed mainstream Christianity was a hoax intended as a means of control of the masses This book confirmed what I have always felt Paul was the first televange Having attending Catholic school and growing up in the deeply religious and evangelical south, I grew to distrust the Biblical cherry picking that most people claim as Christianity This book confirmed my nagging suspicions about the very apparent juxtaposition of the Apostle Paul vs what Jesus said and taught I have innately always believed mainstream Christianity was a hoax intended as a means of control of the masses This book confirmed what I have always felt Paul was the first televangelist and the modern Christianity that grew from his works is nothingthan a cudgel with which to control people uneducated, weak minded, magical thinking people who have been left out of the prosperity of the few prosperity made off the toil and sacrafice of the masses Since reading this book, I am everconvinced of the wisdom of dieism, and that at some point perhaps not in my lifetime Christianity will be exposed for what it is the greatest hoax ever committed ^FREE BOOK ↠ Judas of Nazareth: How the Greatest Teacher of First-Century Israel Was Replaced by a Literary Creation ☔ An investigation into the historical Jesus and the veracity of the Gospels Reveals the biblical Jesus as a composite figure, a blend of the political revolutionary Judas the Galilean and Paul s divine human Christ figure Matches the events depicted in the New Testament with historically verifiable events in Josephus history, pushing Jesus life back than a decade Demonstrates how each New Testament Gospel is dependent upon Paul s mythologized Christ theology, designed to promote Paul s Christianity and serve the interests of the fledgling Gentile Christian communities Scholars have spent years questioning aspects of the historical Jesus How can we know what Jesus said and did when Jesus himself wrote nothing Can we trust the Gospels, written by unknown authorstoyears after Jesus death And why do other sources from the time not speak of this messianic figure known as Christ Drawing on the histories of Josephus, Tacitus, Suetonius, and Pliny as well as the Dead Sea Scrolls, Daniel Unterbrink contends that the Jesus of the Bible was actually a composite figure, a clever blend of the Jewish freedom fighter Judas the Galilean and Paul s divine human Christ figure created in the middle of the first century CE Revealing why Paul was known as a liar, enemy, and traitor in other Jewish literature, he shows that the New Testament Gospels are not transcripts of actual history but creative works of historical fiction designed to promote Paul s Christianity and serve the interests of the fledgling Gentile Christian communities He demonstrates how each Gospel is written in light of the success of Paul s religion and dependent upon his later perspective Matching the events depicted in the New Testament with the historically verifiable events in Josephus history, Unterbrink pushes the dating of Jesus life back nearly a generation to a revolutionary time in ancient Judea He shows that the real historical Jesus the physical man behind the fictional stories in Paul s Gospels was Judas the Galilean a messianic pretender and Torah observant revolutionary bent on overthrowing the Roman government and galvanizing the Jewish people behind his vision of the coming Kingdom of God In the greatest cover up of history, this teacher of first century Israel was replaced by the literary creation known as Jesus of Nazareth