Gospel and the Zodiac: The Secret Truth about Jesus by Bill Darlison

By Bill Darlison

Who used to be Jesus Christ? Did he exist?

For millennia the realm has been pushed through the diversities among the good patriarchal religions. Western civilization--or Christendom, because it used to be called--received its values and its self belief from a trust in God, the daddy, and Jesus, his purely son. yet what if this conviction have been based on an mistakes?

Who is the guy within the factually inconsistent Gospel tales? And who's the guy who makes a short visual appeal sporting a jar of water? This awesome research by way of a Unitarian minister means that Jesus by no means existed traditionally; he used to be easily a illustration of an astrological theology--a illustration, easily placed, of the zodiac signal of Aquarius. In The Gospel and the Zodiac, Reverend invoice Darlison demonstrates that each one the opposite symptoms are current too, in ideal zodiacal order. The Gospel tale isn't the made of historians or eyewitnesses, yet an older, mystical textual content produced by means of an old, esoteric tuition as a advisor to the Age of Pisces.

Every bit as revelatory and arguable because it sounds, The Gospel and the Zodiac will shake up the non secular established order, and in doing so, supply either a brand new examine a non secular icon and a deeper realizing of the religion that binds thousands jointly.

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But when the planets In evil mixture to disorder wander, What plagues and what portents, what mutiny, What raging of tl1e seas, shaking of the earth, Commotion in the winds! Frights, changes, horrors Divert and crack, rend and deracinate The unity and married calm of states Quite from their fixture ... Take but degree away, untune that string, And hark, what discord follows. (Shakespeare, Troilus and Cressida, Act 1, Sc. 3) In Charles Dickens' final, uncompleted work, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, the lawyer, Mr Grewgious, gazes meditatively at the stars ' as if he would have read in them something that was hidden from him'.

But the youth, looking upon him, loved him and began to beseech him that he might be with him. (Bamstone, page 342) Death and regeneration are, in astrology, Scorpionic themes and, interestingly, Clement tells us that this passage is located at the very beginning of what we have designated the 'Scorpio section ' of this Gospel. e. after chapter 10 verse 34. This fragment seems to support the theory that Mark's Gospel has under­ gone a number of revisions and that, in Barnstone's words, 'the canonical Gospel of Mark appears to be an abridgement of the Secret Gospel of Mark' (Barnstone, page 340).

The idea that the stars might be trying to communi­ cate with us in an unknown tongue belongs in the realm, not just of fantasy, but of absurdity, we think. We know all about the incomprehensible stellar distances; we know that even those stars which look close together are really billions of miles apart; we know that those tiny points of light, whose flick­ ering seems to invite us into dialogue, are really unimaginably large balls of mute, incandescent gas, which are daily yielding their secrets, not to 2H The Forgotten Language of the Stars li nguists, but to astronomers and physicists.

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