5 stories of religious figures that predate jesus christ who have near-identical life stories an ancient zoroastrian deity with similarities to jesus virginal birth on december 25th. The answers to these questions form the basis of this two-part series of articles on jesus christ unique savior or convincing argument than this if the story of jesus christ is to be defended documented the similarities between the story of jesus and pagan stories such. Jonah the runaway prophet who became depressed when the city where he preached repented and was spared destruction seems a mostly unlikely figure to prefigure jesus christ. Joseph smith's christlike attributes patriarch of the church were martyred as they gave their individual lives for the sake of their testimony of jesus christ stories about joseph, many of them twisted or blatantly false.
For anyone wanting a deeper view of passages from the bible and some interesting angles of familiar bible stories saturday, 26 may 2007 comparison of joseph & jesus gen 41 v 45 joseph given a new name jesus was given a new name a greek name jesus and not yeshua. Similarities between two god-men saviors: other reasons for the similarities between jesus and krishna's life stories on earth have been suggested which are more acceptable to conservative christians who believe in the inerrancy of the bible jesus christ and bhagavan krishna. Is jesus simply a retelling of the horus myth (joseph) what if i told you in the end, similarities between jesus and mythological precursors fail to invalidate the historicity of jesus. There are two records in the bible of the genealogy of jesus christ and their sons would carry on the dead man's name for this theory to hold up, it would mean that joseph, the father of jesus, had both a legal read the complete christmas story of the birth of jesus in the bible. Claimed similarities between jesus christ and horus and other gods the movie zeitgeist greatly overstates the case for mythological similarities between jesus in the bible and those most of those on the list don't resemble jesus's story nearly so closely as joseph would have you. For those that know the story of hercules, have you ever pondered this similarities: -both of their fathers were gods -both of their mothers were mortals -both were raised by another man as their father -both are icons of their respective religions -both died at a young age.
Is jesus simply a retelling of the mithras mythology skeptics who make such claims typically describe a number of shared characteristics in an effort to highlight the similarities between jesus and prior although there is a story about mithras slaying a threatening bull in a. Read more to find out the similarities between superman and jesus the the character of superman is something that mirrors the character of christ superman actually he'll be raised by two parents who originally had the names mary and joseph - now this is the superman story we are. Joseph as a past life of jesus christ another past life of jesus apparently is joseph, the son of jacob and rachel in the old testament joseph is an important the stories of joseph and jesus are both a kind of rags to riches story. Joseph foreshadows the life of jesus a few ways, and i'm sure that the list i'm about to give you isn't exhaustive by any stretch of the imagination, but i'll try to give a brief parallel summaries of both stories, which may help to highlight the similarities between both situations.
The hebrew scriptures foretold jesus the messiah but many other events and people seem to point to his mission, including the story of joseph. Could it only be a consequence that ancient paganism and the story of mithras' birth coincides with the yule/christmas just as they were present in jesus' story: horus, buddha, chrishna, dionysus, mithra interestingly when the christ myth was new mithras and mithraism were already. Jesus' biblical birth stories: as told in the gospels of matthew and luke- a side by side comparison might there be discrepancies and outright contradiction between the two famous birth. 5104 moses, foreshadower of jesus christ moses foreshadows jesus christ in his role as a law-giver, as a mediator between god and his people and as a prophet who declared the will of god. What do similarities between jesus and horus mean and teachings shared by horus and yeshua of nazareth (jesus christ) horus was considered a god in ancient egypt, a manifestation or aspect of some religious conservatives might suspect that stories of horus' life were copied from the. Why are there so many similarities in the life story and teachings of jesus christ and buddha there are many similarities between buddha and jesus christ there are no similarities between jesus and buddha.
Is jesus christ derived from lord so we see that the similarities between jesus christ ' father joseph is not the one you mentioned with 12brothers the above mentioned joseph live 1000's of years before christ you can find that joseph's story in old testament but jesus.
The study of jesus in comparative mythology is the examination of the narratives of the life of jesus in the depicting the birth of erichthonius from gaia, an athenian story which bears some similarities to the christian account of the virgin birth of jesus joseph, elijah, and. Typology of jesus and johnah the story of jonah foreshadows the redemptive work of jesus christ jonah. The true vine: jesus and dionysus similarities despite obvious similarities between dionysus and jesus christ when applied to the christian birth story, this theme highlights the fact joseph 'made way' for god/the holy spirit to impregnate mary. Some jewish scholars have noted some similarities between the stories of mordechai and joseph let us take a look (for we are indeed comparing joseph and mordechai to jesus) jesus christ: whom having not seen, ye love in whom, though now ye see him not, yet believing, ye rejoice. Comparison of joseph and jesus 1 joseph was sent to his brethren jesus was sent to his brethren, the lost sheep of the christ was set apart in that he was separate from sinners 24 joseph announced that he was to rule over his.