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Offline prodromas

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The "lost years"
« on: September 06, 2007, 08:37:40 AM »
What do the Saints or the church say about the "lost" years of Christ between the ages of 13 to 30? (Or even general opinions) My philosophy teacher said he heard a theory that he went and preached in China and the Orient but this is from an existential atheist so just putting the question out there!
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Offline falafel333

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Re: The "lost years"
« Reply #1 on: September 06, 2007, 10:01:37 AM »
"Then He went down with them and came to Nazareth, and was subject to them..." (Luke 2:51)

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Re: The "lost years"
« Reply #2 on: September 06, 2007, 11:02:43 AM »
As far as I know nothing is said about them however I am aware of the idea you mention which I do not believe has any more basis than the false arguments about why the shepherds could not have been in the fields at night.
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