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Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« on: March 16, 2018, 02:45:42 PM »
My father, who "converted' to Roman Catholicism because my mother was Roman Catholic (his father was an Evangelical Protestant Minister - they were the "Church of Christ"; they were basically conservative Baptists who believed the Baptists erred when it came to instruments) - has really held on to his Protestant beliefs and really didn't learn anything in his catechism course. He only converted because he wanted to stop being embarrassed when everyone went up for communion. He's been listening to a "very well informed" Protestant minister on the radio "who is a Bible-believing Christian" and is a conspiracy theorist.

What he (the radio commentary) has spoken about extensively, however, is how the "Roman Catholic Church," you know, "the Whore of Babylon", actually has adapted Pagan rituals, especially with the use of the Eucharist, which was adapted from "Pagan Sun Worshippers in Egypt" who "worshiped Horace and believed that the Sun came down and became wafers."

And of course, I'm falling to the Illuminati's trappings by being a sheep who partakes in sun worship in the Orthodox Church. He of course doesn't listen to anything I say when I show him Saint Justin Martyr's letters showing the Eucharist from very, very early on, or showing the "Thanksgiving" in the Didache and how it's the same as the Eucharist, or showing how in the Letter of Clement the early Church had bishops.

I have heard this claim throughout my entire life from ignorant Protestant ministers, and what comes to mind immediately is that of Jack Chick and his comic.



Of course, you know those good ole Pagans believed in "Transubstantiation" (a term from Aquinas) and used "unleavened Eucharistic bread" (which we know the current form of Roman Catholic bread came around the 800s) and of course, their priests used "Chi Ro" staffs for Osiris worship (which is a Christian symbol that didn't exist before Christianity in any form).


But this is a "popular" theory among all these Protestants.

For example,
http://www.end-times-prophecy.org/roman-catholic-sun-worship-eucharist.html
http://biblelight.net/verita.htm
http://www.the-ten-commandments.org/origin_of_babylon_sun_worship.html


Where the heck did this theory have origins from? Are these just uneducated Protestants who seek prophecy applying solely to them by reading the Old Testament, finding correlations in unlikely places? Is there any academic origins of this theory?
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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #1 on: March 16, 2018, 03:45:52 PM »
No idea about Egyptians or Babylonians, but Mithraists had a rite of sharing bread, which they may have copied themselves from Christian practice.
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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #2 on: March 16, 2018, 03:53:42 PM »
Is there any academic origins of this theory?

If you like to think of academia over the years as something pure and special, you're in for a host of bitter surprises. In this particular case, the High Modern academic period was full of anti-ecclesiastical, anti-Semitic assertions like these, and it was still being pushed hard in some courses in my grandparents' college days.

However, most of what you're describing is (whatever its abstruse origins) from the work of American anti-Catholics in the late 1800s. There was a national craze to express every slander and prejudice you can imagine, which in some cases erupted into actual violence (the burning of a nunnery comes to mind) and legislation. Some of Chick Publications' books are reproductions or reworkings of books from that era. But Jack Chick being Jack Chick, a lot of it is also new. I have a secret to tell you about Fundamentalist Christians in America: They lie. Not just sophisticate, obfuscate -- tho they do this too -- but baldly and sometimes viciously lie.

It all comes down to hatred.
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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #3 on: March 16, 2018, 04:24:36 PM »
I have a secret to tell you about Fundamentalist Christians in America: They lie. Not just sophisticate, obfuscate -- tho they do this too -- but baldly and sometimes viciously lie.

They pervert the Eighth/Ninth Commandment by portraying themselves and their activities in the most favorable light and portraying anyone not of their ilk as being the spawn of S***n.

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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #4 on: March 21, 2018, 09:38:31 AM »
You know the story of Pied Piper with flute taking from city whomever listen to his song putting them to danger?

This is another song of Pied Piper that takes people and families and children and fathers and mothers from immortality to not having life in them . Who listens to him gets in trouble.

Who listens to bible and Holy Liturgy and goes to Eastern orthodox Church gets immortality,.

You choose.
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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #5 on: March 21, 2018, 10:19:54 AM »
You know the story of Pied Piper with flute taking from city whomever listen to his song putting them to danger?

This is another song of Pied Piper that takes people and families and children and fathers and mothers from immortality to not having life in them . Who listens to him gets in trouble.

Who listens to bible and Holy Liturgy and goes to Eastern orthodox Church gets immortality,.

You choose.

I'm not convinced of the claim, especially because most claims are tied to ideas which are postschism. For example, saying "Transubstantiation occurred during Pagan Egypt with Sun Wafers, which is what occurs with Catholic Eucharistic adoration" is a stupid claim.
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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #6 on: March 21, 2018, 01:21:41 PM »


A classic one.

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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #7 on: March 21, 2018, 02:05:13 PM »
A guy with a giant fish coming out the back of his head looks nothing like a man with a hat that stands for the flame of the Holy Spirit.
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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #8 on: March 21, 2018, 02:34:50 PM »


A classic one.

Oh come on. I could do better than that from just a couple of Google Images searching!

"The Whore of Babylon and her offspring children - the Orthodox Church, for example - have simply adopted Pagan worship into their own belief system in order to spread their political influence. One example of this is Egypt; Egypt itself stole the Babylonian gods that were worshiped, and compare this image of a Babylonian Patriarch to the Orthodox Patriarch of Alexandria."


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May God one day unite me with the Holy Orthodox Catholic Church. And may God forgive me for my consistent sins of the flesh and any blasphemous and carnal desire, as well as forgive me whenever I act prideful, against the desire of my Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, to be a Temple of the Holy Spirit.

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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #9 on: March 21, 2018, 02:37:35 PM »
Let's see if people can notice the sleight of hand I pulled.
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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #10 on: March 21, 2018, 03:06:30 PM »
This sort of thing mostly makes sense to those whose grasp of history is limited to what they ate last week.
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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #11 on: March 21, 2018, 03:15:35 PM »
Undebunkable proof that orthodox are pagans, look at the snakes in his staff.

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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #12 on: March 21, 2018, 03:24:26 PM »
Undebunkable proof that orthodox are pagans, look at the snakes in his staff.



You have to show us where Orthodox Church says put 2 snakes in that whatever it is. If it is a personal choice is not Church to blame.
We are not Luther that saw a drunk priest or whatever he saw and got the idea that ALL Church failed even if Bible told him that the gates of Hell will not prevail.
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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #13 on: March 21, 2018, 03:35:30 PM »


A classic one.

When I salute I have the hand like pope and the other guy. Does it mean I am pope? I did not know that. I have to change my salute as not to bring confusion.

Coincidences. This is what they are.

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« Reply #14 on: March 21, 2018, 03:46:51 PM »
Undebunkable proof that orthodox are pagans, look at the snakes in his staff.



You have to show us where Orthodox Church says put 2 snakes in that whatever it is. If it is a personal choice is not Church to blame.
We are not Luther that saw a drunk priest or whatever he saw and got the idea that ALL Church failed even if Bible told him that the gates of Hell will not prevail.

At a second look I see a cross on top of two snakes that is Cross or Christianity defeating the snakes that can symbolise paganism. Or Cross of Christianity defeating death and Hell.
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« Reply #15 on: March 21, 2018, 05:08:09 PM »
Let's see if people can notice the sleight of hand I pulled.

I have a couple of clues but nothing positive. Will you tell us?
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« Reply #16 on: March 21, 2018, 05:26:38 PM »
Let's see if people can notice the sleight of hand I pulled.

I have a couple of clues but nothing positive. Will you tell us?

Me labeling a Babylonian king as a Patriarch, as well as the false assumption that Egyptian mythology is the same as Babylonian mythology.
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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #18 on: March 22, 2018, 07:24:20 AM »
Juliogb accidentally trolling pasadi. This is awesome.
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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #19 on: March 22, 2018, 12:07:38 PM »
Undebunkable proof that orthodox are pagans, look at the snakes in his staff.



You do realize the significance of the bishop's staff, right?

Read up about Moses in the desert, and how God told him to raise his staff with a snake on it, and how all who gazed upon it lived, and the others all died from snake bites.  The "looking upon" the uplifted staff is compared to looking to Christ for salvation, and therefore, the staff has the cross and the snakes on it.

Unless you consider God and Moses to be a pagans, this argument holds no water.
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« Reply #20 on: March 22, 2018, 01:00:55 PM »
Undebunkable proof that orthodox are pagans, look at the snakes in his staff.



You do realize the significance of the bishop's staff, right?

Read up about Moses in the desert, and how God told him to raise his staff with a snake on it, and how all who gazed upon it lived, and the others all died from snake bites.  The "looking upon" the uplifted staff is compared to looking to Christ for salvation, and therefore, the staff has the cross and the snakes on it.

Unless you consider God and Moses to be a pagans, this argument holds no water.

Nah - it's obvs pagan.
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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #22 on: March 22, 2018, 01:23:48 PM »
I mean, have you seen this website?

https://www.jesus-is-savior.com/False%20Religions/Russian_Orthodox/ro-idolatry.htm

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« Reply #23 on: March 22, 2018, 03:23:07 PM »
ok ok, but what about this, clearly a death cult.


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« Reply #25 on: March 23, 2018, 03:54:52 PM »
ok ok, but what about this, clearly a death cult.



2 Kings 13:21 Once while some Israelites were burying a man, suddenly they saw a band of raiders; so they threw the man's body into Elisha's tomb. When the body touched Elisha's bones, the man came to life and stood up on his feet.

Relicves can heal.

Very nice, the Church that gives eternal life named death cult so people get scared and stay without life in them. Clever but bad. Piper Pied song . Ask God for once and find where the true Church is.

Get over it.

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« Reply #26 on: March 23, 2018, 08:33:10 PM »
A guy with a giant fish coming out the back of his head looks nothing like a man with a hat that stands for the flame of the Holy Spirit.

Also, AFAIK modern scholars usually now interpret the Philistine (not Babylonian) Dagon as a corn deity, not a fish.

I wonder what the person who put that meme together thinks of all the Christians who stick the ἰχθύς on the back of their cars.
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« Reply #27 on: March 23, 2018, 08:35:03 PM »
ok ok, but what about this, clearly a death cult.



2 Kings 13:21 Once while some Israelites were burying a man, suddenly they saw a band of raiders; so they threw the man's body into Elisha's tomb. When the body touched Elisha's bones, the man came to life and stood up on his feet.

Relicves can heal.

Very nice, the Church that gives eternal life named death cult so people get scared and stay without life in them. Clever but bad. Piper Pied song . Ask God for once and find where the true Church is.

Get over it.

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Julio is Orthodox. He's just making fun of bad Protestant arguments.
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« Reply #28 on: March 23, 2018, 08:40:06 PM »
I mean, have you seen this website?

https://www.jesus-is-savior.com/False%20Religions/Russian_Orthodox/ro-idolatry.htm

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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #29 on: March 24, 2018, 01:23:41 AM »
I think my favorite thing about that page is his obsession with tying everything with a skull on it to the Skull and Bones, as if a bunch of drunk Yalies are really an ancient and powerful order. It's like something Robert Shea and Robert Anton Wilson would come up with.
Isn't it hilarious how a disciple of Sola Scriptura missed what Golgotha means?
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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #30 on: March 24, 2018, 04:14:04 AM »
I think my favorite thing about that page is his obsession with tying everything with a skull on it to the Skull and Bones, as if a bunch of drunk Yalies are really an ancient and powerful order. It's like something Robert Shea and Robert Anton Wilson would come up with.
Isn't it hilarious how a disciple of Sola Scriptura missed what Golgotha means?

Really.
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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #31 on: March 24, 2018, 02:36:59 PM »
My father, who "converted' to Roman Catholicism because my mother was Roman Catholic (his father was an Evangelical Protestant Minister - they were the "Church of Christ"; they were basically conservative Baptists who believed the Baptists erred when it came to instruments) - has really held on to his Protestant beliefs and really didn't learn anything in his catechism course. He only converted because he wanted to stop being embarrassed when everyone went up for communion. He's been listening to a "very well informed" Protestant minister on the radio "who is a Bible-believing Christian" and is a conspiracy theorist.

What he (the radio commentary) has spoken about extensively, however, is how the "Roman Catholic Church," you know, "the Whore of Babylon", actually has adapted Pagan rituals, especially with the use of the Eucharist, which was adapted from "Pagan Sun Worshippers in Egypt" who "worshiped Horace and believed that the Sun came down and became wafers."

And of course, I'm falling to the Illuminati's trappings by being a sheep who partakes in sun worship in the Orthodox Church. He of course doesn't listen to anything I say when I show him Saint Justin Martyr's letters showing the Eucharist from very, very early on, or showing the "Thanksgiving" in the Didache and how it's the same as the Eucharist, or showing how in the Letter of Clement the early Church had bishops.

I have heard this claim throughout my entire life from ignorant Protestant ministers, and what comes to mind immediately is that of Jack Chick and his comic.



Of course, you know those good ole Pagans believed in "Transubstantiation" (a term from Aquinas) and used "unleavened Eucharistic bread" (which we know the current form of Roman Catholic bread came around the 800s) and of course, their priests used "Chi Ro" staffs for Osiris worship (which is a Christian symbol that didn't exist before Christianity in any form).


But this is a "popular" theory among all these Protestants.

For example,
http://www.end-times-prophecy.org/roman-catholic-sun-worship-eucharist.html
http://biblelight.net/verita.htm
http://www.the-ten-commandments.org/origin_of_babylon_sun_worship.html


Where the heck did this theory have origins from? Are these just uneducated Protestants who seek prophecy applying solely to them by reading the Old Testament, finding correlations in unlikely places? Is there any academic origins of this theory?

Was it Bill Cooper?

https://archive.org/details/MysteryBabylonSeries-WilliamCoopertranscriptIncl

His Mystery Babylon series is a great listeen, and give a perspective on esoteric societies, and ghnostic thinking.
Cooper was a Christian but explains alot about the mystery schools.

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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #32 on: March 24, 2018, 03:34:17 PM »
Yes, but I was disturbed with some of the conclusions which my father was coming up with - particularly with the conclusions of Catholic Egyptian sun worship, which is a logical claim that I've seen several times and have not found any solid evidence or even historical logic to substantiate such a claim, such that I was wondering where the origins of the theory come from. When my father told me the Eucharist comes from the Egyptians putting unleavened wafers out in the sun so that sunlight would hit the wafers and consume " the son / sun ", I disrespectfully snickered at him, because that contradicts so much information of Christian history I already know; particularly the development of wafers from the 800s.

Perhaps there is some history im unaware of, and I was wondering where such claims come from.

And he was an Evangelical Christian, not merely "a Christian."
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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #33 on: March 24, 2018, 03:45:55 PM »
A guy with a giant fish coming out the back of his head looks nothing like a man with a hat that stands for the flame of the Holy Spirit.

Also, AFAIK modern scholars usually now interpret the Philistine (not Babylonian) Dagon as a corn deity, not a fish.

I wonder what the person who put that meme together thinks of all the Christians who stick the ἰχθύς on the back of their cars.

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May God one day unite me with the Holy Orthodox Catholic Church. And may God forgive me for my consistent sins of the flesh and any blasphemous and carnal desire, as well as forgive me whenever I act prideful, against the desire of my Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, to be a Temple of the Holy Spirit.

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Re: Eucharistic "Babylonian - Egyptian" Sun Worship
« Reply #34 on: March 24, 2018, 05:02:21 PM »
Yes, but I was disturbed with some of the conclusions which my father was coming up with - particularly with the conclusions of Catholic Egyptian sun worship, which is a logical claim that I've seen several times and have not found any solid evidence or even historical logic to substantiate such a claim, such that I was wondering where the origins of the theory come from. When my father told me the Eucharist comes from the Egyptians putting unleavened wafers out in the sun so that sunlight would hit the wafers and consume " the son / sun ", I disrespectfully snickered at him, because that contradicts so much information of Christian history I already know; particularly the development of wafers from the 800s.

Perhaps there is some history im unaware of, and I was wondering where such claims come from.

And he was an Evangelical Christian, not merely "a Christian."

A perfect storm of fantastic imagination, high modernists like James Frazer improbably combining with anti-Catholics like the Know-Nothing party. None of it could have arisen outside the particular milieu of the 1800s, in my opinion, altho it's only fair to acknowledge remnants of such attacks remain in academia and seminaries, usually very very watered-down. For the real stuff, nowadays, you have to find crazy fringe groups.
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