Mythicism

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The Eucharist of Horus

The flesh of Horus was likewise ritualistically consumed in the form of bread & wine in sources far pre-dating the Common Era.

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May 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

And the Third Day He shall Rise Again: The Lunar Osiris Easter Special, Part 5

In the final installment of this series, we cover the pre-Common Era sources proving Osiris was believed to have a bodily resurrection in his tomb on the third day after his burial.

May 1, 2019 · 2 Comments

By the Blood of the Lamb: The Lunar Osiris Easter Special, Part 4

Osiris was not just divine, but ovine as well…

April 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

Drinking the Blood of Osiris as Wine: The Lunar Osiris Easter Special, Part 3

Not only was his broken body eaten in the form of bread, but his shed blood turned water into wine and was itself consumed in the form of wine.

April 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

Eating the Body of Osiris as Broken Bread: The Lunar Osiris Easter Special Part 2

Having proven that Osiris’ body was broken, Part 2 shall prove that his broken body was literally eaten in the form of broken bread.

April 21, 2019 · 4 Comments

This is My Body, Which is Broken: The Lunar Osiris Easter Special, Part 1

In this 5 part series, we shall cover how many of the motifs of the current holiday season have their roots in lunar mythology, and most conspicuously parallel the mythos of the Egyptian god Osiris.

April 21, 2019 · 3 Comments

On Horus & the Spring Equinox

Yes, Horus had a birthday celebrated on both the winter solstice and the spring equinox.

March 20, 2019 · 2 Comments