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    The Sacred Mushroom and the Cross: A Study of the Nature and Origins of Christianity Within the Fertility Cults of the Ancient Near East (Paperback) By (author) John M Allegro, Foreword by Carl A P Ruck, Preface by J R Irvin

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    DescriptionWhere did God come from? What do the bible stories really tell us? Who or what was Jesus Christ? This book challenges everything we think we know about the nature of religion. The ancient fertility cult at the heart of Christianity The living power of cultic rites and symbols The sacred mushroom as the emblem and embodiment of divinity The secret meaning of biblical myths The language of religion that links us to our ancestors The Sacred Mushroom and the Cross sets out John Allegro's quest through a family tree of languages to find the truth about where Christianity came from.


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    Title
    The Sacred Mushroom and the Cross
    Subtitle
    A Study of the Nature and Origins of Christianity Within the Fertility Cults of the Ancient Near East
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) John M Allegro, Foreword by Carl A P Ruck, Preface by J R Irvin
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 416
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 22 mm
    Weight: 553 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780982556276
    ISBN 10: 0982556276
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: REL
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T6.0
    B&T General Subject: 690
    LC subject heading: ,
    BIC subject category V2: HRAC
    Ingram Subject Code: RS
    Libri: I-RS
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    BISAC V2.8: REL017000
    LC subject heading:
    DC21: 291.212
    Abridged Dewey: 265
    BISAC V2.8: REL055010
    LC subject heading: , , ,
    LC classification: BL444 .A44 2009
    LC subject heading: , ,
    Edition
    40
    Edition statement
    40th
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    On Demand Publishing, LLC-Create Space
    Imprint name
    Gnostic Media Research & Publishing
    Publication date
    12 November 2009