published over eighty years ago, Alexander Hislop reveals that many Roman Catholic teachings did not originate with Christ or the Bible, but were adopted from. As Duas Babilônias por Alexander Hislop. Previsão de lançamento para o primeiro semestre de · Image may contain . The Two Babylons or The Papal Worship Proved to be the Worship of Nimrod and His Wife By the Late Rev. Alexander Hislop.
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The nature of the case, and the history of the Mysteries, alike show that this book could be none other than the “Book Pet-Roma”; that is, the “Book of the Grand Interpreter,” in other words, of Hermes Trismegistus, the great “Interpreter of the Gods.
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The College of Cardinals, with the Pope at its head. Hermes Trismegistus seems to have been regarded as a new incarnation of Thoth, and possessed of higher honours.
Layard, in his last work, has given a specimen of such a triune divinity, worshipped in ancient Assyria. In this book, Hislop argued that the Catholic Church was a Babylonian mystery cultand pagan, whereas Protestants worshipped the true Jesus and the true God.
Search this and other books. Thus was it in the Eastat least five hundred years before the Christian era.
Now to establish the identity between the systems of ancient Babylon and Papal Rome, we have just to inquire in how far does the system of the Papacy agree with the system established in these Zlexander Mysteries. Later, Nimrod was killed, and Semiramis, pregnant with his child, claimed the child was Nimrod reborn. What is wanted in one country is supplemented in another; and what actually “crops out” in different directions, to a large extent necessarily determines the character of much that does not directly appear on the surface.
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Dagonthe fish-godrepresented that deity as a manifestation of the same patriarch who had lived so long jislop the waters of the deluge. In Layard, it may be seen in a more ornate form, and nearly resembling the papal crosier as borne at this day. Hislop ultimately claimed to trace Catholic doctrines back to the worship of Nimrodasserting that the Roman Catholic Church represented Whore of Babylon of the Book of Revelation and that “the Pope himself is truly and properly the lineal representative of Belshazzar “.
Now, what say the babionias of the apostolic succession to all this? Therefore, according to the genius of the mystic system of Chaldea, which was to alexancer large extent founded on double meanings, that which, to the eyes of men in general, was only zero, “a circle,” was understood by the initiated to signify zero, “the seed.
Back Table of Contents Forward moza butterfly. This had a blasphemous meaning, for he was worshipped at Rome as the grand mediator. Thus, we find the God Crishna, in one of the Hindoo sacred books, when asserting his high dignity as a divinity and his identity with the Supreme, using the following words: This is manifest from the very name Brahm, appropriated by them to the one infinite and eternal God.
Now, when he had come, in the estimation of the Pagansto occupy the place of the representatives of Janus and Cybeleand therefore to be entitled to bear their keys, the Pope saw that if he could only get it believed among the Christians that Peter alone had the power of the keys, and that he was Peter’s successor, then the sight of these keys would keep up the delusion, and thus, though the temporal dignity of Rome as a city should decay, his own dignity as the Bishop of Rome would be more firmly established than ever.
While overlaid with idolatry, the recognition of a Trinity was universal in all the ancient nations of the world, proving how deep-rooted in the human race was the primeval doctrine on this subject, which comes out so distinctly in Genesis. Priests, Monks, and Nuns 19k.
When his power increased, when his dominion extended, and especially after he became a temporal sovereign, the key of Janus became too heavy hisloop his single hand–he needed some to share with him the power of the “hinge. That new ground was found, when, aboutthe Pope fell heir to the keys that were the symbols of two well-known Pagan divinities at Rome.
From Xenophon we have evidence that this Persian custom came from Babylon. Retrieved from ” https: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The partisans of the Papacy were not a little disconcerted by this discovery; but they tried to put the best face on the matter they could.
The former chair was borrowed from the Pagans; the alexajder appears to have been purloined from the Mussulmans; for when the French soldiers under General Bonaparte took possession of Rome inthey found on the daus of it, in Arabic, this well alecander sentence of the Koran, “There is no God but God, and Mahomet is His Prophet. The Nativity of St. The one was when he was depicted as half-man half-fish; the upper part being entirely human, the under part ending in the tail of a fish.
In the countries where the Babylonian system babiloniass most thoroughly developed, we find the Sovereign Pontiff of the Babylonian god invested with the very hiskop now ascribed to the Pope. In Japan, the Buddhists worship their great divinity, Buddha, with three heads, in the very same form, under the name of “San Pao Fuh.
Peter,” that had been supposed to sit in it. Now, look back through the vista of three thousand years, and see how the Sovereign Pontiff of Egypt used to pay a visit to the temple of his god. Hence, from the mere alsxander of words, persons and things essentially different were confounded; and Paganism and Christianity jumbled together, that the towering ambition of a wicked priest might be gratified; and so, to alexnader blinded Christians of the apostacy, the Pope was the representative of Peter the apostle, while to the initiated pagans, he was only the representative of Peter, the interpreter of their well known Mysteries.
The College of Cardinals, with the Pope at its head, is just the counterpart of the Pagan College of Pontiffswith its “Pontifex Maximus,” or “Sovereign Pontiff,” which had existed in Rome from the earliest times, and which is known to have been framed on the model of the grand original Council of Pontiffs at Babylon.