Christianity is not a white man’s religion or slave master’s religion as make belief fallacy assumes. The white people in the West did not introduce Christianity to Africans through slavery. The Africans introduced Christianity 2,000 years ago when African Christian history began in Bible in Genesis with Mitochondrial Eve and Adam before Bible was completed. The Garden of Eden had 4 rivers flowing through Africa Cush, Ethiopia Abyssinia, Egypt, Sudan, Kenya, Uganda and east Africa. People of Africa know the God of the Bible as shown in time of Abraham who lived in Canaan with converts to Judaism and moved once to Egypt during famine. Hagar the mother of Ishmaelites was from Egypt and Jacob lived in Egypt during famine with Joseph. Moses’ wife Zipporah was an Egyptian and Joseph lived in Egypt as the Pentateuch points out. God delivered the people of Israel through Moses in oral history of God’s nature and God’s dealings with HIS people. Generations later God led Israel out of the Egyptian slavery and many Egyptians recognized the God of the Bible as God Almighty. Queen of Sheba was first mentioned in the Bible as this word queen referred to Black woman in 1 Kings 10:1. The queen of Sheba heard of fame of Solomon and his relationship to the Lord so she came to test Solomon with hard questions. And brought many spices as never brought in ever again as queen Sheba gave to Solomon.
Scholars say Moses’ wife, Zipporah was black as she was a Cushite in Numbers 12:1. Cush is the ancient name of areas of Africa. The Shulamite woman is black in Song of Solomon 1:5 in Bible. Some say Bathsheba in 2 Samuel 11:3 was black so was Simeon the Niger in Acts 13:1. The Ethiopian eunuch in Acts &:37 was black. Ethiopians are mentioned 40 times in Bible references to black people. Since Ethiopians are black, prophet Jeremiah asked, can Ethiopian change his skin in Jeremiah 13:23 referring to a black skin. Most Bible teachers believe black people are descendants of Noah’s son Ham in Genesis 10:6-20 in Bible. When it comes to active roles blacks play in Bible often white writers consistently are silent. So instead of giving due credit to blacks in living history, tone down the colour of the skin as not important to God as the condition of the heart. The gospel is a universal good news to black people, white people and every shade in between invited to come to Christ for salvation. By the grace of God black are included in the covenant of God with all the nations on earth. So black skin created by God is highly valued, precious, priceless focus on black soul matters to God in Christ.
After Jeremiah 1,500 years later, people of Africa were exposed to the God of the Bible as Jesus dwelt with them in Egypt. The Coptic church has memorialized the person of Jesus Christ who was taken by Mary and Joseph into Egypt to protect Him from the wrath of Herod. 30 years later Jesus faced crucifixion in Jerusalem weak, tortured, towards execution, it was black African man Simon of Cyrene who helped Him carry His Cross in Matthew 27:32. The Apostle Mark names Simon of Cyrene as the father of Alexander and Rufus. After Jesus died and rose again He ascended and His apostles filled with the Holy Spirit, empowered proclaims gospel message during Pentecost. For festivals in Jerusalem, proselytes travelled from African Churches among many people from many places. Africans from places such as Egypt and Libya and all people under the heavens gathered in Jerusalem for Pentecost. Included Jewish converts who came from every nation under the heavens to Jerusalem at Pentecost as 33 C.E. account describes the Pentecost crowd of people. 3,000 people converted that day in Acts 2:38 when Peter said to them, Repent be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of all sins and you will receive the gift of the Holy Ghost.The African converts took gospel to their homelands after these celebration. Acts 2:9 states this following list of all people from places in Jerusalem 3 times a year. As “Parthians, Medes and Elamites and residents of Mesopotamia. Judea and Cappadocia, Pontus and Asia, Phrygia Pamphylia, Egypt, parts of Libya of Cyrene, visitors from Rome, Jews and proselytes, Cretans and Arabians.”All people in Jerusalem included Jews as the text says There, dwelling in Jerusalem were Jews devout men from every nation under heaven.” Most were Jews by birth but in the crowd were Gentiles converted to Jewish faith. Devout Jews together with proselyte Gentiles were present each year in the crowd from every nation under heaven for 33 years in Jerusalem in Jesus’ lifetime and after. About 3 million Jews and converts in Jerusalem go in the temple on appointed days during 3 major festivals in Hebrew calendar which calls for people in Israel to be in the temple. These pilgrimage festivals of Feast of Passover are Pesach, in the Hebrew language in early spring; the Feast of Weeks, “Shavuoth,” which occurred fifty days later in later spring or “Pentecost,” means 50 days after Jesus Resurrection.” A third major pilgrimage festival is Feast of Booths or Tabernacles, “Sukkoth,” in the fall. So the Christian gospel made its way into Africa not in the 17th century through colonization but in first century within months of Jesus’ life and after His death by blacks to black people.
Several Africans play key roles in book of Acts where gospel continues to spread beyond Jerusalem. Apollos, an African of Alexandria became influential teacher and co-labourer of the Apostle Paul. The church at Antioch sent Paul and Silas as missionaries working with 2 key leaders of African descent, Simon called Niger and Lucius of Cyrene. The most famous African in New Testament is Ethiopian eunuch’s conversion recounted in Acts 8. Ethiopian eunuch was a high-ranking member of Queen Candace of Ethiopia’s court. While traveling back to Ethiopia from Jerusalem was reading the words of the prophet Isaiah from the Septuagint Old Testament translated from Hebrew into Greek in Africa. While reading he encountered Philip an evangelist who explained gospel to him, assured him of his salvation and baptized him. The Ethiopian already made yearly trips to Jerusalem previously as a Jewish convert. Now returned home rejoicing, bringing the gospel of Jesus Christ with him into Ethiopia where Jesus’ Church maintains consistent witness for two millennia. As gospel moved to Africa from Jerusalem it grew spreading to Europe and elsewhere. The book of Acts 11:20 reveals Africans were evangelizing with non-Africans so over the next several hundred years the African Christians had a tremendous impact on Western Christianity. And so the Western missionaries who came to Africa nearly 2,000 years later brought with them understanding of Christianity influenced by Africans.
The core Christian doctrines that says American slave masters passed on to black slaves in the 17th through 19th centuries were shaped in large part by whites. African Christians nearly 2,000 years before know God before doctrines of the colour, race, nature of Jesus, the Holy Spirit and the nature of the Trinity were formally codified at Church Council of Nicaea. Nicaea and other Christian councils included bishops from all over the Christianized world. And Nicaea had members from East including Africa and the West. It was culturally and ethnically diverse group of bishops not whites who translated teachings of Scripture to the creedal statements that these councils produced and all orthodox Christians follow. So the creedal statement was influenced by writings and the teachings of African theologians like Augustine, Alexander, Athanasius, Cyril and others.
David Livingston in 1813-1873 succeeded in his desire to expose the slave trade as his dominant motive. Proving the source of the Nile as geographical part of Africa was important to Livingstone. He proved the Bible was true by tracing the African roots of Judaism and Christianity. And he met generations later Africans who continued keeping black Jewish belief and Torah practices. Livingstone also on Africa in 1841 wrote, it was as exotic as outer space called the “Dark Continent” and “White Man’s Graveyard.” although the Portuguese, Dutch, and English were pushing into the interior, African maps had blank unexplored areas no roads, no countries, no landmarks. So Livingstone helped to redraw maps exploring a dozen countries including the hinterland South Africa, Rwanda, Angola, and Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire). And he made the West aware of the continuing evil of African slavery which led to it being later outlawed. He was awed by the beauty of Zambezi river used for human misery. It linked the Portuguese colonies of Angola and Mozambique, the main suppliers of slaves for Brazil who in turn sold to Cuba and United States. Though Livingstone was partially driven by a desire to create a British Christian colony, his primary ambition was to expose the slave trade and cut it off at the source. The strongest weapon in his task as he believed was for the Christian commercial civilization. He wanted to help replace the “inefficient” slave economy with a proper respect of black economy to buy and sell goods not fellow human beings and God’s people.
Hence whoever identifies misconstrues Christianity as ‘a white man’s religion’ must understand it is not true. Faith in God belongs to all nations under heaven not exclusively as a white religion but is a universal belief. So cannot be made white as Jesus’ bleached image makes Him whiter by overlooking exceedingly important role of blacks, Africans in the Bible in living church history. Original true Christianity comes from finished work of Jesus CHRIST not whites. Jesus “gave himself for all to redeem us from all wickedness and to purify His people as His own Titus 2:14. So all individuals of every tribe, language and people and nation belong to God says Revelation 5:9 as citizens of heavens. As James 1:13-14 says, let no one say when tempted to be evil say “I am tempted by God for God cannot be tempted with evil and so God tempts no one. Each person tempted to do evil is lured and enticed by his own evil desires. People cannot reject God then blame and accuse God for being a white racist by their wicked actions. And salvation is a personal decision required into the kingdom of God through Christ alone so whites are not the gatekeepers of heaven. Bitterness and anger against those who do evil in the name of God is fully recorded in Book of Life by God who takes full notice. During Judgement Day God will throw them in hell if they do not repent. You do not want to be their neighbours in hell so it is important not blame others especially God if not living right within the will of God. And humble yourself, repent to be saved in Christ not to miss heaven because of being misled to think Christianity belongs to whites. All have sinned and fallen short of the grace of God as sinners whether black, white, yellow or red. God loves all people so does not want anyone to reject Christ perish. Accept the key to entering God Almighty’s Kingdom through Christ for Christians as the only way of salvation in Christ alone not whites. Above all, God is not a white racist supremacist so LOVES all people who love and honour HIM in Christ. God created all people, provides life, food, sunshine, rain, shelter for all including HIS enemies. God wants all saved in Christ so stop divisive use of the Christian Gospel to preach hatred and divisions in the name of Father God in Christ Jesus Name.
YAHWEH God, RICH in MERCY, because of the GREAT LOVE with which HE loved us, even when dead in trespasses, made us alive together with Christ by GRACE you have been saved. And raised us up with Him and seated us with him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus. So in the coming ages He will show immeasurable riches of His GRACE in kindness towards us in Christ Jesus. You are GOD’S Chosen generation and royal princess in the KINGDOM OF GOD in Jesus Name. As written in 1 Peter 2:8-10. You are Chosen by God in Christ HIS people ROYAL Princess Priest, HOLY nation, God’s special possession to declare Praises of God Our Father because you are GOD’S BELOVED Favoured Favourite Daughter in Christ. So according to Psalms 107:1 we GIVE THANKS to the LORD YAHWEH, for HE IS GOOD HIS STEADFAST LOVE for us endures forever in Jesus Name!!!
According to a report in the Guardian and the New American discovery of a supposedly ancient fragment of papyrus is in fact a fake says multiple scholars and experts. According to September 18 issue of UK’s Guardian newspaper, Karen King professor of early Christianity at Harvard University, said the fragment is from the third or fourth century AD and contains text in which Jesus refers to “my wife,” whom he identifies as Mary. “King helped translate and unveiled the tiny fragment at a conference of Coptic experts in Rome,” said the report. “She said it does not prove Jesus was married but speaks on issues of family, marriage that faced Christians.” A host of Bible scholars have refuted notion saying it was a relic of ingenious hoax. Professor Francis Watson, UK’s Durham University studied the fragment and said papyrus is actually a patchwork of texts from a non-canonical Coptic-language Gospel of the Thomas reassembled to suggest Jesus had a wife. In another piece Guardian reported “Watson argues fragment sentences found on papyrus fragment were copied, sometimes with small alterations, from printed editions of Gospel of Thomas.” Watson said it is a modern forgery, composed in this way in fourth century. Interesting discovery and translation of the papyrus garnered big headlines in mainstream press and on internet but debunked by the Vatican experts. Others said Jesus’ tomb in India in the official burial site of Youza Asaph, a medieval Muslim preacher. A growing number of people believe it is in fact the tomb of Jesus of Nazareth.
They believe Jesus survived crucifixion almost 2,000 years ago, and went to live out his days in Kashmir. In Mecca is an empty Tomb beside Mohammed waiting for Jesus to return from heaven to live 40 years then die and be buried next to him. These notions strongly think Jesus’ was buried there or will be buried later there. It is a story spread by local shopkeepers, just because some crazy professor said it was Jesus’s tomb. They thought it would be good for business. Tourists will come after all these years of violence. And it got into the Lonely Planet so too many people started coming. One foreigner broke off a bit from tomb to take home with him so it was closed. Exhausted Australians appeared, carrying the latest edition of the Lonely Planet travel guide to India, which, sure enough, carried the tale of Jesus’s tomb, with some caveats about crackpots and blasphemy. They took a photo outside the shrine but were not desperately disappointed that it was closed. And so the tomb of Jesus was just another place to tick off on their tourist in India to visit list.
The remains of a Buddhist monastery which some believe Jesus visited
The ruins of a Buddhist monastery in a location halfway up mountainside north Srinagar. It has arrival of mass tourism with hidden stock of ancient terracotta tiles for sale. Claims Jesus was among the religious leaders who attended a Buddhist meeting in AD80, and pointed to the place where he sat. The stories of Jesus in India are not just aimed at the gullible tourists they date back to the 19th Century. They were attempts to explain the striking similarities between Christianity and Buddhism, a matter of great concern to 19th Century scholars. Some Christians to root story of Jesus in Indian soil talk of the missing years of Jesus, unmentioned in the gospels, when he was between the ages of 12 and 30.
Christians form a little more than 2% of India’s population
Some say He was in India, picking up Buddhist ideas. These aren’t notions that have entirely died out. The US based Christian sect Church Universal and Triumphant, is the best-known modern supporter of the belief that Jesus lived in Kashmir. In Islam Jesus is penultimate prophet of a minority tradition adopted by Ahmadiyya sect that Rozabal contains the grave of Jesus. However, professional historians laugh when you say Jesus once lived in Kashmir. His tomb is firmly on tourist trail with a growing number of credulous visitors who believe Jesus was buried in Rozabal shrine. The Son of God called YAHVEH Tzidkeinu arose from the line of David says Jeremiah 23:5–6. Messiah Yeshua HaMashiach Jesus Son of David fulfilled Messianic prophecy 600 years later a Perfect, blameless, flawless, sinless, spotless, guiltless, Holy, innocent Saviour Who took all of our sins upon Himself so we become the righteousness of El Elyon God in Christ.
Jesus said in Matthew 24:24 many will come in My name saying, I am the Christ so will deceive many. False christs, false prophets will rise to show great wonders, perform great signs, wonders and even miracles convincingly that even the very elect if not discerning will be led stray. Though multitudes are called into the Kingdom of God few are chosen. Earlier Jesus warned in Matthew 24:11 many false prophets will appear and deceive many people because the devil is an angel of light. The devil’s agents of false righteousness have the appearance of God but deny TRUE GOSPEL TESTIMONY of God, Jesus power of resurrection genuine miracles. So immediately Jesus resurrects 3 days from grave after Crucifixion by Roman soldiers there was attempt to discount the credibility of this miracle. Skeptics tried for at least 2,000 years to find ways to discredit the Bible and the concept of God sending MESSIAH to save mankind. Though the Bible is correctly accepted as historically accurate Sadducees do not believe in resurrection after death. They paid people to spread false rumours to prevent their response to the TRUTH by changing their minds based on the live evidence of Jesus’ resurrection. Among believers and the followers of Jesus they showed doubt to deceive the vulnerable who do not study the Bible as Disciples of Jesus. So false prophets arise, mislead many astray to discount the works of God. Bereans study literally Bible to examine the TRUTH for themselves as Paul taught them in Synagogues and in the homes. It is many false prophets who arise and lead many astray, false christs, false prophets performing signs, wonders, lead people astray. Mark 13:6 says many shall come in Jesus name saying I am Christ so shall deceive many. Jesus Christ foretold major trends precede His RETURN to earth and first sign mentioned is false prophets. It is the plot hatched in Matthew 27:12 to pay money to 12 soldiers who guarded Jesus’ tomb with instruction to spread false rumours among the Jews. The 12 soldiers saw the stone rolled away and reported miracle to Romans turned to apostasy. When they heard there was a supernatural resurrection clear evidence their fear indeed came true. They knew Jesus Power to raise other dead people because they had seen it, they knew His Power to heal diseases, they knew Jesus’ Power over kingdom of darkness, they knew His ability to multiply food, to do miraculous wonders, to walk on water, etc. Their greatest fear above all these miracles is bringing faith to people to accept Yeshua MESSIAH Son of God as the REAL LONG AWAITED SAVIOUR. The shock of a resurrection catapulted them into a plot to cover it up. So in Matthew 28:12-14 in Bible from verse 12, “they assembled with the elders and counseled together in the meeting with Sanhedrin which took place to create false evidence to misinform about Jesus’ resurrection.The Sanhedrin of 70 men, elders of Israel who constitute the body of adjudication legal body made resolutions with regard to the whole nation. They convened by official resolution to deceive themselves and the world. The ruling body Sanhedrin came together to plot fake news by spin doctors as facts to say Jesus did not rise up from the dead. That earthquake and angel opening tomb was a glorious story all the Roman guards fell literally and fainted as told first hand by those guards as witnesses. Despite the evidence of Jesus’ empty tomb they did something together with own fake tomb in France and fake paintings of caves as a result of decisions through resolution. They bribed 12 soldiers who lied as they were given large sums of money. They did not want these soldiers going around saying there was miracle, an earthquake and tomb opened by a holy angel. They saw Jesus’ grave clothes lying in place proving obviously Jesus rose from the dead. So given a large sum of argurios, silver money like Judas, paid 30 pieces of silver to betray Christ. They paid because they could not tolerate amazing Truth so unbelief wants to damage faith of other people to stick to wicked sinful position by their wicked hearts. So they literally fabricated a deception to cover up the resurrection act of redemption purchased by Jesus’ Blood. They tried to undermine Gospel Truth that proves the grave was empty with lies against WORK of God. The Romans knew the grave was empty, the Jews knew it was empty, everybody knew it was empty. Everybody in history knows it was an empty tomb so they had no choice but to admit the truth facing them. Instead they paid a large sum of money in verse 13 and told the soldiers, “You are to say, His disciples came by night and stole Jesus away while you were asleep so the soldiers bribed preached the antiChrist gospel to misinform people. Their false story despises resurrection of Jesus and Empty Tomb seen here and so created false marriage story of Jesus to Mary Magdalene to distract from REAL TRUTH of Gospel of Jesus Christ. Jesus warns, when many say behold Jesus is here or there do not believe it because such stories do not agree with the Bible TRUTH. The evidence is clearly available for all who believe in Jesus and receive Him as the TRUE GENUINE MESSIAH to see in Israel today. The Empty Tomb of Jesus donated by Joseph for burial is still there to see proof of Jesus’ resurrection. Many heard earthquake, witnessed tomb opened by angel and so knew impact of resurrection as the CORNERSTONE of Christianity for eternal life. They knew it happened since Jesus’ disciples to Tomb to embalm Jesus saw empty grave. Mary Magdalene, three women, Peter and John saw Jesus’ empty tomb already knew and were on their way to tell disciples. They knew resurrection action was going to spread like wildfire. So the soldiers paid spread lies, others refer to 1947, Nag Hammadi, Egypt that Gnostics Gospels found in hidden jars said Jesus married. Lied Gnostic followers prefer Jesus’ marriage sexual activit more than His death and resurrection were interested in his ‘passion’ in bed than His Passion on the Cross. Alleged archaeology about married Jesus in 1980, in Talpiot outside of Jerusalem, discovered a 2000-year-old burial tomb. In said tomb were ten ossuaries i.e., limestone coffins. Six inscribed Hebrew/Aramaic name “Jesus son of Joseph” scratched on its side, another “Maria,” yet another “Yose” a nickname referred to in Gospels belong to Jesus’ brothers Mark 6:3, Matthew 13:55. A fourth ossuary inscribed name “Matthew” and a fifth the only one in Greek with the name “Mariamene,” a Greek version of “Mary” associated in all of Greek literature with one woman only Mary Magdalene. Lied saying that sixth inscribed ossuary apparently of a child had name “Judah, son of Jesus” carved on it. This paradigm shifts contradicts other Jesus ‘tomb’ in Israel and ‘tomb’ in France at the same time. How many tombs is ‘so called dead body’ of Christ lying in? None! As Empty Tomb PROVES Jesus is Alive So the 2007 documentary, The Last Tomb of Jesus and co-authored book, The Jesus Family Tomb claiming to propel their find onto the headlines, the world’s reaction must be with disgust to stop the smear campaign against Yeshua MESSIAH The Holy Chosen Son of God by those with carnal lustful thoughts. Their attempt to show Jesus as ordinary mere mortal not Celibate Holy Man of God is a lie. It is literal propaganda concocted to spread among Jews to dispute the Empty Tomb in Jerusalem Israel existing today. Matthew recorded story of antiChrists already busy discrediting Jesus as He predicted thoughout His Ministry on earth. The soldiers who knew better lied and the chief priests lied. They spread lies to save themselves from slaughter of their inability to produce Christ habeas corpus or the Body of Christ. A study of Gospels of Matthew, Mark among others on the life of Christ from the beginning of the Gospels to the end is a long litany of the insults against Jesus Christ the Son of God. So added insults to injury by false allegations of hoax marriage of Christ as the last great final note of rejection to deceive people. They thought death of Jesus will stop progress of God’s Kingdom so had a shock when His resurrection evidence was proven as God’s VICTORY through Jesus over His enemies. So they lied to try to cover up the real TRUTH by this final apostasy reason denying work of the Holy Spirit. It is part of the reasons Jerusalem was destroyed under the judgment of God do God warns people to repent before final judgement of God for eternal life. God’s Glorious Gospel by Matthew’s approach shows Crucifixion the devil meant for evil God turned to good to bless people by the Glorious GOSPEL DIVINE genius approach. Matthew shared story to warn the whole world about the false prophets and antiChrists trying to discredit Christ telling lies to mock God to their own self destruction and detriment incurring the wrath of God. This ploy is a feather in their lying hat adds to other things done to Jesus in trying to stop manifestation of the Power of the Living God in vain. So be warned, Jesus predicts there will arise false Christs, and false prophets, and shall show great signs and wonders, insomuch that if it possible, even the VERY ELECT CAN BE DECEIVED if not alert to the real TRUTH or discerning. And so Jesus did not marry Mary or anyone else or engage in any intimacy because he remained a pure virtuous man as a perfect example to the Glory of God. In fact 144,000 male Jews from 12 tribes of ISRAEL are chosen and sealed by God as undefiled Virgins to follow example of Jesus among others devoted to purity and holiness. These Jews will join Moses and Elijah during endtime evangelism to preach to the world. Countless multitudes from every tribe, nation, tongues, languages will be saved during great tribulation before Jesus Returns to earth to RULE and REIGN FOREVER in PERFECT PEACE.
The Kiss of God will settle once and for all for you any questionis on love of God for you. So the most important spiritual truth you will ever learn is that God loves you. That may seem basic yet think for a moment about the people you know who love you and you love them. Some may believe God loves the whole world, but do they really believe God loves them? Do you believe God of the Universe loves you? Well the Good News is that HE does and God Has something amazing in mind for you today. Many people are searching for that one special love of their life. Many find a truly loving and loyal lover yet no love compares with God’s Love for you. The moment you embrace God you find solace and hope in Christ as God is revealed in a new Light beyond human love. This joy gives rest in God and peace beyond human understanding. Many are still unfulfilled because God vacuum in their heart is yet to be filled by the Holy Spirit the comforter. Do not put up façade so you do not want to give idea to anyone you are weak. Let go and give hurts to God to help you from masking yourself in clothes, makeup, drinks, drugs and anything. The fame, fun, futile attempts to cope with lack of love in life outside God exudes delight but reckless pain. To God you are not just a number part of a mass of billions of the people living on earth. To God you are an individual HE LOVES and CARES for with a prophetic plan for your life today.
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