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Christianity, is a path to enlighten ourselves to get to god, or was it the greatest weapon ever created? The way to get to God is through Jesus and his teachings. This religion was created to bring men together, and to have peace among us all. To me it was created to give men a certain set of morals and a perspective on how life should be lived. I will argue this on the grounds that man has turned a religion into a weapon to control others, to bend them to the churches will. I will show this by going through the history of Christianity, where it was meant to go, and how it ended up becoming a weapon. Jesus the son of God was born in a time that no one can truly pinpoint, considering time itself is built around Jesus. BC stands for "before Christ, and AD stands for the Latin phrase "anno domini" which means "in the year of our Lord." Jesus was no ordinary God like the Romans had ever witnessed before. Jesus was a very average man other than the fact that he did not have a normal birth. His mother had given birth to him a virgin, and that makes Jesus a man not from this earth. His father was a stone mason and Jesus himself was a carpenter. The Romans ideal
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2011 for the course HIST 120 taught by Professor Wieben during the Spring '11 term at N. Colorado.

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