Christianity Thomas on 21 Oct 2010 12:12 am
If you know the history of Christmas at all, you know that the common image of Santa (sleigh, reindeer, etc.) got invented and popularized in the early 1800s. No one had heard about Rudolf, however, until a department store invented him in the 1930s. The same kind of thing happened with Frosty. They just got added onto the Christmas snowball because people liked them. It’s all a nonsense story anyway – why not embellish it?
Turns out the same thing happened with the Bible…
#4 The Devil Is Red and Has Horns, a Pitchfork and Goat Legs
#3 The Holy Grail
#2 The Antichrist
#1 Hell: Everything Other Than the Fire
Really. It’s all made up.
What’s even more amazing is that people completely and willfully ignore the stuff that really is in the Bible, as seen here:
Watch as a Christian comes to terms with reality in this forum exchange:
Would you like to learn how to abandon nonsense mythology and live your life in the real world? Here are two sites that can help: