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Why Nations Fail

Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson, 2012 The book applies insights from institutional economics, development economics and economic history to understand why nations develop differently, with some succeeding in the … Continue reading

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Gobekli Tepe

Gobekli Tepe: The Genesis of the Gods The Temple of the Watchers and The Discovery of Eden By Andrew Collins, 2014 From The Ashes of Angels: Abode of the Gods:  Gobekli Tepe is a Megalithic Complex near Sanliurfa, Turkey.  It … Continue reading

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Heavenly Fire

Heavenly Fire “He performs great signs so that even he makes the fire come down out of heaven to the earth in the presence of men.” comes from Revelations 13:13. I quote this verse because it relates to to the … Continue reading

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The Jesus Mystery

The Jesus Papers  The Jesus Papers: The Greatest Cover Up in History by Michael Baigent was published in 2006.  The book documents the political context of Jesus’ birth, and then goes on to examine the history of the migration of … Continue reading

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Reading The Gospel of Judas

The Gospel of Judas Reading The Gospel of Judas and the Shaping of Christianity was written by Elaine Pagels and Karen L King and it came out in 2007. The papyrus codex was found in Egypt near Al Minya. It … Continue reading

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The Gospel of Mary Magdalene

The Gospel of Mary Magdalene The Gospel of Mary Magdalene by Karen L King came out in 2004.  German Scholar Dr. Carl Reinhardt bought a copy of The Gospel of Mary Magdalene in 1896 in Cairo, Egypt at an antiquities … Continue reading

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Cloud Atlas And My Past Lives

May 24, 2013 Cloud Atlas     “Our lives are not our own. From womb to tomb we are bound to others.  Past and present. And by each crime and every kindness we birth our future” says Somni-451 in the movie … Continue reading

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