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Easter bunnies and Easter Eggs and Hot Cross buns have nothing to do with True Christianity.

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Israel as a nation came out of Egypt with great signs and wonders in the first Exodus. In Exodus Chapter 12 we read about the PASS !E" #A$%. &e read that on the 'E(') *A+ of the $onth of (issan the PASS !E" #A$% PASS !E" #A$% had to be selected. In Exodus Chapter 12 we read , a

“.....1And the LORD spake unto Moses and Aaron in the land of Egypt saying, 2 This month shall be unto you the beginning of months it shall be the first month of the year to you. 3 !peak ye unto all the "ongregation of #srael, saying, #n the tenth day of this month they shall take to them e$ery man a lamb, a""ording to the house of their fathers, a lamb for an house 4 And if the household be too little for the lamb, let him and his neighbour ne%t unto his house take it a""ording to the number of the souls& e$ery man a""ording to his eating shall make your "ount for the lamb. 5 'our lamb shall be (ithout blemish, a male of the first year ye shall take it out from the sheep, or from the goats 6 And ye shall keep it up until the fourteenth day of the same month and the (hole assembly of the "ongregation of #srael shall kill it in the e$ening. 7 And they shall take of the blood, and strike it on the t(o side posts and on the upper door post of the houses, (herein they shall eat it. 8 And they shall eat the flesh in that night, roast (ith fire, and unlea$ened bread& and (ith bitter herbs they shall eat it. 9 Eat not of it ra(, nor sodden at all (ith (ater, but roast (ith fire& his head (ith his legs, and (ith the purtenan"e thereof. 10 And ye shall let nothing of it remain until the morning& and that (hi"h remaineth of it until the morning ye shall burn (ith fire. 11 And thus shall ye eat it& (ith your loins girded, your shoes on your feet, and your staff in your hand& and ye shall eat it in haste it is the LORD)s passo$er. 12 *or # (ill pass through the land of Egypt this night, and (ill smite all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, both man and beast& and against all the gods of Egypt # (ill e%e"ute +udgment # am the LORD. 13 And the blood shall be to you for a token upon the houses (here ye are and (hen # see the blood, # (ill pass o$er you, and the plague shall not be upon you to destroy you, (hen # smite the land of Egypt. 14 And this day shall be unto you for a memorial& and ye shall keep it a feast to the LORD throughout your generations& ye shall keep it a feast by an ordinan"e for e$er. 15 !e$en days shall ye eat unlea$ened bread& e$en the first day ye shall put a(ay lea$en out of your houses for (hosoe$er eateth lea$ened bread from the first day until the se$enth day, that soul shall be "ut off from #srael. 16 And in the first day there shall be an holy "on$o"ation, and in the se$enth day there shall be an holy "on$o"ation to you& no manner of (ork shall be done in them, sa$e that (hi"h e$ery man must eat, that only may be done of you.
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And ye shall obser$e the feast of unlea$ened bread& for in this selfsame day ha$e # brought your armies out of the land of Egypt therefore shall ye obser$e this day in your generations by an ordinan"e for e$er. 18 #n the first month, on the fourteenth day of the month at e$en, ye shall eat unlea$ened bread, until the one and t(entieth day of the month at e$en. 19 !e$en days shall there be no lea$en found in your houses for (hosoe$er eateth that (hi"h is lea$ened, e$en that soul shall be "ut off from the "ongregation of #srael, (hether he be a stranger, or born in the land. 20 'e shall eat nothing lea$ened& in all your habitations shall ye eat unlea$ened bread. 21 Then Moses "alled for all the elders of #srael, and said unto them, Dra( out and take you a lamb a""ording to your families, and kill the passo$er. 22 And ye shall take a bun"h of hyssop, and dip it in the blood that is in the bason, and strike the lintel and the t(o side posts (ith the blood that is in the bason& and none of you shall go out at the door of his house until the morning. 23 *or the LORD (ill pass through to smite the Egyptians& and (hen he seeth the blood upon the lintel, and on the t(o side posts, the LORD (ill pass o$er the door, and (ill not suffer the destroyer to "ome in unto your houses to smite you. 24 And ye shall obser$e this thing for an ordinan"e to thee and to thy sons for e$er. 25 And it shall "ome to pass, (hen ye be "ome to the land (hi"h the LORD (ill gi$e you, a""ording as he hath promised, that ye shall keep this ser$i"e. 26 And it shall "ome to pass, (hen your "hildren shall say unto you, ,hat mean ye by this ser$i"e27 That ye shall say, #t is the sa"rifi"e of the LORD)s passo$er, (ho passed o$er the houses of the "hildren of #srael in Egypt, (hen he smote the Egyptians, and deli$ered our houses. And the people bo(ed the head and (orshipped. 28 And the "hildren of #srael (ent a(ay, and did as the LORD had "ommanded Moses and Aaron, so did they........ / E%odus 01 $erse 0 to 12 3. 'he Passo-er #amb. 'he 'o.en . 'he %lood applied on the door posts and door lintels in a shape of a cross pointing forward to the Cross of +ES)/A0 the # "* 1ES/S C)"IS'. 'here is no mention of that paganistic teaching and practice of the goddess of fertility. (othing mentioned of Easter bunnies and Easter eggs0 and hot cross buns. “.... 1The (ord that "ame to 4eremiah from the LORD, saying, 2 !tand in the gate of the LORD)s house, and pro"laim there this (ord, and say, 5ear the (ord of the LORD, all ye of 4udah, that enter in at these gates to (orship the LORD. 3 Thus saith the LORD of hosts, the 6od of #srael, Amend your (ays and your doings, and # (ill "ause you to d(ell in this pla"e. 4 Trust ye not in lying (ords, saying, The temple of the LORD, The temple of the LORD, The temple of the LORD, are these. 5 *or if ye throughly amend your (ays and your doings& if ye throughly e%e"ute +udgment bet(een a man and his neighbour& 6 #f ye oppress not the stranger, the fatherless, and the (ido(, and shed not inno"ent blood in this pla"e, neither (alk after other gods to your hurt

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Then (ill # "ause you to d(ell in this pla"e, in the land that # ga$e to your fathers, for e$er and e$er. 8 7ehold, ye trust in lying (ords, that "annot profit. 9 ,ill ye steal, murder, and "ommit adultery, and s(ear falsely, and burn in"ense unto 7aal, and (alk after other gods (hom ye kno( not& 10 And "ome and stand before me in this house, (hi"h is "alled by my name, and say, ,e are deli$ered to do all these abominations11 #s this house, (hi"h is "alled by my name, be"ome a den of robbers in your eyes7ehold, e$en # ha$e seen it, saith the LORD. 12 7ut go ye no( unto my pla"e (hi"h (as in !hiloh, (here # set my name at the first, and see (hat # did to it for the (i"kedness of my people #srael. 13 And no(, be"ause ye ha$e done all these (orks, saith the LORD, and # spake unto you, rising up early and speaking, but ye heard not& and # "alled you, but ye ans(ered not& 14 Therefore (ill # do unto this house, (hi"h is "alled by my name, (herein ye trust, and unto the pla"e (hi"h # ga$e to you and to your fathers, as # ha$e done to !hiloh. 15 And # (ill "ast you out of my sight, as # ha$e "ast out all your brethren, e$en the (hole seed of Ephraim. 16 Therefore pray not thou for this people, neither lift up "ry nor prayer for them, neither make inter"ession to me for # (ill not hear thee. 17 !eest thou not (hat they do in the "ities of 4udah and in the streets of 4erusalem18 The "hildren gather (ood, and the fathers kindle the fire, and the (omen knead their dough, to make "akes to the 8ueen of hea$en, and to pour out drink offerings unto other gods, that they may pro$oke me to anger. 19 Do they pro$oke me to anger- saith the LORD do they not pro$oke themsel$es to the "onfusion of their o(n fa"es20 Therefore thus saith the Lord 6OD& 7ehold, mine anger and my fury shall be poured out upon this pla"e, upon man, and upon beast, and upon the trees of the field, and upon the fruit of the ground& and it shall burn, and shall not be 8uen"hed. 21 Thus saith the LORD of hosts, the 6od of #srael& 9ut your burnt offerings unto your sa"rifi"es, and eat flesh. 22 *or # spake not unto your fathers, nor "ommanded them in the day that # brought them out of the land of Egypt, "on"erning burnt offerings or sa"rifi"es 23 7ut this thing "ommanded # them, saying, Obey my $oi"e, and # (ill be your 6od, and ye shall be my people and (alk ye in all the (ays that # ha$e "ommanded you, that it may be (ell unto you. 24 7ut they hearkened not, nor in"lined their ear, but (alked in the "ounsels and in the imagination of their e$il heart, and (ent ba"k(ard, and not for(ard. 25 !in"e the day that your fathers "ame forth out of the land of Egypt unto this day # ha$e e$en sent unto you all my ser$ants the prophets, daily rising up early and sending them 26 'et they hearkened not unto me, nor in"lined their ear, but hardened their ne"k they did (orse than their fathers. 27 Therefore thou shalt speak all these (ords unto them& but they (ill not hearken to thee thou shalt also "all unto them& but they (ill not ans(er thee....... /4eremiah :hapter ; $erses 0 to 1;3. )ot cross buns ... 3...17!eest thou not (hat they do in the "ities of 4udah and in the streets of 4erusalem4

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The "hildren gather (ood, and the fathers kindle the fire, and the (omen knead their dough, to make "akes to the 8ueen of hea$en, and to pour out drink offerings unto other gods, that they may pro$oke me to anger. 19 Do they pro$oke me to anger- saith the LORD do they not pro$oke themsel$es to the "onfusion of their o(n fa"es...... / 4eremiah ; $erses 0; to 0< 3. 'he worship of $olech and Astarte or Ashtoreth 0 the goddess of fertility. Easter Eggs and Easter %unnies0 see Alexander )is lops0 'wo %abylon5s. %abylonian "eligion. Started by (imrod who founded the .ingdom of babel. 6 See 7enesis Chapter 8 and 7enesis Chapter 19 :. Christmas trees ....see 1eremiah Chapter 19 -erses 1 to 4. In 1eremiah Chapter 19 we read. “.... 15ear ye the (ord (hi"h the LORD speaketh unto you, O house of #srael 2 Thus saith the LORD, Learn not the (ay of the heathen, and be not dismayed at the signs of hea$en& for the heathen are dismayed at them. 3 *or the "ustoms of the people are $ain for one "utteth a tree out of the forest, the (ork of the hands of the (orkman, (ith the a%e. 4 They de"k it (ith sil$er and (ith gold& they fasten it (ith nails and (ith hammers, that it mo$e not...... / 4eremiah 0= $erses 0 to > 3. Some people deli-ered from paganism say that they were ignorant and did things out of ignorance. In )osea 4 -erse ; the %ible says , “.... 6My people are destroyed for la"k of kno(ledge be"ause thou hast re+e"ted kno(ledge, # (ill also re+e"t thee, that thou shalt be no priest to me seeing thou hast forgotten the la( of thy 6od, # (ill also forget thy "hildren. ...... / 5osea > $erse ? 3. In the %oo. of acts 0 the Apostle Paul went to $ars )ill 0 where he preached a powerful sermon condemning false worship and condemning false religions. People .now that when they buy a house with a mortgage there is a legal re<uirement that the 3 t= ha-e to crossed and the 3i = ha-e to dotted. 'hey .now that they ha-e to meet the full legal re<uirements otherwise they cannot get the mortgage and mo-e into the house they want to mo-e in to. People .now that the same legal principle holds true when they get a car on a hire purchase agreement on any furniture under a hire purchase agreement. 7reat care is ta.en for earthly material things. 'hese carnal material things li.e a house0 li.e a car0 li.e furniture ha-e nothing to do with sal-ation and nothing to do with eternity. If a house is not built according to a blue print0 the owner of the house will tell the contractor to tear it down or modify it so that it loo.s li.e or conforms to the blueprint. &hat about Sal-ation > &hat about "edemption> &hat about the "esurrection > If people are so concerned about earthly material carnal things li.e houses and cars and furniture and going on a holiday what about the Eternal *estiny of their soul > &hy do people fail to examine the creeds and dogmas of their Church > &hy do people fail to ta.e the %ible and go on their .nees and pray and as. 7od to show them the truth and ta.e their %ible and the man made Church Creed and dogmas of their Church and examine them and see if they line up with the &ord of 7od .
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'he # "* 7 * said through the Prophet )osea in )osea Chapter 4 -erse ; says , “.... 6My people are destroyed for la"k of kno(ledge be"ause thou hast re+e"ted kno(ledge, # (ill also re+e"t thee, that thou shalt be no priest to me seeing thou hast forgotten the la( of thy 6od, # (ill also forget thy "hildren. ...... / 5osea > $erse ? 3. &here do you find the word 3 '"I(I'+= in the %ible as part of the riginal undefiled Christian teachings in the %ible> &here do you find the word 3 EAS'E"= in the %ible as part of the riginal undefiled Christian teachings in the %ible> &here do you find the word 3C)"IS'$AS= in the %ible as part of the riginal undefiled Christian teachings in the %ible > &here do you find the words 3$E""+ C)"IS'$AS= in the %ible as part of the riginal undefiled Christian teachings in the %ible> &here do you find the word 3$AS= in the %ible or the word 3$ASS= in the %ible as part of the riginal undefiled Christian teachings in the %ible> &here do you find Easter eggs in the %ible as part of the riginal undefiled Christian teachings in the %ible > &here do you find Easter bunnies in the %ible as part of the riginal undefiled Christian teachings in the %ible > &here do you find the words 3hot "ross buns. in the %ible as part of the riginal undefiled Christian teachings in the %ible0 etc etc > Examine your Church creeds and doctrines. +ou owe it to yourself. +ou are going on a @ourney . &here will you spend eternity > &ho defiled the riginal undefiled teachings of the %ible and caused all this confusion> In 1 Corinthians Chapter 14 we read , “....33*or 6od is not the author of "onfusion, but of pea"e, as in all "hur"hes of the saints...... Saints we need to pray and read the %ible and as. god to lead and guide us in all truth. 7od has placed the AI!E A #* $I(IS'"+ I( ')E C)/"C) for the edification of the Saints. / Ephesians > $erse 2 to 0? 3. 1 “.... # therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, besee"h you that ye (alk (orthy of the $o"ation (here(ith ye are "alled, 2 ,ith all lo(liness and meekness, (ith longsuffering, forbearing one another in lo$e& 3 Endea$ouring to keep the unity of the !pirit in the bond of pea"e. 4 There is one body, and one !pirit, e$en as ye are "alled in one hope of your "alling& 5 One Lord, one faith, one baptism, 6 One 6od and *ather of all, (ho is abo$e all, and through all, and in you all. 7 7ut unto e$ery one of us is gi$en gra"e a""ording to the measure of the gift of :hrist. 8 ,herefore he saith, ,hen he as"ended up on high, he led "apti$ity "apti$e, and ga$e gifts unto men. 9 /@o( that he as"ended, (hat is it but that he also des"ended first into the lo(er parts of the earth;

5e that des"ended is the same also that as"ended up far abo$e all hea$ens, that he might fill all things.3 11 And he ga$e some, apostles& and some, prophets& and some, e$angelists& and some, pastors and tea"hers& 12 *or the perfe"ting of the saints, for the (ork of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of :hrist 13 Till (e all "ome in the unity of the faith, and of the kno(ledge of the !on of 6od, unto a perfe"t man, unto the measure of the stature of the fulness of :hrist 14 That (e hen"eforth be no more "hildren, tossed to and fro, and "arried about (ith e$ery (ind of do"trine, by the sleight of men, and "unning "raftiness, (hereby they lie in (ait to de"ei$e& 15 7ut speaking the truth in lo$e, may gro( up into him in all things, (hi"h is the head, e$en :hrist 16 *rom (hom the (hole body fitly +oined together and "ompa"ted by that (hi"h e$ery +oint supplieth, a""ording to the effe"tual (orking in the measure of e$ery part, maketh in"rease of the body unto the edifying of itself in lo$e. 17 This # say therefore, and testify in the Lord, that ye hen"eforth (alk not as other 6entiles (alk, in the $anity of their mind, 18 5a$ing the understanding darkened, being alienated from the life of 6od through the ignoran"e that is in them, be"ause of the blindness of their heart 19 ,ho being past feeling ha$e gi$en themsel$es o$er unto las"i$iousness, to (ork all un"leanness (ith greediness. 20 7ut ye ha$e not so learned :hrist& 21 #f so be that ye ha$e heard him, and ha$e been taught by him, as the truth is in 4esus 22 That ye put off "on"erning the former "on$ersation the old man, (hi"h is "orrupt a""ording to the de"eitful lusts& 23 And be rene(ed in the spirit of your mind& 24 And that ye put on the ne( man, (hi"h after 6od is "reated in righteousness and true holiness. 25 ,herefore putting a(ay lying, speak e$ery man truth (ith his neighbour for (e are members one of another. 26 7e ye angry, and sin not let not the sun go do(n upon your (rath 27 @either gi$e pla"e to the de$il. 28 Let him that stole steal no more but rather let him labour, (orking (ith his hands the thing (hi"h is good, that he may ha$e to gi$e to him that needeth. 29 Let no "orrupt "ommuni"ation pro"eed out of your mouth, but that (hi"h is good to the use of edifying, that it may minister gra"e unto the hearers. 30 And grie$e not the holy !pirit of 6od, (hereby ye are sealed unto the day of redemption. 31 Let all bitterness, and (rath, and anger, and "lamour, and e$il speaking, be put a(ay from you, (ith all mali"e 32 And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgi$ing one another, e$en as 6od for :hrist)s sake hath forgi$en you......./ Ephesians > $erses 0 to A1 3. &hen a person does not pray and when a person does not belie-e the %ible and when a person wal. by sight and not by faith0 then such a person wal.s in dar.ness....gross spiritual dar.ness. &e are li-ing in the information age.
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People in this C S$ S A7E say that “...Bno(ledge is po(er.... 'he Prophet *aniel said in *aniel Chapter 12 -erse 1 to 4 “.......1And at that time shall Mi"hael stand up, the great prin"e (hi"h standeth for the "hildren of thy people and there shall be a time of trouble, su"h as ne$er (as sin"e there (as a nation e$en to that same time and at that time thy people shall be deli$ered, e$ery one that shall be found (ritten in the book. 2 And many of them that sleep in the dust of the earth shall a(ake, some to e$erlasting life, and some to shame and e$erlasting "ontempt. 3 And they that be (ise shall shine as the brightness of the firmament& and they that turn many to righteousness as the stars for e$er and e$er. 4 7ut thou, O Daniel, shut up the (ords, and seal the book, e$en to the time of the end many shall run to and fro, and kno(ledge shall be in"reased...... / Daniel 01 $erse 0 to > 3. (ot all Information is good. (ot all Information is bad. 'he %ible pro-ides spiritual information with Prophetic insight to shine on the path of righteousness in these End 'imes. “....7ut the path of the +ust CisD as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfe"t day...... / 9ro$erbs > $erse 02 3. Arom the %oo. of 7enesis in 7enesis Chapter 2 0 we see how the de-il0 that serpent in the garden of Eden decei-ed man.ind. &e see how false religion entraps man in traditions and creeds and blinds man.ind spiritually. 'he AI7#EAA "E#I7I ( of Adam and E-e in 7enesis Chapter 2 0 was a false religion. "eligion is a co-ering. 'he Aig #ea-es were co-ering. 7od re@ected the fig lea-es. 7od .illed an innocent animal and shed blood to clothe Adam and E-e with animal s.ins dripping with blood. +ES)/A 6 )ebrew : # "* 1ES/S C)"IS' 6 7ree. : “...is the lamb slain from the foundation of the (orld.... 6 "e-elation 12 -erse C :. In 7enesis Chapter 4 Abel offered a more excellent sacrifice than Cain. Abel offered the firstling of his floc.. Abel5s sacrifice had representation in )EA!E(. Abel5s sacrifice spo.e of things to come. 1ust li.e 7enesis 22 -erse C spo.e of 7 *5S P" !I*E* #A$%0 Abel5s sacrifice spo.e of things to come. &hen Cain .illed Abel0 the %lood of Abel cried out for -engeance. n the Cross at Cal-ary 0 on $ount $oriah0 the #ord 1esus Christ was crucified hundreds of years after Abraham almost offered up Isaac his son 0 his only son whom he lo-ed on that same $ountain . In 7enesis 22 -erses 1 to 1C we read , “.... 1And it "ame to pass after these things, that 6od did tempt Abraham, and said unto him, Abraham and he said, 7ehold, here # am.

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And he said, Take no( thy son, thine only son #saa", (hom thou lo$est, and get thee into the land of Moriah& and offer him there for a burnt offering upon one of the mountains (hi"h # (ill tell thee of. 3 And Abraham rose up early in the morning, and saddled his ass, and took t(o of his young men (ith him, and #saa" his son, and "la$e the (ood for the burnt offering, and rose up, and (ent unto the pla"e of (hi"h 6od had told him. 4 Then on the third day Abraham lifted up his eyes, and sa( the pla"e afar off. 5 And Abraham said unto his young men, Abide ye here (ith the ass& and # and the lad (ill go yonder and (orship, and "ome again to you. 6 And Abraham took the (ood of the burnt offering, and laid it upon #saa" his son& and he took the fire in his hand, and a knife& and they (ent both of them together. 7 And #saa" spake unto Abraham his father, and said, My father and he said, 5ere am #, my son. And he said, 7ehold the fire and the (ood but (here is the lamb for a burnt offering8 And Abraham said, My son, 6od (ill pro$ide himself a lamb for a burnt offering so they (ent both of them together. 9 And they "ame to the pla"e (hi"h 6od had told him of& and Abraham built an altar there, and laid the (ood in order, and bound #saa" his son, and laid him on the altar upon the (ood. 10 And Abraham stret"hed forth his hand, and took the knife to slay his son. 11 And the angel of the LORD "alled unto him out of hea$en, and said, Abraham, Abraham and he said, 5ere am #. 12 And he said, Lay not thine hand upon the lad, neither do thou any thing unto him for no( # kno( that thou fearest 6od, seeing thou hast not (ithheld thy son, thine only son from me. 13 And Abraham lifted up his eyes, and looked, and behold behind him a ram "aught in a thi"ket by his horns and Abraham (ent and took the ram, and offered him up for a burnt offering in the stead of his son. 14 And Abraham "alled the name of that pla"e 4eho$ah+ireh as it is said to this day, #n the mount of the LORD it shall be seen. 15 And the angel of the LORD "alled unto Abraham out of hea$en the se"ond time, 16 And said, 7y myself ha$e # s(orn, saith the LORD, for be"ause thou hast done this thing, and hast not (ithheld thy son, thine only son 17 That in blessing # (ill bless thee, and in multiplying # (ill multiply thy seed as the stars of the hea$en, and as the sand (hi"h is upon the sea shore& and thy seed shall possess the gate of his enemies& 18 And in thy seed shall all the nations of the earth be blessed& be"ause thou hast obeyed my $oi"e....... n that mountain 0 $ount $oriah0 Abraham and his son climbed the mountain 0 Isaac carrying the wood. Abraham the father going to sacrifice his son Isaac0 a picture of the gospel encapsulated in 1ohn 2 -erse 1; . “.... 16*or 6od so lo$ed the (orld, that he ga$e his only begotten !on, that (hosoe$er belie$eth in him should not perish, but ha$e e$erlasting life....... Abraham had built the altar and placed the wood on the altar and in 7enesis 22 -erses B to C we read about a con-ersation between Isaac said to Abraham , 7 And #saa" spake unto Abraham his father, and said, My father and he said, 5ere am #, my son. And he said, 7ehold the fire and the (ood but (here is the lamb for a burnt offering8

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')E # "* 7 * P"EPA"E* )I$SE#A A % *+. / !ee 5ebre(s :hapter 0= $erse F as read (ith 6enesis 0 $erse 0 & 4ohn 0 $erse 0& 4ohn 0 $erse 0> & 6enesis A $erse 0F & 4ohn A $erse 0? & 0 :olossians 0 $erse 0A & 0 4ohn A $erse 0? & Timothy A $erse 0? & 5ebre(s 0= $erse F & #saiah 1? $erse 0< & et" 3. 'he # 7 S0 'he & "* A 7 * became flesh. In 1ohn Chapter 1 -erses 1 to 14 we read , “....1#n the beginning (as the ,ord, and the ,ord (as (ith 6od, and the ,ord (as 6od. 2 The same (as in the beginning (ith 6od. 3 All things (ere made by him& and (ithout him (as not any thing made that (as made. 4 #n him (as life& and the life (as the light of men. 5 And the light shineth in darkness& and the darkness "omprehended it not. 6 There (as a man sent from 6od, (hose name (as 4ohn. 7 The same "ame for a (itness, to bear (itness of the Light, that all men through him might belie$e. 8 5e (as not that Light, but (as sent to bear (itness of that Light. 9 That (as the true Light, (hi"h lighteth e$ery man that "ometh into the (orld. 10 5e (as in the (orld, and the (orld (as made by him, and the (orld kne( him not. 11 5e "ame unto his o(n, and his o(n re"ei$ed him not. 12 7ut as many as re"ei$ed him, to them ga$e he po(er to be"ome the sons of 6od, e$en to them that belie$e on his name 13 ,hi"h (ere born, not of blood, nor of the (ill of the flesh, nor of the (ill of man, but of 6od. 14 And the ,ord (as made flesh, and d(elt among us, /and (e beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the *ather,3 full of gra"e and truth........ In 1ohn Chapter 4 -erse 24 we read “...6od is a !pirit, and they that (orship 5im must (orship 5im in spirit and in Truth...... ur 7od is a consuming Aire. “ ... 5ear, O #srael The LORD our 6od is one LORD ..... / Deuteronomy ? $erse > 3. +ES)/A0 ')E # "* 1ES/S C)"IS' 0 IS ')E $ "E EECE##E(' &A+. +ES)/A0 ')E # "* 1ES/S C)"IS' 0 IS ')E $ "E EECE##E(' SAC"IAICE. &hat ha-e Easter bunnies and Easter Eggs and hot cross buns got to do with the Christianity > (othing at all. Easter bunnies and Easter eggs and hot cross buns ha-e nothing to do with Christianity. 'hey are part of PA7A( AES'I!A#S. 'hey are part of PA7A( & "S)IP. PA7A( & "S)IP of the goddess of fertility named AS)' "E'). / !ee Ale%ander 5islopGs T,O 7A7'LO@Gs 3. 1ust li.e the Christmas tree and the +ule log ha-e nothing to do with the birth of +ES)/A0 6 )ebrew : the # "* 1ES/S C)"IS' 6 7"EED:. / !ee Ale%ander 5islopGs T,O 7A7'LO@Gs 3. Easter bunnies and Easter eggs and hot cross buns all are part of pagan worship. Christians are not pagans. 'rue con-erts to Christianity ha-e turned from dar.ness to #ight.
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'rue %elie-ers in the &ord of 7 * doubt man made traditions and creeds that are contrary to the &ord of 7od and clea-e unto the &ord of 7od .nowing that the &ord of 7od is '"/E A(* AAI')A/# A(* A/## A #IAE A(* !IC' "+. 'rue %elie-ers in the &ord of 7 * are called out of dar.ness into )is $ar-ellous #ight. 'rue %elie-ers belie-e that they ha-e been '"A(S#A'E* from the DI(7* $ A *A"D(ESS into the DI(7* $ A #I7)'. 6 Colossians 1 -erse 12 :. (ow why would people want to belie-e in chocolate rabbits and chocolate eggs and call it easter. *on5t you .now the %A%+# (IA( EC ( $IC S+S'E$ has commercialiFed religion> ')E %A%+# (IA( EC ( $IC S+S'E$ has commercialiFed religion to wrapt it up in the trappings of witchcraft and the occult. 'hey sell )arry Potter chocolate. )arry Potter “... the fi"tional boy (iHard that pra"ti"es (it"h"raft ..... to promote the idea that witchcraft is “.....inno"ent as a "hild...... %aby sna.es or baby serpents loo. innocent and harmless when they are born. &hen they are full age they are deadly. *on5t get bitten by a deadly -iper. And parents today ha-e their children dressing up as witches and wiFards and it all loo.s so innocent and the parents say “....let them ha$e a good time..... ')E %A%+# (IA( S+S'E$ )AS %E&I'C)E* people bound by *E( P$I(A'I (A# $A( $A*E 'EAC)I(7S0 $A( $A*E C)/"C) C"EE*S A(* $A( $A*E * 7$AS A(* $A( $A*E * C'"I(ES ')A' )A!E ( ')I(7 ' &I') ')E %I%#E. In the %oo. of 7alatians Chapter 1 0 the AP S'#E Paul said , “......19aul, an apostle, /not of men, neither by man, but by 4esus :hrist, and 6od the *ather, (ho raised him from the dead&3 2 And all the brethren (hi"h are (ith me, unto the "hur"hes of 6alatia 3 6ra"e be to you and pea"e from 6od the *ather, and from our Lord 4esus :hrist, 4 ,ho ga$e himself for our sins, that he might deli$er us from this present e$il (orld, a""ording to the (ill of 6od and our *ather 5 To (hom be glory for e$er and e$er. Amen. 6 # mar$el that ye are so soon remo$ed from him that "alled you into the gra"e of :hrist unto another gospel 7 ,hi"h is not another& but there be some that trouble you, and (ould per$ert the gospel of :hrist. 8 7ut though (e, or an angel from hea$en, prea"h any other gospel unto you than that (hi"h (e ha$e prea"hed unto you, let him be a""ursed. 9 As (e said before, so say # no( again, if any man prea"h any other gospel unto you than that ye ha$e re"ei$ed, let him be a""ursed. 10 *or do # no( persuade men, or 6od- or do # seek to please men- for if # yet pleased men, # should not be the ser$ant of :hrist. 11 7ut # "ertify you, brethren, that the gospel (hi"h (as prea"hed of me is not after man. 12 *or # neither re"ei$ed it of man, neither (as # taught it, but by the re$elation of 4esus :hrist.
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*or ye ha$e heard of my "on$ersation in time past in the 4e(s) religion, ho( that beyond measure # perse"uted the "hur"h of 6od, and (asted it 14 And profited in the 4e(s) religion abo$e many my e8uals in mine o(n nation, being more e%"eedingly Healous of the traditions of my fathers. 15 7ut (hen it pleased 6od, (ho separated me from my mother)s (omb, and "alled me by his gra"e, 16 To re$eal his !on in me, that # might prea"h him among the heathen& immediately # "onferred not (ith flesh and blood 17 @either (ent # up to 4erusalem to them (hi"h (ere apostles before me& but # (ent into Arabia, and returned again unto Damas"us. 18 Then after three years # (ent up to 4erusalem to see 9eter, and abode (ith him fifteen days. 19 7ut other of the apostles sa( # none, sa$e 4ames the Lord)s brother. 20 @o( the things (hi"h # (rite unto you, behold, before 6od, # lie not. 21 After(ards # "ame into the regions of !yria and :ili"ia& 22 And (as unkno(n by fa"e unto the "hur"hes of 4udaea (hi"h (ere in :hrist 23 7ut they had heard only, That he (hi"h perse"uted us in times past no( prea"heth the faith (hi"h on"e he destroyed. 24 And they glorified 6od in me...... ,e ha$e a :OIE@A@T O* REDEM9T#O@. ,E 5AIE 7EE@ REDEEEMED ,#T5 T5E 9RE:#OE! 7LOOD O* 'E!5EA, OER LORD 4E!E! :5R#!T. “.... 97ut ye are a "hosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a pe"uliar people& that ye should she( forth the praises of him (ho hath "alled you out of darkness into his mar$ellous light&...... / 0 9eter 1 $erse < 3. And in 1 9eter 0 $erse 0< says “.... 16*or (e ha$e not follo(ed "unningly de$ised fables, (hen (e made kno(n unto you the po(er and "oming of our Lord 4esus :hrist, but (ere eye(itnesses of his ma+esty. 17 *or he re"ei$ed from 6od the *ather honour and glory, (hen there "ame su"h a $oi"e to him from the e%"ellent glory, This is my belo$ed !on, in (hom # am (ell pleased. 18 And this $oi"e (hi"h "ame from hea$en (e heard, (hen (e (ere (ith him in the holy mount. 19 ,e ha$e also a more sure (ord of prophe"y& (hereunto ye do (ell that ye take heed, as unto a light that shineth in a dark pla"e, until the day da(n, and the day star arise in your hearts 20 Bno(ing this first, that no prophe"y of the s"ripture is of any pri$ate interpretation. 21 *or the prophe"y "ame not in old time by the (ill of man but holy men of 6od spake as they (ere mo$ed by the 5oly 6host....... Easter bunnies and Easter eggs and hot cross buns do not ha-e anything to do with the riginal Pure /ndefiled /nadulterated teachings of the Apostolic Church Aounders in the %oo. of Acts in the %ible. Paganism crept into Christianity when the Airst rganiFed Church of "ome organiFed at the Council of (iacea in A* 22?. 6 See Alexander )islop5s 'wo %abylons :.

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And rend your heart, and not your garments, and turn unto the LORD your 6od for he is gra"ious and mer"iful, slo( to anger, and of great kindness, and repenteth him of the e$il. 14 ,ho kno(eth if he (ill return and repent, and lea$e a blessing behind him& e$en a meat offering and a drink offering unto the LORD your 6od15 7lo( the trumpet in Jion, san"tify a fast, "all a solemn assembly 16 6ather the people, san"tify the "ongregation, assemble the elders, gather the "hildren, and those that su"k the breasts let the bridegroom go forth of his "hamber, and the bride out of her "loset. 17 Let the priests, the ministers of the LORD, (eep bet(een the por"h and the altar, and let them say, !pare thy people, O LORD, and gi$e not thine heritage to reproa"h, that the heathen should rule o$er them (herefore should they say among the people, ,here is their 6od-...... / 4oel 1 $erse 0A to 0; 3. Aast .Pray. read your %ible. “..rend your heart and not your garment..../ 4oel 1 $erse 0A 3. Amen.

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