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Was Jesus a Buddhist?

Christianity’s Eastern Influences

Did Jesus have knowledge of Buddhism and other eastern religions? Historical evidence would seem to indicate that Jesus could have known about Buddhism, because it was present in Judea at the time he lived. To be sure, there is no credible evidence that Jesus ever traveled to India. There are, however, many circumstantial reasons to suggest he might have been influenced…

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Frank Moone

Frank Moone

I like cultural criticism, classics, philosophy, poetry and plays. I enjoy long novels and have been in rock bands since the 1960s.