Does it matter if there was a historical Jesus?

The message matters more than the man.

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  • Early Christianity was a synthesis of Jewish and Greek ideas and rituals, though it's often presented as brand new.
  • Jesus's teachings can predominantly be traced back to earlier apocalyptic Judaism.
  • An important question persists: Is it the man or the message that really matters to modern Christians?
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Karma doesn't work how most people think it does

Eastern traditions have complex views on how karma affects your life.

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  • Karma is not simple retribution for bad deeds.
  • Eastern traditions view karma as part of a cycle of birth and rebirth.
  • Actions and intentions can influence karma, which can be both positive and negative.
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