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Anonymous asked in Society & CultureMythology & Folklore · 8 months ago

Were the authors of the Book of Mark and the Book of Acts inspired by Homer, a writer for ancient Greek mythology?

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  • 8 months ago

    No ones knows who actually wrote the scrolls referred to as the book of Mark and Acts and most believe that biblical scrolls were written long before Greek Mythology.

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  • 8 months ago

    Could have been since the people who wrote the NT were leading members of the Roman government.

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  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    No. Though the uneducated would like to pretend that it's true.

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  • 8 months ago

    I don't think so, , imo, one thing is sure , if the authors knew the original apostles, then they were inspire by the gospel, and since many do believe the gospel of mark was written the first century, it might be the most basic truth

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  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    No.  And no one "wrote" myths.

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  • Jea
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    8 months ago

    Every claim of christianity was from some earlier mythology or other.

    There is not a single thing about christianity that is original.  Even their good/bad guy Jesus is just a fictional copy of some earlier fictional character, or several as it were.

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    • Jea
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      8 months agoReport

      My education lacks little kid.  It is your proof of your outrageous claims that is missing completely.

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  • User
    Lv 7
    8 months ago

    A - Not as far as we know

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    B - Homer wasn't really "a writer for ancient Greek mythology". Rather: he employed certain aspects of ancient Greek mythology (which wasn't ancient to him) in his poetry...as have very, very many poets over the centuries.

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  • 8 months ago

    No.  They were accounts of Jesus' life and the things the apostles did after His resurrection.  

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    • Lynnmarie
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      8 months agoReport

      It's a well established fact  that Jesus existed.  You just sound foolish saying that. 

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