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Comparison of philosophical languages [OT]

From:Andreas Johansson <and_yo@...>
Date:Saturday, January 25, 2003, 12:54
James Landau wrote:
>In a message dated 1/21/2003 2:15:21 PM Pacific Standard Time, >andrew@MEDIANET.PL writes: > > > > > Christianity = ybonate = "noun wet religious organization" > > > > ME> Doesn't sound too flattering. Neither does the name > > ME> of their "wet religious publication". > > > > I mean baptism. "ubi Christianity" is difficult to > > pronounce for many non-English speakers. > > So the "wet" in Christianity is referring to baptism? You had me fooled. >I >interpreted it as referring to the fish (that wet animal) that symbolizes >the >religion. The Jesus fish on bumper stickers and decals, the story about the >miracle wherein Jesus fed hundreds with only fish, the years A.D. 1 to 2000 >as the "Age of Pisces" in which Christianity dominates (as opposed to the >Jewish age of Aries before), etc.
I may be missing something, but isn't a zodiacal age suposed to be one twelfth of the period of precession? That'd be a bit more than 2000 years; about 2170 years. Andreas _________________________________________________________________ Add photos to your messages with MSN 8. Get 2 months FREE*.