What is so damn baffling? It's the eternal question of being over the unacceptability of extinction. Nature seemed to offered hope. Christianity though, ironically, unlike all the other pagan mystery religions, desacralized nature, while at the same momment drew from its principle of cyclical birth, death and renewal. At least that much is clear. The liturgical calendar speaks clearly of this.RetroActive said:Sure but those myths contain concepts that baffle us to this day.
Hermes/Thoth/Odin/Buddha/Mercury, the mind.