Dan: Taken alone, the philosophical teachings of Jesus are Buddhism with a Hebrew accent – Kindness, tolerance, brotherhood, love.
A ruthless realism acknowledging that life is as it is here on earth, here and now the kingdom of god, meaning goodness, is right here, where it should be `I am what I am becoming.“
That’s what the Buddha brought in.
John: And that’s what I taught.
But a talking snake make a lady eat an apple, so we’re screwed.
Heaven and hell were peddled so priests could rule through seduction and terror. Save our souls that we never lost in the first place.
I threw a clean pass… they ran it out of the ballpark …” – The Man From Earth