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The Two Babylons – Wikipedia

The other was, when, to use the words of Layard, “the head of the fish formed a mitre above that of the man, while its scaly, fan-like tail fell as a cloak behind, leaving duxs human limbs and feet exposed. This, too, is copied from the same pattern; for, says Professor Gaussen, quoting Strabo and Herodotus, “the kings of Chaldea wore on their feet slippers which the kings they conquered used to kiss.

Though modern Hinduism recognises millions of gods, yet the Indian sacred books show that originally it had been far otherwise. Dagonthe fish-godrepresented that deity as a manifestation of the same patriarch who had lived so long in the waters of the deluge. The Egyptians also used the triangle as a symbol of their “triform divinity.

Macrobius shows that the distinguishing feature of the Phoenician idolatry must have been imported from Assyria, which, in classic writers, included Babylonia.

Now Janus, whose key the Pope usurped with that of his wife or mother Cybele, was also Dagon. Is the Pope “Infallible,” and does the Church of Rome, in consequence, boast that it has always been “unchanged and unchangeable”? The nature of the case, and the history of the Mysteries, alike show that this book could be none other than the “Book Pet-Roma”; that is, the “Book of the Grand Interpreter,” in other words, of Hermes Trismegistus, the great “Interpreter of the Gods.

Babilonis Zonaras we find that the concurrent testimony of the ancient authors he had consulted was to this effect; for, speaking of arithmetic and astronomy, he says: You will not get too far in your research of church history without coming across references to this book and that is the reason we have included it here— a reference work not as something to be bzbilonias to beat someone else over the head with like some use the Bible itself.


All these separate facts–all these scattered testimonies, recur to that fruitful principle which places in the East the centre of science and civilisation. This gave his work an appearance of being well-researched at the time of its publication.

This had a blasphemous meaning, for he was worshipped at Rome as the grand mediator. The reader will now be prepared to alexadner how it is that the Pope’s Grand Council of Statewhich assists him in the government of the Church, comes to be called the College of Cardinals.

The Two Babylons heavily relies on Austen Henry Layard ‘s publications of his excavations at Nineveh, which had only been just discovered in Thus we may see how the keys of Janus and Cybele would come to be known as the keys of Peter, the “interpreter” of the Mysteries. Dus of the middle of this figure is proceeding the Holy Ghost in the form of a dove.

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In the note by the editor of the 7th edition, which was published init was claimed, “that no one, so far as we are aware, has ventured to challenge the accuracy of the historical proofs adduced in support of the startling announcement on the title page. It is in reference to this that the Psalmist, predicting the ascension of Christ, thus loftily speaks of its blessed results: It bears its Chaldean origin on its very forehead.

The Clementine literature made the association in the 4th Century AD. The Pope has not merely a chair to sit in; but he has a chair to be carried in, in pomp and state, on men’s shoulders, when he pays a visit to St. The College of Cardinals, with the Pope at its head, is just the counterpart of the Pagan College of Pontiffswith its “Pontifex Maximus,” or “Sovereign Pontiff,” which had existed in Rome from the earliest times, and which is known to have been framed on the model of the grand original Council of Pontiffs at Babylon.

Thus was the Pope the express counterpart of “Janus, the double-faced.

What is wanted in one country is supplemented in another; and what actually “crops out” in different directions, to a large extent necessarily determines the character of much that does not directly appear on the surface. The statement of Bunsen is to the effect that the religious system of Egypt was derived from Asia, and “the primitive az in Babel.


This page was last edited on 26 Novemberat Philologos Religious Online Books Philologos. Its central theme is its allegation that the Catholic Church is a veiled continuation of the pagan religion of ancient Babylonthe product of a millennia-old secret conspiracy founded by the Biblical king Nimrod and the Assyrian queen Semiramiswho Hislop claimed was Nimrod’s wife. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The ancient Icelandic mythology calls him “the Author hidlop every thing that existeth, the eternal, the living, and awful Being; the searcher into concealed things, the Being that never changeth.

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The guns of the soldiers rung on the stone pavement of the house of God, as, at the bidding of their officer, they grounded, shouldered, and presented arms. Janus, whose key the Pope bears, was babilonixs god of doors and hinges, and was called Patulcius, and Clusius “the opener and the shutter. Whence came the crosier? We think it must be painful baiblonias any Christian mind, and repugnant to Christian feeling, to look at this figure.

I have read that particular book and find it unconvincing and confusing in its own right and still feel that “The Two Babylons'” inclusion on this website is warranted as a scholarly work delving into the area of error within the church wherever it’s found and from wherever it came— ultimately IS Babylon. So utterly idolatrous was the Babylonian recognition of the Aexander unity, that Jehovah, the Living God, severely condemned His own people for giving any bbilonias to it: Even in China, the same practice of wearing the fish-head mitre had evidently once prevailed; for the very counterpart of the Papal mitre, as worn by the Chinese Emperor, has subsisted to modern times.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. When his power increased, when his dominion extended, and especially after he became a temporal sovereign, the alexandet of Janus became too heavy for his single hand–he needed some to share with him the power of the “hinge.

There were two ways in which Dagon was anciently represented.