This tells us that whoever or whatever Jesus was before his human incarnation, he could not have been a God separate from the Father. The Bible teaches us that God is one and only one being.Was the Christ Story stolen from other, older religions?Theologian Dr Robert Beckford investigates remarkable parallels between the stories of Jesus, Krishna, Buddha, Mithra, and other major religious entities, and examines how these similarities impact Christianity and its message. In order to understand who Jesus was, we first should understand the basic doctrine of the Trinity.While God is one being, he exists eternally as three coequal and coeternal Persons, whom we know as the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit.Up the rivers they went for trade, and later to settle in the high places, whence we get the word hill; Thus there were two homes for the Illi, the islands and the hills.Mountains were even called Cordirilla, or the ropes of the Illi.
Knowing navigation the Illi sailed the seas, the oceans, and the rivers.
And like the prospector who unknowingly tramples over valuable ore, we have used this word over and over wit out realizing the scope and depth of its meaning.
From it is derived the word civilization for the Illi were the city builders and the Illi who lived in cities were the civilli.
I also found several interesting books on the subject, such as The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors: Christianity Before Christ by Kersey Graves, and The Christ Conspiracy, and Suns of God: Krishna, Buddha and Christ Unveiled by Acharya S.
As a non-christian, I am approaching this topic purely as an interested observer.