The Secret Legacy of Jesus: The Judaic Teachings That Passed from James the Just to the Founding Fathers

The Secret Legacy of Jesus: The Judaic Teachings That Passed from James the Just to the Founding Fathers

Jeffrey J. Bütz


indicates how the real teachings of Jesus have been handed down in the course of the centuries and formed the imaginative and prescient of the Founding Fathers

• finds for the 1st time the hidden hyperlink that connects James the Brother, Islam, the Cathars, the Knights Templar, and Freemasonry

• exhibits how the Founding Fathers used those teachings enshrined in Masonic rules to construct a brand new country

With the good fortune of Paul’s wish to impose his imaginative and prescient for the Church, the real teachings of Jesus--as preserved by way of his family members and disciples--were compelled into hiding. This clandestine stream was once evidenced by way of such early teams because the Nazarenes, Ebionites, and Elkesaites yet is mostly notion to have died out whilst the Church of Paul branded those teams as heretics. even though, regardless of the continuing persecution by way of the Roman Catholic orthodoxy, this underground Jewish pressure of Christianity used to be capable of live to tell the tale and face up to incorporation into its extra strong rival. Jeffrey Bütz, writer of The Brother of Jesus and the misplaced Teachings of Christianity, finds for the 1st time the hidden theological hyperlink that connects James the Brother of Jesus and the Ebionites with the faith of Islam, the Cathars, the Knights Templar, and Freemasonry.

In The mystery Legacy of Jesus, Bütz demonstrates how this centuries-old underground movement of Christ’s unique teachings remained alive and the way it surfaced back in Colonial the United States, the place the Founding Fathers used Masonic ideas rooted in Jewish Christian teachings to set up what they believed will be a “New Jerusalem.” With the increase of a fundamentalist Christianity, this effective non secular imaginative and prescient was once misplaced, yet Bütz contends it may be recovered and used to lead to the reconciliation of Christians, Jews, and Muslims in the course of the global.

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