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Bro Rando, Some questions for you:

1.Was Jesus Born Dec 25th?

2.What do parents lying to their kids about Santa Claus have to do with Jesus and his Birth?

3.How does God view the Christmas custom of giving gifts or, to be more precise, exchanging gifts?

4.The “Wise Men”—How Many? Who Were They?

5.What Sort of 'Star' Led the Astrologers?

6.How Should Jesus Christ Be Remembered according to the 'Bible'?

7. Does the holiday Christmas  arbitrarily violate Gods rule in his Word the Bible that says “Do not go beyond the things that are written.” (1 Cor. 4:6) ?

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These are excellent questions for a thinking person who desires to worship God in Truth and Spirit. (John 4:24-26)  If we were to celebrate a Lie , then our Worship is in Vain and good for nothing.

1.Was Jesus Born Dec 25th?

No, there is no proof Jesus was born on Dec 25th, due to the Romans demanding a Jewish Registration in the month of Tishri.  Joseph and Mary, pregnant with child, was heading to their "Own city" {Jerusalem} to register for the Census.  All of Jewish Decent were to Register as to give a "head count" to the Roman Governor to help determine on what they can expect to collect from the Jews for taxes.  Tishri actually runs from Sept 16th to Oct 15th in our Calender months.  His time of birth can be determined to the month and year.  However, Jesus age was given at the time of his Baptism in the month of Oct/Tishri we can get a very close estimate of the timing of his birth.  

"Now when all the people were baptized, Jesus too was baptized. As he was praying, the heaven was opened up, and the holy spirit in bodily form like a dove came down upon him, and a voice came out of heaven: “You are my Son, the beloved; I have approved you.”  When Jesus began his work, he was about 30 years old " (Luke 3:21-23)

Since we know that the Prophecy about Jesus being cut off at 3 and 1/2 years was referring to his "work", {His Ministry} which started at 30 years of age, Jesus was put to death 3 and 1/2 years later on Nisan 14th, 33 CE Friday afternoon at 3:00 pm. Tishri and Nisan are six months apart, fitting eloquently in the timing of the prophecy.  SO Jesus was born on Tishri in 2 BCE.  Many have the opinion about Oct 5th, but the Bible doesn't give the exact time or day.

Dec 25th has Nothing to do with Jesus Christ, but Everything about Pagan Worship .  About 4300 years ago Nimrod was born "a grandson" of Noah by means of Cush.  Nimrod made himself a king and celebrated his birthday on Dec 25.  Birthdays weren't for the common folk, but those who considered themselves "gods" or deity's.  http://www.cogwriter.com/news/church-history/birthdays-are-highest-holiday-for-s  Nimrod turned to "Sun" Worship and it was after his violent death that his wife invented what "False Christianity" celebrates today.  "Satanic Holy Days" along with Idol Worship.  These things can be backdated to about 4,200 years ago.

Nimrod's wife Semiramis: http://www.google.com/search?q=+Nimrod%27s+wife+semeris&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&r

1) Trinity "Tammuz" The resurrected god-man that was the promised seed of the woman.
2) Ishtar
3) Saturnalia

Remember, when Baptists who claim to be trinitarians tell us "that God is like an egg"?  It comes from the Satanic Worship of Ishtar.  These Pagan Rituals underwent a major deception in 325 CE under the Pagan Emperor of Rome called Constantine.  Just like his forefather Nimrod, Constantine was a "Sun" worshiper.  He took to trinity worship, continued worshiping Ishtar and Saturnalia under new Names.  Easter and Christmas and CHRISTENDOM was born!  Idols of Crosses, Evergreen trees, Stars, and Birthdays became the norm amongst Satan's World of Babylon of False Religion. (2 Corinthians 4:4)

http://www.jw.org/en/bible-teachings/questions/when-was-jesus-born/
http://www.jw.org/en/bible-teachings/questions/bible-about-christmas/

The trinity is explained as "The Three Beasts".  http://scripture-keywords.tripod.com/Babylon/02-Nimrod-sun_god.html

I'll try to get to the other questions later.  For the Novice reader on our forum, it will be quite the undertaking of such a volume of demonic propaganda which I don't really want them to know "the Deep things of Satan" as the Non-witness experts here do.  It's counter productive in many respects.  

Take Care,
Brother Rando  

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Brother Rando is a student of Prophecy and one of Jehovah's Witnesses in good standing with the Faithful and Discreet slave. His interests are directed towards how the time of the end would come about. The earth’s population today is going through a physical, spiritual and emotional tribulation that has been prophesied concerning a time of distress as it enters into a cleansing period of removing wickedness by means of God’s Kingdom. (Daniel 12:1) Brother Rando’s discussions are of keen interest to many who await for God's Kingdom. He asserts that his discussions are just that, and not Prophecies, nor does he make the claim to be inspired. His authority is the Bible. He proclaims the year 2034 to be of very high interest to all. Like a GPS, that gives Insight to location, 2034 allows us to gauge where we are in the stream of time according to God’s Will. According to Brother Rando, the Bible carries two thoughts in it’s passages, one is fleshy and the other is spiritual. Jesus Christ warned Peter of thinking fleshy and that this type of thinking is not from God. (Matthew 16:23) In order to measure time, a method of measurement is needed. Measuring time by “the day” would mean a 24 hour period. However, measuring “the day” spiritually would mean a period of time yet to be revealed using other scripture to interpret the method needed. By looking into the Bible, we can actually determine what God meant by “the day” when looking into his Word on how his Will would come about. As we read (Genesis 2:16-17) the punishment for disobedience was death “in the day”. As time went on, the scriptures do begin to reveal the time frame of “the day”. According to Genesis 5:5, Adam lived 930 years and then he died. Satan who thinks like a man, got it wrong! (Genesis 3:4-5) Why Study the Bible

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In Brother Rando’s research of the Bible, he found scripture does interpret other scripture. The answer to how long a day was, according to God’s Will was found in Psalms 90:4 and 2 Peter 3:8. This is vital to gaining understanding in how we are to measure time in God’s view. Spiritually and not fleshy or physical. A day in heavens time is a thousand years to us. It’s by this method we can measure time and where we are in the stream of time of the end. In answer Jesus said to them: “Break down this temple, and in three days I will raise it up.” (John 2:19) Was Jesus indicating that he was the Temple of God, God’s Kingdom? And that the temple would in fact be destroyed or broken down? According to God’s Word, the following scripture is the basis for Salvation. “For if you publicly declare that ‘word in your own mouth,’ that Jesus is Lord, and exercise faith in your heart that God raised him up from the dead, you will be saved.” (Romans 10:9) In order for John 2:19 and Romans 10:9 to come in line, did Jesus utter a prophecy about God's Kingdom since he stated, “I will raise it up”? IF the basis for salvation is that Jesus is Lord and that God raised him up. We can conclude that Jesus did not raise himself up, but it was God that raised him from the dead since he was dead and conscious of nothing at all. (Ecc 9:5) Jesus prophesied that HE would raise God's Kingdom. (Rev 5:10) Jesus was speaking prophetically of raising the temple within the third day of a thousand years. Jesus warned Peter not to think the thoughts of man. (Matthew 16:23) Based on 2 Peter 3:8 we are able to determine the time frame to when God’s Kingdom would be raised up by Jesus Christ. Jesus was put to death on Nisan 14, 33CE. The two days would actually represent two thousand years and we come up with the year 2033. Jesus stated,“in three days I will raise it up.” So the third day is upon us in 2034.

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“I fully support, acknowledge and cooperate with *The Faithful Steward and Its' Governing Body* of Jehovah’s Witnesses.” I am property of the "Faithful and Discreet Slave" that Jesus, my brother, is appointing over his belongings. This Slave is the Governing Body of Jehovah's Earthly Organization known Worldwide as "Jehovah's Witnesses". When the Mountain-like organizations act against God's chosen people after Babylon has been destroyed, Jehovah will slaughter those who are touching the pupils of his eyes. Even though Babylon the Great is spoken as a woman and she has fallen in (Rev. 14:8), the sacred secret is that she is not a woman at all, but the World of False Religion that will be utterly destroyed by the personal hand of Jesus Christ as (King Abaddon) in the coming Great Tribulation never to be found again! (Matthew 24:14)

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Secular Historians point to the Temple in Jerusalem being destroyed in 70 AD by the Romans. But was Jesus Christ speaking in a physical sense since that Temple is non-existent today? Jehovah Witnesses assert that Jesus under inspiration of Holy Spirit was actually prophesying about his spiritual body as the only means to approach his Heavenly Father. (John 14:6) Not the Temple made by hands or his fleshy body as Christendom claims, but his spiritual body, known as the Body of Christ. (1 Cor 12:27) This would actually be the Collective Representative of God’s Kingdom in how we can approach the One True God JEHOVAH. Brother Rando is not the first to come up with this time frame. In the first part of 1914, the Bible Students known as International Bible Students Association discussed the “time of trouble” on the printed page called The Bible Students Monthly. Early in 1914, an issue of The Bible Students Monthly was issued with the large bold heading “END OF WORLD IN 1914? Some have quoted the large headline of this tract as proof that Russell was expecting the “end of the world” in 1914. However, such neglect the subheading under the larger headline, which states: “NOT THE VIEW OF PASTOR RUSSELL NOR OF I.B.S.A.” International Bible Students Association: "Nevertheless, when viewed from God’s standpoint, we are still “shortly after” 1914. Although Russell himself did not think the time of trouble would be this long, he did allow that it could be. It is possible that the time allotted for this period is 120 years (1914+120=2034), but that these days will be “cut short” some time before they are allowed to reach their end. We do not put this forth as a “prophecy”, nor would we feel anything was wrong if 2034 came and went and nothing had happened as far the full binding of Satan and the destruction of his empire is concerned. All things are in God’s hands."

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According to the discussion, 1914 represents the year that the earth would enter into a time of distress and that time limit could very well be 120 years. Which again, brings up the year 2034. The year 1914 is derived by a prophecy of the end of the Gentile times. Brother Rando insists that we should not live by a date, but to use this time to get right with God. Jesus continually pointed that the people who were on the earth when he would raise God’s Temple would be like those people in Noah’s time, taking no note. Where do the 120 years come from? If we read Genesis 6:3, most people think of this scripture in the fleshy sense of man’s lifespan. But could there be a spiritual meaning, giving those with Insight a divine warning? The Bible does say, “make secret the words and seal up the book, until the time of [the] end.” (Daniel 12:4) Could it be, this world has entered into it’s Last Days in 1914? (1 Timothy 3:1-5) Yet there is another scripture that helps us measure the time. In Ecclesiastes 6:6 it reads, “Even supposing that he has lived a thousand years twice over and yet he has not seen what is good, is it not to just one place that everyone is going?” The chapter talks about vanity and that if a person actually lived two thousand years without God’s Kingdom we are all heading to the same place. Since death was the punishment, we would need God’s Kingdom to conquer death, the place we all are heading. A thousand years twice over is two thousand years. Simple math again brings us to the time of 2034, when the second thousand years has been brought to it’s finish. Could Christ Millennial reign be from 2034 to 3034? We don’t know. Jesus stated, he would raise God’s Temple in the third day, so we can expect God's Kingdom to be fully operating sometime between the years 2034 and 3034. However, Jesus Christ was risen first thing on the very morning in the third day. Most Bible readers are in agreement that Christ does rule for a thousand years.

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Armageddon is the actual cleansing of the earth from all wickedness. If in the literal sense, it would consist of angels coming down from heaven to bring death to all those rejecting the Kingdom of God. But if it is spiritual, Armageddon could very will take place without the knowledge that it is actually occurring. If this is the case, then Armageddon would commence without the knowledge that the wicked are simply dying off. There seems to be evidence in scripture to how God destroyed the forefather’s in the wilderness. They died off in the wilderness at the hand of the destroyer without knowing of such, as Paul eloquently explains in 1 Corinthians 10:1-10. If.....

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