A true story of black humanity living under the heavy hand of white humanity is now a movie. White supremacy allowed by the Bible, or so it was and is still taught, allowed this inhuman treatment to parts of our own body, the human body, to occur. Not only allowed but demanded that it be exercised.
At the same time, mid 1800s, a team of 100 persons were giving us the way to know and understand what the original authors of the 66 books of the Bible actually wrote. Seems to me they were searching for the truth.
The James Strong Exhaustive Concordance, was published in the early 1900’s; but few have used it to discover the depths of this rich resource. It has been used mostly to prove what was already being believed and taught in religious circles.
I dream of a white Christmas where we recognize that it was the white skin of ice and snow that ruled supreme over the earth….not WHITE SKINNED PEOPLE. In that dream the STRENGTH of the SUNLIGHT (samson) is seen for what it truly is the LIFE GIVING RIB OF LIGHT (EVE) that melted the WHITE SKIN of ice, opening the Eastern Gate, which released the RAPIDLY MOVING SOIL, THE BLACK SEA MONSTER out into the LIGHT of the SUN.
Isn’t it time we used that resource? Isn’t it time to end the religious myths? The retelling of which has caused so much human heartache, heart break, shame, blame. Destroying the very creature that has the ability to use it’s mind will and emotion to change? To love?
At the end of the movie, there is a line that says the date, time and place of the death of Solomon is unknown. (more…)