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    • Fred
    • 12.02.13 | 15:08 (IST)

    Wonder how shocked Catholics might be if they knew that the upcoming Easter/Ishtar holiday adopted by the church was a pagan tradition where newborns from the previous Easter/Ishtar holiday were offered to the goddess Ishtar, red eggs symbolic of that offering

    from the article: Pope Benedict XVI, true to his declared commitment to the Jewish people
    First published 22:35 11.02.13 | Last updated 22:35 11.02.13
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