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I: Jesus is a myth, is just a copy of the pagans gods!

A: Anti-theists not only have problems with God, but also with history (often times on this matter).

At some point, in some areas, in some hobbies, I can find similar things about you and I, but that doesn't mean the claims are real or false, it mean that we don't judge other worldviews for its abuses, but by its teachings, the origin, evidence, sources, witnesses, logic and consistencies.

Secondly, many atheists had been constantly changing history of the pagan gods as for Zeitgeist Movie (2007) for example, comparing it towards Jesus Christ in which few truth claims are mix into a lot of false stuff, for example they talk about the death of the sun and state that the sun stop moving or at least perceivable for 3 days...nowhere in ancient history that can be found. Then they compare those events to the cross, when we can actually find out about the death of Jesus Christ on the cross, not just by living tradition throughout generations but in many sources even outside the Bible, for example The Complete works of Flavious Josephus Book 18, chapter 3, number 3 state:

Now there arose at this time a source of further trouble in one Jesus, a wise man who performed surprising works, a teacher of men who gladly welcome strange things. He led away many Jews, and also many of the Gentiles. He was the so-called Christ. When Pilate, acting on information supplied by the chief men around us, condemned him to the cross, those who had attached themselves to him at first did not cease to cause trouble, and the tribe of Christians, which has taken this name from him is not extinct even today.

Also Cornelious Tacitus said:

Christus, from whom the name had its origin, suffered the extreme penalty during the reign of Tiberius at the hands of one of our procurators, Pontius Pilatus, and a most mischievous superstition, thus checked for the moment, again broke out not only in Judaea, the first source of the evil, but even in Rome.

There are about 19 ancient pagans writers that talk about Jesus and 12 of them talk about the cross and death of Jesus (which those are sources outside the Bible). You can read Flavius Josephus, Mara Bar-Serapion, Cornelius Tacitus, Lucian of Samosata, Thallus the Samaritan & Julius Africanus, Phlegon, Gaius Suetonius Tranquillas, The Jewish Talmud, Pliny the Younger, etc.

Anti-theists also compare pagan gods with Jesus Christ when Christ was even professed since the Old Testament...as the son of God (Zech. 12:10), born of a virgin (Isaiah 7:14), was crucified (Psalm 22), the blood atonement (Lev. 17:11), rose from the dead (Psalm 16:10), and salvation by faith (Hab. 2:4).

Theme	Old Testament
Reference	New Testament
fulfilled in Jesus
Ascension of Jesus to the right hand of God	Psalms 110:1
Matthew 26:64; Acts 7:55-60;
Ephesians 1:20

Atonement by blood	Leviticus 17:11
Hebrews 9:22

Baptism	Exodus 40:12-15; Lev. 16:4; Gen. 17:10; Ezek. 36:25
Matt. 3:16; 28:19; Colossians 2:11-12; Heb. 10:22

Begotten Son, Jesus is	Psalm 2:7
Acts 13:33; Heb. 1:5

Creative work	Genesis 1; 1:26	John 1:1-3; Col. 1:16-17

Crucifixion	Psalm 22:11-18; Zech. 12:10
Luke 23:33-38

Damnation and Salvation	Dan. 12:2
Matt. 25:46

Eternal Son	Micah 5:1-2; Psalm 2:7
Heb. 1:5; 5:5

First and Last	Isaiah 41:4; 44:6; 48:12
Rev. 1:8,17; 22:13

God among His people	Isaiah 9:6; 40:3
John 1:1,14; 20:28; Col. 2:9; Matt. 3:3

Incarnation of God	1) Ex 3:14; 2) Ps. 45:6 Isaiah 9:6; Zech. 12:10
1) John 8:58; 1:1,14; 2) Heb. 1:8; Col. 2:9; Heb. 1:1-3

Monotheism	Isaiah 43:10; 44:6,8; 45:5
John 10:30; Eph. 4:5

Only Begotten Son	Gen. 22:2.  See Typology
John 3:16; Heb. 11:7

Priesthood of Jesus	Psalm 110:4
Heb. 6:20; 7:25

Resurrection of Christ	Psalm 16:9-10; 49:15; Is. 26:19
John 2:19-21

Return of Christ	Zech. 14:1-5; Mic. 1:3-4
Matt. 16:27-28; Acts 1:11; 3:20

Sacrifice of the Son	Gen. 22.  See Typology
Heb. 9:27

Salvation by grace	1) Gen. 12:3; 2) 15:6; Hab. 2:4
1) Gal. 3:8-11; 2) Rom. 4:9

Sin offering	Ex. 30:10; Lev. 4:3
Rom. 8:3; Heb. 10:18; 13:11

Sin offering made outside the camp	Ex. 29:14
Heb. 13:12-13

Sin offering without defect	Ex. 12:5; Lev. 22:20; Deut. 17:1
Heb. 9:14

Son of God	Psalm 2:7
John 5:18

Substitutionary Atonement	Isaiah 53:6-12; Lev. 6:4-10,21
Matt. 20:28; 1 Pet. 2:24; 2 Cor. 5:21; 1 Pet. 3:18;

Trinity	1) Gen. 1:26; Job 33:4; 2) Gen. 17:1; 18:1; Ex. 6:2-3; 24:9-11; 33:20; Num. 12:6-8; Psalm 104:30; 3)Gen. 19:24 with Amos 4:10-11; Is.48:16
1) John 1:1-3; 2) John 1:18; 6:46; 3) Matt. 28:19; 2 Cor. 13:14

Virgin Birth	Isaiah 7:14
Matt. 1:25

Worship of Jesus	Psalm 97:7
Matt. 2:2,11; 14:33; 28:9; John 9:35-38; Heb. 1:6

Plus, all the path that Jesus left from direct eye witnesses accounts and early historians as well (as mentioned above). Also, most anti-theists claims (regarding this issue) are lies mix up with some truths because anti-theists look comfort and not honesty at least on this theological issues.

Before someone believe a particular worldview, is imperative to learn and understand its origin as well, not just believing stuff just because we like it or not (and this goes for all denominations and worldviews out there). Because there is a way that seems right to a man, but its end is the way of death (Proverbs 14:12), (Proverbs 16:25). So is important to be honest because truth is not going to change by personal comfort.

Now, some anti-theists made false comparisons between Jesus and Horus when in reality is very little to compare, that is:

Horus: (Falcon) 
Jesus: (Fish)

Horus: conception- born from the dead
Jesus: conception- born from God

Horus: Sun god
Jesus: Son of God

Horus: Fought for his superiority...he was very dangerous
Jesus: Gave His life for others.

Horus: His eye was gouged out
Jesus: Always had both of his eyes

Horus: Seb (Joseph) is not Horus's father, Osiris is
Jesus: Joseph (earthly father) 

Horus: Isis is Horus's mother's name not Mary
Jesus: Mary is his mother's name

Horus: Had four semi-gods that were followers
Jesus: Had 12 disciples

Horus: Did not walk on water
Jesus: Walked on water

Horus: Did not raise anyone from the dead
Jesus: Raised Lazarus from the dead

Horus: Was not crucified 
Jesus: Was crucified

Horus: No resurrection
Jesus: Was resurrected

The only comparison between Horus and Jesus consists of the following: they were of royal descent and there were murder plots against them.

The same thing goes for Mithra, Dionysus, among others false accusations are made to make it fit into Jesus as if Jesus is the one who copy them.

Plus, God must exist since there must be someone controlling all this particles of matter because matter in and of itself does not know what is adaptable and what is not in its own; so it must be a mind controlling all these constant particle patterns in which the components are form and information behaviors is a clear evidence in which this materialistic life consist. So under those premises, Buddhism is automatically disqualify since is not a theistic worldview to even take it into consideration for the creation of life nor Maitreya or any other human like anti-theistic view.

The Bible never state that Jesus born in December 25th, nor that the magi (the three wise men) were actually three. So yes, in some cases there are several other theories from ancient pagan cultures/traditions in which I personally think the church instead of trying to get rid of pagan general cultures/traditions, they rather want to introduce Christianity to somehow save souls or at least introduce Jesus in other cultures/traditions (which is a useful technique in my opinion for several instances), because to get rid of a culture/tradition will not be that easy nor convenient in some cases.

Also, there are about 270 legends of the world wide flood around the world, as few other similarities; but that doesn't mean it didn't happen; what that basically mean is that where there it smoke, there is fire.

This is just some of many other examples why Jesus Christ is indeed the one who He claim to be (according to the Bible). All these without even using NDE from all ages pointing towards Jesus. Plus, creating a God that tell us thou shall not do quite a few things, is the last thing an honest person would do when someone actually like to do it; because Truth by definition is exclusive, otherwise it would be oxymoron for God to accept that which is moral and immoral as relatively equal.

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