On August of 362 AD, emperor Julianus (Christians call him Julianus the Apostate) visited Sebastia. The purpose of his visit was to restore some of the Pagan temples, which had been brutally vandalized by the Christians of that area. Because of the prophecy he was given, by the priests of Apollo’s Oracle in Delphi, he ordered some graves to be opened and had the bones found inside of them burned to ashes.
Among the other graves, which the emperor ordered to be opened, he ordered the opening of a grave which belonged to the one Julianus was calling “The dead, him who the Hebrew worship as god… that they claim he was resurrected…”. The bones found in that grave were burned, like all the others, and the ashes of those bones had been scattered in the air of Samaria.
The Christians claimed that those particular bones belonged to John the Baptist (see page “EZEKIAH AND JUDAS OF GAMALAH”). But none ever claimed that John the Baptist had been resurrected, neither he was ever worshipped as god. Also it is known John the Baptist had been decapitated, but what the servants of the emperor burned, that day of August 362 AD, in Samaria was neither a head, nor a headless body. It was the skeleton of a whole body.
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