New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1992. Mark 15:46. Inscribed on copper (as its name suggests), the "scroll" discusses the hiding places of a vast quantity of treasure. Q source is the name that scholars give to a hypothetical text that may have been used to help write the Gospel of Matthew and Gospel of Luke. According to stories told in the Bible, a man named Joseph of Arimathea buried Jesus after his crucifixion. Sincerly Michael Child`s, Encyclopedia of the Unusual and Unexplained, http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/world/africa/newsid_1695000/1695102.stm. The Occult and the Third Reich. The Ark of the Covenant, the Holy Grail. Swords from Continental Germanic mythology, Swords from Anglo-Saxon mythology and folklore of the British Islands, Bows from Classical Greek and Roman mythology, Daggers from Indonesia and Malay folklore, Chariots from Classical Greek and Roman mythology, Substances from Medieval legend and European folklore, Learn how and when to remove these template messages, Learn how and when to remove this template message, his intervention in the Kievan succession crisis, Thirteen Treasures of the Island of Britain, List of mythological objects (Hindu Mythology), https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=List_of_mythological_objects&oldid=986825622, Articles with dead external links from December 2017, Articles with permanently dead external links, Articles needing additional references from June 2017, All articles needing additional references, Articles that may be too long from June 2017, Articles with multiple maintenance issues, Articles lacking reliable references from November 2019, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 3 November 2020, at 06:41. NY 10036. One example was found in 2013 during an archaeological excavation in Turkey. Archaeologists view some parts of the Bible as a loose historical record, but there's no way to verify (without finding actual artifacts) what is true and what is fiction. Whatever happened to the real burial shroud of Jesus, it seems unlikely that it will ever be found. You will receive a verification email shortly. Power in man is active or speculative. That way, the world could be repopulated after the flood. International Travel News 23, no. Were these nails used to crucify Jesus? Angebert, Jean-Michel. [Online] http://www.rense.com/general6/baltic.htm.
Gregor, Arthur S. Amulets, Talismans, and Fetishes. The ark possessed super-natural powers and served as a means through which God could express his will to the Israelites. Nevertheless, when Christian crusaders discovered the lance in the Church of St. Peter in Antioch during the First Crusade in 1098, they used it as a symbol to rally their forces and defeat the Saracens.
Things of sacred power associated with Judeo-Christian history as recorded in the Bible and in various apocryphal texts have enraptured believers for centuries. "Ethiopian Artifact Found in Cupboard." New York: Crown, 1992. Spear of Destiny. In medieval literature, King Arthur and his knights embark on a quest to search for the Holy Grail, which is said in Arthurian stories to have magical properties. Archaeologists have yet to find a text containing Q source, leading some scholars to speculate that the source was an oral tradition that was never written down or that Q source never existed. [Online] http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/world/africa/newsid_1695000/1695102.stm. New York: Harper-Collins Publishers, 1992. Matthew 26:27-28. weapons, armour, clothing) found in mythology, legend, folklore, tall tale, fable, religion and spirituality from across the world. Bernstein, Henrietta. Edmonds, Wash.: Holmes Publishing Group, 1990. This list will be organized according to the category of object. Such pieces are still popular today. (March 30, 2000): 18. This section will examine these objects of sacred power and discuss why they have been deemed so precious and holy by believers down through the centuries.
the whereabouts of the Ark of the Covenant has been a mystery. Ararat reported seeing half the hull of some sort of ship poking out above surface of a lake. Each time evidence seems to weigh heavily against the authenticity of the Shroud, a new finding renews the controversy and inspires believers. Even if the Holy Grail did exist it’s unlikely that it will ever be found. The Bible mentions a "clean linen cloth" (Matthew 27:59) in which the dead body of Jesus was wrapped following his crucifixion. Hitler and the Occult. De Saint-Didler, L. Hermetical Triumph: The Victorius Philosopher's Stone. In the 1980s, former NASA astronaut James Irwin participated in expeditions up the mountain, but he found only the remnants of abandoned skis. The legend of the grail has been perpetuated through literature since the twelfth century, particularly in tales involving knights of Camelot who served the legendary King Arthur of Britain. With the breakup of the former Soviet Union, expeditions up the mountain intensified during the 1990s, and the search for Noah's Ark continues.