The Earth Year Zero

264 This page in the Diary of the Universe is still to be written and much of what it will say has already been written. Essentially it marks the beginning of the Current Era, (CE) that is, what used to be called AD.

It is believed by many millions of people to be the date of the birth of a Middle Eastern boy names Jesus and which, over the following hundred years or so was to become the catalyst for a new religion, based on the Old Testament books.

Later writing based on the verbal history of the teachings of Jesus Christ and the opinions and conclusions of the power-brokers in the new religion were to become known as the New Testament.

To be continued…..