i found this site thru google reader's default "atheism" setting.
(which i highly recommend)
i've spent the last 3 days plundering the seemingly endless links in here.
there is a lot of........... no, make that, 90% of the site is dedicated to trudging thru the roots of early christianity and the establishment and fortification of the catholic and othodox churches and their "heretical" siblings. it touches on the roots of islam at points too.
as a classical history buff, the fact that the site is well annotated made my day. i encourage you to research for yourself much of what is put forth.
here's the link thru my facefook page:
here's the proper link:
if i'm reposting something already well known, then, i'm sorry.
but, i think there's something in here for everyone.