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Was Christianity new? Was Christianity unique? Lets talk about prophecy.
Foretelling the future was a basic element of ancient Pagan religion. You already know this -- that's what the Oracle at Delphi was all about. That's what the Roman priests did when they "took the augers' before battle.
Suetonius tells about the Roman emperor Augustus' close relationship with Apollo, the god of prophecy. With Apollo's help the emperor knew beforehand the outcome of all of his wars. (Suetonius Lives of the Caesars: Augustus 96).
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