Faces of Christianity

Messiah

Jesus Christ

2 BC - 30 AD

Apostles

Paul the Apostle

5 AD - 67 AD

Prophets (Major)

Noah

3078 BC - 2128 BC

Abraham

2018 BC - 1843 BC

Moses

1393 BC - 1273 BC

Prophets (Minor)

Mother Teresa

August 26, 1910 - September 5, 1997

Saints (Major)

Blessed Virgin Mary

18 BC - 41 AD

The mother of Christ, and a virgin who gave birth without ever having intercourse.

Saints (Minor)

Joan of Arc

January 6, 1412 - May 30, 1431

Heretics

Martin Luther

November 10, 1483 - February 18, 1546

Founder of Protestantism.

False Messiahs

Mother Ann Lee

February 29, 1736 - September 8, 1784

John Nicols Thom

1799 - May 31, 1838

Arnold Potter

January 11, 1804 - April 2, 1872

Also known as "Potter Christ", who attempted to ascend into Heaven by jumping off a cliff, though he failed. His corpse was found and buried by his followers.

Jones Very

August 28, 1813 - May 8, 1880

Bahá'u'lláh

November 12, 1817 - May 29, 1892

Founder of the Bahai Faith.

Mirzā Ghulām Ahmad

February 13, 1835 - May 26, 1908

Founder of the Amaddiyya movement of Islam.

John Hugh Smyth Pigott

1852 - 1927

Emporer Haile Selassie I

July 23 1892 - August 27 1975

Though he didn't claim to be Jesus, people thought he was the messiah and formed the Rastafari movement.

Lou de Palingboer

February 19, 1898 - March 23, 1968

Ernest Norman

November 11, 1904 - December 6, 1971

Krishna Venta

March 29, 1911 - December 10, 1958

Killed by a suicide bomb by angry past-followers of his cult.

Ahn Sahng-hong

January 13, 1918 - February 25, 1985

Sun Myung Moon

February 25, 1920 - September 3, 2012

Yahweh ben Yahweh

October 27, 1927 - May 7, 2007

Founder of Nation of Yahweh.

Jim Jones

May 13, 1931 - November 18, 1978

Marshall Applewhite

May 17, 1931 - March 1997

Laszlo Toth

July 1, 1938 - September 11, 2012

Wayne Bent

1941 - Present

Founder of Lord Our Righteousness Church

Ariffin Mohammed

1943 - Present

Founder of Sky Kingdom.

Mitsuo Matayoshi

1944 - Present

José Luis de Jesús

April 22, 1946 - August 8, 2013

Founder of the Creciendo en Gracia sect.

Inri Cristo

March 22, 1948 - Present

Anti-Christians

Voltaire

November 21 1694 - May 30 1778

Sought to destroy all Bible because he claimed Christianity is the most ridiculous of all religions.