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by arnoldo
Wed Mar 18, 2020 8:23 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Proto-Mark == Mark without Passion Story
Replies: 19
Views: 11797

Re: Proto-Mark == Mark without Passion Story

Other evidence that the earthly ascension allegorizes a celestial ascension : Mark 14:51-52 A young man, wearing nothing but a linen garment , was following Jesus. When they seized him, 52 he fled naked, leaving his garment behind . Jesus is going beyond the "veil", as per: Therefore, brothers and ...
by arnoldo
Sun Feb 23, 2020 6:04 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Solving the Mystery of the Day of Preparation (Mark 15:42; Luke 23:54; John 19:31)
Replies: 18
Views: 5769

Re: Solving the Mystery of the Day of Preparation (Mark 15:42; Luke 23:54; John 19:31)

Jews did not celebrate a day a preparation. Agreed. I also agree that the "nexus is peculiar". This might be a point that would suggest that the early NT Authors became aware of this Flaw early in the Construction of the NT and manufactured a solution, one that would install a wedge between "The Je...
by arnoldo
Mon Jan 06, 2020 3:37 pm
Forum: Classical Texts and History
Topic: Alexander the Great
Replies: 0
Views: 8479

Alexander the Great

by arnoldo
Sun Dec 15, 2019 4:41 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Transfiguration == original crucifixion in the Earliest Gospel
Replies: 73
Views: 43877

Re: Transfiguration == original crucifixion in the Earliest Gospel

Giuseppe wrote:
Sat Dec 14, 2019 12:53 pm
According to Michael Lockwood, the following episode from Buddhist myth is the source of the Transfiguration episode:
Phillip Jenkins explores the interaction of Christianity and Buddhism in his book The Lost History of Christianity.
by arnoldo
Sat Dec 07, 2019 5:35 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Who is John Mark?
Replies: 84
Views: 19062

Re: Who is John Mark?

While I've heard of John Mark, I've never thought about him before, and now I'm curious to see what there is to see about him and let the chips fall where they may. As far as the NT goes, it looks like he is only mentioned in Acts, and as far as Acts goes I bring some presumptions to the table. For...
by arnoldo
Sat Nov 30, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Was "Mark", just as Apollos, learned in paulinism?
Replies: 69
Views: 29128

Re: Was "Mark", just as Apollos, learned in paulinism?

Giuseppe wrote:
Sat Nov 30, 2019 11:40 am
It is clear here, per above, that the followers of Apollos claimed, as such, to be not of this world, i.e. not of the creator of this world, of the evil demiurge. .
THE DEMIURGE.
by arnoldo
Fri Nov 29, 2019 9:05 am
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Grateful Dead
Replies: 115
Views: 204654

Re: Grateful Dead

4279gr0nE7w Look out, 'cause here comes some free advice Walk in the sunshine Watch for the bright sign Be all the things you're able to be You got to listen to the heavens You got to try and understand The greatness of their movement is just as small as it is grand Try not to hurry It's just not y...
by arnoldo
Thu Nov 28, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Was "Mark", just as Apollos, learned in paulinism?
Replies: 69
Views: 29128

Re: Was "Mark", just as Apollos, learned in paulinism?

Was Apollos learned in philoinism [sic]?
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