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by perseusomega9
Sat Jun 15, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Classical Texts and History
Topic: SENECA THE ELDER'S HISTORIES FOUND AT HERCULANEUM
Replies: 7
Views: 1346

Re: SENECA THE ELDER'S HISTORIES FOUND AT HERCULANEUM

I wonder just how much is out there waiting to be discovered from that which has already been discovered?
by perseusomega9
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:43 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: What does "Christ" really mean?
Replies: 15
Views: 244

Re: What does "Christ" really mean?

so basically Iesous Christos should be translated Oily Josh
by perseusomega9
Mon May 13, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: McGrath to Research Communist Christ Mythicism
Replies: 9
Views: 1863

Re: McGrath to Research Communist Christ Mythicism

Let us know when the guild stops acting like paradigm police and maybe things will change
by perseusomega9
Fri May 10, 2019 7:38 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Marcion and Acts (for Andrew Criddle).
Replies: 14
Views: 2120

Re: Marcion and Acts (for Andrew Criddle).

There are several specific bits of information like knowing that Gallio had served as proconsul of Achaia and approximately when. Wasn't that public knowledge, as in there was a very public monument to that effect? There is also an awareness of social and legal issues in the 1st century which had c...
by perseusomega9
Fri May 10, 2019 6:20 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: McGrath to Research Communist Christ Mythicism
Replies: 9
Views: 1863

Re: McGrath to Research Communist Christ Mythicism

Despite the accolades from SA and PtU, we all know McGrath is going to use this opportunity to conflate communist propaganda with current mythicism in his unhealthy obsession of stamping out mythicism wherever he finds it.
by perseusomega9
Mon Apr 29, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Yahweh, El Elyon, Margaret Barker, & the epistles.
Replies: 47
Views: 14966

Re: Yahweh, El Elyon, Margaret Barker, & the epistles.

I just want to know if the fervor has diminished
by perseusomega9
Mon Apr 29, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: The Three Parts of Ancient Baptism
Replies: 2
Views: 736

Re: The Three Parts of Ancient Baptism

The current Eastern Orthodox practice (from my own baptism) was Exorcism of the Catechumen (doesn't have to be same day as baptism), anointing with oil, triple immersion in the Trinitarian formula (baptize in the name of the Father (dunk), Son (dunk), and Holy Spirit (dunk), chrismation (sealing) wi...
by perseusomega9
Mon Apr 29, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Archeological evidence for the Flavian Hypothesis?
Replies: 85
Views: 13644

Re: Archeological evidence for the Flavian Hypothesis?

Regarding Flavius Clemens, I also think he could be the Clement Paul mentions in Php. 4:3. And as for 1 Clement, someone like Flavius Clemens would have had the status and resources to be a leader of the Roman Church and to compose and send out a huge ass letter like that. My thinking is that as so...
by perseusomega9
Mon Apr 08, 2019 7:01 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: 'The Gospel of Mark in Sahidic Coptic: new insights'
Replies: 7
Views: 2363

Re: 'The Gospel of Mark in Sahidic Coptic: new insights'

and here I thought it was the redacted Mueller report