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by perseusomega9
Wed Jul 31, 2019 4:36 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: New book by Lataster on historical Jesus studies
Replies: 6
Views: 970

Re: New book by Lataster on historical Jesus studies

I'll wait a month and see if it pops up on library genesis
by perseusomega9
Mon Jul 29, 2019 4:07 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: New book by Lataster on historical Jesus studies
Replies: 6
Views: 970

Re: New book by Lataster on historical Jesus studies

We should start a gofundme for this forum's library
by perseusomega9
Thu Jul 25, 2019 7:03 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Did Paul sometimes interpolate his own epistles?
Replies: 33
Views: 6585

Re: Did Paul sometimes interpolate his own epistles?

Goulder has argued that 1 and 2 corinthians are multiple letters combined, using the many correspondences indicated in those books (e.g. Paul's sorrowful letter), interspersed with some of the arguments/letters that opposed him. I could see that proposal working alongside Trobisch's thesis where Pau...
by perseusomega9
Wed Jul 24, 2019 9:14 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: The Jordan turned back.
Replies: 17
Views: 1077

Re: The Jordan turned back.

There's much in the Orthodox tradition/liturgy/hymns that preserves older modes of non-canonical texts or incorporated what were once heretical practices using the principle of economy. The wine in communion is mized with water, I believe a blending of orthodox and heterodox communion practices. Bap...
by perseusomega9
Sun Jul 07, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Roger Parvus and early Christian tradents.
Replies: 24
Views: 3725

Re: Roger Parvus and early Christian tradents.

Perhaps you can throw out some of your recent conjectures Ben, you obviously have a few in mind.
by perseusomega9
Sun Jul 07, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Roger Parvus and early Christian tradents.
Replies: 24
Views: 3725

Re: Roger Parvus and early Christian tradents.

Yes, definitely more outside the box thinking is needed in biblical studies where far too many prior (and usually conservative) conclusions have taken on axiomatic qualities.
by perseusomega9
Sat Jun 15, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Classical Texts and History
Topic: SENECA THE ELDER'S HISTORIES FOUND AT HERCULANEUM
Replies: 8
Views: 5627

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: 16
Views: 2609

Re: What does "Christ" really mean?

so basically Iesous Christos should be translated Oily Josh