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by perseusomega9
Wed Oct 17, 2018 7:27 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Significance of the Gospel of Thomas if the Canonical Gospels are late?
Replies: 14
Views: 264

Re: Significance of the Gospel of Thomas if the Canonical Gospels are late?

It is a good book, I got a little bogged down in the second half when he analyzes the Q sayings as I'm not well read in the Q-two source hypothesis arguments, but the first half is fascinating and really drives home the point that at least Luke is later and reviewed 'many' sources in composing his g...
by perseusomega9
Wed Oct 17, 2018 7:11 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Significance of the Gospel of Thomas if the Canonical Gospels are late?
Replies: 14
Views: 264

Re: Significance of the Gospel of Thomas if the Canonical Gospels are late?

vridar has reviewed MacDonald's Two Shipwrecked Gospels where he reconstructs what he thinks the format of Papias' Exposition was like, IOW it's not just a sayings collection as you're implying

https://vridar.org/2018/04/18/reconstru ... c-problem/
by perseusomega9
Mon Oct 15, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Was Jesus STONED and after crucified?
Replies: 29
Views: 296

Re: Was Jesus STONED and after crucified?

Secret Alias wrote:
Mon Oct 15, 2018 9:25 am
it's his CONSTANT use of HYPERBOLE and overstatement. Proof is a high standard. Stop saying something is "proved" when nothing has been proved. It's so fucking annoying. Giuseppe is a complete simpleton
add ridiculous deference to argument from authority, when it supports his suppositions
by perseusomega9
Mon Oct 15, 2018 9:16 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Was Jesus STONED and after crucified?
Replies: 29
Views: 296

Re: Was Jesus STONED and after crucified?

it's more like throwing up on
by perseusomega9
Thu Oct 11, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Saint Valentinus
Replies: 6
Views: 917

Re: Saint Valentinus

Damn, I was hoping it would be as glaringly obvious as

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by perseusomega9
Thu Oct 11, 2018 4:38 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Identities Verification.
Replies: 3
Views: 862

Re: Identities Verification.

Ben C. Smith wrote:
Wed Oct 10, 2018 7:00 pm
Trees of Life wrote:
Wed Oct 10, 2018 6:43 pm
Virgin Mary:
Mary was the firstborn daughter of Joachim and Anna. ....

Mary of Clopas:
Mary was the second born daughter of Joachim and Anna. ....
Mary and her sister Mary. Sounds great. :thumbup:
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by perseusomega9
Wed Oct 10, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Fictional Jesus Synthesis
Replies: 115
Views: 9264

Re: Fictional Jesus Synthesis

And that is why ,theologically, cremation is a sin.
by perseusomega9
Wed Oct 10, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Who axed Acts 8:37?
Replies: 225
Views: 30784

Re: Who axed Acts 8:37?

Exactly.

KJV FTw!