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by StephenGoranson
Tue Apr 02, 2019 12:45 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: 2600-year-old seal
Replies: 3
Views: 1334

Re: 2600-year-old seal

Christopher Rollston on this seal:
http://www.rollstonepigraphy.com/?p=870
by StephenGoranson
Mon Apr 01, 2019 2:31 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: First Century Christian Writings Missing from our Forum's Website
Replies: 168
Views: 66260

Re: First Century Christian Writings Missing from our Forum's Website

That is, Nathan's suggestion may explain why Lightfoot imagined Ebion appeared in Jerusalem Talmud. Not that R. Abin--nor an imagined person Ebion, for that matter--really founded Ebionites. (Philospohumena was published after Lightfoot's lifetime.)
by StephenGoranson
Sun Mar 31, 2019 4:14 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: 2600-year-old seal
Replies: 3
Views: 1334

2600-year-old seal

"This bulla, or seal impression, is inscribed in ancient Hebrew 'to Natan-Melech the King’s Servant.'”

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/201 ... e=Homepage
by StephenGoranson
Thu Mar 28, 2019 5:05 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: First Century Christian Writings Missing from our Forum's Website
Replies: 168
Views: 66260

Re: First Century Christian Writings Missing from our Forum's Website

I do not recall finding any Jerusalem Talmud reference to Ebion when I was researching for "Ebionites" in Anchor Bible Dictionary. My dissertation, page 92ff, includes mention of a *possible* obscured spelling reference to houses of Ebionites and Nazarenes in Babylonian Talmud Shabbat 116a. http://p...
by StephenGoranson
Fri Mar 08, 2019 4:11 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Qumran Palimpsest?
Replies: 2
Views: 2168

Re: Qumran Palimpsest?

Additional reports are now available by searching "Qumran paleo-Hebrew" at google news.
by StephenGoranson
Fri Mar 08, 2019 3:45 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Qumran Palimpsest?
Replies: 2
Views: 2168

Re: Qumran Palimpsest?

Thanks for the link. I don't see indication of a palimpsest, but text revealed by technical means, one-layer, maybe. Another publication, with photos:
https://www.livescience.com/62467-hidde ... rolls.html
by StephenGoranson
Wed Mar 06, 2019 2:22 am
Forum: Other Texts and History
Topic: "new" brief but trilingual inscription on Darius' tomb
Replies: 0
Views: 3880

"new" brief but trilingual inscription on Darius' tomb

Arta 2019.001 Soheil Delshad - Freie Universität Berlin, Institute of Iranian Studies Mojtaba Doroodi - Shiraz University DNf: A New Inscription Emerges from the Shadow Abstract DNf is a recently-discovered trilingual inscription on the tomb of Darius I at Naqsh-e Rostam. This article presents image...
by StephenGoranson
Sun Jan 27, 2019 6:11 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: A Suggestion for Revising the Early Writings' Entry for Secret Mark
Replies: 134
Views: 44220

Re: A Suggestion for Revising the Early Writings' Entry for Secret Mark

There is much I do not agree with above, but, for now, I'll just quote one sentence from the article you linked and comment. "Much of palaeographers’ work is dedicated to the decipherment of writing in manuscripts and where there is seldom reason to suspect forgery." Oh? Way back when, in fact, dete...