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by Secret Alias
Tue Sep 18, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Who axed Acts 8:37?
Replies: 102
Views: 4901

Re: Who axed Acts 8:37?

Come on. Do either of you REALLY believe there is a methodology here? 10 - 1 he just disappears and claims he's been mortally wounded by all the abuse.
by Secret Alias
Mon Sep 17, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: "The Simontic Problem". "Mark's" Negative Casting of Peter
Replies: 140
Views: 33802

Re: "The Simontic Problem". "Mark's" Negative Casting of Peter

Hakeem's comments from 2017 were exactly right.
Hakeem was a mental patient who escaped from a sanatorium in the Caribbean to wreak terror at this forum and its previous incarnation.
by Secret Alias
Mon Sep 17, 2018 9:22 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Who axed Acts 8:37?
Replies: 102
Views: 4901

Re: Who axed Acts 8:37?

There you go. We'll have to all hold off on our conclusions until the guy from the Greek Squad comes over to your house. I will contact all the best schools and seminaries to let them know that we can't come to a decision about Acts 8:37 until this guy comes over to your house. The state of academia...
by Secret Alias
Mon Sep 17, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Who axed Acts 8:37?
Replies: 102
Views: 4901

Re: Who axed Acts 8:37?

Let's see what the demented genius comes up with next to satisfy his desire to see the passage was 'really there.'
by Secret Alias
Sun Sep 16, 2018 8:08 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Books and letters of Paul.
Replies: 13
Views: 182

Re: Books and letters of Paul.

Well obviously Luke the beloved disciple of Paul wrote that... Strange that in the midst of a crazy movement which thought that invisible demonic forces were in control of everything except for the divine Spirit in the saints Luke just happens to sound so sober and understated. What could possibly a...
by Secret Alias
Sun Sep 16, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Books and letters of Paul.
Replies: 13
Views: 182

Re: Books and letters of Paul.

But the Marcionites understood Paul wrote the first gospel. It's not entirely speculative. It follows from everything the Church Fathers say - and don't say - about the Marcionites. It's just that New Testament scholars are for the most part a bunch of nitwits with little imagination. Here is about ...
by Secret Alias
Sun Sep 16, 2018 6:29 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Books and letters of Paul.
Replies: 13
Views: 182

Re: Books and letters of Paul.

The Marcionites thought their "Apostle" wrote the ur gospel. It's not hard to see that Luke being the author of Paul's "my gospel" is a deliberate obscurification of Marcionite tradition. At bottom the ur tradition was that Paul DID NOT submit to the Jerusalem Church's written gospel hence in his on...
by Secret Alias
Sun Sep 16, 2018 5:15 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Books and letters of Paul.
Replies: 13
Views: 182

Re: Books and letters of Paul.

The gospel
by Secret Alias
Sat Sep 15, 2018 11:03 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: About an acute observation of Arthur Drews about the “humanity” of the pauline Jesus
Replies: 12
Views: 205

Re: About an acute observation of Arthur Drews about the “humanity” of the pauline Jesus

How is that a better interpretation when mine references an early ancient sectarian interpretation?