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by iskander
Sun Oct 14, 2018 12:44 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Revealing the son in Paul (Galatians 1:16)
Replies: 23
Views: 1541

Re: Revealing the son in Paul (Galatians 1:16)

Verse 16 says that Paul understood the teaching of Jesus Christ to mean something new : God reveal his son ( to, in, by) him. It is this new understanding that which had a transformative power in him. Paul says this knowledge transformed the persecutor into a preacher of the gospel; a preacher to th...
by iskander
Sat Oct 13, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Would Jesus condemn or condone Yahweh for his crimes against humanity?
Replies: 15
Views: 1845

Re: Would Jesus condemn or condone Yahweh for his crimes against humanity?

Buddhism is not for me; I would never exchange my liberty for the tyranny of Karma. But I like Ambedkar. Gnostic Christians seem to be an obscure lot. I dislike them too . But I like you. “Jai Bhim!” is how Indian Buddhists greet each other. It means “Victory to Bhim”—the founder of their movement,...
by iskander
Sat Oct 13, 2018 2:43 pm
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Would Jesus condemn or condone Yahweh for his crimes against humanity?
Replies: 15
Views: 1845

Re: Would Jesus condemn or condone Yahweh for his crimes against humanity?

It is the thinking man religion. The Upanishads seem to be full of contradictions at first. They do not contain consistent system of thought. Sri Vyasa systematised the thoughts or philosophy of the Upanishads in his Brahma Sutras. The Sutras reconcile the conflicting statements of the Upanishads. ...
by iskander
Sat Oct 13, 2018 2:34 pm
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Would Jesus condemn or condone Yahweh for his crimes against humanity?
Replies: 15
Views: 1845

Re: Would Jesus condemn or condone Yahweh for his crimes against humanity?

It is the thinking man religion. The Upanishads seem to be full of contradictions at first. They do not contain consistent system of thought. Sri Vyasa systematised the thoughts or philosophy of the Upanishads in his Brahma Sutras. The Sutras reconcile the conflicting statements of the Upanishads. I...
by iskander
Sat Oct 13, 2018 2:32 pm
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Would Jesus condemn or condone Yahweh for his crimes against humanity?
Replies: 15
Views: 1845

Re: Would Jesus condemn or condone Yahweh for his crimes against humanity?

Caste systems, like homophobia and misogyny, are denigration and discrimination without a just cause. G. D. religions are the worst. Buddhism, like my religion put man above god and that is why they are superior to the revealed supernaturalstupid religions. Regards DL The poor are unhappy even in A...
by iskander
Sat Oct 13, 2018 2:26 pm
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Would Jesus condemn or condone Yahweh for his crimes against humanity?
Replies: 15
Views: 1845

Re: Would Jesus condemn or condone Yahweh for his crimes against humanity?

Caste systems, like homophobia and misogyny, are denigration and discrimination without a just cause. G. D. religions are the worst. Buddhism, like my religion put man above god and that is why they are superior to the revealed supernaturalstupid religions. Regards DL The poor are unhappy even in A...
by iskander
Sat Oct 13, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Would Jesus condemn or condone Yahweh for his crimes against humanity?
Replies: 15
Views: 1845

Re: Would Jesus condemn or condone Yahweh for his crimes against humanity?

Buddhism is not for me; I would never exchange my liberty for the tyranny of Karma.
But I like Ambedkar.


Gnostic Christians seem to be an obscure lot. I dislike them too .
But I like you.
by iskander
Sat Oct 13, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Revealing the son in Paul (Galatians 1:16)
Replies: 23
Views: 1541

Re: Revealing the son in Paul (Galatians 1:16)

They are not creative translations. The English-Greek Reverse Interlinear New Testament translates verse 16 as :to me The translations I have posted earlier show that the choice of , to, in, by, does not depend on religion . It is a trivial difference. The meaning of the verse is clear in every tran...
by iskander
Sat Oct 13, 2018 4:13 am
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Would Jesus condemn or condone Yahweh for his crimes against humanity?
Replies: 15
Views: 1845

Re: Would Jesus condemn or condone Yahweh for his crimes against humanity?

https://www.lionsroar.com/ambedkars-vision/ When I read about Ambeddkar fighting for the rights of the Dalits in India, then , when I read about that , I see Jesus fighting for the rights of the ritually impure in Palestine . with this result https://www.theguardian.com/world/2006/oct/13/religion.i...
by iskander
Sat Oct 13, 2018 4:10 am
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Would Jesus condemn or condone Yahweh for his crimes against humanity?
Replies: 15
Views: 1845

Re: Would Jesus condemn or condone Yahweh for his crimes against humanity?

https://www.lionsroar.com/ambedkars-vision/

When I read about Ambeddkar fighting for the rights of the Dalits in India, then , when I read about that , I see Jesus fighting for the rights of the ritually impure in Palestine .