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by iskander
Sun Nov 18, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: Muslim Texts and History
Topic: sentenced to death for atheism’
Replies: 136
Views: 76035

Re: sentenced to death for atheism’

And this, Ultra-orthodox passengers assault staff on El Al flight over Shabbat Two flights were scheduled to depart from JFK airport on time, however, due to stormy weather both flights had been delayed. https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Violent-uproars-on-El-Al-flights-as-Shabbat-looms-by-religious...
by iskander
Sun Nov 18, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: Muslim Texts and History
Topic: sentenced to death for atheism’
Replies: 136
Views: 76035

Re: sentenced to death for atheism’

The problem is religion, imho. :) Its the people who use no moderation and some religions promote the complete lack of moderation. islams problem is it requires a complete refusal of reality and much academic knowledge and science. Mush like YEC which is only a minority in Christianity. orthodox je...
by iskander
Sun Nov 18, 2018 9:42 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: mass revelation
Replies: 3
Views: 1699

Re: mass revelation

For inquire now regarding the early days that preceded you, from the day when God created man on the earth, and from one end of heaven to the other end of heaven: Has there ever been anything like this great thing or has anything like it been heard: Has a people ever heard the voice of God speaking...
by iskander
Sun Nov 18, 2018 2:54 am
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: ZWISCHEN HIMMEL UND HÖLLE
Replies: 21
Views: 19487

Re: ZWISCHEN HIMMEL UND HÖLLE

The Church of Scotland has been participating in talks, workshops and meetings across Scotland as part of this year's Interfaith Week. 16 November, 2018 http://www.churchofscotland.org.uk/__data/assets/image/0008/54539/Visit_to_Giffnock_Synagogue.jpg Rabbi Rubin hosted Right Rev Susan Brown, Archbis...
by iskander
Fri Nov 16, 2018 3:19 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Was the Sixth Hour = 6 pm? Was Mark's 'Third Hour' an Attempt at Harmonizing the Greek and Roman Time Calculations?
Replies: 52
Views: 7379

Re: Was the Sixth Hour = 6 pm? Was Mark's 'Third Hour' an Attempt at Harmonizing the Greek and Roman Time Calculations?

Yes, Deuteronomy 21.22-23 is about removing the corpse before the next day. But that does not mean that it cannot be read (and quite naturally) as the hanged person being a curse whether s/he was removed or not, right? Deuteronomy 21.22-23: 22 If a man has committed a sin worthy of death and he is ...
by iskander
Fri Nov 16, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Was the Sixth Hour = 6 pm? Was Mark's 'Third Hour' an Attempt at Harmonizing the Greek and Roman Time Calculations?
Replies: 52
Views: 7379

Re: Was the Sixth Hour = 6 pm? Was Mark's 'Third Hour' an Attempt at Harmonizing the Greek and Roman Time Calculations?

Det. is not used for anything. A reformer has been crucified and Paul is forced to deal with the existing law as it is.