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by iskander
Mon Jan 22, 2018 9:31 am
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Book review of Gilad Atzmon's The Wandering Who?
Replies: 15
Views: 241

Re: Book review of Gilad Atzmon's The Wandering Who?

Book review of Gilad Atzmon's The Wandering Who?: "Gilad Atzmon has written an absorbing and moving account of his journey from a hard core Israeli nationalist to a de-Zionized patriot of humanity and a passionate advocate of justice for the Palestinian people. It is a transforming story told with ...
by iskander
Mon Jan 22, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Book review of Gilad Atzmon's The Wandering Who?
Replies: 15
Views: 241

Re: Book review of Gilad Atzmon's The Wandering Who?

Book review of Gilad Atzmon's The Wandering Who?: "Gilad Atzmon has written an absorbing and moving account of his journey from a hard core Israeli nationalist to a de-Zionized patriot of humanity and a passionate advocate of justice for the Palestinian people. It is a transforming story told with ...
by iskander
Mon Jan 22, 2018 5:42 am
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Book review of Gilad Atzmon's The Wandering Who?
Replies: 15
Views: 241

Re: Book review of Gilad Atzmon's The Wandering Who?

Book review of Gilad Atzmon's The Wandering Who?: "Gilad Atzmon has written an absorbing and moving account of his journey from a hard core Israeli nationalist to a de-Zionized patriot of humanity and a passionate advocate of justice for the Palestinian people. It is a transforming story told with u...
by iskander
Sun Jan 21, 2018 2:52 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Did Jesus declare all foods clean?
Replies: 28
Views: 1502

Re: Jesus is simply saying not to observe the traditions of the Pharisees

To call food kosher refers to its permissibility for eating by Jews as defined in the Torah , these laws are observed to the letter by pious Jews even today, These dietary laws , kashrut , was not the modification Jesus was opposing in Mark 7. The innovation of the Pharisees that Jesus found unacce...
by iskander
Sun Jan 21, 2018 2:46 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Did Jesus declare all foods clean?
Replies: 28
Views: 1502

Re: Jesus is simply saying not to observe the traditions of the Pharisees

To call food kosher refers to its permissibility for eating by Jews as defined in the Torah , these laws are observed to the letter by pious Jews even today, These dietary laws , kashrut , was not the modification Jesus was opposing in Mark 7. The innovation of the Pharisees that Jesus found unacce...
by iskander
Thu Jan 18, 2018 8:29 am
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Book review of Gilad Atzmon's The Wandering Who?
Replies: 15
Views: 241

Re: Book review of Gilad Atzmon's The Wandering Who?

Gilad Atzmon http://www.gilad.co.uk/ On The Current International Zionist Smear Campaign A Statement by Gilad Atzmon "The criminalization of political speech and activism against Israel has become one of the gravest threats to free speech in the west.” Glenn Greenwald 19.7.2017 And Writings, Atzmon ...
by iskander
Mon Jan 08, 2018 6:31 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: The Ebionites
Replies: 22
Views: 525

Re: The Ebionites

I have become interested in this group. I have read about them here and there and know a few of the basics (such as that there are no extant texts and that we know of them only/mainly via others). I was wondering if, in the first instance, anyone here could point me in the direction of what they co...
by iskander
Fri Jan 05, 2018 8:17 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Where is the more strong evidence in Paul pointing to an outer space Jesus
Replies: 247
Views: 4123

Re: Where is the more strong evidence in Paul pointing to an outer space Jesus

1 Cor 2: 6-16 "What we speak, Paul writes, is not the wisdom of this age, but the wisdom of God (2:6-7); not what the rulers of this age knew, but what the revelation of God makes known ( 2:8-9); not what the spirit of this world offers, but what the spirit of God gives ( 2:12); not what is taught b...
by iskander
Wed Jan 03, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Strongest, most direct evidence to doubt the Resurrection?
Replies: 68
Views: 6646

Re: Strongest, most direct evidence to doubt the Resurrection?

Strongest, most direct evidence to doubt the Resurrection? Answer God does not need corporal resurrection to reward people.And people do not need a body to be happy after death. In most religions ( all of them?) the destination of every man and every woman after their death is decided as soon as eve...
by iskander
Wed Jan 03, 2018 6:32 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Where is the more strong evidence in Paul pointing to an outer space Jesus
Replies: 247
Views: 4123

Re: Believers seated in heavenly places?

Not for a man to whom God has communicated a knowledge beyond the reach of reason. It was a joke based on this thread. http://earlywritings.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=3762&start=10#p80280 Ok....I get it....I think. :) The second bit. Kapyong. I'm not of that ilk. Still not sure how antagonism by...