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by Jax
Wed Sep 23, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Qn and GMarc Reconstruction Update
Replies: 10
Views: 182

Re: Qn and GMarc Reconstruction Update

Just downloaded thank you. Look forward to reading it. :)
by Jax
Wed Sep 23, 2020 7:03 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Bilby: a mix of fine exegesis and naive historicism
Replies: 64
Views: 2192

Re: Bilby responds to re: Bilby: a mix of fine exegesis and naive historicism

Saw a lot of web traffic to my blog coming from this thread, so here I am. Happy to verify my identity in any number of ways, including by writing in the next update/upload to my Gospel of the Poor book or my blogs something funny or cute that Giuseppe asks (within reason, of course). Any questions...
by Jax
Tue Sep 22, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Paul baptizes “twelve”
Replies: 26
Views: 302

Re: Paul baptizes “twelve”

Important people were attended by 12 lictors in the ancient Roman world.
by Jax
Tue Sep 22, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Paul Had Tattoos
Replies: 23
Views: 716

Re: Paul Had Tattoos

If you have the time, I would be very interested in what the legal terms you mentioned are. ... Paul employed some legalisms in his letters, terms typically used in legal documents ... Lane, Since I used a question from you to introduce my post, I can certainly take the time to provide an example b...
by Jax
Tue Sep 22, 2020 12:19 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Paul Had Tattoos
Replies: 23
Views: 716

Re: Paul Had Tattoos

But we have no hint of Jesus ever being a slave in any form in any of the texts that we have. To back peddle this statement a bit. David Bentley Hart in his New Testament has Philippians 2:6-8 as "Who, subsisting in God's form, did not deem being on equal terms with God a thing to be grasped, but i...
by Jax
Mon Sep 21, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Paul Had Tattoos
Replies: 23
Views: 716

Re: Paul Had Tattoos

With a short window of available time and an itch to scratch, I’ll weigh in here --- Any thoughts on what exactly Paul's tattoos of Jesus might have been? Perhaps in similar fashion to Roger Stone, Paul had a tattoo of Jesus’ face on his back --- Q22XL-I1w9U Of course that suggestion is ridiculous....
by Jax
Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Paul Had Tattoos
Replies: 23
Views: 716

Re: Paul Had Tattoos

But we have no hint of Jesus ever being a slave in any form in any of the texts that we have. To back peddle this statement a bit. David Bentley Hart in his New Testament has Philippians 2:6-8 as "Who, subsisting in God's form, did not deem being on equal terms with God a thing to be grasped, but i...
by Jax
Mon Sep 21, 2020 7:22 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Paul Had Tattoos
Replies: 23
Views: 716

Re: Paul Had Tattoos

Does Paul say that Jesus was hanged on a tree?

Could that be the mark that he referred to?
by Jax
Mon Sep 21, 2020 7:18 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Paul Had Tattoos
Replies: 23
Views: 716

Re: Paul Had Tattoos

But we have no hint of Jesus ever being a slave in any form in any of the texts that we have.
by Jax
Mon Sep 21, 2020 7:12 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: A NEW APPROACH TO AN OLD PROBLEM
Replies: 79
Views: 9400

Re: A NEW APPROACH TO AN OLD PROBLEM

perseusomega9 wrote:
Fri Sep 11, 2020 2:15 pm
Did Bernard just try to hype his rep by posting testimonials to his work from random internet strangers?
Not for the first time I'm afraid.