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by Jax
Thu Oct 22, 2020 5:50 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Incredible: a modern scholar has arrived independently to my same conclusion!!!
Replies: 10
Views: 8034

Re: Incredible: a modern scholar has arrived independently to my same conclusion!!!

Now, throw in testimonials from some people on the internet that like your material and you'll be all set.
by Jax
Wed Sep 23, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Qn and GMarc Reconstruction Update
Replies: 13
Views: 10438

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: 22681

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: 31
Views: 9596

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: 24
Views: 11769

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: 24
Views: 11769

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: 24
Views: 11769

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: 24
Views: 11769

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: 24
Views: 11769

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: 24
Views: 11769

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.