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by pneuma
Thu Sep 28, 2017 6:48 pm
Forum: Classical Texts and History
Topic: Pontius Pilate
Replies: 25
Views: 51231

Re: Pontius Pilate

Spin can you give me anything other then what you say these words to mean? You seem like a good person and I thank you for trying to help me out but it looks to me, so far at least, that you want me to take your word as to how Josephus should be translated over the translation already in existence.
by pneuma
Thu Sep 28, 2017 6:38 pm
Forum: Classical Texts and History
Topic: Pontius Pilate
Replies: 25
Views: 51231

Re: Pontius Pilate

Ya I seen that but what does in all senses mean? Here is what I am struggling to understand. The translation I gave says procurator and the translation you said was a better translation also says procurator. So why do you say it means prefect from the word aparchos? This is from the link you gave a...
by pneuma
Thu Sep 28, 2017 6:35 am
Forum: Classical Texts and History
Topic: Pontius Pilate
Replies: 25
Views: 51231

Re: Pontius Pilate

Ya I seen that but what does in all senses mean? Here is what I am struggling to understand. The translation I gave says procurator and the translation you said was a better translation also says procurator. So why do you say it means prefect from the word aparchos? This is from the link you gave an...
by pneuma
Wed Sep 27, 2017 4:01 pm
Forum: Classical Texts and History
Topic: Pontius Pilate
Replies: 25
Views: 51231

Re: Pontius Pilate

Also if I am reading the link correctly eparchos should be translated commander.

Great link by the way. thanks, it is now on my favorites.
by pneuma
Wed Sep 27, 2017 3:53 pm
Forum: Classical Texts and History
Topic: Pontius Pilate
Replies: 25
Views: 51231

Re: Pontius Pilate

spin do you have a link that I can look up? I was working only on recollection having seen his argument some time back, but perhaps if you googled "carrier procurator prefect".... Oops my bad. I meant a link to the works of Josephus that tells it differently then the one I quoted. Sadly, not everyt...
by pneuma
Wed Sep 27, 2017 3:31 pm
Forum: Classical Texts and History
Topic: Pontius Pilate
Replies: 25
Views: 51231

Re: Pontius Pilate

spin do you have a link that I can look up? I was working only on recollection having seen his argument some time back, but perhaps if you googled "carrier procurator prefect".... Oops my bad. I meant a link to the works of Josephus that tells it differently then the one I quoted. Sadly, not everyt...
by pneuma
Wed Sep 27, 2017 10:08 am
Forum: Classical Texts and History
Topic: Pontius Pilate
Replies: 25
Views: 51231

Re: Pontius Pilate

spin wrote:
Wed Sep 27, 2017 4:58 am
pneuma wrote:
Wed Sep 27, 2017 4:04 am
spin do you have a link that I can look up?
I was working only on recollection having seen his argument some time back, but perhaps if you googled "carrier procurator prefect"....
Oops my bad. I meant a link to the works of Josephus that tells it differently then the one I quoted.
by pneuma
Wed Sep 27, 2017 4:04 am
Forum: Classical Texts and History
Topic: Pontius Pilate
Replies: 25
Views: 51231

Re: Pontius Pilate

spin do you have a link that I can look up?
by pneuma
Tue Sep 26, 2017 8:03 am
Forum: Classical Texts and History
Topic: Pontius Pilate
Replies: 25
Views: 51231

Re: Pontius Pilate

The Pilate Stone states Pilate was a Prefect of Judaea. The only physical, archaeological evidence that confirms the existence of Pilate is the Latin inscription found on a limestone block relating Pilate's tribute to Tiberius.[11] The artifact, sometimes known as the Pilate Stone, was discovered in...
by pneuma
Tue Sep 26, 2017 6:27 am
Forum: Classical Texts and History
Topic: Pontius Pilate
Replies: 25
Views: 51231

Re: Pontius Pilate

Carrier's comment on the procurator-prefect issue re Pilate in On the Historicity of Jesus , p. 345 However, we must dismiss the argument that Tacitus can’t have been citing government records because he gets the office of Pilate wrong, mis-identifying him as a procurator when in fact he was a pref...