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by moses
Thu Jun 13, 2019 3:50 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Why Moses and Elijah Appear With Jesus on the Mountain
Replies: 12
Views: 1157

Re: Why Moses and Elijah Appear With Jesus on the Mountain

Moses represents the Law (Torah)
Elijah represents the Prophets (Nevi'im)
why is the transfiguration story found in the gospel of matthew? i thought that matthew was pro-jewish than the other gospels. does matthew interpret the same story like you did?
by moses
Thu Nov 29, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: mass revelation
Replies: 3
Views: 6202

Re: mass revelation

Thanks semiopen
by moses
Sun Nov 18, 2018 8:48 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: mass revelation
Replies: 3
Views: 6202

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 moses
Mon Nov 05, 2018 4:59 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: thanks to God and the father?
Replies: 1
Views: 3013

thanks to God and the father?

Douay-Rheims Bible
All whatsoever you do in word or in work, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ, giving thanks to God and the Father by him.


is not the father here separate from God and God ? 2 Gods? why have majority of the translations translated this verse differently ?
by moses
Fri Oct 05, 2018 8:53 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: 2 Samuel 21
Replies: 1
Views: 3874

2 Samuel 21

who are the children sacrificed to? does God answer to this act ? if the sacrifice is to God, the author is saying that God welcomes sacrifice even from non-Jews?
by moses
Thu Aug 30, 2018 5:26 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: did paul kill christians?
Replies: 11
Views: 7281

did paul kill christians?

when paul said he persecuted christians does he mean he killed them ? what does the word which is translated "persecuted " mean in greek? is "persecuted" wrong translation? could it simply mean chase away ?
by moses
Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:57 am
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: question about evil
Replies: 37
Views: 23438

Re: question about evil

this turned out to be a good conversation.
by moses
Wed Aug 08, 2018 11:56 am
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: question about evil
Replies: 37
Views: 23438

question about evil

i have a philosophical question some christians believe that God is not the creator of evil .They believe that God allows evil , but does not create it. Wouldn't this mean that God is not maximally perfect in his power and control ? And wouldn't this mean that non-God things(evil) are able to come i...
by moses
Sun Jul 01, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Muslim Texts and History
Topic: Muslims who witness to Christians/Agnostics
Replies: 2
Views: 9431

Re: Muslims who witness to Christians/Agnostics

Is Qurʾān a loanword from Syriac?
Marijn van PuttenMarijn van Putten
@PhDniX June 29, 2018
Qurʾān and Qəryānā do not look enough alike to convince me.

https://twitter.com/i/moments/1012713842135089152


DCHindley, what do you think ?