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by Clive
Thu Sep 08, 2016 1:23 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Lena Einhorn - A Shift In Time
Replies: 115
Views: 33080

Re: Lena Einhorn - A Shift In Time

To be completely clear, I am proposing that Eco wrote a gospel of baudolino .....
by Clive
Thu Sep 08, 2016 1:09 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Lena Einhorn - A Shift In Time
Replies: 115
Views: 33080

Re: Lena Einhorn - A Shift In Time

http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1033983.Jesus What are all the various time shift scenarios that have been proposed? Are any patterns discernible ? What conclusions may be drawn? We seem to be in an area where the key characters specialise in making up history:-) Umberto Eco, baudolino, we need y...
by Clive
Sun Sep 04, 2016 12:30 am
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: A shift in the concept of time.
Replies: 0
Views: 4428

A shift in the concept of time.

Threads about disarrangement and what is prophecy lead me to ask is the usp of xianity a different understanding of time? We are used to this with relativity and quantum phenomena, but why should not the ancients have invented variants on the understanding of time? The changes may track back to Cyru...
by Clive
Sat Sep 03, 2016 1:59 pm
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Future contingents
Replies: 15
Views: 17183

Re: Future contingents

I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end,
This assertion is actually a take over bid of time!
by Clive
Sat Sep 03, 2016 1:48 pm
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Future contingents
Replies: 15
Views: 17183

Re: Future contingents

Revelation 22King James Version (KJV) 22 And he shewed me a pure river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God and of the Lamb. 2 In the midst of the street of it, and on either side of the river, was there the tree of life, which bare twelve manner of fruits, and yi...
by Clive
Sat Sep 03, 2016 1:43 pm
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Future contingents
Replies: 15
Views: 17183

Re: Future contingents

And persecuting "paganism" then has a real reason behind it, not fluff that they are all heathens, but because any reasonably educated person would know Aristotle and the issue that can you make a true statement about the battle tomorrow, and letting that thinking out immediately destroys xianity.
by Clive
Sat Sep 03, 2016 1:36 pm
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Future contingents
Replies: 15
Views: 17183

Re: Future contingents

if we succeed in recognising that He has come within the limits of those times, we may without doubt believe Him to be the very one whose future coming was ever the theme of prophetic song, upon whom we —the nations, to wit— were ever announced as destined to believe; and that, when it shall have b...
by Clive
Sat Sep 03, 2016 1:22 pm
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Future contingents
Replies: 15
Views: 17183

Re: Future contingents

What is ridiculous? That there are serious issues about statements in the future tense and a major religion that asserts credal systems whereby people must assent to the truth of these assertions about the future is built upon such statements? Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, your kingdo...
by Clive
Sat Sep 03, 2016 7:31 am
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Future contingents
Replies: 15
Views: 17183

Re: Future contingents

If gmark is original, might it have been written as a form of where's wally, : spot the logical,and philosophical issues?
by Clive
Sat Sep 03, 2016 7:26 am
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Future contingents
Replies: 15
Views: 17183

Re: Future contingents

Ok, the tradition is much older :-) lions laying down with lambs, swords into ploughshares ....