Of Nazirites & Naṣoraeans.

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Re: Of Nazirites & Naṣoraeans.

Post by Ben C. Smith » Sun Oct 18, 2020 9:02 am

Secret Alias wrote:
Sun Oct 18, 2020 8:41 am
The LXX translates yashar (noun) with chrestos.
How many times, though? Once? (Proverbs 2.21.) By far the most common Hebrew word standing behind χρηστός in the LXX/OG is טוֹב.

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Re: Of Nazirites & Naṣoraeans.

Post by Secret Alias » Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:12 pm

Yes. Just once.

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Re: Of Nazirites & Naṣoraeans.

Post by Secret Alias » Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:12 pm

But the idea that Christianity = (super) Israel is intriguing

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