Discussion about the New Testament, apocrypha, gnostics, church fathers, Christian origins, historical Jesus or otherwise, etc.
Ben C. Smith
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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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But the idea that Christianity = (super) Israel is intriguing