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by FollowerOfMessiah
Wed Sep 01, 2021 6:15 pm
Forum: General Religious Discussion
Topic: Stop the Steal/QANON as an apocalyptic movement
Replies: 2
Views: 1253

Stop the Steal/QANON as an apocalyptic movement

The parallels are obvious. Amongst disgruntled alt-righters and Trump supporters, many now believe that the 2020 US Election was fake, and Trump never lost, but was supposed to return to power in August. While people have made the connection before of QANON and apocalyptism (especially Gnostic apoca...
by FollowerOfMessiah
Wed Sep 01, 2021 6:07 pm
Forum: Muslim Texts and History
Topic: Maren And Barmaren; Hatrene Origins For Islam
Replies: 9
Views: 871

Re: Maren And Barmaren; Hatrene Origins For Islam

Sorry for the repeat posts, I am new to the forum. Is it possible to delete the last two after the first one?

Thanks for the introduction!
by FollowerOfMessiah
Tue Aug 31, 2021 10:05 pm
Forum: Other Texts and History
Topic: Influence of Judeo-Christian apocalyptism on Marxism?
Replies: 1
Views: 255

Influence of Judeo-Christian apocalyptism on Marxism?

As the question states... Has anyone else come across this idea? Are the similarities between Jewish and Christian apocalyptic traditions in Europe right through the Middle Ages and to the present merely coincidental or is there a deeper etiology? I have often heard there be a suggestion by way of H...
by FollowerOfMessiah
Tue Aug 31, 2021 4:45 pm
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Judaism defined itself as not Egyptian?
Replies: 9
Views: 5666

Re: Judaism defined itself as not Egyptian?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZ1GmJ_8lro&t=1342s Dr Brendon Benz makes a similar suggestion and says that the construction of Israelite identity in the Torah is as much a declaration of independence of Egypt as it is anti-Canaanite and it is actually a declaration of (cultural & political...
by FollowerOfMessiah
Tue Aug 31, 2021 4:29 pm
Forum: Muslim Texts and History
Topic: Maren And Barmaren; Hatrene Origins For Islam
Replies: 9
Views: 871

Re: Maren And Barmaren; Hatrene Origins For Islam

Should be noted that Muhammad in the Islamic tradition is a Banu Hashim = Banu HaShem = Bnei Hashem. This is a common name for angelic beings in Jewish Angelology, meaning Sons of God (recall the division of the nations in the Torah). Muhammad is an aspect of Jesus in some heterodox Jewish Christian...
by FollowerOfMessiah
Tue Aug 31, 2021 4:28 pm
Forum: Muslim Texts and History
Topic: Maren And Barmaren; Hatrene Origins For Islam
Replies: 9
Views: 871

Re: Maren And Barmaren; Hatrene Origins For Islam

Should be noted that Muhammad in the Islamic tradition is a Banu Hashim = Banu HaShem = Bnei Hashem. This is a common name for angelic beings in Jewish Angelology, meaning Sons of God (recall the division of the nations in the Torah). Muhammad is an aspect of Jesus in some heterodox Jewish Christian...
by FollowerOfMessiah
Tue Aug 31, 2021 4:27 pm
Forum: Muslim Texts and History
Topic: Maren And Barmaren; Hatrene Origins For Islam
Replies: 9
Views: 871

Re: Maren And Barmaren; Hatrene Origins For Islam

Should be noted that Muhammad in the Islamic tradition is a Banu Hashim = Banu HaShem = Bnei Hashem. This is a common name for angelic beings in Jewish Angelology, meaning Sons of God (recall the division of the nations in the Torah). Muhammad is an aspect of Jesus in some heterodox Jewish Christian...
by FollowerOfMessiah
Tue Aug 31, 2021 4:27 pm
Forum: Muslim Texts and History
Topic: Maren And Barmaren; Hatrene Origins For Islam
Replies: 9
Views: 871

Re: Maren And Barmaren; Hatrene Origins For Islam

Should be noted that Muhammad in the Islamic tradition is a Banu Hashim = Banu HaShem = Bnei Hashem. This is a common name for angelic beings in Jewish Angelology, meaning Sons of God (recall the division of the nations in the Torah). Muhammad is an aspect of Jesus in some heterodox Jewish Christian...