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by Ethan
Mon Jan 23, 2023 11:35 pm
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Parasols Tabernacle?
Replies: 3
Views: 121

Re: Parasols Tabernacle?

The word tent or tents does not appear in the King James translation of the New Testament, but tabernacle does. Revelation 15:5 the temple of the tabernacle of the testimony in heaven was opened ἠνοίγη ὁ ναὸς τῆς σκηνῆς τοῦ μαρτυρίου ἐν τῷ οὐρανῷ Leviticus 10:7 from the door of the tabernacle of the...
by Ethan
Mon Jan 23, 2023 10:13 pm
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Parasols Tabernacle?
Replies: 3
Views: 121

Re: Parasols Tabernacle?

Various words in the Tanakh receive the same translation, אהל משכן סכה are all translated tabernacle, the fault is with the Septuagint, that translates them into σκήνη . Exodus 27:21 In the tabernacle of the congregation (KJV) ἐν τῇ σκηνῇ τοῦ μαρτυρίου (LXX)[ באהל מועד (MT) באהל מועד → ἐν αὐλίδι ἀντ...
by Ethan
Mon Jan 23, 2023 9:22 pm
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Parasols Tabernacle?
Replies: 3
Views: 121

Re: Leviticus 23:42 Parasols

Josephus - Antiquities of the Jews 3.289 William Whiston (1737) When they set up the tabernacle, they received it into the midst of their camp, three of the tribes pitching their tents on each side of it; and roads were cut through the midst of these tents. It was like a well-appointed market; and ...
by Ethan
Mon Jan 23, 2023 8:50 pm
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Parasols Tabernacle?
Replies: 3
Views: 121

Parasols Tabernacle?

Herodotus 7.100 Xerxes alighted from his chariot into a Sidonian ship and sat under a golden canopy ὁ Ξέρξης μετεκβὰς ἐκ τοῦ ἅρματος ἐς νέα Σιδωνίην ἵζετο ὑπὸ σκηνῇ χρυσέῃ Plutarch, Themistocles 16 (set during reign of Xerxes) He will no longer sit under a golden parasol οὐκέτι καθήμενος ὑπὸ σκιάδι...
by Ethan
Tue Jan 10, 2023 4:47 am
Forum: Classical Texts and History
Topic: ML Read Classical religious history.
Replies: 5
Views: 281

Re: ML Read Classical religious history.

The Persian Mithras was not a Sun God, neither was the Greek Apollo. The Romans turned them into Sun Gods, as they did with Jesus. Also, Resurrection is not an attribute of a Sun God, but of Gods associated with wine making.
by Ethan
Wed Jul 20, 2022 5:31 pm
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Who or What is the God 'On' (Ων, ὄν)?
Replies: 8
Views: 2090

Re: Who or What is the God 'On' (Ων, ὄν)?

Also the verb ὂν is neuter thus doesn't specify a gender, but in LXX Exodus 3:14 it is ὢν (masculine).
by Ethan
Wed Jul 20, 2022 1:43 pm
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Who or What is the God 'On' (Ων, ὄν)?
Replies: 8
Views: 2090

Re: Who or What is the God 'On' (Ων, ὄν)?

Horon is written as a dual, Horonaim (חרנים) and Jeremiah 48:34 associates it with Zoar (צער) which means ἀγορά which suggests Horonaim (חרנים) means ἀγοραῖν "of two assemblies" i.e a city ruled by two assemblies, probably a people's assembly and a council of chiefs.
by Ethan
Wed Jul 20, 2022 1:31 pm
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Who or What is the God 'On' (Ων, ὄν)?
Replies: 8
Views: 2090

Re: Who or What is the God 'On' (Ων, ὄν)?

You probably confusing ὄν with און i.e. Genesis 41:50 כהן און "Priest of On" which is διάκονος Ζανός "Priest of Zeus" cf. Διόσπολις (αρχαία πόλη της Αιγύπτου)
by Ethan
Wed Jul 20, 2022 1:24 pm
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Who or What is the God 'On' (Ων, ὄν)?
Replies: 8
Views: 2090

Re: Who or What is the God 'On' (Ων, ὄν)?

ὄν is the present participle of the verb εἰμί