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by Ethan
Thu Jun 10, 2021 4:05 pm
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Keturah & Atlantis
Replies: 1
Views: 56

Keturah & Atlantis

Josephus Antiquities of the Jews 1.238 ABRAHAM after this married Keturah, by whom six sons were born to him, men of courage, and of sagacious minds: Zambran, and Jazar, and Madan, and Madian, and Josabak, and Sous. Now the sons of Sous were Sabathan and Dadan. The sons of Dadan were Latusim, and A...
by Ethan
Thu Jun 10, 2021 10:10 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Is the jewish god is a virgin goddess?
Replies: 0
Views: 24

Is the jewish god is a virgin goddess?

There is evidence that the Biblical God is a virgin man-goddess Is God a man? Exodus 15:3 Jehovah is a man of war Hosea 2:16 saith Jehovah thou shalt call me My man and shalt call me no more My spouse Is God a goddess? In Elephantine (modern Aswan) in Egypt, the 5th century BCE Elephantine papyri ma...
by Ethan
Sun Mar 28, 2021 12:34 pm
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Judges 7:1
Replies: 3
Views: 2063

Re: Judges 7:1

Strabo 2:35 The western extremities of Judæa towards Casius are occupied by Idumæans, and by the lake [Sirbonis]. The Idumæans are Nabatæans. When driven from their country by sedition, they passed over to the Jews, and adopted their customs.91 The greater part of the country along the coast to Jer...
by Ethan
Sun Mar 28, 2021 10:26 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Judges 7:1
Replies: 3
Views: 2063

Re: Judges 7:1

Jerubbaal (ירבעל) is a varient of Jeroboam (ירבעם).

1Ki 11:26 Jeroboam the son of Nebat
Ιεροβοαμ υἱὸς Ναβατ | ירבעם בנ-נבט.

Aretas I is the first known King of the Nabataeans

The LXX pronounces נבט as Nabat (Ναβατ)
by Ethan
Sun Mar 28, 2021 9:00 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Judges 7:1
Replies: 3
Views: 2063

Judges 7:1

(KJV) — Then Jerubbaal, who is Gideon, and all the people that were with him, rose up early, and pitched beside the well of Harod: so that the host of the Midianites were on the north side of them, by the hill of Moreh, in the valley (MSS) —וישכם ירבעל הוא גדעון וכל־העם אשר אתו ויחנו על־עין חרד ומח...
by Ethan
Thu Mar 25, 2021 9:46 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Jesus, nephew of Moses?
Replies: 0
Views: 2734

Jesus, nephew of Moses?

Many people, including Aisha, understood Mary and Miriam to be the same person, based on their understanding of the Qur'anic text. Skeptical Jewish and Christian scholars at the time believed Muhammad had mistook Jesus' mother for Moses' sister. While they share a common name, they lived more than ...
by Ethan
Thu Mar 25, 2021 5:32 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Bar Kokhba revolt coins
Replies: 4
Views: 5973

Re: Bar Kokhba revolt coins

It's not a temple but a treasury and the revolt was about taxation. Theologians like to believe it's about religion.
by Ethan
Wed Mar 24, 2021 1:19 pm
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Ezekiel 16:4
Replies: 1
Views: 1821

Re: Ezekiel 16:4

Thus very word containing ר and ד in Hebrew Scripture are subject to error.
by Ethan
Wed Mar 24, 2021 7:20 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Ezekiel 16:4
Replies: 1
Views: 1821

Ezekiel 16:4

LXX thou didst not bind thy breast οὐκ ἔδησαν τοὺς μαστούς σου KJV thy navel was not cut לא-כרת שרך Copyists and translators confuse ר and ד , "thy breast" would be שדך. The word translated navel is שר. σῦριγξ שר, שרר (LSJ.) anything like a pipe hole in the nave of a wheel pores or bronchi...
by Ethan
Mon Mar 15, 2021 1:36 pm
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Psalm 45 : Therefore God, Your God
Replies: 6
Views: 1273

Re: Psalm 45 : Therefore God, Your God

The verse in Hebrews came from the LXX, thus the author of the Book of Hebrew didn't translate directly from the Hebrew. Heb 1:9 — ἠγάπησας δικαιοσύνην καὶ ἐμίσησας ἀνομίαν διὰ τοῦτο ἔχρισέν σε ὁ θεός ὁ θεός σου ἔλαιον ἀγαλλιάσεως παρὰ τοὺς μετόχους σου Psa 45:7 — ἠγάπησας δικαιοσύνην καὶ ἐμίσησας ἀ...