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by MrMacSon
Sat Jul 02, 2022 6:32 pm
Forum: Classical Texts and History
Topic: Decoding Hieroglyphs
Replies: 1
Views: 7

Re: Decoding Hieroglyphs

by MrMacSon
Sat Jul 02, 2022 6:31 pm
Forum: Classical Texts and History
Topic: Decoding Hieroglyphs
Replies: 1
Views: 7

Decoding Hieroglyphs

by MrMacSon
Sat Jul 02, 2022 6:20 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Coptic
Replies: 1
Views: 18

Re: Coptic

Knowledge of and about Coptic is said to have helped decode Egyptian heiroglyphs

by MrMacSon
Sat Jul 02, 2022 6:00 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Coptic
Replies: 1
Views: 18

Coptic

A good 17 minute clip by Dr Andrew M Henry
by MrMacSon
Sun Jun 26, 2022 6:48 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: The Seed in Romans 1:3 and Elsewhere
Replies: 94
Views: 2338

Commentaries on Rom 1:3

The Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges commentary on Romans 1:3 Romans 1:3 "Concerning his Son Jesus Christ our Lord, which was made of the seed of David according to the flesh" 3. concerning his Son , &c.] The connexion is with the close of Romans 1:2 : the “promise through the...
by MrMacSon
Sun Jun 26, 2022 5:41 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: All the times Jesus is called "The Lord" in the gospels
Replies: 14
Views: 433

Re: All the times Jesus is called "The Lord" in the gospels

There's a preponderance of places in the LXX/Septuagint where YHWH in the Hebrew texts are replaced with Lord Paul continues the trend (where he uses LXX versions of the Pentateuch +/- more than the five Hebrew books in it, I think: I'd need to check) Perhaps the LXX +/- Paul is where the gospel aut...
by MrMacSon
Fri Jun 24, 2022 11:18 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: The Seed in Romans 1:3 and Elsewhere
Replies: 94
Views: 2338

Re: Ehrman on 1 John 5:6

fwiw, Ehrman, The Orthodox Corruption of Scripture , pp.59-60 ... Establishing a plausible interpretation of 1 John 5:6 has proved more difficult over the years than establishing its text ... here the author says something about Jesus' manifestation to the world: "This is the one who came throu...
by MrMacSon
Fri Jun 24, 2022 8:56 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: The Seed in Romans 1:3 and Elsewhere
Replies: 94
Views: 2338

Re: Ehrman on Rom 1:3-4 as a pre-Pauline creed

Ehrman, The Orthodox Corruption of Scripture p.48: The Earliest Adoptionists Christians of the second and third centuries generally—regardless of theological persuasion—claimed to espouse the views of Jesus' earliest followers. With regard at least to the adoptionists, modern scholarship has by and ...
by MrMacSon
Fri Jun 24, 2022 8:54 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: The Seed in Romans 1:3 and Elsewhere
Replies: 94
Views: 2338

Re: Ehrman on Galatians 4:4 and Romans 1:3 and Christ 'born' human

Ehrman, The Orthodox Corruption of Scripture pp.238-9: Christ: Born Human For the orthodox, Jesus' real humanity was guaranteed by the [proposition] that he was actually born, the miraculous circumstances surrounding that birth notwithstanding. This made the matter of Jesus' nativity a major bone of...
by MrMacSon
Fri Jun 24, 2022 3:20 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: So what really happened at that so-called “first Christmas”?
Replies: 24
Views: 600

Re: So what really happened at that so-called “first Christmas”?

There's confluence of Protoevangelium of James 17 - 22.1 with Dialogue cum Trypho 78 (and with Matthew 2:1-12, though Matthew doesn't mention the cave) excerpts from Dialogue c. Trypho 78 excerpts from Protoevangelium of James 18-21 since Joseph could not find a lodging in that village, he took up h...