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Syria: Horrific Onslaught on Aramaic Christian Community of Ma’aloula at Hands of Western Backed “Moderate” Terrorists (Videos)

A dear, humble man with the most beautiful smile sang the Lord’s Prayer for us in Aramaic on Good Friday. Ma’aloula has been a Christian village since there were such things.  772 more words



Burp: (n) a belch

The definition of crazy: believing what is in your head because it had the spunk to come to your mind.

If a persistent idea can survive some scrutiny, it should be granted merit. 262 more words

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Aramaic Literature in the Dead Sea Scrolls

Aramaic Literature in the Dead Sea Scrolls
by Andrew B. Perrin
Readers of the New Testament may know that Jesus’ native language was likely Aramaic, the language of the first-century Jews living in the Galilee. 755 more words

Ancient Paths

Jesus, Translations, Faith, and Worldly Corruption

It has been on my heart to know God deeper.

I yearn to know God deeper, more intimately. I accept Jesus, yet I do not accept Jesus. 283 more words


If I time traveled to Israel in the times of King David, how much of my Hebrew would people understand?

Interesting question. The good news is that the Hebrew of King David’s time is actually closer to modern Hebrew than that of the Second Temple period (with its considerable Aramaic influences).   718 more words



“The holy book of Muslims, the Quran, was originally written in Arabic so I’m sure if you ask around many Muslims would have had some interface or interaction with Arabic. 132 more words