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Episode 6: Ancient Versions (Exod 1:5)

What the “versions” — the ancient translations — tell us about the Bible.

https://biblesmanyvoices.files.wordpress.com/2015/04/episode-6-ancient-versions-exod-1-5.mp3

Click here for the Torah Talk podcast with a link to the Dead Sea Scrolls text of Exod 1:5. 15 more words

Podcast

To every honest seeker of historical truth

The body is Greek, but the soul is Semitic.

Only the Gospel accounts are the key that can decode and interpret the Shroud.

Francesco Agnoli offers us a fascinating perspective, … 202 more words

History

The Road to 65, Mile 128: Risen

April 5, 2015, Prescott-  Easter was important to me as a child, for two reasons:  The first was that it meant the end of hearing of Christ’s suffering, which I could not understand until my teen years and the second was that there was lots of candy.   474 more words

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From Aleph Bet to Alphabet

The Greek alphabet is adapted from the consonantal writing systems of the Levant, and I used to have a vague idea that Greek got its vowel signs by adapting signs for Semitic consonants not present in Greek. 454 more words

Ancient

Need to make an important decision? You just need a fence, a tent, and your head!

(Thought I would share this article I wrote)

Recently, I have discovered a “new” way to look at Biblical text.

Ironically, it is by referring to the oldest pictographic Hebrew/Aramaic langauge – thus relying less upon westernised translations – in other words, none of its original provocative challenges are lost. 651 more words

Jesus

THE WORLD CUP OF METAL 2015 (CRICKET EDITION) GAME 36

Just met someone else who doesn’t know what a globe is.
It’s a small world.

GAME 36: SOUTH AFRICA vs UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Previously known as Heathens, who played a groove influenced black’n’roll, Wildernessking changed name and started playing a more ‘Cascadian-style BM mixed with Enslaved-type progginess, and if that’s not getting you damp in the gusset then I truly despair! 126 more words

Metal Archives

An Upside-Down World

Pirkei Avos

“Yossi ben Yo’ezer used to say: Let your house be a meeting place for the sages, cleave to the dust of their feet, and drink thirstily their words.”

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Aramaic