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by Charles Wilson
Sun Aug 02, 2020 9:19 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Scribes in Matthew and in the rest of the NT.
Replies: 2
Views: 461

Re: Scribes in Matthew and in the rest of the NT.

What do you think? Any other angles to be taken on this? There are several "Level One" Symbolisms in the various Passages that are taken to be literal Truths but which are more properly telling of the Rise of the Priest against the Herodians. See: "The Woman Bent Over for 18 Years". Mark 3: 1 - 6 (...
by Charles Wilson
Sat Aug 01, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Greek Court Ordering in John
Replies: 18
Views: 3372

Re: Greek Court Ordering in John

DCHindley wrote:
Sat Aug 01, 2020 4:44 pm
See, I can make sense out of nonsense as well as anybody. :cheeky:
Oh, you Neo-Kantians...
by Charles Wilson
Fri Jul 31, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Greek Court Ordering in John
Replies: 18
Views: 3372

Re: Teeple's Court Ordering in John

I went back and looked at how Howard M. Teeple classified this section (Lit. Origins of the Gospel Of John ISBN-13: 978-0914384007 ISBN-10: 0914384007 , https://www.amazon.com/Literary-Origin-Gospel-John/dp/0914384007/ref=sr_1_2?crid=241ZNG08FW7NX&dchild=1&keywords=howard+teeple+literary&qid=1596236...
by Charles Wilson
Thu Jul 30, 2020 8:21 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: The Curious Case of Ptolemy
Replies: 3
Views: 977

Re: The Curious Case of Ptolemy

Which is interesting since Wars... came first! (c. 75)
Any ideas as to why this thumb-in-eye statement occurred?

Mebbe Josephus converted to Judaism between Wars... and Antiquities...

/s
by Charles Wilson
Thu Jul 30, 2020 4:09 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Greek Court Ordering in John
Replies: 18
Views: 3372

Re: Greek Court Ordering in John

A lot of "COULD HAVE" is not even close proof. All you have done is pluck a name and assign it importance to a religion which he has no known ties. If that is what you believe I have done then this conversation is over. There is a Story here and NoD is only ONE possibility. All I have done is consi...
by Charles Wilson
Thu Jul 30, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: The Curious Case of Ptolemy
Replies: 3
Views: 977

Re: The Curious Case of the Golden Eagle

In following the Court Intrigues of Salome, sister of Herod, and the rest of the Detritus, I argued that the Teachers of the Students who axed the Golden Eagle promised NOT Eternal Life but Eternal Remembrance : Josephus, Ant... , 17, 6, 2: "So these wise men persuaded [their scholars] to pull down ...
by Charles Wilson
Wed Jul 29, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: The Curious Case of Ptolemy
Replies: 3
Views: 977

The Curious Case of Ptolemy

Hello everyone -- Matthew 3: 4 - 11 (RSV): [4] Now John wore a garment of camel's hair, and a leather girdle around his waist; and his food was locusts and wild honey. [5] Then went out to him Jerusalem and all Judea and all the region about the Jordan, [6] and they were baptized by him in the river...
by Charles Wilson
Tue Jul 28, 2020 2:29 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Greek Court Ordering in John
Replies: 18
Views: 3372

Re: Greek Court Ordering in John

Stuart -- As always, I am not trying to be argumentative in a negative sense. You are constructing a Consistent Structure from your evidence and that might be all we may achieve - Giuseppe, of course, being the exception... :lol: I do agree that the NT source includes Josephus, but not at all for th...
by Charles Wilson
Tue Jul 28, 2020 8:55 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: Irenaeus on the date of the Crucifixion
Replies: 11
Views: 2018

Re: John's" Jesus' (age) is Long, His Verse is Strong's, and he's down to get the religious friction on. Hell Yah(weh)!

4.<<Making a whip of cords, he drove all of them out of the temple, both the sheep and the cattle. He also poured out the coins of the money changers and overturned their tables>> This is an action more likely to be performed by a younger man. TedM -- You have written a fair List of Observations. #...