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Jesus was the natural son of Gaius Abdes Pantherea so was called Bar Abdes meaning Son of Abdes .Sometimes also call Jesus Son of Panthera .All in the early Gospels until Constantine cut them down to four Originally there were 80 .


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The Sermon on the Mount begins with the beatitudes, the first of which sets the context for the whole sermon. Blessed are the poor in spirit, For theirs is the kingdom of heaven. -- Matthew 5:3 Who are the poor in spirit? Well, anyone who is spiritually needy, of course. Those who know they're lives are becalmed and need some "wind" in their sails to ...


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The Greek text involves a textual variant. According to Constantin Tischendorf,1 the following manuscripts have the reading «ἐστιν ἁγίου»: If I am not mistaken, the earliest witness appears to be the Codex Sinaiticus (א) dated to the 4th century A.D. as seen in the following image of the manuscript: However, he notes the following witnesses which have ...


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The OP was right to suspect something was amiss. In Matthew 1:18, the author writes εκ πνευματος αγιου, which the KJV translators render as "of the Holy Ghost". In Matthew 1:20, the author writes πνευματος εστιν αγιου, which the KJV translators also render as "of the Holy Ghost". This is not sensible. No author intending the same thing, would construct ...


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Word order often confuses more than it clarifies in the minds of English speakers (myself included) trying to sort out Greek syntax. In typical Greek fashion, the inflection of the nominal elements takes priority. In this case, ἁγίου must be an attributive adjective modifying πνεύματός because ἁγίου is in the genitive case,1 so it modifies a noun in the ...


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Since the passage in question is a spurious addition by Trinitarians it is irrelevant. http://www.biblicalunitarian.com/verses/matthew-28-19 It should be noted that while Trinitarian translators obscure the fact, in the Greek there is no fixed formula of "the Holy Spirit": Matt 12:31 ...του πνευματος... Mark 3:29 ...τὸ πνεῦμα τὸ ἅγιον... Luke 4:1 ...


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The word Paul used in Galatians is different from that in Matthew: O foolish (ἀνόητοι) Galatians! Who has bewitched you that you should not obey the truth, before whose eyes Jesus Christ was clearly portrayed among you as crucified? (Galatians 3:1 NKJV) But I say to you that whoever is angry with his brother without a cause shall be in danger of the ...


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I'm reminded of when the mini-skirt first came out and the preacher said that whoever looked would be struck blind. I used to walk around town with one eye closed because I was only willing to risk one eye! Not! Jesus' point was that there was no excuse for sin and that his followers were to resist sin even to the point of shedding their own blood: Heb ...


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I think you may have drawn a box around your problem that is too small to contain the answer. I'm of the opinion that the reason Paul violated the Royal Law is that he was a fool! I say that not so much because of the Galatians passage but rather here where he's more patently confused: 1Co 15:36 You fool! The seed you plant does not come to life unless ...


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Jesus was using hyperbole - a literary device, an exaggeration, to get a truth across. Even if someone has no eyes and no hands, it still doesn't stop them lusting after others because sin arises from the heart - Jesus obviously knew this and taught it elsewhere in the Scriptures. Jesus used this literary device to emphasise the seriousness of sin. It would ...


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Salmon (or Salma/Salmah) is certainly mentioned in the Old Testament as being a descendant of Judah and an ancestor of David: Nahshon was the father of Salmon, Salmon the father of Boaz - 1 Chronicles 2:11 NIV Which agrees with: ...Nahshon the father of Salmon, Salmon the father of Boaz... Ruth 4:20-21 NIV Where Matthew mentions Rahab, it is ...



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