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Adam was to literally die the same day he and his wife would eat that fruit. Such was the law of God. However, on the same day that Adam and Eve ate the fruit, God killed an animal (with whose furs He cloethed the couple) in the sinning's couple stead. In this manner, God showed grace towards the sinning couple and did not have to kill them immediatly as ...


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There are two Hebrew idioms at play in Genesis 2:17 that make it plain what is intended: "in the day" This idiom simply means "when". Gen 2:4 These are the generations of the heavens and the earth when they were created, in the day that the LORD God made the earth and the heavens. Obviously the making took 6 days. "dying you shall die" ...


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Table of Contents Amharic (Ethiopic) Coptic Bohairic Sahidic Georgian Gothic Hebrew Latin Slavic Syriac (Aramaic) Amharic (Ethiopic) According to Wikipedia, Although Christianity became the state religion of Ethiopia in the 4th century, and the Bible was first translated into Ge'ez at about that time, only in the last two centuries have there ...


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Note: This question is very broad - so made into a community Wiki Post. 1. Question Restatement: What are the most ancient translations of the Greek word: "μονογενής", in the New Testament? Is it "only" or "only-begotten"? Answer: μονογενής never just means - "Only". The construction always implies "a Child". μονο: Means "Sole", "Only", "Single", ...


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The text "but Abraham remained standing before the Lord" is known as a tiqqune sopherim. That is a generally minor scribal emendation created by the Masoretes for theological reasons. Page H. Kelley, Daniel S. Mynatt, Timothy G. Crawford say (The Masorah of Biblia Hebraica Stuttgartensia, page 38) that the text of Genesis 18:22 originally stated that Yahweh ...


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I looked at the M-Text and the Septuagint and both say Abraham was standing before the Lord, i.e., the third man. Not sure about the scribal tradition though...


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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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Zecharaiah 12:10 is discussed in depth in the Fourth Gospel and the Scriptures: Illuminating the Form and Meaning of Scriptural Citation in John 19:37 by Wm. Randolph Bynum, Published by Brill in Supplements to Novum Testamentum 144 Publication date June 2012. The portion of the verse we are looking at is וְהִבִּיטוּ אֵלַי אֵת אֲשֶׁר־דָּקָרוּ in the MT. In ...



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