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How to save Paul from the Galatians 3 "seed" vs "seeds" argument blunder?

Contrary to popular belief both the Old Testament Masoretic Text and the LXX used the word "seeds" in plural form. 1 Samuel 8:15 (ESV) 15 He will take the tenth of your grain (literally &...
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With respect to Second Temple monotheism, what is the significance of the phrase "God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ?"

Simple answer: Jesus is not God, but the Son of God and our Lord Christ. There is only one God, the Father, from whom are all things. And there is only one Lord, Jesus Christ, for whom are all things. ...
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With respect to Second Temple monotheism, what is the significance of the phrase "God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ?"

The question asks about what theology we are to understand by Paul's statement. There are several factors in the Greek... from God our Father... Gal 1:3 Greek from the SBLGNT χάρις ὑμῖν καὶ εἰρήνη ...
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Why does Paul include Christ in 1 Corinthians 1:12?

I would just add that sometimes people use this verse to say we shouldn’t give much authority to what Paul says but only Jesus words. But that is not what is being said. Jesus says that if people ...
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Does St Paul make contradicting statements in 1 Cor 11:17-19?

Paul employs the analogy of the human body with its various parts in Romans 12:4-5 to illustrate the unity amid diversity within the church, highlighting the diversity of spiritual gifts among its ...
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Does St Paul make contradicting statements in 1 Cor 11:17-19?

I do not see this as contradiction but as an expression that many things in the social life of the church play both positive and negative roles. Paul is "thinking out loud" about a situation,...
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