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From Shimon bM's answer at https://judaism.stackexchange.com/questions/26864/biblical-significance-of-face-veil there is archaeological evidence to support this conclusion. His quote: Rabbi Elazar said, "She covered her face in the house of her father-in-law, as Rabbi Shmuel bar Nachmani said in the name of Rabbi Yonatan: every bride who is modest in ...


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This is not for certain - but most likely Judas and his betrayal actually represented the tribe that was to descend from Jacobs son Reuben. The 12 tribes of Israel descended from and match to the 12 sons of Jacob. But if you go and do some checking you will notice something very curious. There aren't actually 12 Tribes of Israel. There are 13 tribes of ...


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Is there some kind of Theological terminology/term for the dual-natured layers of meaning that can be associated with said verses? I often read the Bible according to the Co-Reality model: horizontal and verticle perspectives, and importantly both views are true. This practice is consistent with the OP's dual-natured layers of meaning. So yes, Co-Reality ...


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This is a very thought-provoking question. I doubt Pilate was aware of the significance of his words, yet the three-fold description of Jesus parallels somewhat the prophecy given in Isaiah 9:6. "For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The ...


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… These are a shadow of the things to come, but the substance belongs to Christ. The problem with understanding this is that "but the substance" refers to something said earlier, not to "shadow". Consider the scripture (KJV, with supplies removed) parsed as: Therefore let no man judge you in meat ...


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This might Not be a thorough detailed analysis, but I suppose one of the major key themes is that the messenger -regardless of whether the messenger might be a NonChristian or a New Christian because God does work in mysterious ways which is evidenced by ( Isaiah 55:8-9 ) “For My thoughts are not your thoughts, Nor are your ways My ways,” declares the LORD. “...


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