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Gospel of Thomas, What is Putting a 'Foot in Place of a Foot?'

Almost every verse in the Gospel of Thomas is something like a Buddhist Korean -- food for deep thought. One answer here emphasizes the concept of polarity, and this is certainly correct as far as it ...
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In 2 Kings 2:9 what does it mean for Elisha to want "a double portion" from Elijah?

Elisha wanted "a double portion" from Elijah, he simply meant amongst all the students that Elijah had, he wanted to be the chosen one, like the "first born". Sons of a father ...
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In 2 Kings 2:9 what does it mean for Elisha to want "a double portion" from Elijah?

While translating "double" as "another" does answer the question, a more likely explanation is that Elisha was an expressing a desire to be "doubly blessed." But in a ...
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Why מצא instead of נמצא in Genesis 2:20?

According to Joüon and Muraoka,1 Likewise, Nordheimer wrote,2 וּלְאָדָם לֹא מָצָא עֵזֶר כְּנֶגְדּוֹ Therefore, the active voice “and for Adam one did not find a help meet like him” may be ...
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How are we to understand the words "womb" "begotten" and "morning" in Psalm 110:3?

Psalm 110:3 (LEB) Your people ⌊will volunteer⌋ in the day of your power. In holy splendor, from the womb of the dawn, you will have the dew of your youth. (The LEB translator note for "will ...
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Is the word "begotten" in John 3:16 of Authorized Version a problem that creates confusion when establishing the Deity of Christ?

I agree with that Bible teacher who teaches that "begotten" is a problem in establishing the true deity of Christ. He is simply using open minded critical thinking against the tradition. The ...
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"the Holy Spirit" vs. "the Spirit" in Acts 2:4 -What are the meaning and reference differences?

There are two questions here and I will only answer the one about the article. The function of the article ("the" in English and "ho" in Greek) are quite different and thus we have ...
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"the Holy Spirit" vs. "the Spirit" in Acts 2:4 -What are the meaning and reference differences?

Of course, it is the same Subject or better Person of the Spirit and, God forbid, not two Spirits, with a result to get not the Holy Trinity but a Holy Quaternity of Father, Son and Spirit 1 + Spirit ...

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