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November 21 2014, 11AM

What man, then, of sound mind can possibly suppose that they were ignorant of anything, whom the Lord ordained to be masters keeping them, as He did, inseparable (from Himself) in their attendance, in their discipleship, in their society, to whom, "w...

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I always suspect that people who slugged their way through a doctoral program in religious studies and then turn their eyes to studying the differences between the heretics and the orthodox end up siding with 'the man' (= the great Church) not because of ...
I am credited in an article of Baarda's somewhere as getting him to look at the Transfiguration in the Arabic text. There are two interesting variants. The first was the one he spent most time on - the strange editorial reference to the existence of ano...
Even in the air there’s time to point out that Joel is a heretic. Via Milt A. on Fb. Filed under: Modern Culture [Modern Culture]
“The Commandment places the parents in honor for the very purpose that the self-will of the children may be broken.” – Martin LutherFiled under: Modern Culture [Modern Culture]

9AM

“It is not possible to be a Christian, and lay the cross upon the shoulders of others; you must bear it yourself.” And again “But how many now only speak of the forgiveness of sins, and nothing or very little of repentance, and yet there... [Modern Culture]
Charles L. Quarles, Illustrated Life of Paul (Nashville: B&H, 2014). The writings, theology, and life of the apostle Paul continue to generate interest. Some works seek to present new and novel ways of approaching the subject, whereas others take a mo... [book] [Book Reviews] [New Testament] [Paul]
Michael Gehrling’s honest reflections on singleness: I’ve learned a lot about singleness. I’ve even come to appreciate it, and can agree with the Apostle Paul that singleness is a gift as valuable as marriage. I can see that the gift of singlene... [Uncategorized]
Well, here I am in glorious San Diego for the AAR/SBL!  Finishing a paper today and going for a long walk. Here’s the view from the 14th floor of the Omni Hotel     #AARSBL #SBL #AAR No comments… Continue reading [SBL / AAR] [AAR/SBL] [San Diego] [SBL] [Society of Biblical Literature]
Eternal life is not a peculiar feeling inside! It is not your ultimate destination, to which you will go when you are dead. If you are born again, eternal life is that quality of life that you possess right now, at this very moment, in your own physical b... [Books] [Ian Thomas]
HCSB Study Bible B&H | Amazon | CBD Many thanks to the kind folks at Broadman & Holman for this review copy! This volume is like many others of its kind—big and bulky. As such I would expect most who use this bible (and study bibles in general) ... [Bibles] [Books] [Reviews] [HCSB] [HSCB Study Bible]
In his death and resurrection, Christ abolished war. Christ made it clear on the cross that war will no longer be the way the world is transformed. The cross exposes the use of violent force as a shameful practice to be renounced. Yes, Christ has abolishe... [Farewell to Mars] [gospel] [Idle Musings] [theology]
The church is a group of God’s elect (cf. Rom 8:33; Eph 1:4; Col 3:12; 1 Thess 1:4; 2 Tim 2:10; Titus 1:1; 1 Pet 1:1-2; 2:8-9; 5:13; Rev 17:14). As we have seen previously, Israel is another group of God’s elect. The real difference, however, betw... [Books by Jeremy Myers] [Theology of Salvation] [Theology of the Church] [Calvinism] [church] [election] [Tulip] [Unconditional Election]

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I met Al Blazo at the PA State Atheist/Humanist Conference a few months ago. He was one of the organizers, a passionate man dedicated to changing the religious landscape, one of the unsung heroes for reason and science. He sent me a note highly recommendi...
I don't often comment on current political items. Most of the time they are just a distraction—especially given the current political deadlock and polarization. Christians need to stand above the chaos and speak peace (shalom-type peace) and love into e... [gospel] [Idle Musings] [Shalom] [theology]
Is it possible that De Recta in Deum Fide preceded Tertullian Adv Marc? Was the fictitious Dialogue between Adamantius, Marcus (not Megethius) and Eutropius written at the time of Irenaeus and this is where we get the name 'Marcion'?
Now who would not thus have rebutted the unfairness of the rebuke, if he had supposed its author to belong to him who had had no right as yet to complain? Except that not even He would have inveighed against them, if He had not dwelt among them of old in ...
We often think of blog posts as being just a few paragraphs long, or being a “less serious” kind of writing. Not so! In this challenge, we’ll focus on writing longform pieces that are equally at home on your blog or in a magazine. Whethe... [Better Blogging] [Community] [blogging u.] [longform] [Writing]
We often think of blog posts as being just a few paragraphs long, or being a “less serious” kind of writing. Not so! In this challenge, we’ll focus on writing longform pieces that are equally at home on your blog or in a magazine. Whethe... [Better Blogging] [Community] [blogging u.] [longform] [Writing]

7AM

For who can refuse to believe that these words often revolved in the thought of those women between the sorrow of that desertion with which at present they seemed to themselves to have been smitten by the Lord, and the hope of the resurrection itself, by ...
But Christ prohibits divorce, saying, "Whosoever putteth away his wife, and marrieth another, committeth adultery; and whosoever marrieth her that is put away from her husband, also committeth adultery." In order to forbid divorce, He makes it u...
There are no bad reasons to stop believing the ridiculous.I have actually made such an argument in four parts to be read beginning here.
We have also in the Scriptures robes mentioned as allegorizing the hope of the flesh. Thus in the Revelation of John it is said: "These are they which have not defiled their clothes with women," -indicating, of course, virgins, and such as have ...
This new paper for "The Social Science Journal" sounds interesting. Here's the abstract:This paper reviews recent studies that claim to provide support, through statistical analysis of survey data, for the traditional proposition that being religious make...
Integrity, whether the result of preservation or restoration, will be able to lose nothing more, after the time that it has given back to it whatever it had lost. Now, when you contend that the flesh will still have to undergo the same sufferings, if the ...
Title: The Entangled Trinity: Quantum Physics and Theology Author: Ernest Simmons Bibliographic info: 160 pp. Publisher: Fortress Press, 2014. Buy the book at Amazon. I enjoy reading the occasional book on quantum physics and I love to read books on the... [book review]
Do we prove the faith by the persons, or the persons by the faith? No one is wise, no one is faithful, no one excels in dignity, but the Christian; and no one is a Christian but he who perseveres even to the end. You, as a man, know any other man from th...
This week marked our final look at Christian-authored apocrypha; our final class, in two weeks, focuses on anti-Christian apocrypha (the Toledot Yeshu and the Gospel of Barnabas) and modern anti-Christian apocrypha apologetic writers. But this week we loo... [2014 New Testament Apocrypha Course]
"That of all which the Father hath given to me, I should lose none," -not even a hair, as also not an eye nor a tooth. And yet whence shall come that "weeping and gnashing of teeth,"236 if not from eyes and teeth?-even at that time whe...
As readers of this blog probably know, I wrote a short and focused review of one aspect of Richard Carrier’s book On the Historicity of Jesus for The Bible and Interpretation. I am planning to follow up with another such focused review, probably ... [mythicism] [Apologetics] [education] [jesus] [literacy] [Paul] [Richard Carrier] [Socrates]

6AM

Next stop- San Diego and #SBLaar14. Filed under: Modern Culture [Modern Culture]
Below is an image I found which gives a humorous flowchart for picking a religion.Do you see that box in the bottom right corner?  If it read “Be a pseudo-Christian,” this flowchart would be 100% accurate.  What the creator may not have real... [election] [salvation]

5AM

Earlier this fall I was honored by the invitation to offer some words of Torah as part of the Peace Parsha series at Americans for Peace Now. You can read my commentary on parashat Toldot at APN: If this is so, then why am I? I'm also archiving it below.... [israel] [Palestine] [Torah]
Some insights can’t be discovered from reading plain text—they need to be visualized for full understanding to take place. That’s why media plays such a big role in enriching your study: it allows you to both engage the Word and engage others in... [Products] [Bible study] [infographics] [logos 6] [Logos Bible Software] [media] [media collections] [pastors] [Preaching] [Sermons]

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It is deeply unfortunate that we now find ourselves in a situation where it will be very hard for many Christians in America to think anything but that immigration reform is of the Devil. David Drury, the Chief of Staff at Wesleyan denominational headquar... [Immigration] [Wesleyan Church]
Unlike some employers, my current one sees the wisdom in arriving early for a major conference. The American Academy of Religion and Society of Biblical Literature is meeting in San Diego this year, and for those of us in the New York area, it’s about ... [Bible] [Posts] [Religious Violence] [science] [Travel] [AAR/SBL] [aircraft carrier] [california] [San Diego] [USS Midway] [War]
IO9 shared an infographic about widespread misconceptions. Those relating to religion and to science intersect with the focuses of this blog, and so I thought I should share it in a post of its own (I mentioned it in a post previously). [information literacy] [Infographic] [misconceptions]
By John Frye: Self-Talk and Storytelling Pastors, let’s discipline our inner conversations. In Psalm 42, the song-writer talks to himself, to his soul. “Why are you downcast, O my soul? Why so disturbed within me? Put your hope in God…” What we ha... [Uncategorized]

3AM

Next stop, Dulles… Which is in the opposite direction… Oh well. #SBLaar14 bound. Filed under: Modern Culture [Modern Culture]
All the papers except one are now available at my site. A broken link on this page has now been repaired, and you can access the available papers here. Good luck everybody; I’ll miss the attendance!Filed under: Conference, Papers, Philo [conference] [papers] [Philo]
by Travis CooperPaul Rabinow’s Reflections on Fieldwork in Morocco (1977) was a game changer. As a novice anthropologist of religion, picking my way slowly through the history of American anthropology—and conducting fieldwork at the same time—encou... [Theory & Religion Series] [Theory and Method] [Travis Cooper] [Uncategorized] [Paul Rabinow] [Pierre Bourdieu] [Reflections on Fieldwork in Morocco] [Russell McCutcheon]

2AM

SLAVONIC WATCH: Ancient manuscripts get a new lease of life (Georgy Manaev, Russia Beyond the Headlines)A project is underway to digitize the most valuable books from Russian library collections. RBTH visited the scanning department of the Russian State ...
ANSAMED: Egypt: Wadi Natrun, the desert of ascetics. Excerpt:'An oasis of peace, where protection can be sought in these terrible times experienced by the country'', continued the monk who tells the ancient story of these monasteries. They are completel...
I have been informed that in connection with the annual meetings of the Society of Biblical Literature, the American Academy of Religion and the Evangelical Theological Society, Nota Bene is offered at a very special price. New users can purchase NB 10 at... [conference] [software] [website]
We gaan verder met onze (concept)vertaling  van Ruth, deze keer het eerste gedeelte van hoofdstuk 3. 3:1 En Naomi, haar schoonmoeder, zei tegen haar: Mijn dochter! zou ik [voor] jou geen thuis zoeken, zodat het je goed gaat? 3:2 Nu dan, is Boaz niet onz... [Bijbelvertalingen] [AB-vertaling] [Ruth] [Vertalingen]

1AM

I am  customizing the outlook of this web, and apologize for the from time to time somewhat messy outlook of the front page. Hopefully, it will soon look better….Filed under: Uncategorized [Uncategorized]

12 AM

We have also in the Scriptures robes mentioned as allegorizing the hope of the flesh. Thus in the Revelation of John it is said: "These are they which have not defiled their clothes with women," -indicating, of course, virgins, and such as have ...
For since the Sadducees indeed denied the resurrection, whilst the Lord affirmed it; since, too, (in affirming it, ) He reproached them as being both ignorant of the Scriptures-those, of course which had declared the resurrection-as well as incredulous of...

November 20, 11PM

But the resurrection is one thing, and the kingdom is another. The resurrection is first, and afterwards the kingdom. We say, therefore, that the flesh rises again, but that when changed it obtains the kingdom. "For the dead shall be raised incorrupt...
The Westminster Faith Debates are organised by Charles Clarke and Linda Woodhead, and funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and Lancaster University. (A good number of them, oddly enough, ta... [sexuality] [Church of England] [Justin Welby] [Linda Woodhead] [same sex unions] [Unity]
Let us now see whether (the Lord) has not imparted greater strength to our doctrine in breaking down the subtle cavil of the Sadducees. Their great object, I take it, was to do away altogether with the resurrection, for the Sadducees in fact did not admit...
There was not world enough and time to visit all the significant churches in Vienna, not even all of the ones in the old city. So we had to settle for a few. Let’s start with the one our friend and former student Christa Abhar took us to for a delig... [Uncategorized]
In his extended struggle with Trotsky, Stalin turned to a detailed study of Lenin. Both sought to claim the legacy of Lenin, in what may be called a ‘scriptural dialectic’, in which the texts interpreted can lead to both positions. It was also... [socialism] [Stalin] [collapse of USSR] [reading Stalin]
The Scripture says nothing of this, although it is not in other instances silent when anything was done against Him by way of temptation. "Behold," it says, "a certain lawyer stood up, and tempted Him." And in another passage: "Th...
The Scripture says nothing of this, although it is not in other instances silent when anything was done against Him by way of temptation. "Behold," it says, "a certain lawyer stood up, and tempted Him." And in another passage: "Th...
The Scripture says nothing of this, although it is not in other instances silent when anything was done against Him by way of temptation. "Behold," it says, "a certain lawyer stood up, and tempted Him." And in another passage: "Th...
Furthermore, since both circumcision and uncircumcision were attributed to the same Deity, both lost their power in Christ, by reason of the excellency of faith----of that faith concerning which it had been written, "And in His name shall the Gentile...
The most common mistake I hear when people are talking about kingdom is comparison talk. It goes like this or this or this or this: “So you think kingdom and church are the same (but not identical), then you need to come to my church because that wi... [church] [Kingdom of God]

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He also inveighs against the doctors of the law themselves, because they were "lading men with burdens grievous to be borne, which they did not venture to touch with even a finger of their own;" but not as if He made a mock of the burdens of the...
They say that which is commonly supposed to be death is not really so,-namely, the separation of body and soul: it is rather the ignorance of God, by reason of which man is dead to God, and is not less buried in error than he would be in the grave. Wheref...

9PM

But when "they shall by and by come and say, I am Christ," they will be received by you, who have already received one altogether like them. Christ, however, comes in His own name. What will you do, then, when He Himself comes who is the very Pr...
A procedure of this kind, you say, was not necessary, because He was forthwith to prove Himself the Son and the Sent One, and the Christ of God in very deed, by means of the evidence of His wonderful works. On my side, however, I have to deny that eviden...
Now, forasmuch as the seasons of our entire hope have been fixed in the Holy Scripture, and since we are not permitted to place the accomplishment thereof, as I apprehend, previous to Christ's coming, our prayers are directed towards130 the end of this wo...
In response to our recent post on Sunset from En Gev on the Sea of Galilee here, Randy Myers tried to post an image of a photo he made of a sunset on the Sea of Galilee about two weeks ago. I contacted Randy and asked permission to post his photo on the b... [Bible Places] [Bible study] [blog] [israel] [New Testament] [Photography] [Travel] [Ministry of Jesus] [Sea of Galilee]
Besides which, it must have followed, that, for the man to whom he committed the ministration of the gospel, he would add the injunction that it be not ministered in all places, and without respect to persons, in accordance with the Lord's saying, "N...
I support the separation of church and state, and am pretty sure that the President of the United States has any business quoting Exodus or any part of the Bible in an official speech.On the other hand, contrary to what conspiracy theorists are sure to co... [Exodus] [politics] [aliens] [Barack Obama] [president] [quote] [Roswell] [separation of church and state]
He accordingly, in this passage, either presents to us the Lord as a Judge, and instructs us in His character,1200 or else as the simply good god; if the latter, he now also affirms his judicial attribute, although the heretic refuses to admit it. For an ...
Listen, ye sinners; and ye who have not yet come to this, hear, that you may attain to such a pass! A better god has been discovered, who never takes offence, is never angry, never inflicts punishment, who has prepared no fire in hell, no gnashing of teet...

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He said, "Destroy this temple, and in three days I will raise it up again."(John 2:19) For He showed to what belongs (the incidents of) being destroyed, thrown down, and kept down-even to that to which it also appertains to be lifted and raised ...
He might also have been betrayed by any stranger, did I not find that even here too He fulfilled a Psalm: "He who did eat bread with me hath lifted up his heel against me." And without a price might He have been betrayed. For what need of a trai...
He might also have been betrayed by any stranger, did I not find that even here too He fulfilled a Psalm: "He who did eat bread with me hath lifted up his heel against me." And without a price might He have been betrayed. For what need of a trai...
If, however, you accept the gospel of truth, you will discover on whom recoils the sentence of the Judge, when requiting on sons the sins of their fathers, even on those who had been (hardened enough) to imprecate spontaneously on themselves this condemna...
If you require still further prediction of the Lord's cross, the twenty-first Psalm is sufficiently able to afford it to you, containing as it does the entire passion of Christ, who was even then prophetically declaring His glory. "They pierced,"...

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To spare the feelings of the guilty, I’ll not relate who Luther said this of as they blathered on and on endlessly. Perhaps [he] want[s] me to die of unrelieved boredom while [he] keeps on talking. And then he said, to a presenter in the hall afterw... [humor] [Luther]

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But all this would be unmeaning enough, if they suffered this retribution not on account of Him, who had in prophecy assigned their suffering to His own cause, but for the sake of the Christ of the other god. Well, then, although you affirm that it is the...
The former boyfriend of Terrence P. Bean was arrested early Thursday on sex abuse charges stemming from the same alleged 2013 encounter with a 15-year-old boy at a hotel in Eugene.  Kiah Loy Lawson, 25, was arrested at 1:15 a.m. at the Portland Police Bu... [Total Depravity]
“Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you.” Ephesians 4:32 No one is harder on us than we are on ourselves. I wish Paul had said “Be kind and compassionate to yourself, forgive yourself just a... [John Ortberg] [Soul Keeping] [Spirituality] [Zondervan] [Books]
2014.11.19 | Barton, John, ed. Bible and Interpretation: The Collected Essays of James Barr. Volume III: Linguistics and Translation. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. £120. pp. 816. ISBN: 978-0-19-969290-3. Reviewed by Kurtis Peters, University of... [HB/OT] [James Barr] [John Barton] [Kurtis Peters] [Oxford University Press] [John Barton]

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Apparently yesterday (I was not there) at the Evangelical Theological Society Douglas Moo (Wheaton) was presented with a festschrift (honorific writing). The editors (Matt Harmon and Jay Smith) and contributors did a great job of keeping this secret beca... [Uncategorized]
I never knew that Lincona, Craig, Gundry, Bird, and Blomberg were bible attackers!  Shame on them!  (But where’s Pete Enns and James Crossley and Candida Moss???  They didn’t make the list?!?!?) [I don't know the Farnell person but he sound... [pseudo-christianity] [Pseudo-scholarship] [pseudo-theology]
Click here to view the embedded video.When I heard this piece, I looked to see what I could learn about the composer. Not only was she a great composer in her own right, but Nina Makarova was also the wife of Aram Khachaturian! [music] [Nina Makarova] [Symphony]

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Almost 20 years ago I actually used a diary for a while. It was given to me by some friends in an activist group who felt that I was forgetting too many things. The friend who had the idea used to have a massive diary, into which he put all sorts of thing... [pastimes] [diary] [Writing]
 Every single time that I think the intellectually lazy leftist outlets have hit rock bottom in their brainless, Reza Aslan/esque defense of Islam (shall we call it "Islamophilia"?), they manage to stun me by smashing their own record of ina...
Adamantius: Now it says in the Gospel writing, "Depart from me you who work lawlessness into the outer darkness! There will be weeping and the gnashing of teeth" [Matt 7:23] So you see that the Gospel agrees with the Law. Megethius In what respe...
the previous example ends abruptly in the surviving Dialogue. At this point Megethius is cut off and Markus introduced. But a compelling argument can be made (and has been made) that the argument continues on page 59 so: Adamantius: It was just in such a...
Adamantius However, I am going to show from the Gospel that Christ is speaking of men possessing free will, and not of principles! He says this, "They come to you in the sheep's clothing, but inwardly they are ravening wolves. By their fruits you sha...
Adamantius (immediately after a citation from the Marcionite gospel by the Marcionite representative) I will give you the Saviour's own words, as (110) recorded in the Gospel: "Would any of you, if his son should ask for bread, give him a stone? f [I...
Adamantius (citing from Marcion's NT cf. 824a and immediately after saying) "I have your Apostolikon here) If, however, judgement comes from the Good God the Good God is revealed as judge. Where, then, do we place the Scripture that says, "For w...
"But for his refutation out of his own mouth, Marcion says, “It came to pass on one of those days, as he taught in the temple, they sought to lay hands on him and they were afraid,” as we read in the next paragraph [Scholion], 54. (e) How he got ...
or rather the authority of Christ, which made the apostles teachers. [Adv Marc 4.2.1 KROYMANN Aem., CCL 1 (1954(p.547, l.8) BP1]  Even to the last He taught us (the same truth of His mission), when He sent forth His apostles to preach His gospel "a...
David Inglis, In Elenchus 68 he then confirms what he saw, and comments: That “they that held,” “mocked,” “smite,” “strike,” and “Prophesy, who is it that smote thee,” was not appearance, but indicative of tangibility and physical rea...

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Or so claim some folk researching the subject. The vast and powerful Neo-Assyrian Empire came to an end around the end of the 7th century BC. Until recently, the decline of the empire had largely been attributed to civil unrest and the invasion of Babylon... [Archaeology]
… if he had not been born.
In Luke 5:30 and 19:9b he may have considered two tax collectors, Levi and Zacchaeus, as Gentiles, for at the first text Tertullian speaks of "Gentiles and tax collectors" rather than "tax collectors and sinners," perhaps thinking of L...
Tertullian says his teaching to be “like” infants - "But, behold, Christ takes905 infants, and teaches how all ought to be like them, if they ever wish to be greater" (Adv Marc 4.23) [Ray Embry, the Enigma p. 103]
David Inglis, “Out of the cloud, a voice, This is my beloved son” [9:35] (Scholion 18) In neither case does Epiphanius state that he found a difference in Mcg. Instead, he is using these verses to show that by leaving these words Marcion shows that hi...
but also obtained the testimony of possessing knowledge which was given to him by the Father.
the blind man leads the blind down into the ditch. [Adv Marc 4.17] from David Inglis, Let them alone: they be blind leaders of the blind. And if the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into the ditch. [Mt 15:14] This parallel suggests that here Tertulli...
Ye shall hear with the ear, but ye shall not understand.
David Inglis, "at the beginning of Adv. Haer. IV.29, Irenaeus appears to indicate that vv. 8:9-10 was not present in the Gospel used by the Marcionites: But, say they, God hardened the heart of Pharaoh and of his servants [Ex 9:35]. Those, then, who ...
Who is my mother, and who are my brothers?
David Inglis, And whosoever shall speak a word against the Son of man, it shall be forgiven him: but unto him that blasphemeth against the Holy Ghost it shall not be forgiven. [12:10] Epiphanius does not mention this verse, but Tertullian quotes it in his...
Tertullian, according to David Inglis "mentions that the disciples had been hungry, as we see in Mt 12:1 but not Lk, but does not refer to them eating, agreeing with Mk 2:23. Despite these differences Tertullian does not indicate that he saw any vari...
whosoever preferred father or mother or brethren to the Word of God, was not a disciple worthy of Him.
It is conceivable that Tertullian did not see vv. 10:2, 3 and 9 in Mcg, and perhaps the prohibition on carrying purse and scrip in v. 10:4a. He does state that “Christ commanded His disciples not to carry even a staff for their journey,” which could b...
for the workman is worthy of his meat.
David Inglis, “I besought thy disciples.” But in addition to, “And they could not cast it out,” [9:40] he had “And he said unto them, ‘O faithless generation, how long shall I suffer you’?” [9:41] (Scholion 19) As has been previously repor...
sendeth rain on the just and on the unjust, and maketh His sun to rise on the evil and on the good;
from David Inglis, "After commenting on vv. 6:27-28 Tertullian quotes v. 6:29, although the text given is not exactly as we see it, mainly resulting from Tertullian preceding it with “and bids us, on the contrary:” "to him who smites us on t...
Interestingly Clement cites as the gospel passage which shows this process one which Clement elsewhere identifies as referencing the resurrection of one of Jesus's disciples - Philip. Clement immediately references a significant variant Luke 9:60: "...
Here is the end of Clement's witness of his 'authorized' copy of the Gospel of Mark (not 'Secret' Mark but where mystic is just an adjective like we find ascribed the true text in Quis Dives Salvetur viz Jesus 'teaches all things to His own with divine an...
It is important is that we recognize that all 'Diatessaron gospels' were related. We see this most clearly when - for instance - Origen (Commentary on Matthew Book 15), Ephrem and a diverse assortment of authors all acknowledge that the 'Question of the ...
When we read that Clement says that they guard a mystic gospel and even deny its association with St. Mark, it becomes difficult to avoid seeing that this must have been the beloved Marcionite gospel. Tertullian and Adamantius make clear that the Marcion...
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