Here is my Restored English Translation (RET) of Beresheet (Genesis) chapter 27. As usual, it contains the Hebrew names, with a glossary of them afterwards. At the end is a list of where the Aleph-Tavs occur, as they are no longer included in the main text. CHAPTER 27 1 And it was that when Yitschak … Continue reading Restored English Translation of Genesis: Chapter 27
Earlier this week I gave notice that I'm doing a Reader Request - meaning I answer questions my readers put to me. Here are my answers. You can see my previous Reader Request here: Reader Request Friday 23 November (questions) Reader Request Friday 23 November (answers) SHIROBANRYU'S QUESTIONS The Bible as current was put together … Continue reading Reader Request Friday 14 December
bottomlesscoffee007 from https://bottomlesscoffee007.com has nominated me for the Blogging Award. https://bottomlesscoffee007.com/2018/10/26/blogging-award/ Thanks, 007! Previous awards I've been given: Awesome Impact Award Blogger Recognition Award (two nominations in one post) Mystery Blogger Award Sunshine Blogger Award Questions I was asked: Where do you see yourself in 5 years? (the most annoying question on earth, I know) … Continue reading Blogging Award
G'day, everyone - and a welcome to all my new followers. I've decided to do a Reader Request this week (you can see my last one here and my answers here). So, what's the Reader Request? Well, it basically means I'm taking questions. Post any questions you'd like me to answer here - and I'll … Continue reading Reader Request Friday 14 December
G'day and Shabbat Shalom, everyone! Today I present my Restored English Translation (RET) of Genesis (Hebrew: Beresheet) chapter 26. (To clear any misconceptions: this is my own translation, which I am in the midst of translating. It is a revision of previous translations, with consultations to the original Hebrew and Aramaic, as well as other … Continue reading Restored English Translation of Genesis: Chapter 26
My monthly reblog of an older post.
This is not about the modern cultural war between the Biblical and Scientific fact that gender is binary and genetic and cannot change (no matter how much you mutilate your body), and the pseudoscientific left-wing lunacy that gender is fluid and can be changed. It is instead the controversial subject of Adam’s gender at creation – and a couple of other related subjects.
You might be thinking, “Well, Adam was created a male, wasn’t he? Problem solved.” Not quite. As we shall see from the Hebrew grammar, while Adam was not created female, he was not created male, either. Dr A Nyland, a language scholar, explains in an endnote of her book Complete Books of Enoch: 1 Enoch (First Book of Enoch, 2 Enoch (Secrets of Enoch), 3 Enoch (Hebrew Book of Enoch):
Adam, the first human. Adam is a word which simply means “human.” The above statement demonstrates…
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G'day, everyone! Today I present my Restored English Translation (RET) of Beresheet (Genesis) chapter 25. As usual, it contains the Hebrew names, with a glossary of them afterwards. At the end is a list of where the Aleph-Tavs occur, as they are no longer included in the main text. CHAPTER 25 1 Then Avraham added … Continue reading Restored English Translation of Genesis: Chapter 25