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The Son of Man: Origin

Chapter 7 of the book of Daniel, one of the prophetic books of the Jewish “Old Testament”, is an apocalyptic vision taken by Christians as a prophecy of the coming savior, the Christ. In the Christian “New Testament”, Jesus often … Continue reading

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The Light of the Body: A Christian Koan

The short quatrain in verses 6:22 and 6:23 of the Gospel of Matthew is like a Zen koan. The King James Version is particularly troublesome due to the mistranslation of the Greek word for “healthy” to the word “single”. The … Continue reading

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