2664[XTalk] Re: Who was apocalyptic?
- Oct 5, 1999At 08:14 PM 10/5/99 +0200, Antonio Jerez wrote:
>Again you are reading things into the text that are not actually there. Jesusbelieves >that
>does not tell Martha that there isn't going to be a future general
>The only thing Jesus "corrects", and quite promptly, is Marthas
>of his words in v.23, "Your brother will rise again". Martha naturally
>this refers to the general resurrection. Whereby Jesus promptly shows her thatCompare the form of the dialogue with Nicodemus in ch.3, and other similar
>his Father has already given him the necessary powers to raise the dead already
>in the here and now. The author is not correcting a faulty view about the
>resurrection - just complementing it again.
William Arnal wea1@...
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