Re: [XTalk] Judas Thomas
- --- Geoff Hudson wrote:
> May be the original writer of Mk.3:17 did write "sons of Zeus"...Because you think the brothers Zebedee were Greek?
> James had the epithet Just, and so I think did John.THIS James (John's "brother") didn't have the epithet 'Just'.
> May be [Zebedee] was a name derived homophonically from Zeus ...Do you have any reason to suppose that it was?
> The phrase "sons of Zeus" could have entered the language as anMore likely (given the lack of evidence) this could be just more
> expression understood to mean two brothers who did things together.
idle speculation. <g>
Mt. Clemens, MI