- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Loren Rosson <rossoiii@y...>
> The eschatological prophet whoI've heard this term before but I've never understood it. What does
> looked for the restoration of Israel, obedient to
> Torah, does not square with Sanders' own breed of
> Christianity -- that is, liberal social-gospel
the "restoration" of Israel mean? If someone can explain it, please
do so on the level of one peasant to another. Neither Jesus'
audiences nor I understand theological discourse. If Jesus told
people that he came to verb the "restoration" of Israel, what would
they have thought he meant by that? I guess you'll have to tell me
what "Israel" is too. Does it include Mayans? Galileans? Dead
people? Does it have boundaries or does it exist on the level of The
- Rick wrote: "I wonder what a Galilean Darlek would look like"
I haven't a clue, but I know what one would *say*:
Incidentally, I apologise to our wonderful moderator for my earlier use of
President Bush's favourite weapon: the pre-emotive strike!!
JOHN E STATON
Penistone, Sheffield UK