Re:re: thought experiment
- Rikk wrote:
"Re: yes indeed there's a lot to that. But then as several scholars have
noted there are no Jewish stories where the hero walks on the sea. Only
Yahweh does this (see Job 9:8, espec. LXX) and indeed much of the language
of water-walking story echoes theophanic language from Israel's scriptures
(as J.P. Heil and Blackburn have documented).
So, once again: how does one explain the origin of such a story among Jewish
Easy. Early High Christology.
JOHN E STATON