Re: [XTalk] Honorable debate in agonistic cultures
- In a message dated 5/17/01 10:25:58 E. Australia Standard Time,
> In any case, I believe that we need a properCan I ask, what evidence is there, apart from Jesus' debating style, that
> understanding (and respect) for the way honorable men
> debate in agonistic societies before we can even hope
> to distinguish between "what Jesus said" and "the
> reasons for which he said it".
first century palestinian society was agonistic?
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