Re: Bible paraphrase of Mandaean rite
- Hello jemelzwa
On 12/24/04, you wrote:
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Mike Leavitt <ac998@l...> wrote:
>> Hello jemelzwa
>> On 12/21/04, you wrote:
>> Here is the Biblical paraphrase of the Mandaean rite, or apart of
>> it. I couldn't post it one peice, but I will send the whole thing
>> > an attachment.
>> > This was created by reading each verse from the Masbuta rite with
>> > lexio divine or looking up the key words of the verses in
>> > Strong's Concordance to find the closest Bible verses to the
>> > Masbuta's, and then modifying the personal or temporal contest to
>> > that of the Mandaeic equivalent.
>> And what was the point of this exercise?
>> Mike Leavitt ac998@l...
> For myself, prayer. For the accademic community, a useful comparison
> of Mandaean verses to the Bible. For the Gnostic, discovering the
> roots of Gnosticism.
I'll buy that. :-)
Mike Leavitt ac998@...