• Against Apion RSS Feed

    by Published on 01-06-2010 02:15 AM
    1. Categories:
    2. Flavius Josephus

    BOOK II

    1. IN the former book, most honored Epaphroditus, I have demonstrated our antiquity, and confirmed the truth of what I have said, from the writings of the Phoenicians, and Chaldeans, and Egyptians. I have, moreover, produced many of the Grecian writers as witnesses thereto. I have also made a refutation of Manetho and Cheremon, and of certain others of our enemies. I shall now (1) therefore begin a confutation of the remaining authors who have written any thing against us; although I confess I have had a doubt upon me about Apion (2) the grammarian, whether I ought to take the trouble of confuting him ...
    by Published on 01-06-2010 02:13 AM
    1. Categories:
    2. Flavius Josephus

    FLAVIUS JOSEPHUS AGAINST APION

    BOOK 1.

    1. I SUPPOSE that by my books of the Antiquity of the Jews, most excellent Epaphroditus, (2) have made it evident to those who peruse them, that our Jewish nation is of very great antiquity, and had a distinct subsistence of its own originally; as also, I have therein declared how we came to inhabit this country wherein we now live. Those Antiquities contain the history of five thousand years, and are taken out of our sacred books, but are translated by me into the Greek tongue. However, ...

  • Recent Forum Posts

    Michael

    Re: What does everyone consider the Sabbath day to fall on?

    These 14 days are called the “follicular phase” and is included in the calculation to determine the expected birth date.
    So, doctors add on the follicular 14 days to 265 days, to give a total of...

    Michael Today, 10:50 AM Go to last post
    Archivist

    Re: CPM Weekly Classic

    CPM Weekly Classic (February 19th, 2020)

    Calling of the Twelve [2005] is a study covering all of the twelve disciples and the much deeper meanings of their names in Greek. By probing these Sons of...

    Archivist Yesterday, 11:23 PM Go to last post
    Archivist

    Re: CPM Weekly Classic

    CPM Weekly Classic (February 12th, 2020)

    Mary's Gospel [2017] revisits select passages from the Gospel of the Birth of Mary alongside the Protevangelion to verify the virgin's steadfast virtue and...

    Archivist Yesterday, 10:17 PM Go to last post
    Michael

    Re: What does everyone consider the Sabbath day to fall on?

    OK, here it goes with a few more improvements:

    Won't upload .tif image
    Says its an invalid file.

    Trying .png image now:

    1236

    ok.....?

    Michael Yesterday, 03:42 PM Go to last post
    Erik

    Re: Thought of the day thread

    2 Chronicles 7:14
    If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive...

    Erik 02-20-2020, 11:08 PM Go to last post
  • CNN Videos