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Wayne Leman wayne_leman at sil.org
Tue Jan 15 00:39:03 EST 2002


An English translation from a fluent speaker of Spanish would be:

Maybe the sexual significance that you could give this verse could ferret
out David's thoughts that undoubtedly he's been thinking about his sin and
desires to prove his subordinate (subject?): the washing of his feet in his
house after the time in battle suggests going to bed with his wife (verse
11), a thought that Uriah disregards and for that reason doesn't go to his
house. Remember that sexual abstinence was a religious law of war. What
would we think if immediately after a spiritual retreat the pastor gave
aphrodisiacs to the participants?

Wayne
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> Sorry for write in Spanish.
> Quizá el significado sexual que se le pueda dar a este verso, puede
arrancar
> del pensamiento de David, que indiscutiblemente ya ha elucubrado su pecado
y
> desea probar a su súbdito: el lavado de pies en su casa despues de las
> jornadas de lucha incitan a acostarse con su mujer (verso ll) pensamientos
> que Urías desecha y por esa razón no baja a su casa.  Recordemos que la
> continencia sexual era una ley religiosa de la guerra.
> Qué pensariamos,si hoy inmediatamente despues de un retiro espiritual, el
> pastor obsequiara afrodisiacos a los participantes?
> Braulio Barillas
> parakal at quetzal.net
> Guatemala, city Central America
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