Polycarp66 at Polycarp66 at
Tue Jan 15 19:04:23 EST 2002

In a message dated 1/15/2002 6:49:13 PM Eastern Standard Time, 
jburke at writes:

> Oh, I've always understood that this is a euphemism - and it's used again of
> Saul in the cave of Adullam.  No problem there.  But no suggestion that the
> phrase is referring to the pudenda.  Otherwise you would have the seraphim
> going to the bathroom

No.  You have the seraphim covering their pudenda.  That this is the case is 
relatively evident from the entire passage. 

with two he covered his face - hiding his face from YHWH

and with two he flew - utilitarian

and with two he covered his feet - if not covering the pudenda, what then?  
It is not simply utilitarian.  I is covering his "shame."


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