[b-hebrew] Yom Kippur
peterkirk at qaya.org
Sun Aug 29 16:05:27 EDT 2004
On 29/08/2004 02:41, Shoshanna Walker wrote:
> Well, then, the "Greek" form of Mashiach does not know, consider or
> define, "Mashiach" properly. Mashiach has certain functions to
> perform, it is not just a general idea. Christ fulfilled none of
> them, ...
You mean, surely, that Jesus of Nazareth fulfilled none of them (a point
which I will not dispute here). If you call him Christ, you are calling
him Mashiach but just in a different language.
> ... therefore those who think Christ and Mashiach are not different
> concepts, either do not understand the concept of Mashiach, or would
> like to supplant the Jewish ideas of Mashiach, with their own ideas of
I think it may be that they do not understand the Christian concept of
Christ (which I will not try to explain here).
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