[b-hebrew] YHWH pronunciation
David P Donnelly
davedonnelly1 at juno.com
Wed Aug 10 06:19:24 EDT 2005
Gene Gardner posts information from the Catholic Encyclopedia,
Clement of Alexandria ("Strom.", V, 6, in P.G., IX, col. 60), Jaou;
I find it interesting that the Catholic Church,
which teaches that God's name is "Yahweh",
quotes Clement of Alexandria as using the spelling "Jaou" [i.e. Iaou]
(in Stromata Book V. in Migne's P.G. col 60).
Clement of Alexandria is a canonized Roman Catholic saint,
yet they don't quote him as writing "Iaoue" in Stromata Book V. Chapter
The Catholic Church appears to base its belief that God's name is
on the Samaritan name "Jabe" alone.
To be redundant, the Catholic Church ignored the writings of Clement of
who is a canonized Roman Catholic saint,
when they teach that God's name is "Yahweh".
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