[b-hebrew] Hebrew language and thought forms, was: "Desire of Women" in Heb. Text of Dan. 11:37
hholmyard at ont.com
Tue Nov 21 16:28:09 EST 2006
Shoshanna Walker wrote:
> "Grace" is not even a concept in the Tanach.
> "Chesed" (lovingkindness) is, atonement (leChaper) is, forgiveness
> is. I have never ever heard the word "grace" used in any Torah or
> Jewish philosophy class, or book.... I can't think of a Hebrew word
> in the Torah that would translate to "grace".
HH: One word that can mean "grace" is X''N (chen). Perhaps "chesed" can
be translated that way, too.
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