Category Archives: Aramaic

“My God, my God, why have you abandoned me?” in Hebrew and Aramaic, as represented in Greek by the gospel writers

Brief discussion of Jesus quoting (?) Psalm 22:1 in Matthew 27:46 and  Mark 15:34. First we need to lay out the data. NRS  Matthew 27:46 And about three o’clock Jesus cried with a loud voice, “Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani?” that … Continue reading

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Adding links to the Septuagint and Aramaic Targumim

Since I started adding links to BibleGateway – so that dear visitors could view biblical texts in English and in Hebrew or Greek – it only made sense to expand this idea to other translations and versions such as the … Continue reading

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Hebrew notes = Daniel 7:9-10, 13-14 (Aramaic)

Hebrewnotes_Daniel 7 (PDF) Hebrewnotes_Daniel 7 (DOCX) Is it coincidence that on the very last Sunday of the Christian calendar one of the Old Testament lections is not in Hebrew but in Aramaic? Christ the King (B) or Reign of Christ (B)

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