The Different Meanings of “Fishers of Men” — Vridar

This is the one I intended to reblog, not the Josephus one. This is not a judgment on the Josephus one. I just haven’t read it yet.

Since we have been talking about “fishing for men” and how it can be interpreted in different ways . . . Jindrich Mánek postulates that Jer 16:16 and cosmological myths involving the sea elucidate a sense of rescue in the expression . 20 more words

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My name is James Pate. I study the History of Biblical Interpretation at Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati, Ohio, as part of its Ph.D. program. I have an M.A. in Hebrew Bible from Jewish Theological Seminary, an M.Div. from Harvard Divinity School, and a B.A. from DePauw University. This blog is about my journey. I read books. I watch movies and TV shows. I go to church. I try to find meaning. And, when I can’t do that, I just talk about stuff that I find interesting.
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