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