[Ads-l] more fauxk etymology

Eric Nielsen ericbarnak at GMAIL.COM
Wed Jun 17 10:00:51 UTC 2015


And I never knew Jehovah was an early storm god--not an Adonai + Yahweh
mash-up.

On Mon, Jun 15, 2015 at 11:54 AM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com>
wrote:

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>  Bet you didn't know that "Amen!" comes from the pagan Egyptian Amon-Ra.
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> Of course, you didn't!
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> http://www.huffingtonpost.com/bernard-starr/oh-my-god-the-laments-of-jesus-echo-throughout-all-religions_b_7566162.html?ncid=txtlnkusaolp00000592
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> (Scroll down to Amon-Ra image.)
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> JL
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