Yeshua (WAS: Peter)
gordonbr at microsoft.com
Wed Apr 25 15:30:58 UTC 2001
Reminds me of another thing I've wondered for quite a while. What
languages is it likely that Yeshua spoke?
> From: Max Dashu[SMTP:maxdashu at LanMinds.Com]
> Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 9:19 PM
> I dunno about that. Mack's book on the Book of Q states that Galilee
> was a very heterogenous society, so much that it was called Galil
> ha-goyim (i.e., 'of the nations'). With a strong Hellenistic presence.
> And Nazareth was very close to the imperial center Sephoris. I
> personally don't think Yeshua used "Petros" but the idea that he had
> some familiarity with Greek is not really so outlandish.
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