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John of Japan's Recent Activity

  1. John of Japan liked JonC's post in the thread Baptism questions.

    I can't remember the reference, but I did make an error. The word should have been "marinate", not "baste". I had looked up the...

    Sep 29, 2022 at 2:31 PM
  2. John of Japan replied to the thread Baptism questions.

    Thanks. Very interesting.

    Sep 29, 2022 at 2:31 PM
  3. John of Japan replied to the thread Linguistics and Bible Translation.

    For anyone now interested in the subject of this thread, David Black's book, Linguistics for Students of New Testament Greek, 2nd ed....

    Sep 29, 2022 at 11:54 AM
  4. John of Japan rated Logos1560's post Informative in the thread Is the King James Bible the Word of God?.

    At Exodus 22:28, the 1560 Geneva Bible rendered it: "Thou shalt not rail upon the judges, neither speak evil of the ruler of thy...

    Sep 29, 2022 at 8:48 AM
  5. John of Japan replied to the thread Baptism questions.

    Others have done pretty well on this, so I'll just add that immersion is pretty clear in the examples of the NT when the method is clear...

    Sep 29, 2022 at 8:43 AM
  6. John of Japan replied to the thread Baptism questions.

    No offense, but where do you get "baste"? I can't even find it in Kittel.

    Sep 29, 2022 at 8:18 AM
  7. John of Japan rated 37818's post Informative in the thread Is the King James Bible the Word of God?.

    Not if one understands the judges are being referred to. https://www.chabad.org/library/bible_cdo/aid/9883/jewish/Chapter-22.htm Verse...

    Sep 29, 2022 at 7:35 AM
  8. John of Japan replied to the thread Is the King James Bible the Word of God?.

    The Hebrew word does not endorse idolatry, but the KJV rendering does. There are, of course, other places in the OT where the word is...

    Sep 28, 2022 at 6:28 PM
  9. John of Japan rated 37818's post Agree in the thread The King James Version onlyism mistake..

    The King James Onlyism's mistake is defending the KJV for KJV rather than defending the true word of God which is the real issue.

    Sep 28, 2022 at 11:05 AM
  10. John of Japan replied to the thread Is the King James Bible the Word of God?.

    Since I have weighed in here, I might as well answer the OP. 1. I do not believe in double inspiration. It is a contradiction in terms....

    Sep 28, 2022 at 9:16 AM
  11. John of Japan replied to the thread Is the King James Bible the Word of God?.

    Well, I'm not a Hebrew expert, but did take it in seminary. The Hebrew word is ‛al (על), and the BDB lexicon does give "above" as one...

    Sep 28, 2022 at 8:42 AM
  12. John of Japan rated Logos1560's post Agree in the thread Is the King James Bible the Word of God?.

    You are repeating unproven and false accusations against the NKJV (mostly incorrectly made by Gail Riplinger and which were soundly...

    Sep 28, 2022 at 8:32 AM
  13. John of Japan rated Deacon's post Funny in the thread Some people are just stubborn.

    Never argue with an idiot. They will drag you down to their level and beat you with experience.” - Samuel Clemens Reminds me of a...

    Sep 27, 2022 at 2:24 PM
  14. John of Japan replied to the thread Linguistics and Bible Translation.

    An example of how context helps understand meaning can be seen in the translation of the well-known Greek word ekklesia (ἐκκλησία),...

    Sep 27, 2022 at 11:51 AM
  15. John of Japan liked Salty's post in the thread What other Doctrines does KJV Only violate.

    I'm thinking about going out in the back field and talk to the frogs.......

    Sep 27, 2022 at 9:08 AM