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John D. Brey's Recent Activity

  1. John D. Brey replied to the thread Genesis 17:17: Mind's Retroactive Conception..

    . . . I'm not conflating the Masoretes with the Massorah, or the traditional manner of reading the Hebrew text, except in that the...

    Jul 15, 2020 at 5:45 PM
  2. John D. Brey replied to the thread Genesis 17:17: Mind's Retroactive Conception..

    . . . That's kinda the point. Orthodoxy doesn't make the necessary connections to see that all religions are throwing spears at the same...

    Jul 15, 2020 at 2:46 PM
  3. John D. Brey replied to the thread Genesis 17:17: Mind's Retroactive Conception..

    . . . As it awaits the revelation of the sons of ha-adam who were already in her womb prior to the desecration of her body in Genesis...

    Jul 15, 2020 at 2:32 PM
  4. John D. Brey replied to the thread Genesis 17:17: Mind's Retroactive Conception..

    Orthodoxy is strong enough, stiff enough, to hang Jesus upon. But it's not sharp enough to pierce into him to see what he's made of or...

    Jul 15, 2020 at 2:18 PM
  5. John D. Brey replied to the thread Genesis 17:17: Mind's Retroactive Conception..

    . . . It's much more than that since to pronounce a word you must know what word is being pronounced. The Masoretic Text uses one...

    Jul 15, 2020 at 1:33 PM
  6. John D. Brey replied to the thread Genesis 17:17: Mind's Retroactive Conception..

    . . . A type oh say like the Freudian slip of the mohel's wrist since a chet ח is closed on both sides and the top such that sinner...

    Jul 15, 2020 at 1:22 PM
  7. John D. Brey replied to the thread Genesis 17:17: Mind's Retroactive Conception..

    . . . I'm generalizing the Masoretic Text as representative of the Masoretes who devised it. John

    Jul 15, 2020 at 1:17 PM
  8. John D. Brey replied to the thread Genesis 17:17: Mind's Retroactive Conception..

    C. M. Cioran said that professor of religion Mircea Eliade "stands in the periphery of every religion by profession as well as by...

    Jul 15, 2020 at 11:57 AM
  9. John D. Brey replied to the thread Genesis 17:17: Mind's Retroactive Conception..

    . . . I'm not sure I understand either question. I wouldn't put any word in place of ויצחק. God forbid. <s> I'm saying the Hebrew...

    Jul 15, 2020 at 11:39 AM
  10. John D. Brey liked Thief's post in the thread Genesis 17:17: Mind's Retroactive Conception..

    I like your post but I believe maturity comes late in life to say the vision is given .....and life is the affirmation

    Jul 15, 2020 at 12:59 AM
  11. John D. Brey replied to the thread Genesis 17:17: Mind's Retroactive Conception..

    . . . It's pretty amazing how the archetypes exist in the mind even at an early age. And the subconscious mind is more alive with them...

    Jul 14, 2020 at 12:22 PM
  12. John D. Brey replied to the thread Genesis 17:17: Mind's Retroactive Conception..

    . . . Ok. I see what you're getting at. I like that dream/vision. How long did it take you to put it into the context of being born...

    Jul 14, 2020 at 10:14 AM
  13. John D. Brey replied to the thread Genesis 17:17: Mind's Retroactive Conception..

    . . . What did the busts with the cobwebs represent? And the blood red drapes? John

    Jul 13, 2020 at 10:34 PM
  14. John D. Brey replied to the thread Genesis 17:17: Mind's Retroactive Conception..

    . . . The first human had what today would be considered a female body. The was no male organ at that time so technically ha-adam's body...

    Jul 13, 2020 at 8:24 PM
  15. John D. Brey replied to the thread Genesis 17:17: Mind's Retroactive Conception..

    . . . How do you interpret the dream? John

    Jul 13, 2020 at 8:15 PM