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Aher

(Text as at 18/12/2010 19:58:05)

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I had presumed Aher to be a reification of the Hebrew for “Another”, as in the Talmudic disputations where “… another said …” such and such, usually some dodgy interpretation that no-one respectable would hold. In fact, a quick Google has indicated that, while the etymology is correct, it’s likely to be a reference to a real Jewish heretic, Elisha ben Abuyah (Web Link). If you follow this link you’ll find an interesting, though not very sound, article from a journal of Jewish-Christian relations.



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26/09/2007 20:41:17 559 Aher
12/08/2007 10:17:46 561 Aher



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18/12/2010 19:58:05 295 (Aher) Jack and Sheila



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Did I believe in security of salvation? Jack and Sheila      

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