01-29-2006, 12:15 PM
Join Date: Jan 2006
Please help me out here...????
From what source do you draw he conclusion that GOD has a feminine side.
Originally Posted by SolInvictus
the Word/Logos can refer to Wisdom or feminine personification of God.
n : the divine word of God; the second person in the Trinity (incarnate in Jesus)
Could it be from the rants of latest NewAge "We All Must Be Tolerate" author...??? Just Curious..!!!!
- In pre-Socratic philosophy, the principle governing the cosmos, the source of this principle, or human reasoning about the cosmos. Among the Sophists, the topics of rational argument or the arguments themselves.
- In Stoicism, the active, material, rational principle of the cosmos; nous. Identified with God, it is the source of all activity and generation and is the power of reason residing in the human soul.
- In biblical Judaism, the word of God, which itself has creative power and is God's medium of communication with the human race.
- In Hellenistic Judaism, a hypostasis associated with divine wisdom.
- Christianity. In Saint John's Gospel, especially in the prologue (1:1-14), the creative word of God, which is itself God and incarnate in Jesus. Also called Word.
1Co 6:9 Know ye not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves with mankind,
The Greek Meaning of Effeminate:
malakoV malakos mal-ak-os'
of uncertainaffinity; soft, i.e. fine (clothing); figuratively, a catamite:--effeminate, soft.
- Of or relating to women or girls.
- Characterized by or possessing qualities generally attributed to a woman.
- Effeminate; womanish.
adhloV adelos ad'-ay-los
from 1 (as a negative particle) and 1212; hidden, figuratively, indistinct:--appear not, uncertain
n. pl. af·fin·i·ties
- Not known or established; questionable:
- A natural attraction, liking, or feeling of kinship.
- Relationship by marriage.
6:9 η ουκ οιδατε οτι αδικοι βασιλειαν θεου ου κληρονομησουσιν μη πλανασθε ουτε πορνοι ουτε ειδωλολατραι ουτε μοιχοι ουτε μαλακοι
Part of Speech - adjective
1) soft, soft to the touch
2) metaph. in a bad sense
1) of a catamite
2) of a boy kept for homosexual relations with a man
3) of a male who submits his body to unnatural lewdness
4)of a male prostitute
For those who wish to throw out the "Translation" wild card as justification....well sorry....whether English or Greek...it says the same thing.