Tag Archives: Hebrew

Thought for the Day – July 20th, 2013

07-20

Solomon. Ecclesiastes 3:1, The Bible.
SEE: http://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=ecclesiastes%203:1-3:8&version=KJV
WEB PRESENCE: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solomon
WEB PRESENCE: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ecclesiastes
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NOTE: “According to Rabbinic tradition he was Solomon in his old age, but for various reasons critical scholars have long rejected this idea. The author of Ecclesiastes is presently a mystery.”
VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9cVnxenNEZ8 (I really had to include this great song that references this quote)

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Thought for the Day – August 27th

Hebrew:
בַּרְזֶל בְּבַרְזֶל יָ֑חַד
וְאִישׁ יַחַד פְּנֵי־רֵעֵהוּ
Latin Vulgate: “ferrum ferro acuitur et homo exacuit faciem amici sui”
The Bible. Proverbs 27:17. (New International Version)
SEE: http://bible.cc/proverbs/27-17.htm
FACEBOOK PAGE: No official page

Thought for the Day – August 13th

GREEK: “μὴ πλανᾶσθε· φθείρουσιν ἤθη χρηστὰ ὁμιλίαι κακαί.”
LATIN VULGATE: “nolite seduci corrumpunt mores bonos conloquia mala”
The Bible, 1 Corinthians 15:33 (New International Version).
SEE (English): http://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=1+Corinthians+15%3A33&version=NIV
SEE (Greek): http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/text?doc=Perseus%3Atext%3A1999.01.0155%3Abook%3DI+Corinthians%3Achapter%3D15%3Averse%3D33
http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/text?doc=Perseus%3Atext%3A1999.01.0155%3Abook%3DI+Corinthians%3Achapter%3D15%3Averse%3D34
FACEBOOK PAGE: No official page
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NOTE: A quotation from the Greek comedy Thais written by the Greek poet Menander (342 – 291 BC); Greek dramatist and the best-known representative of Athenian New Comedy. This was probably in turn quoted from the 5th Century B.C. Greek writer Euripides.