Re: authorship of Hebrews

From: Dale M. Wheeler (
Date: Sun Feb 16 1997 - 23:24:23 EST

Ellen Adams wrote:

>'scuse me.
>Isn't QUMIATHRION a censor, not an altar? It went into the holy of holies
>with the priest. Am I off base? Then there wouldn't exactly be an error in
>Which, of course, proves nothing concerning the authorship.
>my half-cent's worth.

According to BAGD its the "altar of incense"; I can't see how "censer"
would make any sense of the Heb 9 passage ?

Dale M. Wheeler, Th.D.
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