[b-greek] Re: ESCATH

From: Maurice A. O'Sullivan (mauros@iol.ie)
Date: Tue Jul 18 2000 - 18:46:31 EDT

<x-flowed>At 19:14 18/07/00, Mark Wilson wrote:
>Since it is now some 2000 years later, in what other sense can we
>understand ESCATH?
>The idea, at least as it is translated into English, seems to imply an
>event that is, with reference to time, soon to happen.

Perhaps the answer is to be found --- even still -- in Ps. 90:4
>>To your eyes a thousand years
         are like yesterday, come and gone,
         no more than a watch in the night.<<


Maurice A. O'Sullivan
[ Bray, Ireland ]

Lesson from history: Everything starts earlier and lasts longer

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