I happened upon Google Translate by accident but now it is clear it was a happy accident. Letâ€™s say you are writing an article and you have a foreign language source that you need a rough translation. If you scan the foreign language source as a RTF (rich text format) then you will be able [...]
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Age of anxiety is a popular meme. A meme is an idea, belief or belief system or pattern that can be replicated. The word meme derives from the Greek word something imitated. Richard Dawkins the British evolutionary biologist coined the term on his book the Selfish Gene (1976) according to Wikipedia. Memes can be propagated [...]
I am reading J.J.M. Roberts work on Davidic and the Psalter.Â ”J.J. M. Roberts “The Davidic Origin of the Zion Tradition” originally published in JBL 92 (1973) 329-44. Also in The Bible and the Ancient Near East Eisenbrauns 2002. His claim: The Zion material begin during the Davidic-Solomonic period. One of the things you notice when [...]