Archive for August, 2010

Aug 27 2010

Sophia in the Bible

Published by under Medley of Thoughts

When the writers of the Hebrew scriptures wrote about Sophia/Wisdom  they were not writing about a goddess.  They were writing about God.  The word they used  for wisdom was hokmah.  When their writings were translated into Latin, wisdom became sapientia and when the works were translated into Greek the Greek word for wisdom was used: […]

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Aug 26 2010

Sophia and Abomination

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There is no way that these two words should be spoken of as related!  Saying that worshipping Sophia is an abomination is to totally ignore how opposite the two words are.  I guess if you are someone who can only understand God as a God limited by gender and as a jealous and narrow God, […]

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Aug 25 2010

An Abomination

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Recently I was told that worshipping the goddess Sophia is an abomination.  If I wasn’t so involved with Sophia, I would have let that comment pass without a second thought–just that the speaker is hide bound and missing a great spiritual experience.  But since I regularly use “Sophia” as one of the names for God that […]

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Aug 05 2010

Sweet Relief

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For three years I have been writing a book about prayer titled From Heaven to My Heart, God’s Journey With Me . For six plus months I have been looking for a publisher and being rejected. Finally, about a  month ago I decided to self-publish it as I did my first book, Learning a New […]

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