Lied? The dialogue is a parody. Note the name of the fake translator's university: Miskatonic U. That's from H.P. Lovecraft. It's an inside joke for folks who know something other than a superficial reading of the Bible.

You're not supposed to be so gullible as to think some guy on Medium is reproducing a hitherto unheard-of Gnostic text.

What does the Hebrew word for "word" have to do with anything? You're aware the New Testament was written in Greek, not Hebrew, right?

The Christian concept of deified "Logos" comes from Philo, Heraclitus, and the Stoics and from personified Wisdom from Proverbs and the other sapiential books of the Bible. Philo of Alexandria harmonized Jewish "Wisdom" with Stoic "Logos." The Gospel of John likely got the idea from Philo.

After all, you're aware Christianity is the result of syncretism between Judaism and Greco-Roman philosophy and religion, correct?

I wish you the best too. Do yourself a favour, though, and read something other than the Bible.

Knowledge condemns. Art redeems. I learned that as an artistic writer who did a doctorate in philosophy. We should try to see the dark comedy in all things.

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