Before the creation of Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden (Gan Eden) was eternity past. Future eternity (Olam Haba) will be a return to the paradise of eternity past (represented by the Garden of Eden before the sin of Adam). That which was (Garden of Eden before the sin of Adam) is that which shall be (eternity future/Olam Habah).
In Ecclesiastes (Kohelet) 1:9 it is written: Traditional Judaism understands that the first 6,000 years is known as the present age/world (Olam Hazeh).
Y'shua, Jesus and Joshua are all the same word, meaning Salvation, Jehovah Saves.
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On Wednesday Jesus began to make plans for Passover.
Each day in the Bible begins in the "evening" and ends in the "morning" (Genesis [Bereishit] 1).It was the grandest section of ancient Jerusalem with broad streets and plazas and the palatial homes of the wealthy.Bargil Pixner and others have also argued that the southwest edge of Mt Zion contained an “Essene Quarter,” with more modest dwellings and its own “Essene” Gate mentioned by Josephus, see his article “Jerusalem’s Essene Gateway,” here.You'll meet other people in your age and interest group through a series of face-to-face six minute "pre-dates" in a private area at a local upscale restaurant/bar. Augustine, FL June 5: Baltimore, MD June 5: Cleveland, OH June 5: Columbus, OH June 5: Orange County, CA - view all speed dating events - "Hi Pre Dating: Myself and Theresa (pictured) were the first couple to chat at a Honolulu Pre Dating event (venue All-Star Hawaii) in March of last year.After a successful "match" and quick exchange of e-mails, I asked Theresa to a local concert.