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Headword: Allê doxa hêliou
Adler number: alpha,1171
Translated headword: one glory of the sun
Vetting Status: high
He calls the New Testament the sun, because it has a perfect light, [that] of the sun of justice/righteousness.
Greek Original:
Allê doxa hêliou: hêlion legei tên nean diathêkên, hôs teleion phôs echousan tou hêliou tês dikaiosunês.
The headword phrase occurs in the NT, in St Paul's First Letter to the Corinthians 15.41 ("there is one glory of the sun, another glory of the moon, another glory of the stars, for one star differs from another in glory"); the entry glosses it.
Keywords: Christianity; ethics; imagery; religion
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 3 May 2000@23:47:26.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified translation; added note) on 28 January 2001@09:42:28.
David Whitehead (more keywords; tweaks) on 23 February 2011@10:01:54.
David Whitehead (expanded and tweaked note) on 5 February 2012@08:02:12.
Catharine Roth (tweaks) on 31 May 2015@00:25:36.


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