Importance of Reverting Back to Original Sources When Studying Scripture

Often times languages will carry over words from another language that phonetically are the same rather than carrying over the literal meaning. A funny example of this is that in Farsi the name for popcorn is "chos-e-fil" چوس فیل which literally translates to elephant fart. The origin of this is that the first brand of … Continue reading Importance of Reverting Back to Original Sources When Studying Scripture

Thirst

There is a saying from the poet Rumi which states: Don’t look for water, get thirsty then the water will come to you Some people have the misunderstanding that this quote is to signify that we obtain what we desire, but this is not entirely true. The meaning of this quote is that we obtain … Continue reading Thirst