In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, ResLight
During court testimony Russell was asked, "Do you know the Greek alphabet=
Russell replied, "Oh yes."
When presented with Greek letters in court, Russell could not identify th=
Then he was asked, "Are you familiar with the Greek language?"
Russell replied, "No."
Russell was a liar and a charlatan.
At least the above does not twist the facts and misrepresent Russell as did=
J. J. Ross in his book: Some Facts and More Facts About "Pastor" Russell.
Brother Russell had already stated that he had not been schooled in Greek, =
and he attempted, but was not permitted, to tell how he made use of works o=
f Bible scholars. He was familiar enough with the Greek alphabet to make us=
e of such works, but the above leaves out some of the questions and Russell=
Question: "You don't profess, then, to be schooled in the Latin language?"
Answer: "No, Sir."
Question: "Or in Greek?"
Answer: "No, Sir."
Question: "Do you know the Greek alphabet?"
Answer: "Oh, Yes."
Question: "Can you tell me the correct letters if you see them?"
Answer: "Some of them, I might make a mistake on some of them."
Question: "Would you tell me the names of the letters of those on the top o=
f the page, page 447 I have got here [from Westcott and Hort]?"
Answer: "Well, I don't know that I would be able to."
Question: "You can't tell what those letters are, look at them and see if y=
Answer: "My way ..." [At this point he was interrupted by the court and not=
allowed to explain.]
Any kid who has gone to school knows 'some' of the Greek alphabet. This is more
evidence that Russell was never educated in anything involving the Bible. His
off-the-cuff religion was a creation of a nutcase. Anyone, anywhere can say God
told them __________. (Fill in the blank.) The internet is full of these
nutcases who all believe God is leading them in the true path of righteousness.