How do you figure? From the NIV: "firm and hold to the teachings we passed on to you." Are you saying Paul, Silas, and Timothy are teaching the Jewish Traditions? And what Traditions specifically, since this was post-Council of Jerusalem?
12 posted on June 26, 2008 3:07:45 PM MDT by thefrankbaum
Even after the Council of Jerusalem, the apostles were still They were not catholics nor christians,
Yes: Paul, Silas, and Timothy were teaching Jewish Traditions shalom b'SHEM Yah'shua HaMashiach Adonai
There were no other traditions other than Jewish traditions.
Torah-observant Jews who had accepted the Jewish Messiah.
they were Jewish believers in the Jewish Messiah.
Even after the Council of Jerusalem, the apostles were still
They were not catholics nor christians,
But some of the Thessalonians were already observant Jews - why would they need to be taught their own Traditions? And the Gentiles amongst the Thessalonians needn’t be taught the Jewish Traditions, as that was the whole point of the Council of Jerusalem...right?