members, click to sign in..

3,315 active users!!Bandwidth
FRIDAY
MAY 29, 2015
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
BroadcastersNew Stuff!
Local Church Finder
Live Webcasts
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -51 min
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
Photos
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
About | 3 Days Left!
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Breaking News Home | All | Religion | Society | Tech | Choice | SA News
FRONT PAGE  |  5/29/2015
Choice News TUESDAY, MAR 4, 2008  |  10 comments
Moses was high on drugs: Israeli researcher
High on Mount Sinai, Moses was on psychedelic drugs when he heard God deliver the Ten Commandments, an Israeli researcher claimed in a study published this week.

Such mind-altering substances formed an integral part of the religious rites of Israelites in biblical times, Benny Shanon, a professor of cognitive psychology at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem wrote in the Time and Mind journal of philosophy.

"As far Moses on Mount Sinai is concerned, it was either a supernatural cosmic event, which I don't believe, or a legend, which I don't believe either, or finally, and this is very probable, an event that joined Moses and the people of Israel under the effect of narcotics," Shanon told Israeli public radio on Tuesday.

Moses was probably also on drugs when he saw the "burning bush," suggested Shanon, who said he himself has dabbled with such substances. ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.breitbart.com

Breaking Chains Of Addiction
  START  
  Recommended sermons | more..
•  Drug Addict's Testimony • Peter Orasuk | 3/1/2001
•  Delivered from Drugs (Killen) • Mr. Chris Killen | 12/1/2002
•  Breaking Chains Of AddictionVarious Speakers | 6/28/2006

   03/14/15  |  Another One Bites the Dust • 2 comments
   03/11/15  |  God Doesn't Want Matt Chandler to be Your Pastor • 18 comments
   01/08/14  |  Christian Post: Warning, this article may offend many Christians • 93 comments
   01/01/14  |  Michelle Obama praises lesbian TV anchor • 17 comments
   12/29/13  |  U.S. Slams 'Conservative Gender Norms' • 377 comments
MORE RELATED ( ) NEWS | MORE..
   05/27/15  |  Internet used by 3.2 billion • 6 comments
   05/26/15  |  ISIS Slaughters and Mutilates 400 • 6 comments
   05/23/15  |  Gallup: Americans 'greatly overestimate' LGBT numbers • 10 comments
   05/23/15  |  Louisiana Lawmakers Reject Religious Freedom Bill, Governor... • 2 comments
   05/22/15  |  John Glenn Says Evolution Should Be Taught in Schools; Affirms... • 17 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   05/29/15  |  Boko Haram Hacks to Death Dozens
   05/29/15  |  Muhammad cartoon contest planned for Phoenix anti-Islam rally
   05/29/15  |  Baltimore Gets Bloodier
   05/29/15  |  State chief justice calls out Ginsburg for backing same-sex...
   05/29/15  |  Teens Fleeing Religion • 1 comments
OTHER RECENT NEWS | MORE..
COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 10 user comment(s)
News Item3/7/08 7:14 PM
Neil | Tucson  Find all comments by Neil
"It's thin air up there on old Sinai."

"Comical" is funny all right. Airliners are pressurized to an equivalent of 8000'. Mt. Sinai is about 7400', & I bet Moses was a pretty healthy guy for his age - all that walking.

Ref:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cabin_pressurization
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Sinai

10

News Item3/7/08 6:22 PM
fortyniner | Canada  Find all comments by fortyniner
This is as unscientific as it gets for someone who calls himself a scientist.
9

News Item3/4/08 6:38 PM
Comical  Find all comments by Comical
Mark M. wrote:
Yeah I doth surely microplayeth,
Anyhoo, it is one heck of a drug screening test that can find opiates that are thousands of years old. People who don't believe will rationalize a miracle with anything that makes them feel more comfortable including drug abuse. Why not blame it on mild heat strokes produced by the desert heat? it would make just as much rational sense without calling Moses a drugged out hippie. The Bible will always seem like foolishness to those who will not believe, but why be surprised? God says it is the fool who says there is no God.
Not to mention the altitude. It's thin air up there on old Sinai.
8

News Item3/4/08 5:57 PM
Mark M. | GA in the USA  Contact via emailFind all comments by Mark M.
Yeah I doth surely microplayeth,

Anyhoo, it is one heck of a drug screening test that can find opiates that are thousands of years old. People who don't believe will rationalize a miracle with anything that makes them feel more comfortable including drug abuse. Why not blame it on mild heat strokes produced by the desert heat? it would make just as much rational sense without calling Moses a drugged out hippie. The Bible will always seem like foolishness to those who will not believe, but why be surprised? God says it is the fool who says there is no God.

7

News Item3/4/08 4:31 PM
Comical  Find all comments by Comical
Josh wrote:
Amazing the kind of blasphemous nonsense that comes spewing out of the mouth of depraved man. There is a day of reckoning coming for they have made void thy law!
I have to admit, I think it's comical how people here slip into King James English when they decide to rebuke or reprimand someone.
6

News Item3/4/08 2:53 PM
Dr. Phil  Find all comments by Dr. Phil
Josh wrote:
Amazing the kind of blasphemous nonsense that comes spewing out of the mouth of depraved man. There is a day of reckoning coming for they have made void thy law!
Josh,

What is more amazing is the amount of rationalism that came out of the mouth of man they say was on drugs! Whatever they say he was taking might help them to make more sense. They certainly couldn't become more irrational.

And to think, our nation is pouring millions into this country to assist the propagation of such non-sense!

5

News Item3/4/08 2:26 PM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
Quite right, gentlemen. The Jews always have had their deniers and mockers, and those will suffer eternal damnation for doing so.

2Peter 3
3. knowing this first, that there shall come at [the] close of the days mockers with mocking, walking according to their own lusts,
4 and saying, Where is the promise of his coming? for from the time the fathers fell asleep all things remain thus from [the] beginning of [the] creation.
5 For this is hidden from them through their own wilfulness, that heavens were of old, and an earth, having its subsistence out of water and in water, by the word of God,
6 through which [waters] the then world, deluged with water, perished.
7 But the present heavens and the earth by his word are laid up in store, kept for fire unto a day of judgment and destruction of ungodly men.

Proverbs 14:6
6. A scoffer seeketh wisdom, and [findeth it] not; But knowledge is easy unto him that hath understanding.

Where Happiness is Found

4

News Item3/4/08 2:26 PM
Neil | Tucson  Find all comments by Neil
This makes me wonder if the psychotropic effects of ayahuasca are really temporary.
3

News Item3/4/08 2:16 PM
John | San Jose, CA  Find all comments by John
'Moses was probably also on drugs when he saw the "burning bush,"
suggested Shanon, who said he himself has dabbled with such substances.'

This guy is trying to project his own experiences onto a historical figure!

Problem I have with his argument is that I've been told that those who
indulge in psychedelics often feel extremely empowered (able to perform
super-human tasks like flying, etc.); but Moses was VERY TIMID regarding
God's commision for him to confront Pharoah while seeing the burning bush.

Baalam may have used drugs to achieve his "trance state" while prophesying,
and apostate israel may very well have used drugs while worshipping on
"every high hill" and "under every green tree", but to automatically impune
the more faithful Israelites of what the Bible calls "sorcery" is just plain unfair.

Anything and everything that burned in the temple/tabernacle (sacrifices,
incense, oil-burning lamps, etc.) was made of standard substances, not drugs, according to Biblical accounts.

2

News Item3/4/08 2:12 PM
Josh | USA  Protected NameFind all comments by Josh
Amazing the kind of blasphemous nonsense that comes spewing out of the mouth of depraved man. There is a day of reckoning coming for they have made void thy law!
1
There are a total of 10 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
Teens Fleeing Religion
john yurich usa from usa: "it is obvious that teenagers who are not religious are..."
-48 min 
'Racism Is Much Worse Than We Ever Thought,' Theologian Claims
jim lincoln from nebraska: "galatians 3:28 there is neither jew nor greek, there..."
-2 hrs 10 
Internet used by 3.2 billion
jim lincoln from nebraska: "michaelj. and moderator alpha, the rcc might be more..."
-3 hrs 


John Pittman Hey
Bread and Wine from the Savior

Jesus and Melchisedec
Sunday Service
Grace Bible Church
Play! | MP3 | RSS

You Must Be Born Again
Pastor Marc Brashear



Dr. James M. Phillips
Church History class 1

Church History
Discover The Word With Dr...
Play! | MP3

Lin Brown
God Working In

Grace Particular Baptist
Sunday Service
Transcript!Play! | MP3

Dr. James M. Phillips
X Jehovah witness speaks

X Jehovah Witness
Discover The Word With Dr...
Video!Play! | MP4

E. A. Johnston
Silent Church In Sinful Nation

Evangelism Awakening
Teaching
Transcript!Play! | MP3

Bob Vincent
We Need Brainwashing

How Humans Think
Grace Presbyterian Church
Play! | MP3

Sponsor:
Paul Washer: "Most Useful Bible Study

See what Paul Washer calls the most useful Bible study tool in hist­ory. Click here!
www.puritandownloads.com/pa..

Sermon:
The Eternity of Love
Jonathan Hunt

SPONSOR | 1,300+

SPONSOR




                   
Obedience is the crown and honour of all virtue. ... Martin Luther

City: Las Vegas, NV
Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal
MOBILE
iPhone + iPad New!
Church App
Android New!
Church App
Kindle + Nook New!
Chromecast TV
ROKU TV
BlackBerry
Windows Mobile
Apple Watch New!
Pebble Smartwatch
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices New!
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Local Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcasting
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcription Service
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI Sites
Domain Redirect
Favorites
QR Codes
24x7 Radio Stream

INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword New!
JSON API New!

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Auto-Upload Sermons
Auto-Blog Import
Picasa | FTP | Dropbox
ABOUT US
SermonAudio.com is the largest library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide. All broadcasters must adhere to the Articles of Faith.

Our Services | Testimonials
Broadcast With Us!
Support Us
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Copyright © 2015 SermonAudio.com.