- Jun 26, 2019
I sure as heck don't believe the word means pale or that the Israelites were white. But even the first picture is NOT a "black" (dark brown) colour. Just saying. If anything they were probably a people of genetic diversity.Red according to who? Your and my modern understanding of red or the ancient Hebrew understanding of "red"?
Because the old testament says that the Hebrews believed that their lineage was created from the soil (Genesis 2:7). So combine red and soil and you get:
Which when we compare to the Ruddy duck/cow:
Its still the same conclusion. "Ruddy" cant be used to support an alleged reference to "pale" (being his choice of word btw) people