The story is that there was a severe penalty to the one administering the punishment should the prescribed number be exceeded. If the number of lashes was to be 40, an accidental 41 would have been calamitous. So in practice only 39 lashes were administered to insure that no accidental 41st would occur.
What do the stripes of Jesus represent?
The stripes of Jesus addressed Cancer, HIV, Stroke, High Blood Pressure and all manner of sicknesses and diseases. The assurance that we are healed is that Jesus took away our sicknesses and diseases and put them on Himself.
What does 39 represent in the Bible?
The “curse of 39” is the belief that the number is cursed and purportedly linked with prostitution. In the Bible, the words “mischievousness” and “impurity” are written thirty-nine times.
What are the 39 stripes?
39 Stripes is an American Christian rock band formed in Tampa, Florida in 1997 by guitarist Steve Henderlong.
Where in the Bible does it say Jesus received 39 lashes?
This site says Jesus was probably scourged 39 times. In 2 Corinthians 11:24, St. Paul speaks of receiving “forty lashes less one.” Whipping a person 39 times was the standard practice in NT times. Response last updated by MrNobody97 on Feb 20 2017.
Why does 39 mean thank you?
So if someone texts you “39” or “3 9,” you can read it “san kyu”… a.k.a., “sankyu,” a Japanese-inflected version of the English, “thank you.” (You’re welcome.) “39” has become common texting shorthand for gratitude in Japan, but it’s only the tip of the numeric wordplay iceberg.
Who helped Jesus carry the cross?
The fifth Station of the Cross, showing Simon of Cyrene helping Jesus carry his cross.
How many thorns were in Jesus crown?
The “72 thorns” thing does have all the hallmarks of a confabulation though… making it narratively likely to be made up later.
Why is &# 39?
What does ' mean? ' is the HTML character coding for an apostrophe (‘), so if you see “don't” or “can't” this means that the words “don’t” or “can’t” are being represented by ecards.
What is the meaning of 14344?
14344 means “I Love You Very Much” (number of letters in each word).
How do you say 39 in Japanese?
39 can be read as “san-kyū”, referring to “thank you” in English. 428 can be read as “shi-bu-ya”, referring to the Shibuya area of Tokyo. 634 can be read as “mu-sa-shi”.