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What, in your opinion, does "man unto men" mean?

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Dear Boxman,
Is that phrase, "man among men," from the second century epistle to Diognetus?

If so, it is one of the most honored of the early Christian texts, speaking of Christ coming as Yeshua ben Joseph, the son of a simple carpenter, to reflect the message of love into the world as an equal of humankind, without force; "as a man among men."

Translation from that epistle:
"Was He sent, think you, as any man might suppose, to establish a sovereignty, to inspire fear and terror? Not so. But in gentleness [and] meekness has He sent Him, as a king might send his son who is a king. He sent Him, as sending God; He sent Him, as [a man] unto men; He sent Him, as Saviour, as using persuasion, not force: for force is no attribute of God."

It would be SO NICE if present-day Christians took this suggestion of non-coercion to heart...the Sufis have a saying which seems apropos here..."We teach by being what we are."

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Beautiful and calming answer.
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I guess that is what I meant. I was reading my Bible and mine said "Man unto men" I think it was just a differentiation in translations. Thank you!
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Man by men. Maybe something like standing shoulder to shoulder. Supporting each other. Being a team. Being a united force.

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Yeah that's what I think
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I'm just guessing it means be kind to one another.

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I agree with eisenhov also since man can be one and men can be more than one which supports eisenhovs hypothesis (iguess it can be called that, I'm trying to sound professional)

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