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From Robert Eisenman, The Brand New Testament Code pp. 178f. Continuing with Eisenman, web web page 182.

From Robert Eisenman, The Brand New Testament Code pp. 178f. Continuing with Eisenman, web web page 182.

If one appears closely during the xenophobic depiction of Elijah’s attitude of apocalyptic ‘zeal,’ where Elijah encounters ‘the Angel for the Lord’ in a cave, one may even manage to identify the prefiguration associated with the earliest surahs associated with the Koran depicting, because they do, Muhammad’s opening visionary experiences ‘in a cave.’ Included in these are the theme of all-night vigils in caves like this, being released, and wrapping himself inside the ‘cloak’ or ‘raiment,’ being told through the Angel — in this full instance, purportedly Gabriel — ‘Arise and warn’ (Surah 84:1-2 ‘The Cloaked One’). In Elijah’s situation, it had been, instead, ‘Arise and eat’ — presumably to organize himself for your way to your hill for the Lord in Sinai!

Continuing with Eisenman, web page 182.

This note about their ‘cave dwelling’ is interesting in accordance with the Dead Sea Scrolls as well as other task we’ve been watching including Koranic revelations in Islam thereafter. But inaddition it tallies with traditions preserved by Jewish Karaites, the sect in opposition to Rabbinic Judaism within the dark ages. They asserted, not just that ‘Jesus” teaching had been ‘the identical to’ somebody they called ‘Zadok,’ but that the ban on ‘niece wedding,’ we realize from writings, including the Damascus Document additionally the Temple Scroll at Qumran, ended up being one of is own (Jesus’) fundamental teachings. .