why did Jesus say that there are only 12 hours in a day?
- PubliusLv 72 months ago
He was speaking of the daylight hours.
- 2 months ago
ONLY 12 HOURS OF DAYLIGHT WHEN U CAN WORK, THE OTHER 12 IS FOR SLEEPING.
- nineteenthlyLv 72 months ago
The word used is "hemera", which refers to daylight - Hemera is the Greek goddess of daylight - and the Jews divided the day and night up as fractions of the daylit and night periods, defined by sunrise and the point at which three stars were visible in the sky, so they varied in length.
- Pearl LLv 72 months ago
cause its true, the other 12 are night hours
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- EliseLv 42 months ago
He was talking about daylight, genius.
- EvelynLv 42 months ago
He didn't want to stay dead the full 72 hrs.