Whe word teleios in Greek is found 19 times in the New Covenant, and is usually translated as "perfect". It has the same prefix as telescope or telephone, meaning: "far off, at a distance". It means: "end goal, result, consummation, completing a cycle" ...
"Therefore, be perfect, even as your Father in heaven is perfect!" (Matthew 5:48) This is from the Sermon on the Mount, where Yeshua teaches about the heart meaning of the Law and about kingdom character qualities ...
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Weekly Torah commentary: Yom Kippur
And the L-rd appointed a big fish to swallow Jonah; and Jonah was in the belly of the fish three days and three nights.