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Category Archives: Titus

Titus 3:5

09-Jun-17

οὐκ ἐξ ἔργων τῶν ἐν δικαιοσύνῃ ἃ ἐποιήσαμεν ἡμεῖς ἀλλὰ κατὰ τὸ αὐτοῦ ἔλεος ἔσωσεν ἡμᾶς διὰ λουτροῦ παλινγενεσίας καὶ ἀνακαινώσεως πνεύματος ἁγίου, OUK EX ERGWN TWN EN DIKAIOSUNH hA EPOIHSAMEN hHMEIS ALLA KATA TO AUTOU ELEOS ESWSEN hHMAS DIA LOUTPOU PALINGENESIAS KAI ANAKAINWSEWS PNEUMATOS hAGIOU. NIV vs. 5 he saved us not because of […]

Titus 1:12

07-Jun-17

To anyone with some classical Greek: I’m trying to find a resource for the line quoted by Paul in Titus 1:12 which reads: EIPEN TIS EC AUTOWN IDIOS AUTOWN PROFHTHS “KRHTES AEI PSEUSTAI, KAKA QHRIA, GASTERES ARGAI” I’ve searched the b-greek archives and a number of online resources without satisfying results. I’ve been led to […]

Titus 1:6

05-Feb-17

What is the precise meaning of PISTA in Titus 1:6? Faithful, believing, full of faith, trustworthy? Would you agree with the commentator below? Is this an accurate conclusion based on NT usage etc.? Pistos is a verbal adjective that passively means “trustworthy”, or “faithful” (as KJV), and actively means to believe, as rendered here. Some commentators […]