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Matthew 6:15

Mt 6:15 EAN DE MH AFHTE TOIS ANQRWPOIS TA PARAPTWMATA AUTWN, OUDE hO PATHR hUMWN AFHSEI TA PARAPTWMATA hUMWN.

ἐὰν δὲ μὴ ἀφῆτε τοῖς ἀνθρώποις τὰ παραπτώματα αὐτῶν, οὐδὲ ὁ πατὴρ ὑμῶν ἀφήσει τὰ παραπτώματα ὑμῶν.

I would like to check to see I’m right to take AFHTE (subj. aort) as ‘if you HAVE FORGIVEN’, differently from AFIETE (present) (‘if you FORGIVE’) which is found in a parallel verse Mk 11:26 (v.l.) EI DE hUMEIS OUK AFIETE. My question seems to be on the nuance of aorist.

Oun Kwon

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