2 Thessalonians 2:15

2 Thessalonians 2:15

[bible passage=”2 Thess 2:15″] In his commentary on 2 Thessalonians, W. Marxsen claims that since 2:15 εἴτε δι’ ἐπιστολὴς ἡμῶν lacks an article (as in εἴτε δι’ τῆς ἐπιστολὴς ἡμῶν) it does not refer back to a specific letter (e.g., to 1 Thessalonians) but is meant in a general sense to refer to any ole…

John 19:31

John 19:31

[bible passage=”John 19:31″] A clause in John 19:31 reads: ἵνα μὴ μείνῃ ἐπὶ τοῦ σταυροῦ τὰ σώματα ἐν τῷ σαββάτῳ hINA MH MEINHi EPI TOU STAUROU TA SWMATA EN TWi SABBATWi My question is, when we have TA SWMATA (plural) as the subject, how should I take the singular verb MEINHi? May I see other…

Luke 10:28

Luke 10:28

[bible passage=”Luke 10:28″] I’m trying to determine if there is any real difference between PLHSION (in Luke 10:28,30) and GEITWN in Luke 15:9. I’m wondering,k having looked at both BDAG and Louw-Nida, if there is any real difference between these two . It’s unclear to me that FILAS and GEITONAS in Luke 15:9 are meant…

John 6:39

John 6:39

[bible passage=”John 6:39″] I was surprised that the apparatus in UBS 3rd ed doesn’t show that there is indeed a difference in “ANASTASW AUTO” between its reading and the majority text. The majority text has “AUTON” but I would not have known this except that I was reading a book that rendered the verse AUTO…

1 Thessalonians 5:23

1 Thess 5:23

To all: 1 Thess. 5:23 KAI hOLOKLHRON hUMWN TO PNUEMA KAI hH YUKH KAI TO SOMA AMEMPTWS… Why does “spirit” “soul” and “body” appear in the singular when the writer is addressing a collective – hUMWN? T. Scott Lawson — home page: http://www.ibiblio.org/ mailing list @lists.ibiblio.org http://lists.ibiblio.org/mailman/listinfo/

Philippians 1:27

Philippians 1:27

[bible passage=”Philippians 1:27″] Ladies and Gentlemen: I am perplexed and perhaps a little cynical about the concept of “attraction” in Koine Greek. One example [among several] occurs in Philippians 1:27-28 where, in Mounce’s Graded Reader, he quotes Fee (NICNT) saying that the hHTIS in v28 refers back to the preceding clause refers back to the…

Acts 13:48

Acts 13:48

Tense of TETAGMENOI in Acts 13:48 clayton stirling bartholomew c.s.bartholomew at worldnet.att.net Thu Jul 1 00:47:32 EDT 1999 KJV titles not available > Greetings everyone:> > I would appreciate some help in understanding the use of verb tense in> dependent clauses. The text reads; …KAI EPISTEUSAN OSOI HSAN> TETAGMENOI EIS ZWHN AIWNION. I take the…

Matthew 28:19

Matthew 28:19

[] Mt 28:19 AUTOUS EIS TO ONOMA Don Dwight dddwight1234 at sbcglobal.net Wed Oct 3 18:59:38 EDT 2007 [] PAS in Colossians 1:15-20 and tense in v.20 [] Mt 28:19 AUTOUS EIS TO ONOMA Does Mt 28:19 contain the double accusative construction?Mt 28:16 οἱ δὲ ἕνδεκα μαθηταὶ ἐπορεύθησαν εἰς τὴν Γαλιλαίαν εἰς τὸ ὄρος οὗ…

Luke 23:43

Luke 23:43

Jesus’ use of AMHN LEGW SOI Dan Parker stoixein at sdf.lonestar.org Mon Jun 4 12:08:17 EDT 2001   Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary Luke 4:40 Dear B-GREEKER’s,Please note all instances of “Truly I say to you” in the New AmericanStandard Bible where a _specific time_ is denoted in the same verse.Matthew 26:34 Jesus said to him, “Truly I…