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by Stirling Bartholomew
October 18th, 2018, 5:26 pm
Forum: Greek Language and Linguistics
Topic: Peters' Thesis: The Greek Article
Replies: 7
Views: 230

Re: Peters' Thesis: The Greek Article

A long thread spanning 2014, 2015, 2017 re: Peters' Thesis: The Greek Article

https://www.ibiblio.org/bgreek/forum/vi ... =13&t=2291
by Stirling Bartholomew
October 12th, 2018, 1:33 pm
Forum: New Testament
Topic: Aorist participle in Eph. 1:9
Replies: 4
Views: 161

Re: Aorist participle in Eph. 1:9

Future participles are used of purpose (we find a few in Acts), but not the aorist. Future participles are (sometimes) used in contexts where purpose is implied. Rare as hen's teeth in the NT. The Future Participle in the Greek New Testament GORDON H LOVIK Calvary Baptist Theological Seminary 1986 ...
by Stirling Bartholomew
October 11th, 2018, 6:53 pm
Forum: New Testament
Topic: Aorist participle in Eph. 1:9
Replies: 4
Views: 161

Re: Aorist participle in Eph. 1:9

Eph. 1:17 Ἐν ᾧ ἔχομεν τὴν ἀπολύτρωσιν διὰ τοῦ αἵματος αὐτοῦ, τὴν ἄφεσιν τῶν παραπτωμάτων, κατὰ τὸ πλοῦτος τῆς χάριτος αὐτοῦ 8 ἧς ἐπερίσσευσεν εἰς ἡμᾶς, ἐν πάσῃ σοφίᾳ καὶ φρονήσει, 9 γνωρίσας ἡμῖν τὸ μυστήριον τοῦ θελήματος αὐτοῦ, κατὰ τὴν εὐδοκίαν αὐτοῦ ἣν προέθετο ἐν αὐτῷ The problem commenting on...
by Stirling Bartholomew
October 4th, 2018, 1:45 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Imperatives and encouragement
Replies: 17
Views: 503

Re: Imperatives and encouragement

a contemporary example, The following command/instruction: "Put your hands behind your head and walk backwards ... " Has a different meaning if it is spoken by: A: A ballet instructor. B: A police officer with a Glock in his hand. No fussing over the code will resolve this difference because it isn'...
by Stirling Bartholomew
October 4th, 2018, 1:07 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Imperatives and encouragement
Replies: 17
Views: 503

Re: Imperatives and encouragement

The Iceberg principle demonstrates the inferential component of human speech. What appears above the water is the code, what is hidden below the water is the shared cognitive framework which allows inferential meaning to be understood. It's a mistake to think that meaning is somehow embedded at the ...
by Stirling Bartholomew
October 4th, 2018, 12:45 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Imperatives and encouragement
Replies: 17
Views: 503

Re: Imperatives and encouragement

I hate the expression but what were talking about is a genuine "paradigm shift" it isn't trivial.
by Stirling Bartholomew
October 4th, 2018, 12:35 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Imperatives and encouragement
Replies: 17
Views: 503

Re: Imperatives and encouragement

By exploring multiple semantic/pragmatic categories for the NT Greek Imperative you are following the path most traveled by "traditional grammar" which is now obsolete. Your looking for meaning at the lowest level (code level) of discourse which is an inversion of the "top down" approach to exegesis...
by Stirling Bartholomew
October 1st, 2018, 3:55 pm
Forum: Church Fathers and Patristic Greek Texts
Topic: ἀγέννητον μηδὲν ἕτερον τοῦ πατρὸς
Replies: 3
Views: 178

ἀγέννητον μηδὲν ἕτερον τοῦ πατρὸς

Athanasius Theol., De synodis Arimini in Italia et Seleuciae in Isauria 27, 3 βουλῆς τοῦ πατρὸς οὔτε ἔβρεξεν ἀφ' ἑαυτοῦ, ἀλλὰ παρὰ κυρίου αὐθεντοῦντος δηλαδὴ τοῦ πατρός, οὔτε κάθηται ἐκ δεξιῶν ἀφ' ἑαυτοῦ, ἀλλ' ἀκούει λέγοντος τοῦ πατρός· «κάθου ἐκ δεξιῶν μου». Εἴ τις τὸν πατέρα καὶ τὸν υἱὸν καὶ τὸ ...
by Stirling Bartholomew
September 27th, 2018, 5:31 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Giving feedback to people doing word studies
Replies: 7
Views: 281

Re: Giving feedback to people doing word studies

Matthew,

Here is a direct link to the lecture on top down exegesis.

http://open.biola.edu/resources/underst ... thods-shin

CSB
by Stirling Bartholomew
September 26th, 2018, 1:16 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Giving feedback to people doing word studies
Replies: 7
Views: 281

Re: Giving feedback to people doing word studies

Matthew Longhorn wrote:
September 26th, 2018, 1:13 pm
Do you still have that link anywhere? If so, any chance you could share it with me at some point in the future when you come across it?
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