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by Sarah Howell
June 15th, 2013, 5:28 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Sarah Howell
Replies: 7
Views: 14241

Re: Sarah Howell

I have had a couple of private messages about difficulties that this forum has had in the past with people taking information gleaned here to other forums which has resulted in others coming here to debate theological issues. I am posting this to reassure members that I have no intention of particip...
by Sarah Howell
June 14th, 2013, 3:40 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Sarah Howell
Replies: 7
Views: 14241

Re: Sarah Howell

Thank you for that link Louis.
by Sarah Howell
June 13th, 2013, 5:08 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Sarah Howell
Replies: 7
Views: 14241

Re: Sarah Howell

Hello Jesse Here in New Zealand we have an online auction site called "Trade Me" which has message boards. The board which I participate in is called "New Age and Spirituality" which obviously is very broad in its scope. A lot of the discussion there is about Christianity. One does need a Trade Me a...
by Sarah Howell
June 13th, 2013, 7:11 am
Forum: What does this text mean?
Topic: Matthew 12:32 τοῦ πνεύματος τοῦ ἁγίου,
Replies: 5
Views: 1193

Re: Matthew 12:32 τοῦ πνεύματος τοῦ ἁγίου,

Thanks for that Jason. I think I follow you. Apologies for not quoting the full text of the verse in question. I was going to do this initially and then decided to just post the section which I was querying. Thank you for looking up and posting the other verses which I mentioned. Appreciate that.
by Sarah Howell
June 13th, 2013, 7:00 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Sarah Howell
Replies: 7
Views: 14241

Re: Sarah Howell

Hello Jason, Thanks for your reply and welcome to me to the forum. I have at times looked at websites the purpose of which is to teach Koine Greek, but I'm afraid I just can't get my head around all of the rules eg those relating to tense etc. Maybe if I had a better grasp of English it would help. ...
by Sarah Howell
June 13th, 2013, 5:20 am
Forum: What does this text mean?
Topic: Matthew 12:32 τοῦ πνεύματος τοῦ ἁγίου,
Replies: 5
Views: 1193

Matthew 12:32 τοῦ πνεύματος τοῦ ἁγίου,

Hello everyone. This is my first post (other than to introduce myself). I am interested to hear thoughts about the use of the second τοῦ in this phrase given that other references in Matthew to the Holy Spirit (Matt 1:18, 1:20, 3:11, 28:19) omit it. Could it be possible that the inclusion of the sec...
by Sarah Howell
June 13th, 2013, 4:36 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Sarah Howell
Replies: 7
Views: 14241

Sarah Howell

Hello everyone, I am hoping that this forum will answer a few questions that I have which require a working knowledge of Koine Greek. I was raised in a strongly evangelical home, became a Christian as a child, and as a young person studied for three years at the Bible College of New Zealand. I start...