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by riddickmd
August 7th, 2013, 3:14 pm
Forum: What does this text mean?
Topic: 1tim5:9
Replies: 9
Views: 2747

Re: 1tim5:9

stephen, thanks for taking me by the hand and walking me through all the possibilities. i do appreciate what you mean by the "sword of the spirit....unsheathed". i like that. but i must first claim ignorance as i am not a greek student. would you be willing to provide me your best rendering based on...
by riddickmd
August 7th, 2013, 10:02 am
Forum: What does this text mean?
Topic: 1tim5:9
Replies: 9
Views: 2747

1tim5:9

Χήρα καταλεγέσθω μὴ ἔλαττον ἐτῶν ἑξήκοντα γεγονυῖα, ἑνὸς ἀνδρὸς γυνή, first of all, I am not a greek scholar, just a lay individual working with a friend trying to interpret this verse. the word in question is gegonuia γεγονυῖα. from what I can gather, this participle is in the perfect active sense ...