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by Jim Williams
September 5th, 2013, 7:52 pm
Forum: History, Culture, and Background
Topic: book on the Lord's Prayer
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Re: book on the Lord's Prayer

On page 11 of your book, it would help to cite the Greek text that you are quoting from, as there are several ancient Greek versions of the New Testament.
by Jim Williams
September 5th, 2013, 7:50 pm
Forum: Word Meanings
Topic: What was the original meaning of πονηροῦ?
Replies: 2
Views: 866

What was the original meaning of πονηροῦ?

The LSJ defines πονηροῦ using the word grievous and similar words. The only place where it uses the word evil is in connection with Matt.13.19. Is this meaning a modern revision of the original idea? Is there any evidence other than modern belief for interpreting this term as meaning evil? I've give...