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by Mike Burke Deactivated
January 30th, 2014, 3:10 am
Forum: Beginners Forum
Topic: βούλεται in 1 Cor. 12:11?
Replies: 14
Views: 2237

βούλεται in 1 Cor. 12:11?

I understand that βούλεται is a third person singular pronoun, but is it masculine or neuter?

If masculine, could it refer to Πνεῦμα, or would it refer to Θεός (all the way back in verse 6)?

Who is "He" here?
by Mike Burke Deactivated
September 26th, 2013, 1:24 am
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: δεκάδα
Replies: 1
Views: 904

δεκάδα

Does the word δεκάδα appear anywhere in the Greek New Testament (or did the New Testament writers always use the word δέκα)?
by Mike Burke Deactivated
September 19th, 2013, 4:33 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions
Topic: βλασφημοῦντες
Replies: 6
Views: 1359

Re: βλασφημοῦντες

How about an even more basic question: what verse are you citing??? (The number-gender agreements are a package deal--they together apply to the same constituent that governs them, so, a plural form is not going to agree with a singular Jesus, but the plural soldiers would be OK. ) Thank you. I was...
by Mike Burke Deactivated
September 19th, 2013, 4:14 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions
Topic: βλασφημοῦντες
Replies: 6
Views: 1359

Re: βλασφημοῦντες

Thank you.

Now here's a more basic question.

Is it masculine because the soldiers were male, or because Jesus was male?
by Mike Burke Deactivated
September 19th, 2013, 3:56 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions
Topic: βλασφημοῦντες
Replies: 6
Views: 1359

βλασφημοῦντες

Is βλασφημοῦντες a nominative, plural, masculine, verb?
by Mike Burke Deactivated
July 1st, 2013, 12:51 am
Forum: Grammar Questions
Topic: Greek definite article
Replies: 3
Views: 863

Re: Greek definite article

I recall a passage where St. Peter (a Jew) says that in the last days there will be scoffers, who will say "where is the promise of His coming, for since the fathers fell asleep all things continue as they were from the beginning." I don't recall whether Peter (in the original Greek) used the defini...
by Mike Burke Deactivated
June 30th, 2013, 11:27 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions
Topic: Greek definite article
Replies: 3
Views: 863

Greek definite article

How does the Greek definite article differ from the English?
by Mike Burke Deactivated
June 30th, 2013, 11:24 pm
Forum: Grammar Questions
Topic: Associative instrumental case?
Replies: 3
Views: 1318

Re: Associative instrumental case?

Thank you.
by Mike Burke Deactivated
June 30th, 2013, 6:17 am
Forum: Grammar Questions
Topic: Associative instrumental case?
Replies: 3
Views: 1318

Associative instrumental case?

What does χρονοις αιωνιοις — chronois aiōniois--mean? And what is the associative instrumental case?
by Mike Burke Deactivated
June 15th, 2013, 4:35 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Psyche
Replies: 14
Views: 3278

Re: Psyche

P.S.

This is a stained glass butterfly..

You can tell because the antenna are clubbed.