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- June 27th, 2013, 12:49 pm
- Forum: Syntax and Grammar
- Topic: Heb 2:5-9 in NIV - αὐτόν as "them"
- Replies: 17
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Dear Jason, It appears that David Lim's recommendation is your best option. Yet... This is an example of what happens when one deliberately ignores the immediate context, the use of the LXX quote and the underlying Hebrew of that LXX quote. NIV1984 consistently used the 3rd person singular throughou...
- February 13th, 2013, 8:50 pm
- Forum: Word Meanings
- Topic: Pietro Bortone, Greek Prepositions From Antiquity to the Pre
- Replies: 8
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Dear Carl, MIke, Steve, et al, The list of reviews for Liraghi and Bortone are as follows: 1) http://bmcr.brynmawr.edu/2013/2013-02-19.html. as already mentioned. 2) http://academia.edu/816074/A_Review_of_Two_Volumes_on_Greek_Prepositions The above link is to a comparison in pdf. (see attached) to L...
- January 18th, 2013, 3:23 am
- Forum: Pragmatics and Discourse
- Topic: Matthew 2 - a Discourse Analysis question
- Replies: 17
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Dear Jonathan, I know it has been a while since I have been able to participate; though I have been lurking. I don't know much about DA, but I try to keep it simple and break the text down as follows: Τοῦ δὲ Ἰησοῦ γεννηθέντος ἐν Βηθλέεμ τῆς Ἰουδαίας ἐν ἡμέραις Ἡρῴδου τοῦ βασιλέως, This clause would ...
- June 15th, 2011, 8:28 pm
- Forum: Church Fathers and Patristic Greek Texts
- Topic: Preparing for Patristic Greek
- Replies: 15
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Dear Charlie, [Charlie] To complement my studies on Augustine, I'm thinking of reading texts on the Trinity by Athanasius and the Cappadocians. I thought they might be more Atticizing, which prompted my question. Also, many of the sermons may include a lot of rhetorical devices, which I have never l...
The narrative portions do indicate the movement "out of the midst or middle" of a geographical location "toward" or "into" another lcoation. There is specificity or exactness of the location or peoples. This would apply even with the second example below where Jacob is sent to Haran and obtain a wif...
From my initial look, it appears that the use of EK...EIS has the idea out of one location with movement to another location. This would have the idea of moving out of the middle or midst of a geographical location and movement toward another location. APO...EIS would have a similar idea.
Dear Jonathan and Mike, Final installment. This of the NT. Bryant New Testament: Matt 2:1 ἰδοὺ μάγοι ἀπὸ ἀνατολῶν παρεγένοντο εἰς Ἱεροσόλυμα Matt 23:34 καὶ διώξετε ἀπὸ πόλεως εἰς πόλιν· Luke 1:26 Ἐν δὲ τῷ μηνὶ τῷ ἕκτῳ ἀπεστάλη ὁ ἄγγελος Γαβριὴλ ἀπὸ τοῦ θεοῦ εἰς πόλιν τῆς Γαλιλαίας ᾗ ὄνομα Ναζαρὲθ Lu...
Dear Jonathan and Mike, Below is from EK plus EIS, but this has the prepositions of APO plus EIS from the OT and Apocrypha. Bryant APO plus EIS The preposition APO occurs 4795 times in the LXX, the Apocrypha and the NT. Old Testament: Gen 6:19 δύο δύο ἀπὸ πάντων εἰσάξεις εἰς τὴν κιβωτόν, Exod 13:10 ...
Dear Jonathan and Mike, Below is EK plus EIS for the NT. Bryant New Testament: Matt. 27:7 συμβούλιον δὲ λαβόντες ἠγόρασαν ἐξ αὐτῶν τὸν ἀγρὸν τοῦ κεραμέως εἰς ταφὴν τοῖς ξένοις. Mark 9:25 ἔξελθε ἐξ αὐτοῦ καὶ μηκέτι εἰσέλθῃς εἰς αὐτόν. Luke 2:4 Ἀνέβη δὲ καὶ Ἰωσὴφ ἀπὸ τῆς Γαλιλαίας ἐκ πόλεως Ναζαρὲθ εἰ...