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by timothy_p_mcmahon
September 5th, 2018, 1:11 am
Forum: What does this text mean?
Topic: The Genitive affect upon δικαιοσύνης
Replies: 5
Views: 1368

Re: The Genitive affect upon δικαιοσύνης

I am asking if the genitive in righteousness can be translated as "your righteousness" since it is possessive and Paul is addressing people. No, you can't. The use of a genitive as the object of a preposition does not include any of the senses the case normally carries. It's just the object of δια....
by timothy_p_mcmahon
August 20th, 2018, 7:49 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Books to help reading Hebrews
Replies: 9
Views: 6392

Re: Books to help reading Hebrews

I enjoyed the Word volumes by Lane.
by timothy_p_mcmahon
August 19th, 2018, 7:36 pm
Forum: New Testament
Topic: Construing the participle in 2 Corinthians 8:9
Replies: 8
Views: 2215

Re: Construing the participle in 2 Corinthians 8:9

Jonathan Robie wrote:
August 18th, 2018, 3:46 pm
The particular phrase you are looking at is a simple apposition:

δι’ ὑμᾶς ἐπτώχευσεν -- πλούσιος ὤν
Do you mean parallelism? I've always understood apposition as describing two words/phrases which specify the same referent.

Whatever the nomenclature, thanks for pointing out this structure.
by timothy_p_mcmahon
August 12th, 2018, 11:48 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: NT Word Study
Replies: 13
Views: 9154

Re: NT Word Study

Barry Hofstetter wrote:
August 12th, 2018, 2:49 pm
"interlinears are the spawn of Satan"
Love it!
by timothy_p_mcmahon
July 21st, 2018, 2:06 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Requirements for Baptism
Replies: 7
Views: 6811

Re: Requirements for Baptism

If you find it, Shirley, please let us know.
by timothy_p_mcmahon
July 11th, 2018, 4:45 pm
Forum: New Testament
Topic: 1 Tim 5:17 διπλῆς τιμῆς
Replies: 8
Views: 2335

Re: 1 Tim 5:17 διπλῆς τιμῆς

Jonathan Robie wrote:
July 11th, 2018, 8:30 am
As opposed to twice the remuneration?
Yes.
by timothy_p_mcmahon
July 10th, 2018, 6:55 pm
Forum: New Testament
Topic: 1 Tim 5:17 διπλῆς τιμῆς
Replies: 8
Views: 2335

Re: 1 Tim 5:17 διπλῆς τιμῆς

I've always taken it as both kinds of τιμη – honor and remuneration.
by timothy_p_mcmahon
July 8th, 2018, 6:50 pm
Forum: New Testament
Topic: 2 Cor 8:24 - main verb of ἐνδεικνύμενοι?
Replies: 14
Views: 2370

Re: 2 Cor 8:24 - main verb of ἐνδεικνύμενοι?

Could it be an imperative participle?
by timothy_p_mcmahon
June 2nd, 2018, 2:54 am
Forum: Grammar Questions
Topic: Hendiadys?
Replies: 8
Views: 6286

Re: Hendiadys?

I'm still not entirely following the logic of the proposed interpretation referenced in the original post. The significance of the get (βιβλίον ἀποστασίου) is to free the divorced woman for remarriage. For the husband to dismiss his wife without granting her the legal paperwork leaves her in a very...
by timothy_p_mcmahon
May 31st, 2018, 7:06 pm
Forum: Vocabulary
Topic: ὁ ἱερεὺς ὁ μέγας
Replies: 4
Views: 5700

Re: ὁ ἱερεὺς ὁ μέγας

Since you deleted all your own comments on the TextKit thread, it's difficult to tell what you're trying to accomplish with this inquiry.

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