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by Louis L Sorenson
May 10th, 2011, 10:37 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Louis Sorenson
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Louis Sorenson

I'm a current Co-Chair of B-Greek as of late 2010. During the day, I work for UPS and have since 1979. Degrees: B.A. Pillsbury Baptist Bible College, 1979. Major: Bible; Minor: Greek, Education B.A. University of Minnesota, 1993 (really 1983) Majors: Greek, Linguistics, Near Eastern Studies. Advance...
by Louis L Sorenson
May 10th, 2011, 7:49 am
Forum: Grammars
Topic: Funk and Goetchius
Replies: 4
Views: 2159

Funk and Goetchius

I picked up a copy of Goetchius' The Language of the New Testament' (1965, Charles Scribner's Sons ) a few months ago. In the introduction he writes This book is not intended to serve as a textbook in linguistic analysis, as any scientific linguist will readily see. The author has attempted to use l...
by Louis L Sorenson
May 9th, 2011, 10:57 pm
Forum: New Testament
Topic: Rev 4.2 καθημένος - awkward construction?
Replies: 6
Views: 1250

Rev 4.2 καθημένος - awkward construction?

I've read Revelation chapters 4-5 a number of times in the last few weeks. I know the book of Revelation is known for its ungrammatical structures (either purposely or non-purposely). When I read Rev 4.2-3, the last word in verse two, καθήμενος, "sitting" strikes me as odd. The phrase I wonder about...