Re: "I will" build my church

On Thu, 25 Aug 1994, Daniel Hedrick wrote:

> Matt 16:18
> Can anyone tell me the tense of I will, in this passage?
> Could someone pls break this down for me.
> I believe that this is meant as I have been, will be and
> I am right now building my church.
> Daniel

Dear Daniel: 
In response to your query.  It is the first person singular form of the 
future indicative active tense of the verb oikodomeo, i.e., to build a 
house; to build; to repair, embellish, and amplify; to construct, 
establish, and so on.  I hope this answers your question.