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by James Booth
May 26th, 2013, 4:44 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello Everyone!
Replies: 4
Views: 2398

Re: Hello Everyone!

Susan, I am just beginning my study of Biblical Greek. I have a well worn copy of Strong's that I have used for many years, but I am finding that sometimes it can actually cause confusion because of my lacking basic knowledge of the language. There are many books for learning Biblical Greek on Amazo...
by James Booth
May 25th, 2013, 7:38 pm
Forum: What does this text mean?
Topic: Revelation 3:8
Replies: 5
Views: 1224

Re: Revelation 3:8

Wow! Thanks guys for clearing this up for me! Timothy, I hadn't noticed the little ό to ά difference. Now I can clearly understand that the Strong's is not necessarily "lying" - it is just that I don't understand much about Greek! :oops: Jason that is a very helpful post. You laid that out in a way ...
by James Booth
May 25th, 2013, 3:14 pm
Forum: What does this text mean?
Topic: Revelation 3:8
Replies: 5
Views: 1224

Revelation 3:8

I am stumped on something in Revelation 3:8. I have searched the net and this forum's archives with google and I have found nothing about it. The phrase in question is (KJV): "...for thou hast a little strength..." - the problematic word for me being "little" or "a little". In the Greek texts I have...
by James Booth
May 25th, 2013, 2:34 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello Everyone!
Replies: 4
Views: 2398

Hello Everyone!

I'm happy to find a place like this where I can learn and add to my understanding of Biblical Greek. Unlike most everybody here, I am not in any field of theology or academia, nor am I a student enrolled in a formal program of study. But my thirst for knowledge is genuine! I love languages, and I st...

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