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by LarryMBall
January 14th, 2019, 1:20 pm
Forum: New Testament
Topic: John 8:25
Replies: 60
Views: 9958

Re: John 8:25

John 8:25, In the first part of this verse, the Jews ask Jesus who He is. In the second half He answers. "εἶπεν αὐτοῖς ὁ Ἰησοῦς· τὴν ἀρχὴν ὅ τι καὶ λαλῶ ὑμῖν;" Okay, let's look at this grammatically. (a) Jesus said to them. The "said" is aorist. The "them" ( αὐτοῖς ) is dative and can only be the in...
by LarryMBall
January 10th, 2019, 9:06 pm
Forum: New Testament
Topic: John 8:25
Replies: 60
Views: 9958

Re: John 8:25

Textus Receptua and Nestle Aland both use ὅ τι Now the interesting thing to me is that the τι has no accent and therefore is an indefinite pronoun. So, how is ὅ τι to be translated?
by LarryMBall
January 10th, 2019, 8:58 pm
Forum: New Testament
Topic: John 8:25
Replies: 60
Views: 9958

Re: John 8:25

εἶπεν αὐτοῖς ὁ Ἰησοῦς· Jesus said to them (this is the 2nd clause of the verse. τὴν ἀρχὴν ὅ τι καὶ λαλῶ ὑμῖν; This is the third and final clause How about this? τὴν ἀρχὴν is in the accusative so it is the direct object of the verb λαλῶ. It receives the action of the verb. Buried in the verb is the s...

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