Re: Anarthrous Subject with Articular Pred Nom?

From: Micheal Palmer (
Date: Fri Sep 05 1997 - 23:57:16 EDT

At 3:04 PM -0400 9/5/97, wrote:

>Interesting. If Lane McGaughy (Toward a Descriptive Analysis of EINAI as a
>Linking Verb in New Testament Greek [Missoula, MT: University of Montanna,
>1972], 53) is correct in stating, "If both words or word clusters are
>determined by an article, the first one is the subject," then it would seem
>those scribes who used the article with THEOS understood it to be the
>subject, not the predicate.

Hmm. That's true. I guess even scribes can make mistakes. :->

Micheal W. Palmer
Religion & Philosophy
Meredith College

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