From: Ben Crick (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Wed Sep 10 1997 - 13:51:15 EDT
On Wed 10 Sep 97 (08:58:33 +0100), email@example.com wrote:
> I need to respond to B. Rocine's question:
> How did the ancient audience hear Christ's use of the word _pneuma_ in
> John 3:8?
It is not often I venture an opinion in this exalted company, but surely
John, and Jesus' hearers, would understand PNEUMA as the Hebrew /RuWaCh/,
wind, breath, spirit (Ezekiel 37:9 LXX).
-- Revd Ben Crick, BA Bristol, 1963 (hons in Theology) <firstname.lastname@example.org> 232 Canterbury Road, Birchington, Kent, CT7 9TD (UK)
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