Re: Colossians 1 questions

From: Jonathan Robie (
Date: Thu Apr 02 1998 - 11:39:17 EST

At 04:41 AM 4/2/98 -0600, Carl W. Conrad wrote:
>Maybe it's
>silly, but personally, I've never really liked using the archaic "brethren"
>for ADELFOI in the special Christian sense.
Well, I dislike "siblings" as a translation... I use brethren as a
gender-neutral form of "brothers", which reflects my understanding of ADELFOI.


Jonathan Robie

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