Re: Jn 21:15-17 (and getting woollier..)

From: Paul S. Dixon (
Date: Fri Apr 17 1998 - 14:12:51 EDT


I'm wondering what the actual words uttered by Christ might have been,
assuming He spoke in Aramaic. Any thoughts?

Dr. Paul S. Dixon, Pastor
Wilsonville, Oregon

On Fri, 17 Apr 1998 12:05:31 -0400 Jim West <> writes:
>At 11:57 PM 4/17/98 +0800, you wrote:
>> Hi Chris
>> Well yes if I'd have known you and Carl were going to post
>> in the other direction I probably wouldn't have stuck my neck
>> out ;-). But in this case I'm going to stick by my guns
>> what I read in the text flow has nothing to do with the usual
>> roasting that you (and Carson) pick up on (the pulpit
>> surrounding AGAPAW) but rather with the dialogue build up
>> as Peter is reconciled through a mini-pastoral course.
>Steven is 100% correct in everything he says in this post. I would
>think of adding a jot or tittle to it. On my own behalf I would only
>that the author of John was smart enough to realize that he used
>words in this story. How much smarter we must be if we tell him that
>meant only one thing when he used two words!!!
>Jim West, ThD
>Quartz Hill School of Theology

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