From: Larry Swain (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Tue Nov 24 1998 - 11:29:47 EST
Just a few notes to add to Jim's here:
The verse you're questioning is a form of indirect discourse in Koine.
The sentence parses like this:
Many ..... saying: (and this is what they say) "I am the Christ...." and
the legountes is Nominative plural and so modifies the subject polloi
Hope that helps.
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