Re: Mark 6:25 translation questioned

From: Jim West (jwest@Highland.Net)
Date: Tue Feb 16 1999 - 03:35:15 EST

At 07:58 AM 2/16/99 +0000, you wrote:
>In Mark 6:25 the term SPOUDH'" is translated by terms similar to 'haste' in
>every translation I checked. Why is it not possible to translate "Again
>she enter in a rush with eagerness" as this would also seem to fit context.
> Arndt & Gingrich list this possibility as their #2 use, and even note that
>" META SPOUDH" diligently, attentivel (Polyb. 1, 27, 9;..."
>Thank you for helping a newbe to Greek.

This is fine- very nice as far as I am concerned- and quite vivid.




Jim West, ThD
Quartz Hill School of Theology

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