Mark 6:25 translation questioned

Jay Adkins JAdkins264 at
Tue Feb 16 07:58:48 EST 1999

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.

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