[B-Greek] 2 Peter 1:10
mitchlarramore at yahoo.com
Tue Mar 7 19:41:51 EST 2006
I think I oopsed. I think "a reality" comes from
BEBAIAN, not SPOUDASATE.
--- "Carl W. Conrad" <cwconrad at artsci.wustl.edu>
> On Mar 7, 2006, at 7:32 PM, Mitch Larramore wrote:
> > DIO MALLON, ADELFOI, SPOUDASATE BEBAIAN hUMWN THN
> > KLHSIN KAI EKLOGHN POIEISQAI...
> > I would like to ask 2 questions. Is THN KLHSIN KAI
> > EKLOGHN a Granville Sharp construction? And if so,
> > what relationship is required between KLHSIN and
> > EKLOGHN?
> I'll leave that question to others.
> > Also, I've seen the paraphrase "make your calling
> > election a reality..." Can SPOUDASATE carry the
> > of "a reality"?
> Seems to me that "make (it) a reality" is stretching
> somewhat a text
> that actually says something like "put (it) on a
> firm basis."
> Carl W. Conrad
> Department of Classics, Washington University
> 1989 Grindstaff Road/Burnsville, NC 28714/(828)
> cwconrad2 at mac.com
> WWW: http://www.ioa.com/~cwconrad/
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