[B-Greek] Absent Definite Article strips Personality from The Holy Spirit (Correction #2)
George F Somsel
gfsomsel at yahoo.com
Sun Jun 14 10:30:25 EDT 2009
While that seems an unlikely connection, it should be investigated. At the moment I'm busy trying to pull together my notes on the Apocalypse and I'm busy writing. If I get a chance to check it out, I'll let you know.
… search for truth, hear truth,
learn truth, love truth, speak the truth, hold the truth,
defend the truth till death.
- Jan Hus
From: Elizabeth Kline <kline_dekooning at earthlink.net>
To: greek B-Greek <b-greek at lists.ibiblio.org>
Sent: Saturday, June 13, 2009 6:19:14 PM
Subject: Re: [B-Greek] Absent Definite Article strips Personality from The Holy Spirit (Correction #2)
On Jun 13, 2009, at 5:41 PM, George F Somsel wrote:
> The text, the text, the text.
Did a little work on this. I appears that QEOS shows up in the GNT on
order of 200 times without the article, mostly in oblique cases, as a
nominative singular less than 20, and almost never [can you find one?]
as the agent of an active transitive verb. So I wonder, is there a
link between agency and the use of the article?
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