[b-hebrew] Re: agent or patient in Psa. 33:12?
Harold R. Holmyard III
hholmyard at ont.com
Thu May 13 00:16:38 EDT 2004
>No, youíre right. The translation was rushed and
>sloppy. But the basic point still remains: YHWH can
>choose Ha-Am ìfor Himself.î And Ha-AM can choose YHWH
>Therefore, which interpretation of Psa. 33:12 should
>*I* choose, and why? :-)
HH: Liz gave one reason, and I gave another. But
if you want a third reason, your translation
doesn't have YHWH as a possible object. If LW
means "for itself," then there is no object for
the verb "choose."
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