True2Ourselves
Already a member? login
Divider
Divider
Divider
Divider
Divider
Divider
Divider
Divider
Divider
Divider
Divider
Divider
  
+
Register FAQ A-Z directory Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

True2Ourselves Forums   > True2ourselves.com Help > General Questions  > Old To New Testament

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #11  
Old 11-04-2014, 07:23 PM
Suspended for Review
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 5,435
Default Re: Old To New Testament

Quote:
Originally Posted by Linsinbigler View Post
It is a fusion of different texts.

It is possible that a transcriber changed δυνάμεώς (power/might/strength) to διανοίᾳ (translated "mind," but "reason" is a better translation, as nous is the Greek term for mind). However, we do find instances in which there are both (such as Aramaic, Syriac, Ge'ez, etc.), and those with one or the other, for example, we find some texts saying "with all your heart, soul and strength/might/power" (same word translated variously in English), while others say "with all your heart, soul and strength/might/power." We see this here, for example:
Deuteronomy 6 - Septuagint LXX Brenton Restored Names King James Version KJV Strong's Concordance Online Parallel Bible Study
Thanks for that. I looked up "nephesh"; and while it is usually translated as "soul," there are a few times when the KJV translates it as "mind" since it can mean that also. I incline to think "nephesh" includes both "nous" and "psyche." If that is true, using one word to translate Moses would be inadequate.
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Old testament new testament LewisM3 Theology 9 12-30-2008 08:42 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:45 PM.


true2ourselves
 
 
 

Flashcoms

You need to upgrade your Flash Player.

Version 8 or higher is required.

download from http://www.adobe.com/go/getflashplayer

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29