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Jeremiah 31:31-34
Passage Commentary : This two part psalm of ascent has long been a prayer of mine.
Psalms 126:1-6
Passage Commentary : Perhaps I've overdone it, perhaps I've read into the text, but there seems to b...
Mark 4:13-20
Passage Commentary:: (soon to follow) Arc Commentary:: One of the clearest and most important relati...
Ephesians 1:3-14
Passage Commentary :: The concessive at the beginning of this passage has tremendous weight for inte...
Deuteronomy 17:14-20
Passage Commentary :: The two Ac/Pur clauses make clear the main point of this passage.
Ephesians 1:15-23
Passage Commentary :: A little context might help us here.
Exodus 20:20
Passage Commentary :: The logic of this passage relates in two main ways.
Ephesians 2:1-10
Passage Commentary :: This whole unit, perhaps even ch.
Ephesians 4:1-16
Passage Commentary :: Paul is entering into a prayer of intercession to wrap up the massive theology he's presented in ch.
Ephesians 3:14-21
Passage Commentary :: This is a powerful passage about God's reconciling work rooted in the peace-ma...
Ephesians 2:11-22
Passage Commentary :: Paul's desire in this passage seems to be two-fold.
Ephesians 3:1-13
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Ephesians 4:25-5:2
Passage Commentary :: The main point of this passage is that believers are not to conduct themselves...
Ephesians 4:17-24
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Ephesians 5:22-33
Arc Commentary :: There are two main units in this passage: vv.
Ephesians 6:1-9
Arc Commentary :: The major contour of this passage are two command/explanations grounded in a single truth that the days are evil.
Ephesians 5:15-21
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Ephesians 6:10-20
Arc Commentary :: This passage breaks nicely into two larger sections: vv.
Ephesians 6:21-24
Exegetical Questions 1) How shall we best translate the datives of v.
Romans 9:1-5
1) Is the ὁτι in
Romans 9:6-13
As I'm currently understanding this passage, the core reason why God is righteous is that He works a...
Romans 9:14-18
Exegetical Questions 1) How is the argument functioning between vv.
Romans 9:19-23
    Text Critical Notes v.
Romans 9:24-29
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Romans 9:30-33
An Attempt at Capturing the Sense of the Arc :: "Brothers, (in light of Israel's massive rejection o...
Romans 10:1-4
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Romans 10:5-13
Main Idea :: Paul is still unpacking his desire to see Israelites come to their Messiah back in 10:1.
Romans 10:14-21
Main Idea :: Paul's main question of concern in this unit, having just quote some scathing scripture...
Romans 11:1-6
Main Idea :: v.
Romans 11:7-10
Main Idea :: I see the central thrust of this unit coming out most clearly in v.
Romans 11:11-16
Main Idea :: The central point Paul is making in this passage is found in v.
Romans 11:16-24
MAIN POINT :: vv.
Romans 11:25-32
Main Point :: God's riches, wisdom, and knowledge are deep beyond comprehension ultimately because e...
Romans 11:33-36
God-dependent yields a gospel-displaying life.
Deuteronomy 4:5-8
Main Purpose: To lay a foundational paradigm in which Israel should live out love to YHWH, the supreme and only God.
Deuteronomy 6:4-9
Main Purpose : To illustrate the way in which parents should instruct their children in the purpose of the commandments.
Deuteronomy 6:20-25
Main Purpose: This passage is given to warn the people of Israel against temptations that are sure t...
Deuteronomy 6:10-19
Exegetical Outline Main Purpose: YHWH promises to bless Israel and clear away their enemies, but it ...
Deuteronomy 7:12-26
Main Purpose : Giving an illustration of the third unit of the שׁמע, this unit seeks to give clea...
Deuteronomy 7:1-11
Main Purpose: To offer Israel a warning, motivation, and means for dealing with the deadly temptations of experiencing bounty.
Deuteronomy 8:7-20
Main Purpose : To aid in the present generation maintaining fidelity to the covenant, Moses motivate...
Deuteronomy 8:1-6
The main point of the text is made emphatically and repetitiously in v.
Deuteronomy 16:18-20
Two main charges are given in this text: -Israel must only choose a King from among their brothers (Israel) whom God has appointed to lead.
Deuteronomy 17:14-17
Main Point :: Israel (the first generation) did not receive the ability to perceive the truth about ...
Deuteronomy 29:2-6
Main Point :: In keeping with the foundation of this covenant, YHWH will lead Israel and they will be careful to follow his lead.
Deuteronomy 26:16-19
Main Point :: YHWH will raise up another prophet like Moses who will speak the very words of YHWH; t...
Deuteronomy 18:15-19
The main point of this greater text, though 30:1-10 should be included, is that Moses is giving thes...
Deuteronomy 30:11-20
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Ephesians 5:3-14
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Πορνεία δὲ καὶ ἀκαθαρσία πᾶσα ἢ πλεονεξία μηδὲ ὀνομαζέσθω ἐν ὑμῖν,
But let not sexual immorality and all impurity nor covetousness even be named among you,
καθὼς πρέπει ἁγίοις,
[ because this ] is fitting among saints,
καὶ αἰσχρότης καὶ μωρολογία ἢ εὐτραπελία, ἃ οὐκ ἀνῆκεν,
also [neither let these be named] obscenity and foolish nor vulgar talk, which is not appropriate,
bilateral
ἀλλὰ μᾶλλον εὐχαριστία.
but rather (let there be) thankfulness.
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τοῦτο γὰρ ἴστε
For [I command you] know this
γινώσκοντες
being certain
actionmanner
ὅτι πᾶς πόρνος ἢ ἀκάθαρτος ἢ πλεονέκτης, ὅ ἐστιν εἰδωλολάτρης, οὐκ ἔχει κληρονομίαν ἐν τῇ βασιλείᾳ τοῦ Χριστοῦ καὶ θεοῦ.
that all sexually immoral and impure and covetous, which is an idolator, do not have an inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and God.
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μηδεὶς ὑμᾶς ἀπατάτω κενοῖς λόγοις,
Let no one deceive you with empty words, (concerning these sins)
διὰ ταῦτα γὰρ ἔρχεται ἡ ὀργὴ τοῦ θεοῦ ἐπὶ τοὺς υἱοὺς τῆς ἀπειθείας.
for on account of these (sins) the wrath of God is coming upon the sons of disobedience.
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μὴ οὖν γίνεσθε συνμέτοχοι αὐτῶν·
Therefore do not be fellow participants of them;
ἦτε γάρ ποτε σκότος,
For formerly you were darkness,
νῦν δὲ φῶς ἐν κυρίῳ·
but now (you are) light in the Lord;
progression
ὡς τέκνα φωτὸς περιπατεῖτε,
Walk as children of light ,
ὁ γὰρ καρπὸς τοῦ φωτὸς ἐν πάσῃ ἀγαθωσύνῃ καὶ δικαιοσύνῃ καὶ ἀληθείᾳ,
for the fruit of light (is) in all goodness and righteousness and truth,
δοκιμάζοντες τί ἐστιν εὐάρεστον τῷ κυρίῳ,
considering what is pleasing to the Lord,
καὶ μὴ συνκοινωνεῖτε τοῖς ἔργοις τοῖς ἀκάρποις τοῦ σκότους,
and do not (have) fellowship with fruitless works of darkness,
μᾶλλον δὲ καὶ ἐλέγχετε.
but [more so] expose (them).
τὰ γὰρ κρυφῇ γινόμενα ὑπ’ αὐτῶν αἰσχρόν ἐστιν καὶ λέγειν·
for [although] the things (being done) in secret by them (are) shameful even to speak;
τὰ δὲ πάντα... φανεροῦται,
now all [these] things... are made manifest,
...ἐλεγχόμενα ὑπὸ τοῦ φωτὸς...
...being exposed by the light ...
πᾶν γὰρ τὸ φανερούμενον φῶς ἐστιν.
for all being made manifest is light .
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διὸ λέγει, ἔγειρε, ὁ καθεύδων,
Therefore it says, wake up, O sleeper,
καὶ ἀνάστα ἐκ τῶν νεκρῶν,
and rise from the dead,
καὶ ἐπιφαύσει σοι ὁ Χριστός.
and Christ will [give light ] to you.
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10000000034483 34483 Arc 2010-04-21 17:55:10 2010-05-26 16:30:06 editing Ephesians 5 3 5 14 Ephesians 5:3-14 49 NT tisch mine i388039 i388040 i388041 i388042 i388015 Πορνεία δὲ καὶ ἀκαθαρσία πᾶσα ἢ πλεονεξία μηδὲ ὀνομαζέσθω ἐν ὑμῖν, But let not sexual immorality and all impurity nor covetousness even be named among you, i388016 καθὼς πρέπει ἁγίοις, [ because this ] is fitting among saints, i388017 καὶ αἰσχρότης καὶ μωρολογία ἢ εὐτραπελία, ἃ οὐκ ἀνῆκεν, also [neither let these be named] obscenity and foolish nor vulgar talk, which is not appropriate, bilateral 1 i388018 ἀλλὰ μᾶλλον εὐχαριστία. but rather (let there be) thankfulness. negativepositive 2 i388043 i388044 i388045 i388019 τοῦτο γὰρ ἴστε For [I command you] know this i388020 γινώσκοντες being certain actionmanner 1 i388021 ὅτι πᾶς πόρνος ἢ ἀκάθαρτος ἢ πλεονέκτης, ὅ ἐστιν εἰδωλολάτρης, οὐκ ἔχει κληρονομίαν ἐν τῇ βασιλείᾳ τοῦ Χριστοῦ καὶ θεοῦ. that all sexually immoral and impure and covetous, which is an idolator, do not have an inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and God. ideaexplanation 1 i388046 i388022 μηδεὶς ὑμᾶς ἀπατάτω κενοῖς λόγοις, Let no one deceive you with empty words, (concerning these sins) i388023 διὰ ταῦτα γὰρ ἔρχεται ἡ ὀργὴ τοῦ θεοῦ ἐπὶ τοὺς υἱοὺς τῆς ἀπειθείας. for on account of these (sins) the wrath of God is coming upon the sons of disobedience. ground 1 actionpurpose 2 ground 1 i388047 i388048 i388049 i388024 μὴ οὖν γίνεσθε συνμέτοχοι αὐτῶν· Therefore do not be fellow participants of them; i388050 i388025 ἦτε γάρ ποτε σκότος, For formerly you were darkness, i388026 νῦν δὲ φῶς ἐν κυρίῳ· but now (you are) light in the Lord; progression i388051 i388052 i388027 ὡς τέκνα φωτὸς περιπατεῖτε, Walk as children of light , i388028 ὁ γὰρ καρπὸς τοῦ φωτὸς ἐν πάσῃ ἀγαθωσύνῃ καὶ δικαιοσύνῃ καὶ ἀληθείᾳ, for the fruit of light (is) in all goodness and righteousness and truth, ground 1 i388029 δοκιμάζοντες τί ἐστιν εὐάρεστον τῷ κυρίῳ, considering what is pleasing to the Lord, actionmanner 1 bilateral 1 i388053 i388054 i388030 καὶ μὴ συνκοινωνεῖτε τοῖς ἔργοις τοῖς ἀκάρποις τοῦ σκότους, and do not (have) fellowship with fruitless works of darkness, i388031 μᾶλλον δὲ καὶ ἐλέγχετε. but [more so] expose (them). negativepositive 2 i388055 i388032 τὰ γὰρ κρυφῇ γινόμενα ὑπ’ αὐτῶν αἰσχρόν ἐστιν καὶ λέγειν· for [although] the things (being done) in secret by them (are) shameful even to speak; i388056 i388057 i388033 τὰ δὲ πάντα... φανεροῦται, now all [these] things... are made manifest, i388034 ...ἐλεγχόμενα ὑπὸ τοῦ φωτὸς... ...being exposed by the light ... actionmanner 1 i388035 πᾶν γὰρ τὸ φανερούμενον φῶς ἐστιν. for all being made manifest is light . ground 1 concessive 2 ground 1 series i388058 i388059 i388036 διὸ λέγει, ἔγειρε, ὁ καθεύδων, Therefore it says, wake up, O sleeper, i388037 καὶ ἀνάστα ἐκ τῶν νεκρῶν, and rise from the dead, series i388038 καὶ ἐπιφαύσει σοι ὁ Χριστός. and Christ will [give light ] to you. actionresult 2 inference 2 inference 2 1 1 1 tisch 25 mine 25 a 50 discourse
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