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by Kirk Lowery
Thu Dec 13, 2018 8:53 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Shalom from Vietnam
Replies: 1
Views: 14

Re: Shalom from Vietnam

Welcome to our little corner of cyberspace! Keep in mind that members in this forum come from all sorts of backgrounds, level of Hebrew skills, faith commitments (or no faith commitment) and interests. I look forward to your contributions.

Blessings,
Kirk
by Kirk Lowery
Mon Dec 03, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Modern Hebrew Bible
Replies: 6
Views: 100

Re: The Modern Hebrew Bible

Okay, that title suggests the "modern" part of it is how the Jewish Bible is edited/put together today. Likely the text itself is the standard Masoretic text.
by Kirk Lowery
Mon Dec 03, 2018 8:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Modern Hebrew Bible
Replies: 6
Views: 100

Re: The Modern Hebrew Bible

I don't have the original context, so I can't be sure what any particular author might mean. But it's well known that the language, grammar and even vocabulary of modern Hebrew differs from the ancient dialect used in the Hebrew Bible. Perhaps what is meant is that the language of the ancient dialec...
by Kirk Lowery
Fri Nov 30, 2018 6:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Trusters in Him different spellings
Replies: 4
Views: 52

Re: Trusters in Him different spellings

Yes, the most common usage is a noun or noun phrase following a construct (aka, genitive). However, both prepositional phrases and even whole clauses can follow the construct. Cf. Waltke & O'Connor, Introduction to Biblical Hebrew Syntax , p. 155, section 9.6a-b: --------------------------------...
by Kirk Lowery
Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:12 am
Forum: Beginners' Forum
Topic: Is Job 24:1 about scheduling or overlooking?
Replies: 5
Views: 95

Re: Is Job 24:1 about scheduling or overlooking?

Your question is about rendering the Hebrew text into English. That is dead center in our charter.

So...anyone care to tackle this question?
by Kirk Lowery
Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Trusters in Him different spellings
Replies: 4
Views: 52

Re: Trusters in Him different spellings

‎הַחֹסִים is the masculine plural absolute form of the participle.

In Psalm 2:12, ‎כָּל־ח֥וֹסֵי בֽוֹ all who take shelter in him the form is the masculine plural construct of the participle.
by Kirk Lowery
Fri Nov 30, 2018 9:52 am
Forum: Beginners' Forum
Topic: Is Job 24:1 about scheduling or overlooking?
Replies: 5
Views: 95

Re: Is Job 24:1 about scheduling or overlooking?

I can do it. Is there a particular reason why?
by Kirk Lowery
Fri Nov 30, 2018 9:51 am
Forum: Resources
Topic: Daily Dose of Hebrew
Replies: 6
Views: 85

Re: Daily Dose of Hebrew

I watch both every day. They are well done and keeps one's brain into Hebrew. Highly recommended.
by Kirk Lowery
Tue Nov 27, 2018 1:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: יסר Kal or piel?
Replies: 4
Views: 68

Re: יסר Kal or piel?

Hmm, rereading your comment, I think I may have misunderstood your point.

Just for the record, the regular (strong) piel participle would have both a mem before the first root letter, and a dagesh in the middle root letter. That's not the case in the two occurrences you cite.
by Kirk Lowery
Tue Nov 27, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: יסר Kal or piel?
Replies: 4
Views: 68

Re: יסר Kal or piel?

You're correct, but these are standard, regular qal participles, not piel.

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