revelation, greek, apocalypse, moulton, aramaic, charles, hebrew, semitic, syntactical, benson, debrunner, hebraisms, solecisms, swete
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"I see his dialect and language not accurately conforming to Greek. I see him making use of idioms of foreign turn and here and there even tending to solecism." So wrote Dionysius Magnus.
Since the days of Dionysius Magnus, the style and language employed by the author of Revelation has been variously assessed. Among modem writers on the subject the opinions of Moulton, Swete, Benson, Debrunner, Charles, Howard, Robertson, Radermacher, and Lohr are particularly noteworthy.
Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)
Revelation 1:4-5; Revelation 2:20; Revelation 3:12; Revelation 9:14; Revelation 14:12;
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Bretscher, Paul M.
"Syntactical Peculiarities in Revelation,"
Concordia Theological Monthly: Vol. 16, Article 9.
Available at: https://scholar.csl.edu/ctm/vol16/iss1/9