Biblical Greek Word Study (πίστις) with Nijay Gupta (Part 4 of Lexical Semantics)

September 29, 2021 // The Biblical Languages Podcast

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In this episode of the Biblical Languages Podcast, Kevin Grasso talks with Nijay Gupta about his work on the Greek word πίστις.

Njiay Gupta teaches New Testament at Northern Seminary and is the author of numerous works including "Paul and the Language of Faith."

Here's a snapshot of what you can expect in this conversation:

  • The role of semantic domains, cultural linguistics, and contextualized meaning in biblical Greek word studies
  • How to use concentric circles to organize data on a biblical Greek word you're analyzing
  • How to deal with polyvalence or range of meaning when looking at a word in various contexts
  • Distinctive features of the word πίστις across non-Jewish Hellenistic literature, Jewish-Hellenistic literature, the Septuagint, the New Testament, and Paul.
  • And more!

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Where to listen

You can listen and subscribe for updates here: https://biblingo.org/podcast/

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You can also watch on YouTube.

Listen to the full episode, share your feedback, and let us know topics you'd like to hear on future episodes!


September 29, 2021 // The Biblical Languages Podcast

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In this episode of the Biblical Languages Podcast, Kevin Grasso talks with Nijay Gupta about his work on the Greek word πίστις.

Njiay Gupta teaches New Testament at Northern Seminary and is the author of numerous works including "Paul and the Language of Faith."

Here's a snapshot of what you can expect in this conversation:

  • The role of semantic domains, cultural linguistics, and contextualized meaning in biblical Greek word studies
  • How to use concentric circles to organize data on a biblical Greek word you're analyzing
  • How to deal with polyvalence or range of meaning when looking at a word in various contexts
  • Distinctive features of the word πίστις across non-Jewish Hellenistic literature, Jewish-Hellenistic literature, the Septuagint, the New Testament, and Paul.
  • And more!

Where to listen

You can listen and subscribe for updates here: https://biblingo.org/podcast/

You can also listen and subscribe on Apple PodcastsGoogle PodcastsSpotify, and Overcast.
 
You can also watch on YouTube.

Listen to the full episode, share your feedback, and let us know topics you'd like to hear on future episodes!

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