Christ is the τέλος of the Law? A Better Translation of Romans 10:4

September 18, 2022 // Dr. Kevin Grasso  Share this Post Introduction Romans 10:4 in Greek reads:τέλος γὰρ νόμου Χριστὸς εἰς δικαιοσύνην παντὶ τῷ πιστεύοντι.  This verse has been the subject of a lot of debate, and most of the debate has centered around the interpretation of the first Greek word τέλος. A standard Greek dictionary for the New Testament such … Read More

How to Analyze Word Order in the Biblical Languages (Part 8 of Word Order)

August 27, 2022 // The Biblical Languages Podcast Share this Post In this episode of the Biblical Languages Podcast, Kevin Grasso discusses how to analyze word order in biblical Greek and biblical Hebrew. Series Part 1: Introduction to Word Order with Paul KroegerPart 2: Basic Word Order in Biblical Hebrew with Vince DeCaenPart 3: Copula and Existential Clauses in Biblical Hebrew with Daniel … Read More

Which Bible Translation is the Most Accurate? (Romans 7:25 in Biblical Greek)

August 23, 2022 // Kevin Grasso Share this Post Why Bible Translations Differ The Difficult Task of Translation Let’s talk about translation. Translating is very difficult, and when translating, you often have to make difficult decisions on how best to convey a certain meaning in the original that may be hard to express in the language you are translating into … Read More

The Syntax of Negation in Biblical Greek with Chiara Gianollo (Part 7 of Word Order)

August 19, 2022 // The Biblical Languages Podcast Share this Post In this episode of the Biblical Languages Podcast, Kevin Grasso talks with Dr. Chiara Gianollo about the syntax of negation in biblical Greek. Chiara graduated in Classical Philology at the University of Pisa and received her undergraduate diploma from the Scuola Normale Superiore. After obtaining her doctoral degree in … Read More