Archives for July 2018

Exploring Bible Words – (Hapax Legomana) χρηστολογία chréstologia

I’ve been looking at words in the New Testament that are used only one time, regardless of their form. Such words have been given the name Hapax Legomana by linguists. Often these are rare words in the Greek language or a compound word. The case here in Romans 16:18 for chrestologia is a compound word taken from the […]

Exploring Bible Words – Sunanapausomai Be Refreshed

At the end of Romans 15, Paul asks the church in Rome to be praying for him. He specifically asks for four things. To be delivered from people in Judea who were disobedient. Prayer for the Jerusalem collection to be received/used well. That he would be allowed to come to Rome. A final request for […]