ὁ λαβὼν αὐτοῦ τὴν μαρτυρίαν (John 3:33)

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Title:  Whoever Receiving His Testimony

The text is, “ὁ λαβὼν αὐτοῦ τὴν μαρτυρίαν ἐσφράγισεν ὅτι ὁ θεὸς ἀληθής ἐστιν”.

“ὁ”:  Masculine, singular, nominative article meaning “whoever” or “who”.

“λαβὼν”:  aorist, active, participial, masculine, singular, nominative verb meaning “receiving”.

“αὐτοῦ”:  third person, personal, masculine, singular, genitive pronoun meaning “his”.

“τὴν”:  feminine, singular, accusative article meaning “the” but it is not rendered into English here.

“μαρτυρίαν”:  feminine, singular, accusative noun meaning “testimony”.

“ἐσφράγισεν”:  third person, singular, aorist, active, indicative verb meaning “sealed”.

“ὅτι”:  subordinating conjunction meaning “that”.

“ὁ”:  masculine, singular, nominative article meaning “the” but it is not rendered into English here.

“θεὸς”:  masculine, singular, nominative noun meaning “God”.

“ἀληθής”:  masculine, singular, nominative adjective meaning “true”.

“ἐστιν”:  third person, singular, present, indicative verb meaning “is”.

The meaning of this verse is, “Whoever received his testimony sealed that God is true.”

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