ὃν γὰρ ἀπέστειλεν ὁ θεὸς τὰ ῥήματα τοῦ θεοῦ λαλεῖ (John 3:34)

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Title:  For Whom God Has Sent, Speaks the Words of God

The text is, “ὃν γὰρ ἀπέστειλεν ὁ θεὸς τὰ ῥήματα τοῦ θεοῦ λαλεῖ, οὐ γὰρ ἐκ μέτρου δίδωσιν τὸ πνεῦμα”.

“ὃν”:  masculine, singular, accusative, demonstrative, relative pronoun meaning “whom”.

“γὰρ”:  explanatory coordinating conjunction meaning “for”.

“ἀπέστειλεν”:  third person, singular, aorist, active, indicative verb meaning “sent”.

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

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

“τὰ”:  neuter, plural, accusative article meaning “the”.

“ῥήματα”:  neuter, plural, accusative noun meaning “words”.

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

“θεοῦ”:  masculine, singular, genitive noun meaning “of God”.

“λαλεῖ”:  third person, singular, present, active, indicative verb meaning “he utters” or “he speaks”.

“οὐ”:  negative particle meaning “not” or “without”.

“γὰρ”:  explanatory coordinating conjunction meaning “for”.

“ἐκ”:  preposition taking the genitive for its object word and meaning “from” or “out of”.

“μέτρου”:  neuter, singular, genitive noun meaning “measure”.

“δίδωσιν”:  third person, singular, present, active, indicative verb meaning “gives”.

“τὸ”:  neuter, singular, accusative article meaning “the”.

“πνεῦμα”:  neuter, singular, accusative noun meaning “Spirit”.

The meaning of this verse is, “For he whom God has sent, the words of God he utters, for without measure he gives the Spirit.”

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