Exercise 15 First Aorist Active & Middle Indicative


Translate, parse the underlined words, and explain any significance of the tenses used.

1. Acts 13:30 ὁ δὲ θεὸς ἤγειρεν αὐτὸν ἐκ νεκρῶν.
 

2. Matt 27:42 ἄλλους ἔσωσεν, ἑαυτὸν οὐ δύναται σῶσαι (to save).
 

3. Mark 1:8 ἐγὼ ἐβάπτισα ὑμᾶς ὕδατι, αὐτὸς δὲ βαπτίσει ὑμᾶς ἐν πνεύματι ἁγίῳ.
 

4. Mark 10:5 ὁ Ἰησοῦς εἶπεν αὐτοῖς, πρὸς τὴν σκληροκαρδίαν (hard heart) ὑμῶν ἔγραψεν ὑμῖν τὴν ἐντολὴν ταύτην.
(In this context, πρὸς means “on account of.”)
 

5. John 20:13 λέγει αὐτοῖς ὅτι ἦραν τὸν κύριόν μου, καὶ οὐκ οἶδα ποῦ ἔθηκαν (they laid) αὐτόν.
 

6. Mark 5:20 ἤρξατο κηρύσσειν (to proclaim) ἐν τῇ Δεκαπόλει ὅσα ἐποίησεν αὐτῷ ὁ Ἰησοῦς.
(Δεκαπόλει = Decapolis, literally “ten cities”)
 

7. John 17:18 καθὼς ἐμὲ ἀπέστειλας εἰς τὸν κόσμον, κἀγὼ ἀπέστειλα αὐτοὺς εἰς τὸν κόσμον.
 

8. Mark 6:30 Καὶ συνάγονται οἱ ἀπόστολοι πρὸς τὸν Ἰησοῦν καὶ ἀπήγγειλαν (they reported) αὐτῷ πάντα ὅσα ἐποίησαν καὶ ὅσα ἐδίδαξαν.
 
 

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