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Teaser Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Mar-17-05 11:48 PM
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6. Present tense...
he is *still* risen.

Actually, it's an actual quote from the gospels, so the tense is probably reflective of the actual tense used in the Greek/aramaic (not remembering which part was written in what, I can't say more).
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  -He is Risen sundog  Mar-17-05 11:38 PM   #0 
  - If you have to ask, you'll never know.  Revolutionary_Acts04   Mar-17-05 11:39 PM   #1 
  - I'm guessing here  Not_Giving_Up   Mar-17-05 11:40 PM   #2 
  - Now come on, you guys. Skinner said no more --  Old Crusoe   Mar-17-05 11:43 PM   #3 
  - sorry, that would be ~rise~  sundog   Mar-17-05 11:44 PM   #4 
     - ! : )  Old Crusoe   Mar-17-05 11:48 PM   #7 
  - You mean that dough I put in my oven is a man?  Floogeldy   Mar-17-05 11:46 PM   #5 
  - Present tense...  Teaser   Mar-17-05 11:48 PM   #6 
  - why not "he's alive" or "he came back from the dead"  sundog   Mar-17-05 11:50 PM   #8 
  - Right! He's still risen. The risen God. Indeed! Present tense.  soothsayer   Mar-18-05 08:22 AM   #15 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-18-05 12:00 AM   #9 
  - Both "he rose" and "he was raised" are used  Lydia Leftcoast   Mar-18-05 12:08 AM   #10 
  - but you don't say  sundog   Mar-18-05 12:10 AM   #11 
     - That's because "eat" is a transitive verb  Lydia Leftcoast   Mar-18-05 02:30 PM   #17 
  - I think it is an archaic form of the past tense  Ellen Forradalom   Mar-18-05 12:11 AM   #12 
  - Does it have something to do with yeast???  Thor_MN   Mar-18-05 12:14 AM   #13 
  - maybe  sundog   Mar-18-05 12:16 AM   #14 
  - Here, Love - You might want to keep this on hand:  JimmyJazz   Mar-18-05 08:32 AM   #16 
  - Rrrrrrr oui talkin about the crowd that can't count either ?  moof   Mar-18-05 02:35 PM   #18 
  - He is risen ... she is happy! LOL  jswordy   Mar-18-05 02:36 PM   #19 
 

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