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The New Testament was written in Greek by Greek-speaking writers for a Greek-speaking, largely Gentile audience. Paul was a Jew of the diaspora, and diaspora Jews used Greek in their everyday lives, with many of them unfamiliar with the Aramaic (or Hebrew) of Palestinian Jews. The development of the Septuagint is evidence of this language difference. ...


I believe the Bible was written in Koine Greek because God invented greek so he could write the new testament in it. It is a darn good language with a lot of expressive capabilities and has the same Mood and Voice grammatical shades as does Biblical Hebrew. The words for Sin and Holy have the same meaning, namely Harmatia, missing the mark and Chatah to ...

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