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Headword: *ui(oi\ qeou=
Adler number: upsilon,695
Translated headword: sons of God
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] the apostles, as men bearing the name brothers of Christ. For he says, "Say to my brothers, 'I go before you into Galilee.'"[1] But [sc. also attested is the phrase] 'sons of rams', [meaning] those of the gentiles who have believed, inasmuch as they were begotten from unreasoning fathers. David [says]: "bring to the Lord sons of rams."[2] But [sc. also attested is] 'sons of those who have been expelled', [meaning] those having been exceedingly distressed. David says: "just as arrows [are] in the hand of a mighty man, so [are] sons of those who have been expelled."[3]
Greek Original:
*ui(oi\ qeou=: oi( a)po/stoloi, w(s a)delfoi\ tou= *xristou= xrhmati/santes. ei)/pate ga/r, fhsi/, toi=s a)delfoi=s mou, proa/gw u(ma=s ei)s th\n *galilai/an. ui(ou\s de\ kriw=n, tou\s e)c e)qnw=n pepisteuko/tas, a(/te dh\ fu/ntas e)c a)lo/gwn pate/rwn. *dabi/d: e)ne/gkate tw=| kuri/w| ui(ou\s kriw=n. *ui(oi\ de\ tw=n e)ktetinagme/nwn, oi( sfo/dra talaipwrou/menoi. *dabi/d fhsin: w(sei\ be/lh e)n xeiri\ dunatou=, ou(/tws ui(oi\ tw=n e)ktetinagme/nwn.
[1] cf. Matthew 28.7.
[2] Theodoret (PG 80, 1064b) on Psalm 28:1 LXX.
[3] Theodoret (PG 80, 1893a) on Psalm 126:4 LXX; cf. epsilon 641.
Keywords: Christianity; definition; geography; imagery; military affairs; religion; zoology
Translated by: Bobbiejo Winfrey on 16 June 2003@07:34:11.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified translation; added notes; augmented keywords) on 16 June 2003@07:46:30.
Catharine Roth (modified translation, added note) on 20 June 2003@00:39:47.
William Hutton (Added keyword) on 16 January 2007@04:03:23.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 1 December 2013@07:47:20.
David Whitehead (codings) on 30 May 2016@06:47:58.


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