Internet Verse Search Commentaries Word Analysis ITL - draft

Acts 17:21

Context
NETBible

(All the Athenians and the foreigners who lived there used to spend their time 1  in nothing else than telling 2  or listening to something new.) 3 

XREF

Eph 5:16; Col 4:5; 2Th 3:11,12; 1Ti 5:13; 2Ti 2:16,17

NET © Notes

tn The imperfect verb ηὐκαίρουν (hukairoun) has been translated as a customary or habitual imperfect.

tn BDAG 406-7 s.v. εὐκαιρέω has “used to spend their time in nothing else than telling Ac 17:21.”

sn This is a parenthetical note by the author. The reference to newness may be pejorative.



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