I'm reading through St. Athanasius's "Contra Gentes" and came across a particular use of the infinitive that I'm having trouble classifying. I was hoping somebody could help.
The sentence is a question.
τις χρεια της μορφης, και μη . . . δια πασης απλως υλης επιφαινεσθαι τον Θεον;
I apologize for the lack of accents; I'm still getting the hang of Greek input on the keyboard.
Athanasius (in a polemic against the worship of ...