1Jn.5:7 Grammatical gender and the Johannine comma

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1Jn.5:7 Grammatical gender and the Johannine comma

Post by ἑκηβόλος » Thu Jan 10, 2019 4:08 am

Is the disagreement in grammatical gender - masc. for neut. - significant in the Johannine comma from a linguistic point of view?
Ὅτι τρεῖς εἰσιν οἱ μαρτυροῦντες, *εν τω ουρανω ο πατηρ ο λογος και το αγιον πνευμα και ουτοι οι τρεις εν εισιν και τρεις εισιν οι μαρτυρουντες εν τη γη* τὸ πνεῦμα , καὶ τὸ ὕδωρ, καὶ τὸ αἷμα· καὶ οἱ τρεῖς εἰς τὸ ἕν εἰσιν.
οὐ μέν πως πάντες βασιλεύσομεν ἐνθάδ᾽ Ἀχαιοί:
οὐκ ἀγαθὸν πολυκοιρανίη: εἷς κοίρανος ἔστω,
εἷς βασιλεύς, ᾧ δῶκε Κρόνου πάϊς ἀγκυλομήτεω
σκῆπτρόν τ᾽ ἠδὲ θέμιστας, ἵνά σφισι βουλεύῃσι. (Illiad 2.203-206)

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