Imperative: Mat 06:19-20 “Do not lay up … on earth, lay up … in heaven
Mat 6:19 “Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust consume and where thieves break in and steal, 20 but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust consumes and where thieves do not break in and steal. 21 For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.
|19 3361 [e]|
19 Adv 2343 [e]
V-PMA-2P 4771 [e]
PPro-D2P 2344 [e]
V-PMA-2P = Verb – Tense: Present/Mood: Imperative/Voice: Active – Person: 2nd Person Plural
| 2343 [e]|
20 store up
V-AMA-2S = Verb – Tense: Aorist/Mood: Imperative/Voice: Active – Person: 2nd Person Singular
“for yourselves” – singular possessive pronoun = mine, for me, under my control, MY treasure.
NOTE (my commentary)
What does this quote say?
What does it say that I should obey?
What is the wish? What are the outcomes?
What are the basic steps?
What are the obstacles?
Who needs to hear this?
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Link to Greek Interlinear text: https://biblehub.com/interlinear/matthew/5.htm
A sermon was preached on this command:
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