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Robertson's Word Pictures of the New Testament

Matthew 5:27

Thou shalt not commit adultery (ou moixeuseiv).
These quotations (verses 21,27,33) from the Decalogue ( : and Deuteronomy 5:1) are from the Septuagint and use ou and the future indicative (volitive future, common Greek idiom). In 5:43 the positive form, volitive future, occurs (agaphseiv). In 5:41 the third person (dotw) singular second aorist active imperative is used. In 5:38 no verb occurs.


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Bibliography Information
Robertson, A.T. "Commentary on Matthew 5:27". "Robertson's Word Pictures of the New Testament". <http://classic.studylight.org/com/rwp/view.cgi?book=mt&chapter=005&verse=027>. Broadman Press 1932,33, Renewal 1960.