Robertson's Word Pictures of the New Testament1 John 2:6
- Himself also to walk (kai autov peripatein).
- Present active infinitive after opeilei (ought), "Himself also to keep on walking," a continuous performance, not a spasmodic spurt.
- Even as he walked (katwv ekeinov periepathsen).
- Constative aorist active indicative summing up the life of Christ on earth with the emphatic use of the demonstrative ekeinov in reference to Christ as in 3:3,5,7,16; 4:17; John 7:11; 9:12,28; 19:21.