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Are all the high-lightened verbs in the passage below in aorist?

For whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate [to be] conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brethren. Moreover whom he did predestinate, them he also called: and whom he called, them he also justified: and whom he justified, them he also glorified. (Rom. 8:29-30)

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Short Answer: Yes, all of the verbs are aorist.


In fact, they are all identical in all of the following ways:

Part of Speech: Verb
Tense: Aorist
Mood: Indicative
Voice: Active
Person: 3rd Person
Number: Singular


Here they are, for reference:

  • προέγνω (he foreknew)

  • προώρισεν (he predestined)

  • προώρισεν (he predestined #2)

  • ἐκάλεσεν (he called)

  • ἐκάλεσεν (he called #2)

  • ἐδικαίωσεν (he justified)

  • ἐδικαίωσεν (he justified #2)

  • ἐδόξασεν (he glorified)

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