Oct
2012

The Greek word analos

Found just once in the New Testament (Mk. 9:50Mk. 9:50
English: American Standard Version (1901) - ASV

50 Salt is good: but if the salt have lost its saltness, wherewith will ye season it? Have salt in yourselves, and be at peace one with another.

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), the Greek adjective “analos” meant “without salt.”  Just as food without salt can be tasteless, so Christians who lose their “saltiness” have virtually no impact in their world.