Word Studies


(Apolutrosis)   Greek Pronunciation [ah pah LEW troh sihs] HCSB Translation: redemption Uses in the NT: 10     “Let no corrupting talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good for building up, as fits the occasion, that it may give grace to those who hear. And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, by whom you were sealed for the day of redemption” (Ephesians 4:29-30)   In the NT,... read more


 (Ra’ash)   Hebrew Pronunciation [rah ASH] HCSB Translation: quake, tremble, shake Uses in the OT: 30   “For thus says the LORD of hosts: Yet once more, in a little while, I will shake the heavens and the earth and the sea and the dry land. And I will shake all nations, so that the treasures of all nations shall come in, and I will fill this house with glory, says the LORD of... read more


(Makrothumia)   Greek Pronunciation [ma krah thew MEE ah] HCSB Translation: patience Uses in the NT: 14   “As an example of suffering and patience, brothers, take the prophets who spoke in the name of the Lord. Behold, we consider those blessed who remained steadfast. You have heard of the steadfastness of Job, and you have seen the purpose of the Lord, how the Lord is compassionate and... read more


(Episkopos)   Greek Pronunciation [eh PIHS kah pahs] HCSB Translation: overseer Uses in the NT: 5   “For an overseer, as God’s steward, must be above reproach. He must not be arrogant or quick-tempered or a drunkard or violent or greedy for gain, but hospitable, a lover of good, self-controlled, upright, holy, and disciplined. He must hold firm to the trustworthy word as taught, so that he... read more


 (Onoma)   Greek Pronunciation [AH nah mah] HCSB Translation: name Uses in the NT: 231   “But Peter said, “I have no silver and gold, but what I do have I give to you. In the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, rise up and walk!” (Acts 3:6)   The Greek noun onoma means name and has several uses, such as the following: (1) Used for proper names of persons and places; (2) In Revelation 3:1... read more

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