Greek1985. episkopos -- a superintendent, an overseer ...
overseer, supervisor, ruler, especially used with reference to the supervising
of , in reality the focus is upon the for others
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The Bishop of Hippo
... Others, on the Donatist side, are mere swashbucklers, half-brigands, half-fanatics ...
not save him from going into details of management and supervising his agents ...
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Nineteenth Sunday after Trinity Duty to New and Old Man.
... sufficient once or twice to direct, but will constantly be supervising and directing ...
and having heard frequent explanations of them; yea, I have taught others? ...
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Eighth Tractate. The Soul's Descent into Body.
... care for the universe takes two forms: there is the supervising of the ... species, better
and worse, some of the more intellectual order, others less effectively ...
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The Book of God
... Still others maintain that the human ideal itself which we sketched in a previous ...
of matter and force occur without the governance of a supervising intelligence ...
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The Death of the Blessed virgin Mary at Ephesus
... Peter stood in priestly vestments before the altar, with the others behind him ... killed
Jesus' last Easter lamb and had the duty of supervising the sacrificial ...
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Topical Bible VersesActs 20:28
Take heed therefore to yourselves, and to all the flock, over the which the Holy Ghost has made you overseers, to feed the church of God, which he has purchased with his own blood.Topicalbible.org
1 Timothy 3:1
This is a true saying, If a man desire the office of a bishop, he desires a good work.
Obey them that have the rule over you, and submit yourselves: for they watch for your souls, as they that must give account, that they may do it with joy, and not with grief: for that is unprofitable for you.
Is any sick among you? let him call for the elders of the church; and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord:
1 Peter 5:1-4
The elders which are among you I exhort, who am also an elder, and a witness of the sufferings of Christ, and also a partaker of the glory that shall be revealed:
1 Peter 4:9-10
Use hospitality one to another without grudging.
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