Benevolence
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Topical Bible Verses
Matthew 12:35
A good man out of the good treasure of the heart brings forth good things: and an evil man out of the evil treasure brings forth evil things.
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Luke 6:45
A good man out of the good treasure of his heart brings forth that which is good; and an evil man out of the evil treasure of his heart brings forth that which is evil: for of the abundance of the heart his mouth speaks.
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John 10:11
I am the good shepherd: the good shepherd gives his life for the sheep.
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Matthew 7:18
A good tree cannot bring forth evil fruit, neither can a corrupt tree bring forth good fruit.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (n.) The disposition to do good; good will; charitableness; love of mankind, accompanied with a desire to promote their happiness.

2. (n.) An act of kindness; good done; charity given.

3. (n.) A species of compulsory contribution or tax, which has sometimes been illegally exacted by arbitrary kings of England, and falsely represented as a gratuity.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
BENEVOLENCE

be-nev'-o-lens: the King James Version translation of phrase in Textus Receptus of the New Testament of 1 Corinthians 7:3, rejected by the Revised Version (British and American) which following Westcott and Hort, The New Testament in Greek translates Greek opheile, "due." This reference to the marriage relation is explained in 7:4. Compare Exodus 21:10.

Greek
5363. philanthropia -- love for mankind, kindness
... Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: philanthropia Phonetic Spelling:
(fil-an-thro-pee'-ah) Short Definition: love of mankind, benevolence Definition: ...
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26. agape -- love, goodwill
... goodwill. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: agape Phonetic Spelling:
(ag-ah'-pay) Short Definition: love Definition: love, benevolence, good will ...
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2133. eunoia -- goodwill
... benevolence, good will. From the same as eunoeo; kindness; euphemistically, conjugal
duty -- benevolence, good will. see GREEK eunoeo. (eunoias) -- 1 Occurrence ...
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Library

Twenty-Third Day. Benevolence.
... Twenty-third Day. BENEVOLENCE. "Who ... misery. Benevolence brought Him from heaven;
benevolence followed His steps wherever He went on earth. ...
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Active Benevolence.
... MORNING AND EVENING HYMNS. 1003. " Active Benevolence. 1003. 7s. M.6l.
Anonymous. Active Benevolence. 1 In the morning sow thy ...
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Christian Benevolence of Atticus Bishop of Constantinople. He ...
... Book VII. Chapter XXV."Christian Benevolence of Atticus Bishop of
Constantinople. He registers John's Name in the Diptychs. His ...
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Of the Love of Benevolence which we Exercise Towards Our Saviour ...
... BOOK V. OF THE TWO PRINCIPAL EXERCISES OF HOLY LOVE WHICH CONSIST IN COMPLACENCY
AND BENEVOLENCE. CHAPTER VI. OF THE LOVE OF BENEVOLENCE ...
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How Holy Benevolence Produces the Praise of the Divine Well ...
... BOOK V. OF THE TWO PRINCIPAL EXERCISES OF HOLY LOVE WHICH CONSIST IN COMPLACENCY
AND BENEVOLENCE. CHAPTER VIII. HOW HOLY BENEVOLENCE ...
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How Benevolence Makes us Call all Creatures to the Praise of God.
... BOOK V. OF THE TWO PRINCIPAL EXERCISES OF HOLY LOVE WHICH CONSIST IN
COMPLACENCY AND BENEVOLENCE. CHAPTER IX. HOW BENEVOLENCE MAKES ...
/.../francis/treatise on the love of god/chapter ix how benevolence makes.htm

Whether the Love which is an Act of Charity is the Same as ...
... Article Two Whether the Love which is an Act of Charity is the Same as Benevolence.
Whether the Love which is an Act of Charity is the Same as Benevolence ...
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Of the Conformity of Submission which Proceeds from the Love of ...
... AND INSPIRATIONS. CHAPTER II. OF THE CONFORMITY OF SUBMISSION WHICH PROCEEDS
FROM THE LOVE OF BENEVOLENCE. Complacency then draws ...
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Of the Sovereign Praise which God Gives unto Himself, and How we ...
... BOOK V. OF THE TWO PRINCIPAL EXERCISES OF HOLY LOVE WHICH CONSIST IN
COMPLACENCY AND BENEVOLENCE. CHAPTER XII. OF THE SOVEREIGN ...
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How we Practise the Love of Benevolence in the Praises which Our ...
... BOOK V. OF THE TWO PRINCIPAL EXERCISES OF HOLY LOVE WHICH CONSIST IN
COMPLACENCY AND BENEVOLENCE. CHAPTER XI. HOW WE PRACTISE THE ...
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Thesaurus
Benevolence (2 Occurrences)
... gratuity. Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. BENEVOLENCE. be-nev ... 10. Multi-Version
Concordance Benevolence (2 Occurrences). 1 Corinthians ...
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Kindness (295 Occurrences)
... man. Brotherhood is first known as the relation between sons of the same
parent, a relation of tender affection and benevolence. ...
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Brotherly (8 Occurrences)
... man. Brotherhood is first known as the relation between sons of the same
parent, a relation of tender affection and benevolence. ...
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Love (703 Occurrences)
... man. Brotherhood is first known as the relation between sons of the same
parent, a relation of tender affection and benevolence. ...
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Goodness (83 Occurrences)
... his creatures according to their various circumstances and relations (Psalm
145:8, 9; 103:8; 1 John 4:8). Viewed generally, it is benevolence; as exercised ...
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Ethics
... system. Purity is purity, and benevolencebenevolence, and both are
excellences, whether manifested in a heathen or a Christian. ...
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Wisdom (320 Occurrences)
... Lying and injustice are denounced on almost every page of the literature, and unceasing
emphasis is laid on the necessity for benevolence (Psalm 37:21; Psalm ...
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Kind (290 Occurrences)
... benignant; gracious. 4. (superl.) Proceeding from, or characterized by, goodness,
gentleness, or benevolence; as, a kind act. 5. (superl ...
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Unkind (7 Occurrences)
... 3. (a.) Wanting in kindness, sympathy, benevolence, gratitude, or the like; cruel;
harsh; unjust; ungrateful. Multi-Version Concordance Unkind (7 Occurrences). ...
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Universal (7 Occurrences)
... the whole number, quantity, or space; unlimited; general; all-reaching; all-pervading;
as, universal ruin; universal good; universal benevolence or benefice. ...
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Bible Concordance
Benevolence (2 Occurrences)

1 Corinthians 7:3 Let the husband render unto the wife due benevolence: and likewise also the wife unto the husband.
(KJV WBS YLT)

Galatians 5:22 The Spirit, on the other hand, brings a harvest of love, joy, peace; patience towards others, kindness, benevolence;
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Benevolence

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