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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (a.) Acting; -- opposed to patient, or sustaining, action.

2. (n.) One who exerts power, or has the power to act; an actor.

3. (n.) One who acts for, or in the place of, another, by authority from him; one entrusted with the business of another; a substitute; a deputy; a factor.

4. (n.) An active power or cause; that which has the power to produce an effect; as, a physical, chemical, or medicinal agent; as, heat is a powerful agent.

Greek
3316. mesites -- an arbitrator, a mediator
... Spelling: (mes-ee'-tace) Short Definition: a mediator, go-between Definition: (a)
a mediator, intermediary, (b) a go-between, arbiter, agent of something good. ...
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4233. praktor -- one who does or accomplishes
... 4233 -- properly, a finance agent; "a bailiff or constable" working in a court
in antiquity (); "an officer (usher) of the court" (Souter). ...
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3623. oikonomos -- the manager of a household
... and the base of nomos; a house-distributor (ie Manager), or overseer, ie An employee
in that capacity; by extension, a fiscal agent (treasurer); figuratively ...
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1783. enteuxis -- a petition, ie spec. supplication
... (see Thayer, 5177 ). Thus biblical intercession centers in waiting upon the Lord
to learn what (is His will) -- ie guiding the believer to act as His agent. ...
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Library

A Free Agent Enslaved.
... May we Pray With Assurance for the Conversion of Our Loved Ones A Free Agent
Enslaved. One of the questions that is more often asked ...
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Whether God Works in Every Agent?
... OF THE CHANGE OF CREATURES BY GOD (EIGHT ARTICLES) Whether God works in every agent?
Objection 1: It would seem that God does not work in every agent. ...
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That the Self-Existent Being must be a Free Agent.
... IX. Proposition IX. That the self-existent being must be a free agent.
The self-existent and original cause of all things, is not ...
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Heracleon's view that the Logos is not the Agent of Creation.
... Book II. 8. Heracleon's View that the Logos is Not the Agent of Creation.
It was, I consider, a violent and unwarranted procedure ...
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Adorable and Eternal God! Hast Thou Made Me a Free Agent! and ...
... THE FOURTH CENTURY 43 O Adorable and Eternal God! Hast Thou made me a free agent! ...
O Adorable and Eternal God! Hast Thou made me a free agent! ...
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Christ as Righteousness; as the Demiurge, the Agent of the Good ...
... Book I. 40. Christ as Righteousness; As the Demiurge, the Agent of the
Good God, and as High-Priest. Having expiscated the "to us ...
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Whether God is the Final Cause of all Things?
... end. Objection 2: Further, the end of generation, and the form of the
thing generated, and the agent cannot be identical (Phys. ...
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Whether Holy Men who are not Priests have the Keys?
... I answer that, There is this difference between a principal and an instrumental
agent, that the latter does not produce, in the effect, its own likeness, but ...
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Whether There is Only one Moral virtue?
... stated above ([1552]Q[54], A[2]). Again, the species of the object of appetite,
as of any thing, depends on its specific form which it receives from the agent. ...
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Whether Good Can be the Cause of Evil?
... For a heavy thing is not moved upwards except by some impelling force; nor
does an agent fail in its action except from some impediment. ...
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Thesaurus
Agent (4 Occurrences)
... 4. (n.) An active power or cause; that which has the power to produce an effect;
as, a physical, chemical, or medicinal agent; as, heat is a powerful agent. ...
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Agency (4 Occurrences)
... 2. (n.) The office of an agent, or factor; the relation between a principal and
his agent; business of one entrusted with the concerns of another. ...
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Effect (173 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (n.) A result brought about by a cause or agent; a
consequence; as, a law goes into effect; sun has a negative effect on skin. ...
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Destroyer (23 Occurrences)
... Easton's Bible Dictionary (Exodus 12:23), the agent employed in the killing of
the first-born; the destroying angel or messenger of God. (Comp. ...
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Chance (78 Occurrences)
... 1. (n.) A supposed material or psychical agent or mode of activity other than a
force, law, or purpose; fortune; fate; -- in this sense often personified. ...
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Exaltation (9 Occurrences)
... egz-ol-ta'-shun: I. THE RESURRECTION 1. Its Glorification of Christ 2. Resurrection
Body-Identity, Change, Present Locality 3. The Agent of the Resurrection II ...
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Divination (25 Occurrences)
... Artificial divination depends on the skill of the agent in reading and
in interpreting certain signs called omens. See AUGURY. In ...
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Doer (25 Occurrences)
... 1. (vt & i.) One who does; one performs or executes; one who is wont and ready to
act; an actor; an agent. 2. (vt & i.) An agent or attorney; a factor. ...
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Minister (150 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary. 1. (n.) A servant; a subordinate; an officer or
assistant of inferior rank; hence, an agent, an instrument. ...
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Medicine (4 Occurrences)
... 2. (n.) Any substance administered in the treatment of disease; a remedial agent;
a remedy; physic. 3. (n.) A philter or love potion. 4. (n.) A physician. ...
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Concordance
Agent (4 Occurrences)

Romans 13:4
for he is a servant of God to you for good. But if you do that which is evil, be afraid, for he doesn't bear the sword in vain; for he is a servant of God, an avenger for wrath to him who does evil.
(See NIV)

Galatians 2:17
But if while we are seeking in Christ acquittal from guilt we ourselves are convicted of sin, Christ then encourages us to sin! No, indeed.
(See RSV)

Nehemiah 11:24
Pethahiah the son of Meshezabel, of the children of Zerah the son of Judah, was at the king's hand in all matters concerning the people.
(See NIV)

Isaiah 28:2
See, the Lord has a strong and cruel one; like a rain of ice, a storm of destruction, like the overflowing of a strong river, he will violently overcome them.
(See NAS)

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