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1 Timothy 5:23
Drink no longer water, but use a little wine for your stomach's sake and your often infirmities.

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (n.) Temperance; the act of imposing due restraint.

2. (n.) The state or quality of being moderate.

3. (n.) Calmness of mind; equanimity; as, to bear adversity with moderation.

4. (n.) The first public examinations for degrees at the University of Oxford; -- usually contracted to mods.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

mod-er-a'-shun (to epieikes): The word occurs once in the King James Version, Philippians 4:5.

4996. sophronos -- with sound mind
... sound mind. Part of Speech: Adverb Transliteration: sophronos Phonetic Spelling:
(so-fron'-oce) Short Definition: soberly, with moderation Definition: soberly ...
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1933. epieikes -- seemly, equitable, yielding
... gentle, moderation, patient. From epi and eiko; appropriate, ie (by implication)
mild -- gentle, moderation, patient. see GREEK epi. see GREEK eiko. ...
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4994. sophronizo -- to recall one to his senses, admonish
... This radical-moderation requires a perspective that is eclectic, combining the
legitimate extremities of truth from both sides of a matter. ...
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2165. euphraino -- to cheer, make merry
... 2165 -- (from 2095 , "good" and 5424 , "moderation as personal ") -- properly, having
a merry outlook (cheery state of mind) because feeling the sense of ...
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5012. tapeinophrosune -- lowliness of mind, humility
... 5012 (a noun, derived from 5011 , "low, humble" and 5424 , "moderation as by inner
perspective") -- properly, ; , "" of human pride (self-government); that of ...
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Strong's Hebrew
5432. sese -- to drive away
... root Definition to drive away NASB Word Usage banishing (1). measure. For c'ah;
measurement, ie Moderation -- measure. see HEBREW c'ah. 5431, 5432. ...
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... CHRISTIAN CHARACTER AND LIFE. 402. " Moderation. 402. CM Needham. Moderation.
1 Happy the man whose cautious steps Still keep ...
// for christian devotion/402 moderation.htm

Moderation. March 25.
... Moderation. March 25. Let us pray for that great"I had almost said that
crowning grace and virtue of Moderation, what St. Paul ...
// thoughts /moderation march 25.htm

And with what Moderation and Self-Restraint those Men Used their ...
... Book 3 Chapter 31. And with what moderation and self-restraint those men
used their wives appears chiefly in� 31. And with what ...
/.../augustine/on christian doctrine in four books/chapter 31 and with what.htm

August 24. "Let Your Moderation be Known unto all Men" (Phil. Iv. ...
... AUGUST 24. "Let your moderation be known unto all men" (Phil. iv. 5). "Let
your moderation be known unto all men" (Philippians 4:5). ...
/.../simpson/days of heaven upon earth /august 24 let your moderation.htm

Exhortations to Earnestness and Moderation.
... Chapter I."Exhortations to earnestness and moderation. I Exhort thee in God, that
thou add [speed] to thy course, and that thou vindicate thy dignity. ...
/.../chapter i exhortations to earnestness and.htm

On Temperance and Its Chief Parts, Especially Tranquillity of Mind ...
... by St. Ambrose, Bishop of Milan. Book I. Chapter XLIII. On temperance and its
chief parts, especially tranquillity of mind and moderation...
/.../ambrose/works and letters of st ambrose/chapter xliii on temperance and.htm

Touching Next Upon the Training of a virgin, He Speaks of ...
... Book III. Chapter II. Touching next upon the training of a virgin, he
speaks of moderation in food and� Touching next upon the ...
/.../ambrose/works and letters of st ambrose/chapter ii touching next upon.htm

We must not Lie, Even for the Sake of Moderation. The Praise of ...
... A Treatise on nature and grace, against pelagius; Chapter 38 [XXXIV.]"We
Must Not Lie, Even for the Sake of Moderation. The Praise ...
/.../augustine/anti-pelagian writings/chapter 38 xxxiv we must not.htm

Whether Temperance is Only About Desires and Pleasures?
... Objection 3: Further, according to Ambrose (De Offic. i, 43) "the grace of
moderation belongs to temperance": and Tully says (De Offic. ...
/.../aquinas/summa theologica/whether temperance is only about.htm

Whether the Parts of Temperance are Rightly Assigned?
... many more parts of temperance: for he says that "temperance results in modesty,
shamefacedness, abstinence, chastity, honesty, moderation, lowliness, sobriety ...
/.../aquinas/summa theologica/whether the parts of temperance.htm

Moderation (1 Occurrence)
... 2. (n.) The state or quality of being moderate. 3. (n.) Calmness of mind;
equanimity; as, to bear adversity with moderation. ...MODERATION. ...
/m/moderation.htm - 7k

Moderately (1 Occurrence)
... In Philippians 4:5 the King James Version, toe pieikes is translated
moderation: "Let your moderation be known unto all men. The ...
/m/moderately.htm - 10k

Temperance (3 Occurrences)
... 1. (vt) Habitual moderation in regard to the indulgence of the natural appetites
and passions; restrained or moderate indulgence; moderation; as, temperance in ...
/t/temperance.htm - 12k

Gentleness (17 Occurrences)
... so also Psalm 18:35, where the word is `anwah "humility," "gentleness," or
"condescension." In the New Testament epieikeia ("fairness," "moderation," in Acts ...
/g/gentleness.htm - 13k

... Sirach 31:12-18). Moderation in eating is necessary for health as well as
for appearance' sake (Sirach 31:19-22). Mourning for the ...
/s/sirach.htm - 34k

Gamaliel (7 Occurrences)
... apostles were brought before the council, charged with preaching the resurrection
of Jesus, as a zealous Pharisee Gamaliel councelled moderation and calmness. ...
/g/gamaliel.htm - 13k

Temper (14 Occurrences)
... temper; a fretful temper. 10. (n.) Calmness of mind; moderation; equanimity;
composure; as, to keep one's temper. 11. (n.) Heat of ...
/t/temper.htm - 13k

Repose (8 Occurrences)
... 9. (n.) A rest; a pause. 10. (v.) That harmony or moderation which affords rest
for the eye; -- opposed to the scattering and division of a subject into too ...
/r/repose.htm - 9k

Excess (20 Occurrences)
... 2. (n.) An undue indulgence of the appetite; transgression of proper moderation
in natural gratifications; intemperance; dissipation. ...
/e/excess.htm - 12k

Measure (269 Occurrences)
... 5. (n.) Extent or degree not excessive or beyond bounds; moderation; due restraint;
esp. in the phrases, in measure; with measure; without or beyond measure. ...
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