Proffer
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (v. t.) To offer for acceptance; to propose to give; to make a tender of; as, to proffer a gift; to proffer services; to proffer friendship.

2. (v. t.) To essay or attempt of one's own accord; to undertake, or propose to undertake.

3. (n.) An offer made; something proposed for acceptance by another; a tender; as, proffers of peace or friendship.

4. (n.) Essay; attempt.

Greek
3936. paristemi -- to place beside, to present, stand by, appear
... Or prolonged paristano (par-is-tan'-o) from para and histemi; to stand beside, ie
(transitively) to exhibit, proffer, (specially), recommend, (figuratively ...
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"The Love that Made Him to Suffer Passeth So Far all his Pains as ...
... For though the sweet manhood of Christ might suffer but once, the goodness in Him
may never cease of proffer: every day He is ready to the same, if it might be ...
/.../julian/revelations of divine love/chapter xxii the love that.htm

'Give Me to Drink'
... 'I that speak unto thee am He.' That is to say, the kindling of desire, the proffer
of the all-satisfying gift, the quickening of conscience, the revelation of ...
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The Eighth Book
... Must we accede to the will of wicked men? Or if they wish even empty praise conferred
on them, is it fitting to proffer silly and meaningless eulogies? ...
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"Thus was I Learned to Choose Jesus for My Heaven, whom I Saw Only ...
... of fiends. Then had Ia proffer in my reason, [73] as if it had been friendly
said to me: Look up to Heaven to His Father. And then ...
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Old Truth for a New Epoch
... to his prayer. Why was he thus certain? Because he recognised that the
impulse to proffer the sign came from God. We know little ...
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The Perfection of Believers in this Life
... Augustine to be this""that man could fulfill the law of God by his own proffer strength
and ability; but with still "greater facility by means of the grace ...
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Come, My Soul, Awake, 'tis Morning,
... As it knoweth. Darkness smitten by these rays. Soul, thy incense also proffer;
Thou shouldst offer. Praise to Him, who from thy head. ...
/.../winkworth/lyra germanica the christian year/iii come my soul awake.htm

Whether it is for the Chief Pontiff to Draw up the Symbol of the ...
... Ephesus (p.2, act.6 in decreto de fide.): "After the Nicene Symbol had been read,
the holy synod decreed that it was unlawful for anyone to proffer, write, or ...
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Innovations of Eudoxius Censured in a Letter Written by George ...
... In order to proffer this request to the emperor, they sent to him a deputation composed
of the following bishops: Basil, bishop of Ancyra; Eustathius, bishop ...
/.../chapter xiii innovations of eudoxius censured.htm

Thou Didst Deal with Me, that I Should be Persuaded to Go to Rome. ...
... my earthly dwelling for the salvation of my soul, at Carthage didst goad me, that
I might thereby be torn from it; and at Rome didst proffer me allurements ...
/.../augustine/the confessions of saint augustine/chapter viii thou didst deal.htm

Thesaurus
Proffer (1 Occurrence)
... 1. (vt) To offer for acceptance; to propose to give; to make a tender of; as,
to proffer a gift; to proffer services; to proffer friendship. ...
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Offer (403 Occurrences)
... in marriage. 3. (vt) To present in words; to proffer; to make a proposal
of; to suggest; as, to offer an opinion. With the infinitive ...
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Profession (9 Occurrences)

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Repulse (2 Occurrences)
... enemy. 2. (vt) To repel by discourtesy, coldness, or denial; to reject;
to send away; as, to repulse a suitor or a proffer. 3. (n ...
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Midday (11 Occurrences)
... Isaiah 58:10 and thou proffer thy soul to the hungry, and satisfy the afflicted
soul: then shall thy light rise in the darkness, and thine obscurity be as ...
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Proffereth (1 Occurrence)

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Prefer (10 Occurrences)
... carry or bring (something) forward, or before one; hence, to bring for consideration,
acceptance, judgment, etc.; to offer; to present; to proffer; to address ...
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Concordance
Proffer (1 Occurrence)

Isaiah 58:10
and thou proffer thy soul to the hungry, and satisfy the afflicted soul: then shall thy light rise in the darkness, and thine obscurity be as midday;
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