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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (v. t.) To contribute to the growth, enlargement, or prosperity of (any process or thing that is in course); to forward; to further; to encourage; to advance; to excite; as, to promote learning; to promote disorder; to promote a business venture.

2. (v. t.) To exalt in station, rank, or honor; to elevate; to raise; to prefer; to advance; as, to promote an officer.

3. (v. i.) To urge on or incite another, as to strife; also, to inform against a person.

3807. paidagogos -- a trainer of boys, ie a tutor
... properly, a , authorized to train (bring) up a child by administering discipline,
chastisement, and instruction, ie doing what was necessary to promote . ...
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4314. pros -- advantageous for, at (denotes local proximity) ...
... 1), across (1), against (21), among (5), around (2), because (2), before (9), beside
(1), end (1), near (4), order (1), pertaining (4), promote (1), referring ...
// - 8k

Strong's Hebrew
6329. puq -- to bring out, furnish, promote
... 6328, 6329. puq. 6330 . to bring out, furnish, promote. Transliteration: puq
Phonetic Spelling: (pook) Short Definition: obtains. Word Origin a prim. ...
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6744. tselach -- to prosper
... promote, prosper. (Aramaic) corresponding to tsalach; to advance (transitive or
intransitive) -- promote, prosper. see HEBREW tsalach. 6743b, 6744. ...
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3513. kabad -- to be heavy, weighty, or burdensome
... heavily, (bring to, come to, do, get, be had in) honour (self), (be) honourable
(man), lade, X more be laid, make self many, nobles, prevail, promote (to honour ...
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7311. rum -- to be high or exalted, rise
... make on, set up on, too) high(-er, one), hold up, levy, lift(-er) up, (be) lofty,
(X a-)loud, mount up, offer (up), + presumptuously, (be) promote(-ion), proud ...
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1431. gadal -- to grow up, become great
... make, wax), great(-er, come, + things), grow(up),increase, lift up,
magnify(-ifical), be much set by, nourish (up), pass, promote, proudly (spoken ...
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To Promote Unity of view
AGENCY. To promote unity of view. To promote unity of view ...
/.../to promote unity of view.htm

How to Promote a Revival.
... LECTURE III. HOW TO PROMOTE A REVIVAL. Text."Break up your fallow ground;
for it is time to seek the Lord, till he come and rain ...
/.../finney/lectures on revivals of religion/lecture iii how to promote.htm

Measures to Promote Revivals.
do exceedingly trouble our city and teach customs which ...
/.../finney/lectures on revivals of religion/lecture xiv measures to promote.htm

Through-The-Week Activities for Boys' Organized Classes
... Manage celebration. Promote class and school picnics. ... Promote musical and dramatic
entertainments in settlements and orphanages. Visit sick boys in hospital. ...
/.../the boy and the sunday school/x through-the-week activities for boys.htm

Upon Compassion. Preached the First Sunday in Lent.
... And it is, in numberless cases, much more in our power to lessen the miseries of
others than to promote their positive happiness, any otherwise than as the ...
/.../butler/human nature/sermon vi upon compassion preached.htm

From the Close of the General Conference of 1828 to the Beginning ...
... they fulfilled their high and weighty trusts gave general satisfaction to the Church,
and tended powerfully to keep up its union, and to promote its peace and ...
/.../chapter 10 from the close.htm

On the Negative Spirit
... It is quite certain the realists like Zola do in one sense promote morality " they
promote it in the sense in which the hangman promotes it, in the sense in ...
// on the negative spirit.htm

Though These Eternal Moral Obligations are Indeed of Themselves ...
... of the whole world.The same thing may likewise further appear from the following
consideration:"Whatever tends directly and certainly to promote the good and ...
/.../ii proposition ii though these.htm

Upon Human Nature.
... self, and tending to private good, his own preservation and happiness; and the nature
of man as having respect to society, and tending to promote public good ...
// nature/sermon i upon human nature.htm

"Bought with a Price"
... therefore glorify God in your body and in your spirit, which are God's." I have
no doubt the intention of our departed brother was to promote God's glory by ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 17 1871/bought with a price.htm

Promote (21 Occurrences)
... or prosperity of (any process or thing that is in course); to forward; to further;
to encourage; to advance; to excite; as, to promote learning; to promote...
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Nourish (16 Occurrences)
... 5. (vt) To educate; to instruct; to bring up; to nurture; to promote the growth
of in attainments. 6. (vi) To promote growth; to furnish nutriment. ...
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Friendly (17 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (a.) Having the temper and disposition of a friend;
disposed to promote the good of another; kind; favorable. ...
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Foster (2 Occurrences)
... 1. (vt) To feed; to nourish; to support; to bring up. 2. (vt) To cherish; to promote
the growth of; to encourage; to sustain and promote; as, to foster genius. ...
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Richly (26 Occurrences)
... is for your sakes, in order that grace, being more richly bestowed because of the
thanksgivings of the increased number, may more and more promote the glory of ...
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Expedient (8 Occurrences)
... 1. (a.) Advantageous; suitable to a purpose, especially to one's own benefit; hastening
or forward; hence, tending to further or promote a proposed object; fit ...
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Promoted (9 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary (imp. & pp) of Promote. Multi-Version Concordance
Promoted (9 Occurrences). Judges 9:9 But the olive tree ...
/p/promoted.htm - 9k

Heresy (2 Occurrences)
... 1. (n.) An opinion held in opposition to the established doctrine, and tending to
promote a division or party, as in politics, literature, philosophy, etc ...
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Promising (5 Occurrences)

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Honor (240 Occurrences)
... them." (See NIV). Numbers 22:17 for I will promote you to very great honor,
and whatever you say to me I will do. Please come therefore ...
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Promote (21 Occurrences)

John 11:4
Jesus received the message and said, "This illness is not to end in death, but is to promote the glory of God, in order that the Son of God may be glorified by it."

Romans 15:7
Habitually therefore give one another a friendly reception, just as Christ also has received you, and thus promote the glory of God.

1 Corinthians 7:35
And this for your own profit I say: not that I may cast a noose upon you, but for the seemliness and devotedness to the Lord, undistractedly,

2 Corinthians 4:15
For everything is for your sakes, in order that grace, being more richly bestowed because of the thanksgivings of the increased number, may more and more promote the glory of God.

2 Corinthians 8:19
And more than that, he is the one who was chosen by the vote of the Churches to travel with us, sharing our commission in the administration of this generous gift to promote the Lord's glory and gratify our own strong desire.

Philippians 1:25
I am convinced of this, and I know that I shall remain, and shall go on working side by side with you all, to promote your progress and joy in the faith;

1 Timothy 1:4
neither to pay attention to myths and endless genealogies, which cause disputes, rather than God's stewardship, which is in faith-

Philemon 1:6
that the fellowship of your faith may become effective, in the knowledge of every good thing which is in us in Christ Jesus.
(See RSV)

Numbers 22:17
for I will promote you to very great honor, and whatever you say to me I will do. Please come therefore, and curse this people for me.'"

Numbers 22:37
Balak said to Balaam, "Didn't I earnestly send to you to call you? Why didn't you come to me? Am I not able indeed to promote you to honor?"

Numbers 24:11
Therefore now flee you to your place! I thought to promote you to great honor; but, behold, Yahweh has kept you back from honor."

Nehemiah 2:10
When Sanballat the Horonite, and Tobiah the servant, the Ammonite, heard of it, it grieved them exceedingly, because a man had come to seek the welfare of the children of Israel.
(See NIV)

Esther 3:1
After these things King Ahasuerus promoted Haman the son of Hammedatha the Agagite, and advanced him, and set his seat above all the princes who were with him.

Job 30:13
They have broken down my path, By my calamity they profit, 'He hath no helper.'
(See RSV)

Psalms 140:8
O Lord, give not the wrongdoer his desire; give him no help in his evil designs, or he may be uplifted in pride. (Selah.)
(See NAS)

Proverbs 4:8
Exalt her, and she shall promote thee: she shall bring thee to honour, when thou dost embrace her.

Proverbs 12:20
Deceit is in the heart of those who plot evil, but joy comes to the promoters of peace.
(Root in WEB NIV)

Proverbs 16:21
The wise in heart shall be called prudent. Pleasantness of the lips promotes instruction.
(Root in WEB NIV)

Proverbs 16:23
The heart of the wise man is the teacher of his mouth, and gives increased learning to his lips.
(See NIV)

Daniel 5:19
and because of the greatness that he gave him, all the peoples, nations, and languages trembled and feared before him: whom he would he killed, and whom he would he kept alive; and whom he would he raised up, and whom he would he put down.
(See NIV)

Habakkuk 1:7
They are terrible and dreadful; their law and their majesty proceed from themselves.
(See NIV)



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Heresy (2 Occurrences)

Promising (5 Occurrences)

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Reward (213 Occurrences)

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Illness (15 Occurrences)

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Forward (252 Occurrences)

Flux (26 Occurrences)

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Further (121 Occurrences)

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Extol (23 Occurrences)

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Prefer (10 Occurrences)

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Breathe (17 Occurrences)

Chimney (1 Occurrence)

Camest (27 Occurrences)

Commission (11 Occurrences)

Cherish (20 Occurrences)

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Alms (13 Occurrences)

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Advance (33 Occurrences)

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