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(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Receive.
4356. proslempsis -- a receiving
... a receiving. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: proslempsis Phonetic
Spelling: (pros'-lape-sis) Short Definition: a receiving Definition: a ...
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3028. lepsis -- receiving.
... receiving. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: lepsis Phonetic Spelling:
(lape'-sis) Short Definition: a receiving Definition: a receiving. ...
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3336. metalempsis -- taking, receiving, sharing
... taking, receiving, sharing. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: metalempsis
Phonetic Spelling: (met-al'-ape-sis) Short Definition: participation ...
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3025a. lempsis -- receiving
... lempsis. 3025b . receiving. Transliteration: lempsis Short Definition: receiving.
Word Origin from lambano Definition receiving NASB Word Usage receiving (1). ...
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1561. ekdoche -- a receiving from, expectation
... a receiving from, expectation. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: ekdoche
Phonetic Spelling: (ek-dokh-ay') Short Definition: a waiting for ...
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3025. lenos -- receiving
... receiving. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: lenos Phonetic Spelling:
(lay-nos') Short Definition: a winepress Definition: a trough, vat, winepress ...
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3107. makarios -- blessed, happy
... 3107 ("blessed") describes a believer in ("fortunate") position from receiving () --
which (literally) ("make long, large") His grace (benefits). ...
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1209. dechomai -- to receive
... 1209 () is used of people God (His offers), like receiving and sharing in
His salvation (1 Thes 2:13) and thoughts (Eph 6:17). 1209 ...
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2603. katabrabeuo -- to give judgment against
... 2603 ("to deprive") refers to discouraging (misleading) believers, diverting
them from their full potential for receiving their (cf. ...
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587. apodektos -- acceptable
... 587 () looks back to the that prompts the glad receiving (note the prefix, ).
For the believer, this is God Himself (His grace). See 588 (). ...
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Strong's Hebrew
4727. miqqach -- a taking, receiving
... 4726, 4727. miqqach. 4728 . a taking, receiving. Transliteration: miqqach
Phonetic Spelling: (mik-kawkh') Short Definition: taking. ...
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3947. laqach -- to take
... married* (6), marries (1), marry (5), obtain (1), placed (2), procured (2), put
(1), raise (3), receive (20), received (12), receives (3), receiving (1), seize ...
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Receiving and Forbidding
... RECEIVING AND FORBIDDING. 'And He came to Capernaum: and being in the house He asked
them, What was it that ye disputed among yourselves by the way? 34. ...
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Receiving and Rejecting.
... XL. RECEIVING AND REJECTING. 3rd Sunday after Trinity. S. Luke, xv.2. ... SUBJECT."Christ
is not always to be regarded as the Saviour receiving sinners. ...
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Of the Use or Receiving of this Sacrament in General (Twelve ...
nocturnal pollution prevents man from receiving this sacrament? ...
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Whether the Intention of Receiving the Sacrament of Baptism is ...
... OF THOSE WHO RECEIVE BAPTISM (TWELVE ARTICLES) Whether the intention of receiving
the sacrament of Baptism is required on the part of the one baptized? ...
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Asking and Receiving
... CHAPTER 10 ASKING AND RECEIVING. ASKING AND RECEIVING ". . . ... The two halves which
make up the whole of prayer are the asking and the receiving. ...
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On Receiving Members.
... RELIGIOUS EXULTATION. 661. " On Receiving Members. 661. LM Anonymous.
On Receiving Members. 1 Lord, we adore thy wondrous grace ...
/.../adams/hymns for christian devotion/661 on receiving members.htm

On Receiving this Epistle, Archelaus was Astonished at the Man's ...
... 41 On receiving this epistle, Archelaus was astonished at the man's boldness.? On
receiving this epistle, Archelaus was astonished at the man's boldness. ...
/.../41 on receiving this epistle.htm

On Receiving the Epistle, Then, Marcellus Opened It, and Read it ...
... 5 On receiving the epistle, then, Marcellus opened it, and read it in the
presence of? On receiving the epistle, then, Marcellus ...
/.../5 on receiving the epistle.htm

Whether a Man Should be Debarred from Receiving Orders on Account ...
be debarred from receiving Orders on account of homicide? ...
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Twenty-Fifth Day. Receiving Sinners.
... Twenty-fifth Day. RECEIVING SINNERS. "This man receiveth sinners.""Luke,
xv.2. The ironical taunt of proud and censorious Pharisees ...
/.../macduff/the mind of jesus/twenty-fifth day receiving sinners.htm

Receiving (72 Occurrences)
...Receiving (72 Occurrences). Matthew 10:40 He who is receiving you doth receive me,
and he who is receiving me doth receive Him who sent me, (YLT). ...
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Reception (5 Occurrences)
... 1. (n.) The act of receiving; receipt; admission; as, the reception of food into
the stomach; the reception of a letter; the reception of sensation or ideas ...
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Receipt (3 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (n.) The act of receiving; reception. ... 3. (n.)
Capability of receiving; capacity. 4. (n.) Place of receiving. ...
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Receiver (1 Occurrence)
... 4. (n.) A vessel connected with an alembic, a retort, or the like, for
receiving and condensing the product of distillation. 5. (n ...
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Capacity (5 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (n.) The power of receiving or containing; extent of
room or space; passive power; -- used in reference to physical things. ...
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Female (95 Occurrences)
... 5. (a.) Having pistils and no stamens; pistillate; or, in cryptogamous plants, capable
of receiving fertilization. Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. FEMALE. ...
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Tiberius (1 Occurrence)
... by Augustus. From this date on Tiberius came more and more into prominence,
receiving the tribunician power for 10 years. 3. Reign ...
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Apollos (11 Occurrences)
... Upon receiving further instruction from Priscilla and Aquila (Acts 18:26), Apollos
extended his mission to Achaia, being encouraged thereto by the brethren of ...
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Acceptable (48 Occurrences)
... ak-sept', ak-sep'-ta-b'-l, ak-sep-ta'-shun: "To receive with favor," "to take pleasure
in"; "well-pleasing"; "the act of receiving." Accept, used (1) of ...
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Receives (43 Occurrences)
... receives his witness. (WEB WEY DBY NAS RSV). John 3:33 he who is receiving
his testimony did seal that God is true; (See RSV). John 4:36 ...
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Receiving (72 Occurrences)

Matthew 10:40
He who is receiving you doth receive me, and he who is receiving me doth receive Him who sent me,

Matthew 10:41
he who is receiving a prophet in the name of a prophet, shall receive a prophet's reward, and he who is receiving a righteous man in the name of a righteous man, shall receive a righteous man's reward,

Matthew 13:14
And in regard to them the prophecy of Isaiah is receiving signal fulfilment: "'You will hear and hear and by no means understand, and you will look and look and by no means see.

Matthew 13:20
And that sown on the rocky places, this is he who is hearing the word, and immediately with joy is receiving it,

Matthew 14:13
Upon receiving these tidings, Jesus went away by boat to an uninhabited and secluded district; but the people heard of it and followed Him in crowds from the towns by land.

Matthew 17:24
And they having come to Capernaum, those receiving the didrachms came near to Peter, and said, 'Your teacher -- doth he not pay the didrachms?' He saith, 'Yes.'

Matthew 20:11
And on receiving it they murmured against the master of the house,

Mark 4:33
With many such parables He used to speak the Message to them according to their capacity for receiving it.

Mark 5:26
and had undergone many different treatments under a number of doctors and had spent all she had without receiving benefit but on the contrary growing worse,

Luke 4:18
The Spirit of the Lord 'is' upon me, Because He did anoint me; To proclaim good news to the poor, Sent me to heal the broken of heart, To proclaim to captives deliverance, And to blind receiving of sight, To send away the bruised with deliverance,

Luke 6:24
"But woe to you who are rich! For you have received your consolation.
(See NAS)

Luke 8:4
And when a great crowd was assembling, and was receiving additions from one town after another, He spoke a parable to them.

Luke 9:11
But the immense crowd, aware of this, followed Him; and receiving them kindly He proceeded to speak to them of the Kingdom of God, and those who needed to be restored to health, He cured.

Luke 9:51
And it came to pass when the days of his receiving up were fulfilled, that he stedfastly set his face to go to Jerusalem.

Luke 16:25
"'Remember, my child,' said Abraham, 'that you had all your good things during your lifetime, and that Lazarus in like manner had his bad things. But, now and here, he is receiving consolation and you are in agony.

Luke 18:22
On receiving this answer Jesus said to him, "There is still one thing wanting in you. Sell everything you possess and give the money to the poor, and you shall have wealth in Heaven; and then come, follow me."

Luke 19:15
"It happened when he had come back again, having received the kingdom, that he commanded these servants, to whom he had given the money, to be called to him, that he might know what they had gained by conducting business.
(See NAS)

Luke 23:41
And we indeed are suffering justly, for we are receiving due requital for what we have done. But He has done nothing amiss."

John 3:33
he who is receiving his testimony did seal that God is true;

John 4:36
And he who is reaping doth receive a reward, and doth gather fruit to life age-during, that both he who is sowing and he who is reaping may rejoice together;
(See NAS)

John 5:44
how are ye able -- ye -- to believe, glory from one another receiving, and the glory that 'is' from God alone ye seek not?

John 12:48
He who is rejecting me, and not receiving my sayings, hath one who is judging him, the word that I spake, that will judge him in the last day,

John 13:20
verily, verily, I say to you, he who is receiving whomsoever I may send, doth receive me; and he who is receiving me, doth receive Him who sent me.'

John 13:30
having received, therefore, the morsel, that one immediately went forth, and it was night.

John 19:12
Upon receiving this answer, Pilate was for releasing Him. But the Jews kept shouting, "If you release this man, you are no friend of Caesar's. Every one who sets himself up as king declares himself a rebel against Caesar."

Acts 7:45
which also our fathers, receiving from their predecessors, brought in with Joshua when they entered into possession of the lands of the nations, whom God drove out from the face of our fathers, until the days of David;

Acts 8:17
then were they laying hands on them, and they received the Holy Spirit.
(See NAS)

Acts 9:31
The Church, however, throughout the whole of Judaea, Galilee and Samaria, had peace and was spiritually built up; and grew in numbers, living in the fear of the Lord and receiving encouragement from the Holy Spirit.

Acts 17:11
And these were more noble than those in Thessalonica, receiving the word with all readiness of mind, daily searching the scriptures if these things were so.

Acts 17:15
But those who escorted Paul brought him as far as Athens. Receiving a commandment to Silas and Timothy that they should come to him very quickly, they departed.

Acts 23:21
I beg you not to comply; for more than forty men among them are lying in wait for him, who have solemnly vowed that they will neither eat nor drink till they have assassinated him; and even now they are ready, in anticipation of receiving that promise of you."

Acts 26:18
to open their eyes, to turn 'them' from darkness to light, and 'from' the authority of the Adversary unto God, for their receiving forgiveness of sins, and a lot among those having been sanctified, by faith that 'is' toward me.

Acts 28:30
After this Paul lived for fully two years in a hired house of his own, receiving all who came to see him.

Romans 1:27
Likewise also the men, leaving the natural function of the woman, burned in their lust toward one another, men doing what is inappropriate with men, and receiving in themselves the due penalty of their error.

Romans 5:17
for if by the offence of the one the death did reign through the one, much more those, who the abundance of the grace and of the free gift of the righteousness are receiving, in life shall reign through the one -- Jesus Christ.

Romans 9:4
To them belongs recognition as God's sons, and they have His glorious Presence and the Covenants, and the giving of the Law, and the Temple service, and the ancient Promises.
(See NIV)

Romans 11:15
For if the casting away of them be the reconciling of the world, what shall the receiving of them be, but life from the dead?

Romans 11:31
so now they also have been disobedient at a time when you are receiving mercy; so that to them too there may now be mercy.

1 Corinthians 4:7
For who makes thee to differ? and what hast thou which thou hast not received? but if also thou hast received, why boastest thou as not receiving?

1 Corinthians 12:26
And if one part is suffering, every other part suffers with it; or if one part is receiving special honor, every other part shares in the joy.

2 Corinthians 1:6
But if, on the one hand, we are enduring affliction, it is for your comfort and salvation; and if, on the other hand, we are receiving comfort, it is for your comfort which is produced within you through your patient fortitude under the same sufferings as those which we also are enduring.

2 Corinthians 7:9
Now I rejoice, not in your grief, but because the grief led to repentance; for you sorrowed with a godly sorrow, which prevented you from receiving injury from us in any respect.

2 Corinthians 7:15
and his tender affection is more abundantly toward you, remembering the obedience of you all, how with fear and trembling ye did receive him;
(See NIV)

2 Corinthians 11:4
If indeed some visitor is proclaiming among you another Jesus whom we did not proclaim, or if you are receiving a Spirit different from the One you have already received or a Good News different from that which you have already welcomed, your toleration is admirable!

2 Corinthians 11:8
Other Churches I robbed, receiving pay from them in order to do you service.

Philippians 4:15
You yourselves also know, you Philippians, that in the beginning of the Good News, when I departed from Macedonia, no assembly shared with me in the matter of giving and receiving but you only.

1 Timothy 4:3
forbidding to marry, bidding to abstain from meats, which God has created for receiving with thanksgiving for them who are faithful and know the truth.

Hebrews 2:3
how shall we escape, having neglected so great salvation? which a beginning receiving -- to be spoken through the Lord -- by those having heard was confirmed to us,

Hebrews 7:5
and those, indeed, out of the sons of Levi receiving the priesthood, a command have to take tithes from the people according to the law, that is, their brethren, even though they came forth out of the loins of Abraham;

Hebrews 7:9
and so to speak, through Abraham even Levi who is receiving tithes, hath paid tithes,

Hebrews 10:26
For where we sin wilfully after receiving the knowledge of the truth, there no longer remains any sacrifice for sins,

Hebrews 11:13
In faith died all these, not having received the promises, but from afar having seen them, and having been persuaded, and having saluted 'them', and having confessed that strangers and sojourners they are upon the earth,
(See NAS)

Hebrews 12:28
Therefore, receiving a Kingdom that can't be shaken, let us have grace, through which we serve God acceptably, with reverence and awe,

James 1:21
wherefore having put aside all filthiness and superabundance of evil, in meekness be receiving the engrafted word, that is able to save your souls;

1 Peter 1:9
receiving the result of your faith, the salvation of your souls.

2 Peter 2:13
receiving the wages of unrighteousness; people who count it pleasure to revel in the daytime, spots and blemishes, reveling in their deceit while they feast with you;

3 John 1:7
because for 'His' name they went forth, nothing receiving from the nations;

Revelation 2:17
He who is having an ear -- let him hear what the Spirit saith to the assemblies: To him who is overcoming, I will give to him to eat from the hidden manna, and will give to him a white stone, and upon the stone a new name written, that no one knew except him who is receiving 'it'.

Deuteronomy 33:3
Yea, he loveth the people; All his saints are in thy hand: And they sat down at thy feet; Every one'shall receive of thy words.

2 Samuel 16:12
It may be that Yahweh will look on the wrong done to me, and that Yahweh will repay me good for the cursing of me today."
(See NIV)

2 Samuel 21:4
And the Gibeonites said to him, As to Saul and his house, it is with us no question of receiving silver or gold, neither is it for us to have any man put to death in Israel. And he said, What ye say will I do for you.

2 Kings 5:20
But Gehazi the servant of Elisha the man of God, said, "Behold, my master has spared this Naaman the Syrian, in not receiving at his hands that which he brought. As Yahweh lives, I will run after him, and take something from him."

2 Chronicles 30:16
And they stood in their place after their custom, according to the law of Moses the man of God: the priests sprinkled the blood receiving it from the hand of the Levites.

Esther 2:15
And in the drawing nigh of the turn of Esther -- daughter of Abihail, uncle of Mordecai, whom he had taken to him for a daughter -- to come in unto the king, she hath not sought a thing except that which Hegai eunuch of the king, keeper of the women, saith, and Esther is receiving grace in the eyes of all seeing her.

Psalms 68:18
Thou hast ascended on high, Thou hast led captivity captive; Thou hast received gifts among men, yea, among the rebellious also, that the LORD God might dwell there.
(See RSV)

Proverbs 1:3
For receiving the instruction of wisdom, Righteousness, judgment, and uprightness,

Proverbs 9:7
The instructor of a scorner Is receiving for it -- shame, And a reprover of the wicked -- his blemish.

Proverbs 29:4
A king by judgment establisheth a land, And one receiving gifts throweth it down.

Ezekiel 16:61
And thou hast remembered thy ways, And thou hast been ashamed, In thy receiving thy sisters -- Thine elder with thy younger, And I have given them to thee for daughters, And not by thy covenant.

Ezekiel 16:63
So that thou dost remember, And thou hast been ashamed, And there is not to thee any more an opening of the mouth because of thy shame, In My receiving atonement for thee, For all that thou hast done, An affirmation of the Lord Jehovah!'

Ezekiel 47:13
Thus saith the Lord Jehovah: This shall be the border, whereby ye shall divide the land for inheritance according to the twelve tribes of Israel: Joseph'shall have two portions.
(See JPS)

Malachi 2:13
And this a second time ye do, Covering with tears the altar of Jehovah, With weeping and groaning, Because there is no more turning unto the present, Or receiving of a pleasing thing from your hand.



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Acceptable (48 Occurrences)

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Press (57 Occurrences)

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Suffering (104 Occurrences)

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Regard (230 Occurrences)

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Homage (51 Occurrences)

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Vessel (118 Occurrences)

Visitor (2 Occurrences)

Vice (2 Occurrences)

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Kidron (11 Occurrences)

Kindly (57 Occurrences)

Naomi (25 Occurrences)

Necessarily (3 Occurrences)

Na'aman (15 Occurrences)

Neglecting (6 Occurrences)

Neglected (10 Occurrences)


Nest (22 Occurrences)

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Unseemly (9 Occurrences)

Unction (2 Occurrences)

Unrighteousness (57 Occurrences)

Uninhabited (8 Occurrences)

Unseemliness (4 Occurrences)

Ulai (2 Occurrences)

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Jubilee (25 Occurrences)

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Lampstand (38 Occurrences)

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Geha'zi (11 Occurrences)

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Growing (31 Occurrences)

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Whereby (46 Occurrences)

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Well-pleasingly (1 Occurrence)

Wanting (27 Occurrences)

Instructor (6 Occurrences)

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Immense (11 Occurrences)

Indecent (3 Occurrences)

Interest (35 Occurrences)

Insults (34 Occurrences)

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Inflamed (8 Occurrences)

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Inappropriate (1 Occurrence)

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