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Strong's No.:G4291
Greek:προΐ́στημι
Transliteration:proistēmi
Pronunciation:pro-is'-tay-mee
Definition:From G4253 and G2476; to stand before that is (in rank) to preside or (by implication) to practise: - maintain be over rule.
Occurences:
maintain(2)over(1)rule(2)ruleth(2)
ruling(1)   
Search results in alphabetical order: 8 verses found:
Bible WordReferenceVerse
maintainTit 3:8 This is a faithful saying, and these things I will that thou affirm constantly, that they which have believed in God might be careful to maintain good works. These things are good and profitable unto men.
maintainTit 3:14 And let ours also learn to maintain good works for necessary uses, that they be not unfruitful.
over1 Th 5:12 And we beseech you, brethren, to know them which labour among you, and are over you in the Lord, and admonish you;
rule1 Tim 3:5 (For if a man know not how to rule his own house, how shall he take care of the church of God?)
rule1 Tim 5:17 Let the elders that rule well be counted worthy of double honour, especially they who labour in the word and doctrine.
rulethRom 12:8 Or he that exhorteth, on exhortation: he that giveth, let him do it with simplicity; he that ruleth, with diligence; he that sheweth mercy, with cheerfulness.
ruleth1 Tim 3:4 One that ruleth well his own house, having his children in subjection with all gravity;
ruling1 Tim 3:12 Let the deacons be the husbands of one wife, ruling their children and their own houses well.
   
 

Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.

 

 

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