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Strong's G1849 - exousia
Outline of Biblical Usage
1) power of choice, liberty of doing as one pleases
a) leave or permission
2) physical and mental power
a) the ability or strength with which one is endued, which he either possesses or exercises
3) the power of authority (influence) and of right (privilege)
4) the power of rule or government (the power of him whose will and commands must be submitted to by others and obeyed)
1) authority over mankind
1) the power of judicial decisions
2) of authority to manage domestic affairs
1) a thing subject to authority or rule
2) one who possesses authority
a) a ruler, a human magistrate
b) the leading and more powerful among created beings superior to man, spiritual potentates
d) a sign of the husband's authority over his wife
1) the veil with which propriety required a women to cover herself
e) the sign of regal authority, a crown
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Authorized Version (KJV) Translation Count — Total: 103
Concordance Results Using NKJV
Strong's G1849 - exousia
||for He taught them as one having authority, and not as the scribes.
||"For I also am a man under authority, having soldiers under me. And I say to this [one], 'Go,' and he goes; and to another, 'Come,' and he comes; and to my servant, 'Do this,' and he does [it]."
||"But that you may know that the Son of Man has power on earth to forgive sins"--then He said to the paralytic, "Arise, take up your bed, and go to your house."
||Now when the multitudes saw [it], they marveled and glorified God, who had given such power to men.
||And when He had called His twelve disciples to [Him], He gave them power [over] unclean spirits, to cast them out, and to heal all kinds of sickness and all kinds of disease.
||Now when He came into the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people confronted Him as He was teaching, and said, "By what authority are You doing these things? And who gave You this authority?"
||But Jesus answered and said to them, "I also will ask you one thing, which if you tell Me, I likewise will tell you by what authority I do these things:
||So they answered Jesus and said, "We do not know." And He said to them, "Neither will I tell you by what authority I do these things.
||And Jesus came and spoke to them, saying, "All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth.
||And they were astonished at His teaching, for He taught them as one having authority, and not as the scribes.
||Then they were all amazed, so that they questioned among themselves, saying, "What is this? What new doctrine [is] this? For with authority He commands even the unclean spirits, and they obey Him."
||"But that you may know that the Son of Man has power on earth to forgive sins"--He said to the paralytic,
||and to have power to heal sicknesses and to cast out demons:
||And He called the twelve to [Himself], and began to send them out two [by] two, and gave them power over unclean spirits.
||And they said to Him, "By what authority are You doing these things? And who gave You this authority to do these things?"
||But Jesus answered and said to them, "I also will ask you one question; then answer Me, and I will tell you by what authority I do these things:
||So they answered and said to Jesus, "We do not know." And Jesus answered and said to them, "Neither will I tell you by what authority I do these things."
||"[It is] like a man going to a far country, who left his house and gave authority to his servants, and to each his work, and commanded the doorkeeper to watch.
||And the devil said to Him, "All this authority I will give You, and their glory; for [this] has been delivered to me, and I give it to whomever I wish.
||And they were astonished at His teaching, for His word was with authority.
||Then they were all amazed and spoke among themselves, saying, "What a word this [is]! For with authority and power He commands the unclean spirits, and they come out."
||"But that you may know that the Son of Man has power on earth to forgive sins"--He said to the man who was paralyzed, "I say to you, arise, take up your bed, and go to your house."
||"For I also am a man placed under authority, having soldiers under me. And I say to one, 'Go,' and he goes; and to another, 'Come,' and he comes; and to my servant, 'Do this,' and he does [it]."
||Then He called His twelve disciples together and gave them power and authority over all demons, and to cure diseases.
||"Behold, I give you the authority to trample on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy, and nothing shall by any means hurt you.
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