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Lexicon :: Strong's G1577 - ekklēsia

ἐκκλησία
Transliteration
ekklēsia
Pronunciation
ek-klā-sē'-ä (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From a compound of ἐκ (G1537) and a derivative of καλέω (G2564)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:501,394

Trench's Synonyms: i. Ἐκκλησία, συναγωγή, πανήγυρις.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 118x
The KJV translates Strong's G1577 in the following manner: church (115x), assembly (3x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. a gathering of citizens called out from their homes into some public place, an assembly

    1. an assembly of the people convened at the public place of the council for the purpose of deliberating

    2. the assembly of the Israelites

    3. any gathering or throng of men assembled by chance, tumultuously

    4. in a Christian sense

      1. an assembly of Christians gathered for worship in a religious meeting

      2. a company of Christian, or of those who, hoping for eternal salvation through Jesus Christ, observe their own religious rites, hold their own religious meetings, and manage their own affairs, according to regulations prescribed for the body for order's sake

      3. those who anywhere, in a city, village, constitute such a company and are united into one body

      4. the whole body of Christians scattered throughout the earth

      5. the assembly of faithful Christians already dead and received into heaven

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐκκλησία ekklēsía, ek-klay-see'-ah; from a compound of G1537 and a derivative of G2564; a calling out, i.e. (concretely) a popular meeting, especially a religious congregation (Jewish synagogue, or Christian community of members on earth or saints in heaven or both):—assembly, church.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon [?]

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Concordance Results Using NASB

Strong's Number G1577 matches the Greek ἐκκλησία (ekklēsia),
which occurs 114 times in 111 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB
Page 1 / 3 (Mat 16:18–1Co 16:1)

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“I also say to you that you are [fn]Peter, and upon this [fn]rock I will build My church; G1577 and the gates of Hades will not overpower it.

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“If he refuses to listen to them, tell it to the church; G1577 and if he refuses to listen even to the church, G1577 let him be to you as [fn]a Gentile and [fn]a tax collector.

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And great fear came over the whole church, G1577 and over all who heard of these things.

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“This is the one who was in the [fn]congregation G1577 in the wilderness together with the angel who was speaking to him on Mount Sinai, and who was with our fathers; and he received living oracles to pass on to you.

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Saul was in hearty agreement with putting him to death. And on that day a great persecution [fn]began against the church G1577 in Jerusalem, and they were all scattered throughout the regions of Judea and Samaria, except the apostles.

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But Saul began ravaging the church, G1577 entering house after house, and dragging off men and women, he would put them in prison.

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So the church G1577 throughout all Judea and Galilee and Samaria [fn]enjoyed peace, being built up; and going on in the fear of the Lord and in the comfort of the Holy Spirit, it continued to increase.

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The [fn]news about them [fn]reached the ears of the church G1577 at Jerusalem, and they sent Barnabas off [fn]to Antioch.

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and when he had found him, he brought him to Antioch. And for an entire year they [fn]met with the church G1577 and taught considerable [fn]numbers; and the disciples were first called Christians in Antioch.

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Now about that time [fn]Herod the king laid hands on some who belonged to the church G1577 in order to mistreat them.

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So Peter was kept in the prison, but prayer for him was being made fervently by the church G1577 to God.

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Now there were at Antioch, in the church G1577 that was there, prophets and teachers: Barnabas, and Simeon who was called Niger, and Lucius of Cyrene, and Manaen who had been brought up with Herod the tetrarch, and Saul.

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When they had appointed elders for them in every church, G1577 having prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord in whom they had believed.

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When they had arrived and gathered the church G1577 together, they began to report all things that God had done with them and [fn]how He had opened a door of faith to the Gentiles.

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Therefore, being sent on their way by the church, G1577 they were passing through both Phoenicia and Samaria, describing in detail the conversion of the Gentiles, and were bringing great joy to all the brethren.

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When they arrived at Jerusalem, they were received by the church G1577 and the apostles and the elders, and they reported all that God had done with them.

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Then it seemed good to the apostles and the elders, with the whole church, G1577 to choose men from among them to send to Antioch with Paul and Barnabas—Judas called Barsabbas, and Silas, leading men among the brethren,

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And he was traveling through Syria and Cilicia, strengthening the churches. G1577

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So the churches G1577 were being strengthened [fn]in the faith, and were increasing in number daily.

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When he had landed at Caesarea, he went up and greeted the church, G1577 and went down to Antioch.

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So then, some were shouting one thing and some another, for the [fn]assembly G1577 was in confusion and the majority did not know [fn]for what reason they had come together.

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“But if you want anything beyond this, it shall be settled in the [fn]lawful [fn]assembly. G1577

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After saying this he dismissed the [fn]assembly. G1577

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From Miletus he sent to Ephesus and called to him the elders of the church. G1577

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“Be on guard for yourselves and for all the flock, among which the Holy Spirit has made you [fn]overseers, to shepherd the church G1577 of God which He [fn]purchased [fn]with His own blood.

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I commend to you our sister Phoebe, who is a [fn]servant of the church G1577 which is at Cenchrea;

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who for my life risked their own necks, to whom not only do I give thanks, but also all the churches G1577 of the Gentiles;

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also greet the church G1577 that is in their house. Greet Epaenetus, my beloved, who is the first convert to Christ from [fn]Asia.

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Greet one another with a holy kiss. All the churches G1577 of Christ greet you.

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Gaius, host to me and to the whole church, G1577 greets you. Erastus, the city treasurer greets you, and Quartus, the brother.

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To the church G1577 of God which is at Corinth, to those who have been sanctified in Christ Jesus, [fn]saints by calling, with all who in every place call on the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, their Lord and ours:

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For this reason I have sent to you Timothy, who is my beloved and faithful child in the Lord, and he will remind you of my ways which are in Christ, just as I teach everywhere in every church. G1577

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So if you have law courts dealing with matters of this life, [fn]do you appoint them as judges who are of no account in the church? G1577

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Only, as the Lord has assigned to each one, as God has called each, in this manner let him walk. And so I direct in all the churches. G1577

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Give no offense either to Jews or to Greeks or to the church G1577 of God;

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But if one is inclined to be contentious, we have no [fn]other practice, nor have the churches G1577 of God.

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For, in the first place, when you come together [fn]as a church, G1577 I hear that [fn]divisions exist among you; and in part I believe it.

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What! Do you not have houses in which to eat and drink? Or do you despise the church G1577 of God and shame those who have nothing? What shall I say to you? Shall I praise you? In this I will not praise you.

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And God has [fn]appointed in the church, G1577 first apostles, second prophets, third teachers, then [fn]miracles, then gifts of healings, helps, administrations, various kinds of tongues.

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One who speaks in a tongue edifies himself; but one who prophesies edifies the church. G1577

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Now I wish that you all spoke in tongues, but even more that you would prophesy; and greater is one who prophesies than one who speaks in tongues, unless he interprets, so that the church G1577 may receive edifying.

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So also you, since you are zealous of [fn]spiritual gifts, seek to abound for the edification of the church. G1577

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however, in the church G1577 I desire to speak five words with my mind so that I may instruct others also, rather than ten thousand words in a tongue.

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Therefore if the whole church G1577 assembles together and all speak in tongues, and [fn]ungifted men or unbelievers enter, will they not say that you are mad?

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but if there is no interpreter, he must keep silent in the church; G1577 and let him speak to himself and to God.

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for God is not a God of confusion but of [fn]peace, as in all the churches G1577 of the saints.

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The women are to keep silent in the churches; G1577 for they are not permitted to speak, but are to subject themselves, just as the Law also says.

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If they desire to learn anything, let them ask their own husbands at home; for it is [fn]improper for a woman to speak in church. G1577

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For I am the least of the apostles, [fn]and not fit to be called an apostle, because I persecuted the church G1577 of God.

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Now concerning the collection for the saints, as I directed the churches G1577 of Galatia, so do you also.

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1. Mat 16:18–1Co 16:1

2. 1Co 16:19–Rev 2:12

3. Rev 2:17–Rev 22:16

 
 
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