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Lexicon :: Strong's G2323 - therapeuō

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the-rä-pyü'-ō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
From the same as θεράπων (G2324)
43x in 22 unique form(s)
44x in 20 unique form(s)
8x in 6 unique form(s)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 3:128,331

Strong’s Definitions

θεραπεύω therapeúō, ther-ap-yoo'-o; from the same as G2324; to wait upon menially, i.e. (figuratively) to adore (God), or (specially) to relieve (of disease):—cure, heal, worship.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 44x

The KJV translates Strong's G2323 in the following manner: heal (38x), cure (5x), worship (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 44x
The KJV translates Strong's G2323 in the following manner: heal (38x), cure (5x), worship (1x).
  1. to serve, do service

  2. to heal, cure, restore to health

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
θεραπεύω therapeúō, ther-ap-yoo'-o; from the same as G2324; to wait upon menially, i.e. (figuratively) to adore (God), or (specially) to relieve (of disease):—cure, heal, worship.
STRONGS NT 2323: θεραπεύω
θεραπεύω; imperfect ἐθεράπευον; future θερπεύσω; 1 aorist ἐθεράπευσα; passive, present θεραπεύομαι; imperfect ἐθεραπευόμην; perfect participle τεθεραπευμένος; 1 aorist ἐθεραπεύθην; (θέραψ, equivalent to θεράπων); from Homer down;
1. to serve, do service: τινά, to one; passive, θεραπ. ὑπό τινος, Acts 17:25.
2. to heal, cure, restore to health: Matthew 12:10; Mark 6:5; Luke 6:7; Luke 9:6; Luke 13:14; Luke 14:3; τινά, Matthew 4:24; Matthew 8:7, 16, etc.; Mark 1:34; Mark 3:10; Luke 4:23; Luke 10:9; passive, John 5:10; Acts 4:14; Acts 5:16, etc.; τινὰ ἀπό τινος, to cure one of any disease, Luke 7:21; passive, Luke 5:15; Luke 8:2; θεραπεύειν νόσους, μαλακίαν: Matthew 4:23; Matthew 9:35; Matthew 10:1; Mark 3:15 [R G L, Tr marginal reading in brackets]; Luke 9:1; a wound, passive, Revelation 13:3, 12.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

4:23; 4:24; 8:7; 8:16; 9:35; 10:1; 12:10
1:34; 3:10; 3:15; 6:5
4:23; 5:15; 6:7; 7:21; 8:2; 9:1; 9:6; 10:9; 13:14; 14:3
4:14; 5:16; 17:25
13:3; 13:12

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2323 matches the Greek θεραπεύω (therapeuō),
which occurs 44 times in 43 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:23 - And Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing all kinds of sickness and all kinds of disease among the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:24 - Then His fame went throughout all Syria; and they brought to Him all sick people who were afflicted with various diseases and torments, and those who were demon-possessed, epileptics, and paralytics; and He healed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 8:7 - And Jesus said to him, “I will come and heal him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 8:16 - When evening had come, they brought to Him many who were demon-possessed. And He cast out the spirits with a word, and healed all who were sick,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 9:35 - Then Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues, preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every sickness and every disease among the people.[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 10:1 - 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.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 10:8 - “Heal the sick, cleanse the lepers, raise the dead,[fn] cast out demons. Freely you have received, freely give.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 12:10 - And behold, there was a man who had a withered hand. And they asked Him, saying, “Is it lawful to heal on the Sabbath?”—that they might accuse Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 12:15 - But when Jesus knew it, He withdrew from there. And great multitudes[fn] followed Him, and He healed them all.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 12:22 - Then one was brought to Him who was demon-possessed, blind and mute; and He healed him, so that the blind and[fn] mute man both spoke and saw.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 14:14 - And when Jesus went out He saw a great multitude; and He was moved with compassion for them, and healed their sick.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:30 - Then great multitudes came to Him, having with them the lame, blind, mute, maimed, and many others; and they laid them down at Jesus’ feet, and He healed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:16 - “So I brought him to Your disciples, but they could not cure him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 17:18 - And Jesus rebuked the demon, and it came out of him; and the child was cured from that very hour.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 19:2 - And great multitudes followed Him, and He healed them there.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 21:14 - Then the blind and the lame came to Him in the temple, and He healed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 1:34 - Then He healed many who were sick with various diseases, and cast out many demons; and He did not allow the demons to speak, because they knew Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 3:2 - So they watched Him closely, whether He would heal him on the Sabbath, so that they might accuse Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 3:10 - For He healed many, so that as many as had afflictions pressed about Him to touch Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 3:15 - and to have power to heal sicknesses and[fn] to cast out demons:
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:5 - Now He could do no mighty work there, except that He laid His hands on a few sick people and healed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:13 - And they cast out many demons, and anointed with oil many who were sick, and healed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 4:23 - He said to them, “You will surely say this proverb to Me, ‘Physician, heal yourself! Whatever we have heard done in Capernaum,[fn] do also here in Your country.’ ”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 4:40 - When the sun was setting, all those who had any that were sick with various diseases brought them to Him; and He laid His hands on every one of them and healed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 5:15 - However, the report went around concerning Him all the more; and great multitudes came together to hear, and to be healed by Him of their infirmities.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:7 - So the scribes and Pharisees watched Him closely, whether He would heal on the Sabbath, that they might find an accusation against Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 6:18 - as well as those who were tormented with unclean spirits. And they were healed.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:21 - And that very hour He cured many of infirmities, afflictions, and evil spirits; and to many blind He gave sight.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:2 - and certain women who had been healed of evil spirits and infirmities—Mary called Magdalene, out of whom had come seven demons,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 8:43 - Now a woman, having a flow of blood for twelve years, who had spent all her livelihood on physicians and could not be healed by any,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:1 - Then He called His twelve disciples together and gave them power and authority over all demons, and to cure diseases.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 9:6 - So they departed and went through the towns, preaching the gospel and healing everywhere.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:9 - “And heal the sick there, and say to them, ‘The kingdom of God has come near to you.’
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 13:14 - But the ruler of the synagogue answered with indignation, because Jesus had healed on the Sabbath; and he said to the crowd, “There are six days on which men ought to work; therefore come and be healed on them, and not on the Sabbath day.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 14:3 - And Jesus, answering, spoke to the lawyers and Pharisees, saying, “Is it lawful to heal on the Sabbath?”[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 5:10 - The Jews therefore said to him who was cured, “It is the Sabbath; it is not lawful for you to carry your bed.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:14 - And seeing the man who had been healed standing with them, they could say nothing against it.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 5:16 - Also a multitude gathered from the surrounding cities to Jerusalem, bringing sick people and those who were tormented by unclean spirits, and they were all healed.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 8:7 - For unclean spirits, crying with a loud voice, came out of many who were possessed; and many who were paralyzed and lame were healed.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:25 - “Nor is He worshiped with men’s hands, as though He needed anything, since He gives to all life, breath, and all things.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 28:9 - So when this was done, the rest of those on the island who had diseases also came and were healed.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 13:3 - And I saw one of his heads as if it had been mortally wounded, and his deadly wound was healed. And all the world marveled and followed the beast.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 13:12 - And he exercises all the authority of the first beast in his presence, and causes the earth and those who dwell in it to worship the first beast, whose deadly wound was healed.
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