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Lexicon :: Strong's G3954 - parrēsia

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παρρησία
Transliteration
parrēsia (Key)
Pronunciation
pär-ra-se'-ä (Key)
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From πᾶς (G3956) and a derivative of ῥέω (G4483)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 5:871,794

Strong’s Definitions

παῤῥησία parrhēsía, par-rhay-see'-ah; from G3956 and a derivative of G4483; all out-spokenness, i.e. frankness, bluntness, publicity; by implication, assurance:—bold (X -ly, -ness, -ness of speech), confidence, × freely, × openly, × plainly(-ness).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 31x

The KJV translates Strong's G3954 in the following manner: boldness (8x), confidence (6x), openly (4x), plainly (4x), openly (with G1722) (2x), boldly (with G1722) (1x), miscellaneous (6x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 31x
The KJV translates Strong's G3954 in the following manner: boldness (8x), confidence (6x), openly (4x), plainly (4x), openly (with G1722) (2x), boldly (with G1722) (1x), miscellaneous (6x).
  1. freedom in speaking, unreservedness in speech

    1. openly, frankly, i.e without concealment

    2. without ambiguity or circumlocution

    3. without the use of figures and comparisons

  2. free and fearless confidence, cheerful courage, boldness, assurance

  3. the deportment by which one becomes conspicuous or secures publicity

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
παῤῥησία parrhēsía, par-rhay-see'-ah; from G3956 and a derivative of G4483; all out-spokenness, i.e. frankness, bluntness, publicity; by implication, assurance:—bold (X -ly, -ness, -ness of speech), confidence, × freely, × openly, × plainly(-ness).
STRONGS NT 3954: παρρησία
παρρησία, παρρησίας, (πᾶν and ῤῆσις; cf. ἀρρησια silence, καταρρησις accusation, πρόρρησις prediction);
1. freedom in speaking, unreservedness in speech (Euripides, Plato, Demosthenes, others): παρρησία τίνος, Acts 4:13; χρῆσθαι παρρησία, 2 Corinthians 3:12; παρρησία adverbially — freely: λαλεῖν, John 7:13, 26; John 18:20; — openly, frankly, i. e. without concealment: Mark 8:32; John 11:14; — without ambiguity or circumlocution: εἶπε ἡμῖν παρρησία (Philemon 1, Meineke edition, p. 405), John 10:24; — without the use of figures and comparisons, opposed to ἐν παροιμίαις: John 16:25, and R G in 29 (where L T Tr WH ἐν παρρησία); ἐν παρρησία, freely, Ephesians 6:19; μετά παρρησίας, Acts 28:31; εἶπεν, Acts 2:29; λαλεῖν, Acts 4:29, 31.
2. free and fearless confidence, cheerful courage, boldness, assurance, (1 Macc. 4:18; Wis. 5:1; Josephus, Antiquities 9, 10, 4; 15, 2, 7; (cf. Winer's Grammar, 23)): Philippians 1:20 (opposed to αἰσχύνεσθαι, cf. Wiesinger at the passage); ἐν πίστει, resting on, 1 Timothy 3:13, cf. Huther at the passage; ἔχειν παρρησίαν εἰς τί, Hebrews 10:19; πολλή μοι (ἐστι) παρρησία πρός ὑμᾶς, 2 Corinthians 7:4; of the confidence impelling one to do something, ἔχειν παρρησία with an infinitive of the thing to be done, Philemon 1:8 (Test xii. Patr., test. Rub. 4); of the undoubting confidence of Christians relative to their fellowship with God, Ephesians 3:12; Hebrews 3:6; Hebrews 10:35; μετά παρρησίας, Hebrews 4:16; ἔχειν παρρησίαν, opposed to αἰσχύνεσθαι to be covered with shame, 1 John 2:28; before the judge, 1 John 4:17; with πρός τόν Θεόν added, 1 John 3:21; 1 John 5:14.
3. the deportment by which one becomes conspicuous or secures publicity (Philo de victim. offer. § 12): ἐν παρρησία, before the public, in view of all, John 7:4 (opposed to ἐν τῷ κρύπτω); John 11:54 (without ἐν); Colossians 2:15 (where cf. Lightfoot).
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Mark
8:32
John
7:4; 7:13; 7:26; 10:24; 11:14; 11:54; 16:25; 18:20
Acts
2:29; 4:13; 4:29; 4:31; 28:31
2 Corinthians
3:12; 7:4
Ephesians
3:12; 6:19
Philippians
1:20
Colossians
2:15
1 Timothy
3:13
Philemon
1; 1:8
Hebrews
3:6; 4:16; 10:19; 10:35
1 John
2:28; 3:21; 4:17; 5:14

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G3954 matches the Greek παρρησία (parrēsia),
which occurs 32 times in 31 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB

Unchecked Copy BoxMar 8:32 - And He was stating the matter plainly. G3954 And Peter took Him aside and began to rebuke Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:4 - “For no one does anything in secret [fn]when he himself seeks to be known publicly. G3954 If You do these things, show Yourself to the world.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:13 - Yet no one was speaking openly G3954 of Him for fear of the Jews.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 7:26 - “Look, He is speaking publicly, G3954 and they are saying nothing to Him. The rulers do not really know that this is [fn]the Christ, do they?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 10:24 - The Jews then gathered around Him, and were saying to Him, “How long [fn]will You keep us in suspense? If You are [fn]the Christ, tell us plainly.” G3954
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:14 - So Jesus then said to them plainly, G3954 “Lazarus is dead,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 11:54 - Therefore Jesus no longer continued to walk publicly G3954 among the Jews, but went away from there to the country near the wilderness, into a city called Ephraim; and there He stayed with the disciples.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 16:25 - “These things I have spoken to you in [fn]figurative language; an hour is coming when I will no longer speak to you in [fn]figurative language, but will tell you plainly G3954 of the Father.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 16:29 - His disciples *said, “Lo, now You are speaking plainly G3954 and are not [fn]using a figure of speech.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 18:20 - Jesus answered him, “I have spoken openly G3954 to the world; I always taught in [fn]synagogues and in the temple, where all the Jews come together; and I spoke nothing in secret.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 2:29 - [fn]Brethren, I may confidently G3954 say to you regarding the patriarch David that he both died and was buried, and his tomb is [fn]with us to this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:13 - Now as they observed the confidence G3954 of Peter and John and understood that they were uneducated and untrained men, they were amazed, and began to recognize them [fn]as having been with Jesus.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:29 - “And [fn]now, Lord, take note of their threats, and grant that Your bond-servants may speak Your word with all confidence, G3954
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 4:31 - And when they had prayed, the place where they had gathered together was shaken, and they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak the word of God with boldness. G3954
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 28:31 - [fn]preaching the kingdom of God and teaching concerning the Lord Jesus Christ with all openness, G3954 unhindered.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 3:12 - Therefore having such a hope, we use great boldness G3954 in our speech, G3954
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 7:4 - Great is my confidence G3954 [fn]in you; great is my boasting on your behalf. I am filled with comfort; I am overflowing with joy in all our affliction.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 3:12 - in whom we have boldness G3954 and [fn]confident access through faith [fn]in Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 6:19 - and pray on my behalf, that utterance may be given to me in the opening of my mouth, to make known with boldness G3954 the mystery of the gospel,
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:20 - according to my earnest expectation and hope, that I will not be put to shame in anything, but that with all boldness, G3954 Christ will even now, as always, be exalted in my body, whether by life or by death.
Unchecked Copy BoxCol 2:15 - When He had [fn]disarmed the rulers and authorities, He made a public G3954 display of them, having triumphed over them through [fn]Him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ti 3:13 - For those who have served well as deacons obtain for themselves a [fn]high standing and great confidence G3954 in the faith that is in Christ Jesus.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhm 1:8 - Therefore, though I have [fn]enough confidence G3954 in Christ to order you to do what is proper,
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 3:6 - but Christ was faithful as a Son over His house—whose house we are, if we hold fast our confidence G3954 and the boast of our hope firm until the end.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 4:16 - Therefore let us draw near with confidence G3954 to the throne of grace, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 10:19 - Therefore, brethren, since we have confidence G3954 to enter the holy place by the blood of Jesus,
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 10:35 - Therefore, do not throw away your confidence, G3954 which has a great reward.
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 2:28 - Now, little children, abide in Him, so that when He appears, we may have confidence G3954 and not [fn]shrink away from Him in shame [fn]at His coming.
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 3:21 - Beloved, if our heart does not condemn us, we have confidence G3954 [fn]before God;
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 4:17 - By this, love is perfected with us, so that we may have confidence G3954 in the day of judgment; because as He is, so also are we in this world.
Unchecked Copy Box1Jo 5:14 - This is the confidence G3954 which we have [fn]before Him, that, if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us.
 
 
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