ἐκδέχομαι

Lemma: ἐκδέχομαι
Literated: ekdéchomai
Pronounce: ek-dekh'-om-ahee
Part of Speech: Verb
Part of Speech: from ἐκ and δέχομαι; to accept from some source, i.e. (by implication) to await:--expect, look (tarry) for, wait (for).
Language: Greek
In these lay a great multitude of impotent folk, of blind, halt, withered, waiting for the moving of the water.
Now while Paul waited for them at Athens, his spirit was stirred in him, when he saw the city wholly given to idolatry.
Wherefore, my brethren, when ye come together to eat, tarry one for another.
Let no man therefore despise him: but conduct him forth in peace, that he may come unto me: for I look for him with the brethren.
From henceforth expecting till his enemies be made his footstool.
For he looked for a city which hath foundations, whose builder and maker is God.
Be patient therefore, brethren, unto the coming of the Lord. Behold, the husbandman waiteth for the precious fruit of the earth, and hath long patience for it, until he receive the early and latter rain.
Which sometime were disobedient, when once the longsuffering of God waited in the days of Noah, while the ark was a preparing, wherein few, that is, eight souls were saved by water.
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