ἐπέχω

Lemma: ἐπέχω
Literated: epéchō
Pronounce: ep-ekh'-o
Part of Speech: Verb
Part of Speech: from ἐπί and ἔχω; to hold upon, i.e. (by implication) to retain; (by extension) to detain; (with implication, of νοῦς) to pay attention to:--give (take) heed unto, hold forth, mark, stay.
Language: Greek
And he put forth a parable to those which were bidden, when he marked how they chose out the chief rooms; saying unto them,
And he gave heed unto them, expecting to receive something of them.
So he sent into Macedonia two of them that ministered unto him, Timotheus and Erastus; but he himself stayed in Asia for a season.
Holding forth the word of life; that I may rejoice in the day of Christ, that I have not run in vain, neither laboured in vain.
Take heed unto thyself, and unto the doctrine; continue in them: for in doing this thou shalt both save thyself, and them that hear thee.
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