"#And when we heard these things, both we and they of that place, besought him not to go up to Jerusalem. Acts 21:12
The Greek word for besought is parakaleo, which means to call to or for, to exhort, to encourage, beseech, Para and Kaleo is to call…"
"#And when he came unto us, he took Paul's girdle and bound his own hands and feet, and said, Thus saith the Holy Ghost, So shall the Jews at Jerusalem bind the man that owneth this girdle and shall deliver him into the hands of the Gentiles. Acts…"
"#And as we tarried there many days, there came down from Judaea a certain prophet, named Agabus. Acts 21:10
The Greek word for tarry is epimeno, which means to stay over, i.e. Remain, persevere, or abide in. So that is what Paul and his disciples…"
"#And the same man had four daughters, virgins, which did prophesy. Acts 21:9
The Greek word for virgins is Parthenos which means of unknown origin; a maiden; by implication, an unmarried daughter. So Philip had four virgin unmarried daughters, which…"
"#And the next day we that were of Paul's company departed and came unto Caesarea and we entered into the house of Philip the evangelist, which was one of the seven and abode with him. Acts 21:8
The Greek word for Caesarea is Kaisareia which was the…"
"#And when we had finished our course from Tyre, we came to Ptolemais and saluted the brethren and abode with them one day. Acts 21:7
Ptolemais was a maritime city of Phoenicia, which got its name, apparently from Ptolemy Lathyrus who captured it and…"
"#And when we had accomplished those days, we departed and went our way and they all brought us on our way, with wives and children, till we were out of the city and we kneeled down on the shore and prayed. Acts 21:5
The Greek word for accomplished…"
"#And finding disciples, we tarried there seven days: who said to Paul through the Spirit, that he should not go up to Jerusalem. Acts 21:4
The Greek word for disciples is Manthano, which means a learner, i.e. Pupil and that is what we all are…"
"#Now when we had discovered Cyprus, we left on the left hand and sailed into Syria and landed at Tyre: for there the ship was to unlade her burden. Acts 21:3
The Greek word for Cyprus is Kypros, which was an island at the east end of the…"
"#And finding a ship sailing over unto Phenicia, we went aboard, and set forth. Acts 21:2
The Greek word for Phenicia is Phoinike, which was a region North of Galilee. It was a palm country, a region of Palestine. Phenicia in the apostolic age was a…"
"#And they all wept sore and fell on Paul's neck and kissed him, Sorrowing most of all for the words which he spake, that they should see his face no more. And they accompanied him unto the ship. Acts 20:37,38
The Greek word for wept is Klauthmos…"
"#And when he had thus spoken, he kneeled down, and prayed with them all. Acts 20:36
Happy Father's Day to all the dads out there! After Paul had spoken, he kneeled down. The Greek word for kneeled is gony, which means to bow down in honor of. This…"
"#I have showed you all things, how that so laboring ye ought to support the weak and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how He said, It is more blessed to give than to receive. Acts 20:35
The Greek word for Labor is Kopiao, which means to grow…"
"#Yea, ye yourselves know, that these hands have ministered unto my necessities and to them that were with me. Acts 20:34
The Greek word for minister is hypereteo which means to serve as a rower, to minister to. So Paul is saying as we are all in a…"
"#I have coveted no man's silver, or gold, or apparel. Acts 20:33
The Greek word for coveted is epithymeo, which means desire, lust after. Which is a compound word epi and thumus; to set the heart upon, i.e. long for lust after. This is what Paul…"
"#And now, brethren, I commend you to God and to the word of His grace, which is able to build you up and to give you an inheritance among all them which are sanctified. Acts 20:32
Paul uses the word commend, and the Greek word is paratithemi, which…"