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ἐπιδέχομαι (epidechomai, 1926)

Meanings

does receive, receives

Greek-English Concordance: 2 verses

  Greek (NLG) English (NLT)
3Jn.1:9 9ἔγραψά τι τῇ ἐκκλησίᾳ, ἀλλ᾽ φιλοπρωτεύων αὐτῶν, Διοτρέφης, οὐκ ἐπιδέχεται ἡμᾶς. 9 I wrote to the church about this , but Diotrephes , who loves to be the leader {RPT} , refuses to have anything to do with us .
3Jn.1:10 10διὰ τοῦτο ἐὰν ἔλθω, ὑπομνήσω αὐτοῦ τὰ ἔργα ποιεῖ λόγοις πονηροῖς φλυαρῶν ἡμᾶς· καὶ μὴ ἀρκούμενος ἐπὶ τούτοις οὔτε αὐτὸς ἐπιδέχεται τοὺς ἀδελφούς, καὶ τοὺς βουλομένους κωλύει· καὶ ἐκ τῆς ἐκκλησίας ἐκβάλλει. 10 {NEQ} {NEQ} When I come , I will report some of {RPT} the things {RPT} he is doing and the evil accusations he is making against us . {NEQ} Not only does he refuse to welcome the traveling teachers , {NEQ} he also tells others not to help them . And when they do help , he puts them out of the church .