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περιποίησις (peripoiesis, 4047)

Meanings

[Gods] possession, [the] attainment, [the] obtaining, [the] preserving, possession

Greek-English Concordance: 5 verses

  Greek (NLG) English (NLT)
Eph.1:14 14 ἐστιν ἀρραβὼν τῆς κληρονομίας ἡμῶν, εἰς ἀπολύτρωσιν τῆς περιποιήσεως· εἰς ἔπαινον τῆς δόξης αὐτοῦ. 14 The Spirit is God’s guarantee that he will give us the inheritance he promised and that he has purchased us to be his own people . He did this so we would praise and {NEQ} glorify him .
1Thes.5:9 9ὅτι οὐκ ἔθετο ἡμᾶς θεὸς εἰς ὀργήν, ἀλλὰ εἰς περιποίησιν σωτηρίας διὰ τοῦ κυρίου ἡμῶν Ἰησοῦ Χριστοῦ· 9 For {NEQ} God chose {NEQ} to save us through our {NEQ} Lord Jesus Christ , not to pour out his anger on us .
2Thes.2:14 14εἰς ἐκάλεσεν ὑμᾶς διὰ τοῦ εὐαγγελίου ἡμῶν, εἰς περιποίησιν δόξης τοῦ κυρίου ἡμῶν Ἰησοῦ Χριστοῦ. 14 He called you to salvation when we told you the Good News ; now you can share in the glory {NEQ} of our Lord Jesus Christ .
Heb.10:39 39ἡμεῖς δὲ οὐκ ἐσμὲν ὑποστολῆς εἰς ἀπώλειαν· ἀλλὰ πίστεως, εἰς περιποίησιν ψυχῆς. 39 But we are not like those who turn away from God to their own destruction . We are the faithful ones , whose souls will be saved .
1Pet.2:9 9ὑμεῖς δέ, γένος ἐκλεκτόν· βασίλειον ἱεράτευμα, ἔθνος ἅγιον, λαὸς εἰς περιποίησιν· ὅπως, τὰς ἀρετὰς ἐξαγγείλητε, τοῦ ἐκ σκότους ὑμᾶς καλέσαντος εἰς τὸ θαυμαστὸν αὐτοῦ φῶς· 9 But you are not like that , for you are a chosen people . You are royal priests ,  *  a holy nation , God’s very own possession . As a result , you can show others the goodness of God , for he called you out of the darkness into his wonderful {NEQ} light .