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πραΰτης (prautes, 4240)

Meanings

humility, meekness, of meekness

Greek-English Concordance: 11 verses

  Greek (NLG) English (NLT)
1Cor.4:21 21τί θέλετε; ἐν ῥάβδῳ ἔλθω πρὸς ὑμᾶς, ἐν ἀγάπῃ πνεύματί τε πραΰτητος; 21 Which do you choose ? Should I come {NEQ} with a rod to punish you , or should I come with love and a gentle spirit ?
2Cor.10:1 1αὐτὸς δὲ ἐγώ, Παῦλος, παρακαλῶ ὑμᾶς διὰ τῆς πραΰτητος καὶ ἐπιεικείας τοῦ Χριστοῦ— ὃς κατὰ πρόσωπον μὲν ταπεινὸς ἐν ὑμῖν ἀπὼν δὲ θαρρῶ εἰς ὑμᾶς. 10:1 Now I , Paul , appeal to you with the gentleness and kindness of {NEQ} Christ though I realize you think I am {NEQ} timid in person {RPT} and bold only when I write from far away {RPT} .
Gal.5:23 23πραΰτης, ἐγκράτεια· κατὰ τῶν τοιούτων οὐκ ἔστιν νόμος. 23 gentleness , and self-control . There is no law against {NEQ} these things !
Gal.6:1 1ἀδελφοί, ἐὰν καὶ προλημφθῇ ἄνθρωπος ἔν τινι παραπτώματι, ὑμεῖς οἱ πνευματικοὶ καταρτίζετε τὸν τοιοῦτον ἐν πνεύματι πραΰτητος· σκοπῶν σεαυτὸν μὴ καὶ σὺ πειρασθῇς. 6:1 Dear brothers and sisters , if {NEQ} another believer  *  is overcome by some sin , you who are godly  *  should gently and humbly help that person back onto the right path . {RPT} And be careful not to fall into the same temptation yourself .
Eph.4:2 2μετὰ πάσης ταπεινοφροσύνης καὶ πραΰτητος· μετὰ μακροθυμίας, ἀνεχόμενοι ἀλλήλων ἐν ἀγάπῃ· 2 Always be humble and gentle . Be patient with each other , making allowance for each other’s faults because of your love .
Col.3:12 12ἐνδύσασθε οὖν, ὡς ἐκλεκτοὶ τοῦ θεοῦ ἅγιοι καὶ ἠγαπημένοι, σπλάγχνα οἰκτιρμοῦ, χρηστότητα, ταπεινοφροσύνην, πραΰτητα, μακροθυμίαν· 12 Since {NEQ} God {NEQ} chose you to be the holy people {NEQ} he loves , you must clothe yourselves with tenderhearted mercy , kindness , humility , gentleness , and patience .
2Tim.2:25 25ἐν πραΰτητι παιδεύοντα τοὺς ἀντιδιατιθεμένους· μήποτε δώῃ αὐτοῖς θεὸς μετάνοιαν, εἰς ἐπίγνωσιν ἀληθείας· 25 Gently instruct those who oppose the truth . Perhaps {NEQ} God will change those people’s hearts , and they will learn the truth .
Titus.3:2 2μηδένα βλασφημεῖν ἀμάχους εἶναι· ἐπιεικεῖς πᾶσαν ἐνδεικνυμένους πραΰτητα πρὸς πάντας ἀνθρώπους. 2 They must not slander anyone and must avoid quarreling . Instead , they should be gentle and show true humility to everyone .
Jas.1:21 21διὸ ἀποθέμενοι πᾶσαν ῥυπαρίαν καὶ περισσείαν κακίας, ἐν πραΰτητι δέξασθε τὸν ἔμφυτον λόγον, τὸν δυνάμενον σῶσαι τὰς ψυχὰς ὑμῶν. 21 So get rid of all the filth and evil in your lives , and humbly accept the word God has planted in your hearts , for it has the power to save your {NEQ} souls .
Jas.3:13 13τίς σοφὸς καὶ ἐπιστήμων ἐν ὑμῖν; δειξάτω, ἐκ τῆς καλῆς ἀναστροφῆς, τὰ ἔργα αὐτοῦ ἐν πραΰτητι σοφίας. 13 If you are wise and understand God’s ways , prove it by living an honorable life , {NEQ} doing good works {RPT} with the humility that comes from wisdom .
1Pet.3:16 16ἀλλὰ μετὰ πραΰτητος καὶ φόβου· συνείδησιν ἔχοντες ἀγαθήν· ἵνα ἐν καταλαλεῖσθε, καταισχυνθῶσιν οἱ ἐπηρεάζοντες ὑμῶν τὴν ἀγαθὴν ἐν Χριστῷ ἀναστροφήν. 16 But do this in a gentle and respectful way .  *  Keep your conscience clear . Then if people speak against you , they will be ashamed when they see what a good life you live because you belong to Christ .