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θρησκεία (threskeia, 2356)

Meanings

religion, veneration

Greek-English Concordance: 4 verses

  Greek (NLG) English (NLT)
Acts.26:5 5προγινώσκοντές με ἄνωθεν, ἐὰν θέλωσι μαρτυρεῖν, ὅτι κατὰ τὴν ἀκριβεστάτην αἵρεσιν τῆς ἡμετέρας θρησκείας ἔζησα Φαρισαῖος. 5 If they would admit it , they know that I have been a member of the Pharisees , the strictest sect of our {NEQ} religion .
Col.2:18 18μηδεὶς ὑμᾶς καταβραβευέτω θέλων ἐν ταπεινοφροσύνῃ καὶ θρησκείᾳ τῶν ἀγγέλων, ἑόρακεν ἐμβατεύων· εἰκῇ φυσιούμενος ὑπὸ τοῦ νοὸς τῆς σαρκὸς αὐτοῦ, 18 Don’t let anyone condemn you by insisting on pious self-denial or the worship of {NEQ} angels ,  *  saying they have had visions about these things . Their sinful minds have made them proud ,
Jas.1:26 26εἴ τις δοκεῖ θρησκὸς εἶναι μὴ χαλιναγωγῶν γλῶσσαν αὐτοῦ, ἀλλὰ ἀπατῶν καρδίαν ἑαυτοῦ, τούτου μάταιος θρησκεία. 26 If you claim to be religious but don’t control your tongue , {NEQ} you are fooling yourself , and your {NEQ} religion is worthless .
Jas.1:27 27θρησκεία καθαρὰ καὶ ἀμίαντος παρὰ τῷ θεῷ καὶ πατρὶ αὕτη ἐστὶν ἐπισκέπτεσθαι ὀρφανοὺς καὶ χήρας ἐν τῇ θλίψει αὐτῶν ἄσπιλον ἑαυτὸν τηρεῖν ἀπὸ τοῦ κόσμου. 27 Pure and genuine religion in the sight of {NEQ} God {NEQ} the Father means caring for orphans and widows in their {NEQ} distress and refusing to let the world corrupt you .