Bill Mounce

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-, ἀντέστην, ἀνθέστηκα, -, ἀντεστάθην
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to resist, oppose, rebel, withstand
to oppose, resist, stand out against,

Greek-English Concordance for ἀνθίστημι

Matthew 5:39 But I say to you, do (antistēnai | ἀντιστῆναι | aor act inf ) not resist (antistēnai | ἀντιστῆναι | aor act inf ) the evildoer; but whoever slaps you on the right cheek, turn to him the other as well.
Luke 21:15 For I am the one who will give you a mouth and wisdom, which none of your adversaries will be able to resist (antistēnai | ἀντιστῆναι | aor act inf ) or contradict.
Acts 6:10 Yet they could not withstand (antistēnai | ἀντιστῆναι | aor act inf ) the wisdom and the Spirit with which he was speaking.
Acts 13:8 But Elymas the magician (for that is the way his name is translated) opposed (anthistato | ἀνθίστατο | imperf mid ind 3 sg) them, trying to turn the proconsul away from the faith.
Romans 9:19 So you will say to me, “Why then does he still find fault? For who can (anthestēken | ἀνθέστηκεν | perf act ind 3 sg) resist (anthestēken | ἀνθέστηκεν | perf act ind 3 sg) his will?”
Romans 13:2 Therefore whoever resists authority resists (anthestēken | ἀνθέστηκεν | perf act ind 3 sg) what God has decreed, and those who resist (anthestēkotes | ἀνθεστηκότες | perf act ptcp nom pl masc) will bring judgment on themselves.
Galatians 2:11 But when Cephas came to Antioch, I (antestēn | ἀντέστην | aor act ind 1 sg) opposed (antestēn | ἀντέστην | aor act ind 1 sg) him to his face, because he stood condemned.
Ephesians 6:13 Therefore take up the full armor of God, so that you may be able to stand (antistēnai | ἀντιστῆναι | aor act inf ) your ground on the evil day, and having done everything, to stand.
2 Timothy 3:8 But just as Jannes and Jambres opposed (antestēsan | ἀντέστησαν | aor act ind 3 pl) Moses, so also these men are opposing (anthistantai | ἀνθίστανται | pres mid ind 3 pl) the truth, men who have been corrupted in the mind, worthless concerning the faith.
2 Timothy 4:15 against whom also you should be on your guard, for he (antestē | ἀντέστη | aor act ind 3 sg) vehemently opposed (antestē | ἀντέστη | aor act ind 3 sg) our words.
James 4:7 So submit yourselves to God. Resist (antistēte | ἀντίστητε | aor act imperative 2 pl) the devil and he will flee from you.
1 Peter 5:9 Resist (antistēte | ἀντίστητε | aor act imperative 2 pl) him, steadfast in the faith, knowing that the same kind of sufferings are being endured by your fellow believers throughout the world.