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βαστάσω, ἐβάστασα, -, -, -
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to carry, bear up, carry off; to tolerate, help, support
pr. to lift, raise, bear aloft; to bear, carry in the hands or about the person; carry as a message, Acts 9:15; to take away, remove, Mt. 8:17; Jn. 20:15; to take up, Jn. 10:31; Lk. 14:27; to bear as a burden endure, suffer; to sustain, Rom. 11:18; to bear with, tolerate; to sustain mentally, comprehend, Jn. 16:12

Greek-English Concordance for βαστάζω

Matthew 3:11 “I baptize you with water for repentance, but the one who comes after me is greater than I — I am not worthy even to (bastasai | βαστάσαι | aor act inf ) remove (bastasai | βαστάσαι | aor act inf ) his sandals. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and with fire.
Matthew 8:17 In this way what was spoken by Isaiah the prophet was fulfilled: “He took our illnesses and carried (ebastasen | ἐβάστασεν | aor act ind 3 sg) our diseases.”
Matthew 20:12 saying, ‘These last worked but one hour, and you have made them equal to us who have borne (bastasasi | βαστάσασι | aor act ptcp dat pl masc) the burden of the day and the scorching heat.’
Mark 14:13 And he sent two of his disciples and said to them, “Go into the city and a man carrying (bastazōn | βαστάζων | pres act ptcp nom sg masc) a pitcher of water will meet you; follow him.
Luke 7:14 He went up and touched the coffin, and those who carried (bastazontes | βαστάζοντες | pres act ptcp nom pl masc) it stopped. And he said, “Young man, I say to you, get up!”
Luke 10:4 Carry (bastazete | βαστάζετε | pres act imperative 2 pl) no moneybag, no knapsack, no sandals; and greet no one along the way.
Luke 11:27 While he was saying these things, a woman in the crowd raised her voice and said to him, “Blessed is the womb that carried (bastasasa | βαστάσασα | aor act ptcp nom sg fem) you, and the breasts that nursed you!”
Luke 14:27 Whoever does (bastazei | βαστάζει | pres act ind 3 sg) not carry (bastazei | βαστάζει | pres act ind 3 sg) his own cross and come after me cannot be my disciple.
Luke 22:10 He said to them, “Look, when you have entered the city, a man carrying (bastazōn | βαστάζων | pres act ptcp nom sg masc) a jar of water will meet you. Follow him into the house into which he enters
John 10:31 The Jews again brought (ebastasan | ἐβάστασαν | aor act ind 3 pl) stones to stone him.
John 12:6 He said this, not because he was concerned about the poor, but because he was a thief, and as keeper of the money box, he (ebastazen | ἐβάσταζεν | imperf act ind 3 sg) used (ebastazen | ἐβάσταζεν | imperf act ind 3 sg) to (ebastazen | ἐβάσταζεν | imperf act ind 3 sg) help (ebastazen | ἐβάσταζεν | imperf act ind 3 sg) himself (ebastazen | ἐβάσταζεν | imperf act ind 3 sg) to (ebastazen | ἐβάσταζεν | imperf act ind 3 sg) what was put into it.
John 16:12 “I have many more things to say to you, but you cannot bear (bastazein | βαστάζειν | pres act inf ) them now.
John 19:17 who, carrying (bastazōn | βαστάζων | pres act ptcp nom sg masc) the cross by himself, went out to what was called “The Place of the Skull,” in Hebrew, “Golgotha.”
John 20:15 Jesus said to her, “Woman, why are you weeping? Who is it that you are looking for?” Thinking that he was the gardener, she said to him, “Sir, if you are the one who carried (ebastasas | ἐβάστασας | aor act ind 2 sg) him away (ebastasas | ἐβάστασας | aor act ind 2 sg), tell me where you have put him, and I will take him away.”
Acts 3:2 And a man lame from the womb of his mother was being carried (ebastazeto | ἐβαστάζετο | imperf pass ind 3 sg), whom they laid daily at the gate of the temple called the “Beautiful Gate” to ask alms from those entering into the temple.
Acts 9:15 But the Lord said to him, “Go, for this man is for me a chosen instrument to carry (bastasai | βαστάσαι | aor act inf ) my name before both Gentiles and kings and the sons of Israel,
Acts 15:10 So now why are you testing God by putting a yoke on the neck of the disciples, which neither our ancestors nor we have been able to bear (bastasai | βαστάσαι | aor act inf )?
Acts 21:35 When he got to the stairs, Paul had to be carried (bastazesthai | βαστάζεσθαι | pres pass inf ) by the soldiers because of the violence of the mob,
Romans 11:18 do not become arrogant toward the branches. But if you do, consider this: it is not you who (bastazeis | βαστάζεις | pres act ind 2 sg) support (bastazeis | βαστάζεις | pres act ind 2 sg) the root, but the root that supports you.
Romans 15:1 We who are strong have an obligation to (bastazein | βαστάζειν | pres act inf ) bear (bastazein | βαστάζειν | pres act inf ) with (bastazein | βαστάζειν | pres act inf ) the failings of the weak, and not to please ourselves.
Galatians 5:10 I am confident about you in the Lord that you will not think otherwise. But the one who is trying to confuse you will pay (bastasei | βαστάσει | fut act ind 3 sg) the penalty, whoever he may be.
Galatians 6:2 Bear (bastazete | βαστάζετε | pres act imperative 2 pl) one another’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ.
Galatians 6:5 For each one will (bastasei | βαστάσει | fut act ind 3 sg) bear (bastasei | βαστάσει | fut act ind 3 sg) his own load.
Galatians 6:17 From now on let no one cause me trouble, for I bear (bastazō | βαστάζω | pres act ind 1 sg) the marks of Jesus on my body.
Revelation 2:2 I know your works, your toil and your patient endurance, and that you cannot put up with (bastasai | βαστάσαι | aor act inf ) those who are evil, but have tested those who call themselves apostles (but are not) and found them to be false.
Revelation 2:3 I also know that you have demonstrated your patience and borne hardship (ebastasas | ἐβάστασας | aor act ind 2 sg) for my name’s sake, and have not grown weary.
Revelation 17:7 Then the angel said to me, “Why are you astounded? I will explain to you the mystery of the woman and of the beast with seven heads and ten horns that carries (bastazontos | βαστάζοντος | pres act ptcp gen sg neut) her.