Bill Mounce

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Forms of the word
χειροποίητος, ον
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hand-made, man-made
made by hand, artificial, material,

, Mk. 14:58; Acts 7:48; 17:24; Eph. 2:11; Heb. 9:11, 24*

Greek-English Concordance for χειροποίητος

Mark 14:58 “We heard him saying, ‘I will destroy this temple made (cheiropoiēton | χειροποίητον | acc sg masc) with hands, and in three days I will build another not made with hands.’”
Acts 7:48 Yet the Most High does not dwell in houses (cheiropoiētois | χειροποιήτοις | dat pl masc) made by hands; as the prophet says,
Acts 17:24 The God who made the world and everything in it, being Lord of heaven and earth, does not live in shrines made (cheiropoiētois | χειροποιήτοις | dat pl masc) by human hands,
Ephesians 2:11 So remember that at one time you Gentiles in the flesh, called the uncircumcision by those called the circumcision — made (cheiropoiētou | χειροποιήτου | gen sg fem) in the flesh by hands (cheiropoiētou | χειροποιήτου | gen sg fem) —
Hebrews 9:11 But when Christ appeared as high priest of the good things that have now come, passing through the greater and more perfect tent (not made with hands (cheiropoiētou | χειροποιήτου | gen sg fem), that is, not of this creation),
Hebrews 9:24 For Christ did not enter a sanctuary made with hands (cheiropoiēta | χειροποίητα | acc pl neut), that was a mere copy of the true one, but into heaven itself, now to appear in the presence of God on our behalf.