Bill Mounce

For an Informed Love of God


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-, ἐνέτυχον, -, -, -
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to intercede, appeal, petition
to fill in with, meet; to have conversation with, address; to address, or apply to any one, Acts 25:24; ὑπέρ τινος, to intercede for any one, plead the cause of, Rom. 8:27, 34; Heb. 7:25; κατά τινος, to address a representation or suit against any one, to accuse, complain of, Rom. 11:2*

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Acts 25:24 And Festus said, “King Agrippa, and all men present with us, you see this man about whom the whole Jewish people petitioned (enetychon | ἐνέτυχον | aor act ind 3 pl) me, both in Jerusalem and here, crying out that he ought not to live any longer.
Romans 8:27 And God, who searches our hearts, knows the desire of the Spirit, because the Spirit intercedes (entynchanei | ἐντυγχάνει | pres act ind 3 sg) for the saints according to the will of God.
Romans 8:34 Who is it that condemns? Christ Jesus is the one who died — and more than that, he was raised — who is at the right hand of God, who also is interceding (entynchanei | ἐντυγχάνει | pres act ind 3 sg) for us.
Romans 11:2 God has not repudiated his people whom he foreknew. Or do you not know what the Scripture says in the passage about Elijah, how he pleads (entynchanei | ἐντυγχάνει | pres act ind 3 sg) with God against Israel?
Hebrews 7:25 Consequently, he is able to save completely those who draw near to God through him, because he continually lives to intercede (entynchanein | ἐντυγχάνειν | pres act inf ) for them.