Bill Mounce

For an Informed Love of God


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ἐπισκέψομαι, ἐπεσκεψάμην, -, -, -
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to visit, show concern, care for, come to help
to look at observantly, to inspect; to look out, select, Acts 6:3; to go see, visit, Acts 7:23; 15:36; to visit for the purpose of comfort and relief, Mt. 25:36, 43; Jas. 1:27; from the Hebrew, of God, to visit, Lk. 1:68, 78

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Matthew 25:36 I was naked and you clothed me, I was sick and you took (epeskepsasthe | ἐπεσκέψασθε | aor mid ind 2 pl) care of me, I was in prison and you visited me.’
Matthew 25:43 I was a stranger and you did not invite me in, naked and you did not clothe me, sick and in prison and you (epeskepsasthe | ἐπεσκέψασθε | aor mid ind 2 pl) did (epeskepsasthe | ἐπεσκέψασθε | aor mid ind 2 pl) not visit (epeskepsasthe | ἐπεσκέψασθε | aor mid ind 2 pl) me.’
Luke 1:68 “Blessed be the Lord God of Israel, for he has visited (epeskepsato | ἐπεσκέψατο | aor mid ind 3 sg) and brought redemption to his people.
Luke 1:78 because of the tender mercies of our God, by which the rising sun of heaven will visit (episkepsetai | ἐπισκέψεται | fut mid ind 3 sg) us,
Luke 7:16 Fear gripped them all, and they glorified God, saying, “A great prophet has arisen among us!” and, “God has come (epeskepsato | ἐπεσκέψατο | aor mid ind 3 sg) to help his people!”
Acts 6:3 Therefore, brothers, select (episkepsasthe | ἐπισκέψασθε | aor mid imperative 2 pl) from among you seven men of good standing, full of the Spirit and of wisdom, whom we will appoint to carry out this responsibility.
Acts 7:23 “When he was about forty years old, it entered his mind to visit (episkepsasthai | ἐπισκέψασθαι | aor mid inf ) his brothers, the sons of Israel.
Acts 15:14 Simeon has recounted how God first concerned (epeskepsato | ἐπεσκέψατο | aor mid ind 3 sg) himself about taking from among the Gentiles a people for his name.
Acts 15:36 And after some days Paul said to Barnabas, “Let us return indeed and visit (episkepsōmetha | ἐπισκεψώμεθα | aor mid subj 1 pl) the brothers in every city in which we announced the word of the Lord to see how they are.”
Hebrews 2:6 But someone has testified somewhere, “What is man that you take thought for him, or the son of man, that you care for (episkeptē | ἐπισκέπτῃ | pres mid ind 2 sg) him?
James 1:27 Religion that is pure and undefiled before God the Father is this: to care for (episkeptesthai | ἐπισκέπτεσθαι | pres mid inf ) orphans and widows in their time of trouble, and to keep oneself unstained by the world.