Bill Mounce

For an Informed Love of God


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shows inference or continuation: for, because, indeed, but
for; it is, however, frequently used with an ellipsis of the clause to which it has reference, and its force must then be variously expressed: Mt. 15:27; 27:23, et al.; it is also sometimes epexegetic, or introductory of an intimated detail of circumstances, now, then, Mt. 1:18

Greek-English Concordance for γάρ

Mark 8:38 For (gar | γάρ | conj) whoever is ashamed of me and my words in this adulterous and sinful generation, the Son of Man will also be ashamed of him when he comes in the glory of his Father with his holy angels.”
Mark 9:6 for (gar | γάρ | conj) he did not know what he should reply, because (gar | γάρ | conj) they were so frightened.
Mark 9:31 for (gar | γάρ | conj) he was teaching his disciples and saying to them, “The Son of Man is going to be delivered into the hands of men, and they will kill him. Then three days after he has been killed, he will rise.
Mark 9:34 But they kept silent, for (gar | γάρ | conj) on the way they had argued among themselves about who was the greatest.
Mark 9:39 But Jesus said, “Do not stop him, for (gar | γάρ | conj) there is no one who will do a mighty work in my name and be able soon after to speak evil of me.
Mark 9:40 For (gar | γάρ | conj) whoever is not against us is for us.
Mark 9:41 For (gar | γάρ | conj) I tell you the truth, whoever gives you a cup of water to drink because you bear the name of Christ will most certainly not lose his reward.
Mark 9:49 For (gar | γάρ | conj) everyone will be salted with fire.
Mark 10:14 But when Jesus saw it, he was indignant and said to them, “Let the children come to me. Do not prevent them, for (gar | γάρ | conj) of such is the kingdom of God.
Mark 10:22 Disheartened by the saying, the man went away grieving; for (gar | γάρ | conj) he had many possessions.
Mark 10:27 Looking at them, Jesus said, “With man it is impossible, but not with God; for (gar | γάρ | conj) all things are possible with God.”
Mark 10:45 For (gar | γάρ | conj) even the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.”
Mark 11:13 And seeing at a distance a fig tree in leaf, he went to see if he could find anything on it. And when he came to it, he found nothing but leaves, for (gar | γάρ | conj) it was not the season for figs.
Mark 11:18 And the ruling priests and the scribes heard of this and began seeking how they could destroy him, for (gar | γάρ | conj) they feared him, because (gar | γάρ | conj) all the people were impressed by his teaching.
Mark 11:32 But if we say, ‘From (they were afraid of the people, for (gar | γάρ | conj) everyone considered John was truly a prophet).
Mark 12:12 And they were seeking to arrest him, but feared the people, for (gar | γάρ | conj) they knew that he had spoken the parable against them. So they left him and went away.
Mark 12:14 When they came they said to him, “Teacher, we know that you are truthful and that the opinion of another is of no concern to you. For (gar | γάρ | conj) you do not regard the position of men, but you truly teach the way of God. Is it lawful to pay tax to Caesar, or not? Should we give, or should we not pay?”
Mark 12:23 In the resurrection, when they rise again, of which of them will she be wife? For (gar | γάρ | conj) all seven had her as wife.”
Mark 12:25 For (gar | γάρ | conj) when people rise from the dead, they neither marry nor are they given in marriage, but they are as angels in heaven.
Mark 12:44 For (gar | γάρ | conj) they all put in from their abundance, but she from her need has put in everything she had — all she had to live on.”
Mark 13:8 For (gar | γάρ | conj) nation will rise against nation and kingdom against kingdom. There will be earthquakes in various places; there will be famines. These are the beginning of birth pains.
Mark 13:11 And when they bring you to trial and deliver you over, do not worry ahead of time what you should say, but whatever is given you in that hour, speak; for (gar | γάρ | conj) you are not the ones who will be speaking, but the Holy Spirit.
Mark 13:19 because (gar | γάρ | conj) those will be days of such tribulation as has never happened from the beginning of creation, which God created, until now, nor ever will be.
Mark 13:22 For (gar | γάρ | conj) false christs and false prophets will arise and will offer signs and wonders in order to deceive, if possible, the elect.
Mark 13:33 Watch out, be alert, for (gar | γάρ | conj) you do not know when the time will come.
Mark 13:35 So stay alert — for (gar | γάρ | conj) you do not know when the master of the house will return, whether in the evening, or at midnight, or at cock crowing, or toward daybreak —
Mark 14:2 but (gar | γάρ | conj) they were saying, “Not during the festival, lest there be an uproar among the people.”
Mark 14:5 For (gar | γάρ | conj) this ointment could have been sold for more than three hundred denarii and given to the poor.” And they rebuked her harshly.
Mark 14:7 For (gar | γάρ | conj) you will always have the poor with you, and whenever you want you can do something good for them, but you will not always have me.
Mark 14:40 And again, returning, he found them sleeping, for (gar | γάρ | conj) their eyes were heavy, and they did not know how they should answer him.
Mark 14:56 For (gar | γάρ | conj) many were giving false testimony against him, but their testimonies were not in agreement.
Mark 14:70 But again he denied it. And after a little while again those standing around said to Peter, “Surely you are one of them, for (gar | γάρ | conj) you also are a Galilean.”
Mark 15:10 For (gar | γάρ | conj) he knew that the ruling priests had handed Jesus over out of envy.
Mark 15:14 And Pilate said to them, “Why (gar | γάρ | conj), what evil has he done?” But they cried out all the more, “Crucify him!”
Mark 16:4 And looking up, they saw that the stone had been rolled away — for (gar | γάρ | conj) it was very large.
Mark 16:8 And going outside, they fled from the tomb, for (gar | γάρ | conj) trembling and astonishment had taken hold of them. And they said nothing to anyone, for (gar | γάρ | conj) they were afraid.
Luke 1:15 for (gar | γάρ | conj) he will be great before the Lord. And he must not drink wine and strong drink, and he will be filled with the Holy Spirit, even from his mother’s womb.
Luke 1:18 But Zechariah said to the angel, “How can I be sure of this? For (gar | γάρ | conj) I am an old man and my wife is advanced in years?”
Luke 1:30 And the angel said to her, “Do not be afraid, Mary, for (gar | γάρ | conj) you have found favor with God.
Luke 1:44 For (gar | γάρ | conj) behold, as the sound of your greeting came into my ear, the baby in my womb leaped for joy.
Luke 1:48 for he has looked on the humble estate of his maidservant. For (gar | γάρ | conj) behold, from now on all generations will declare me blessed,
Luke 1:66 All who heard took these things to their heart, saying, “What, then, will this child be?” For (gar | γάρ | conj) the hand of the Lord was with him.
Luke 1:76 And you, child, will be called prophet of the Most High; for (gar | γάρ | conj) you will go before the Lord to prepare his ways,
Luke 2:10 But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid; for (gar | γάρ | conj) behold, I announce to you good news of a great joy which will be for all the people,
Luke 3:8 Bear, then, fruits worthy of repentance. Do not even begin to say to yourselves, ‘We have Abraham as our father.’ For (gar | γάρ | conj) I say to you that God is able, out of these stones, to raise up children to Abraham.
Luke 4:10 for (gar | γάρ | conj) it is written, ‘To his angels he will give orders concerning you, to protect you,’
Luke 5:9 For (gar | γάρ | conj) amazement had taken hold of him and all who were with him because of the catch of fish that they had taken,
Luke 5:39 And no one drinking the old desires the new; for (gar | γάρ | conj) he says, ‘The old is good.’”
Luke 6:23 Rejoice in that day, and leap for joy, for (gar | γάρ | conj) behold, your reward is great in heaven. For (gar | γάρ | conj) their fathers treated the prophets in the same way.
Luke 6:26 Woe to you when all speak well of you, for (gar | γάρ | conj) their fathers treated the false prophets in the same way.