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

Luke 19:48 but they could not find what they might do, because (gar | γάρ | conj) all the people were hanging on his words.
Luke 20:6 But if we say, ‘From men,’ all the people will stone us to death, because (gar | γάρ | conj) they are convinced that John was a prophet.”
Luke 20:19 The scribes and the chief priests tried to lay hands on him at that very hour, for (gar | γάρ | conj) they perceived that he had spoken this parable against them, but they feared the people.
Luke 20:33 So the woman — in the resurrection — of which of them will she be wife? For (gar | γάρ | conj) all seven had her as wife.”
Luke 20:36 In (gar | γάρ | conj) fact (gar | γάρ | conj), they can no longer die, since (gar | γάρ | conj) they are like angels and are sons of God, being sons of the resurrection.
Luke 20:38 He is not God of the dead, but of the living! For (gar | γάρ | conj) to him they are all alive.”
Luke 20:40 For (gar | γάρ | conj) no longer did they dare to question him about anything.
Luke 20:42 For (gar | γάρ | conj) David himself says in the book of Psalms, ‘The Lord said to my Lord, “Sit at my right hand,
Luke 21:4 For (gar | γάρ | conj) they all, out of their excess, put in their gifts, but she, out of her need, put in everything she had to live on.”
Luke 21:8 And he said, “See that you are not led astray! For (gar | γάρ | conj) many will come in my name, saying, ‘I am he!’ and, ‘The time is at hand!’ Do not go after them.
Luke 21:9 When you hear of wars and rebellions, do not be terrified, for (gar | γάρ | conj) these things must take place first, but the end will not follow immediately.”
Luke 21:15 For (gar | γάρ | conj) I am the one who will give you a mouth and wisdom, which none of your adversaries will be able to resist or contradict.
Luke 21:23 Woe to those who are pregnant and to those who are nursing infants in those days! For (gar | γάρ | conj) there will be great distress on the earth and wrath against this people.
Luke 21:26 people fainting with fear and foreboding of what is coming on the world. For (gar | γάρ | conj) the powers of the heavens will be shaken.
Luke 21:35 like a trap. For (gar | γάρ | conj) it will come upon all those who live on the face of the whole earth.
Luke 22:2 The chief priests and the scribes were looking for a way how they might put Jesus to death, for (gar | γάρ | conj) they were afraid of the people.
Luke 22:16 For (gar | γάρ | conj) I say to you that I will certainly not eat again until it is fulfilled in the kingdom of God.”
Luke 22:18 For (gar | γάρ | conj) I say to you that from now on I shall certainly not drink of the fruit of the vine until the kingdom of God comes.”
Luke 22:27 For (gar | γάρ | conj) who is the greater, the one who reclines at table or one who serves? Is it not the one who reclines at table? But in your midst I am like the one who serves.
Luke 22:37 For (gar | γάρ | conj) I tell you that there must be fulfilled in me what stands written: ‘And he was numbered with the lawless.’ And (gar | γάρ | conj) indeed, that which concerns me has its fulfillment.”
Luke 22:59 Then after about an hour had passed a certain other person kept insisting, saying, “Surely this person also was with him, for (gar | γάρ | conj) he too is a Galilean.”
Luke 22:71 Then they said, “What further need do we have of a witness? we have heard it ourselves from his own lips.”
Luke 23:8 Upon seeing Jesus, Herod was very glad, since (gar | γάρ | conj) for a long time he had been wanting to see him, because of what he had heard about him, and he was hoping to see some miraculous sign done by him.
Luke 23:12 And Herod and Pilate became friends with each other that very day, for (gar | γάρ | conj) before this they had been hostile toward one other.
Luke 23:15 For that matter, neither did Herod, for (gar | γάρ | conj) he sent him back to us. Look, nothing deserving death has been done by him.
Luke 23:22 A third time he spoke to them, “What evil did this man do? I have found in him no guilt deserving death. I will therefore punish and release him.”
Luke 23:34 And Jesus was saying, “Father, forgive them; for (gar | γάρ | conj) they do not know what they are doing.” Then in order to divide up his clothing they cast lots.
Luke 23:41 And we indeed justly. For (gar | γάρ | conj) we are receiving what we deserve for what we did; but this man has done nothing improper.”
John 2:25 and because he had no need that anyone should give evidence concerning man, for (gar | γάρ | conj) he himself knew what was in man.
John 3:2 This man came to Jesus by night and said to him, “Rabbi, we know that you are a teacher come from God, for (gar | γάρ | conj) no one is able to perform the miraculous signs that you are doing unless God is with him.”
John 3:16 “For (gar | γάρ | conj) this is how God loved the world: he gave his one and only Son that everyone who believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.
John 3:17 For (gar | γάρ | conj) God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but so that the world might be saved through him.
John 3:19 And the basis for judging is this, that light has come into the world and people love darkness rather than light, because (gar | γάρ | conj) their deeds are evil.
John 3:20 For (gar | γάρ | conj) everyone who practices wickedness hates the light and does not come to the light for fear that his deeds will be exposed.
John 3:24 (John had not yet been thrown into prison.)
John 3:34 For (gar | γάρ | conj) the one whom God has sent speaks the words of God, for (gar | γάρ | conj) God does not give the Spirit in a limited measure.
John 4:8 (For (gar | γάρ | conj) his disciples had gone off to the town to buy food.)
John 4:9 The Samaritan woman said to him, “How is it that you, a Jew, are asking for a drink from me, a woman from Samaria?” (For (gar | γάρ | conj) Jews use nothing in common with Samaritans.)
John 4:18 for (gar | γάρ | conj) you have had five husbands, and the man you now have is not your husband. You have spoken the truth.”
John 4:23 But the hour is coming, and is here already, when true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and in truth; for (gar | γάρ | conj) indeed the Father is seeking just such people to be his worshipers.
John 4:37 For (gar | γάρ | conj) in this the saying is true, ‘One sows and another reaps.’
John 4:42 They said to the woman, “No longer is it because of what you said that we believe, for (gar | γάρ | conj) we have heard him for ourselves, and we know that this man truly is the Savior of the world.”
John 4:44 (for (gar | γάρ | conj) Jesus himself had testified that a prophet has no honor in his own country).
John 4:45 When he arrived in Galilee, the Galileans welcomed him, having seen all that he had done in Jerusalem during the feast (for (gar | γάρ | conj) they too had gone to the feast).
John 4:47 When this man heard that Jesus had arrived in Galilee from Judea, he went to him and begged him to come down and heal his son; for (gar | γάρ | conj) he was at the point of death.
John 5:13 However, the man who had been healed did not know who it was, for (gar | γάρ | conj) Jesus had slipped away, there being a crowd in that place.
John 5:19 Jesus said to them, “I tell you the solemn truth, the Son can do nothing on his own, but only what he sees the Father doing; for (gar | γάρ | conj) whatever the Father does, the Son is doing likewise.
John 5:20 For (gar | γάρ | conj) the Father loves the Son and shows him everything that he is doing; and he will show him greater works than these, and you will be amazed.
John 5:21 For (gar | γάρ | conj) as the Father raises the dead and gives them life, so also the Son gives life to those he chooses.
John 5:22 Furthermore, the Father judges no one, but has given all judgment to the Son,