Bill Mounce

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γραφή

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
γραφή, -ῆς, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
graphē
Simplified transliteration: 
graphe
Numbers
Strong's number: 
1124
GK Number: 
1210
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
50
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1b
Gloss: 
(s.) a passage of Scripture; (pl.) the collective whole of the Scriptures; holy, authoritative collection of writings
Definition: 
a writing;, in NT the Holy Scriptures, the Jewish Scriptures, or Books of the Old Testament, Mt. 21:42; Jn. 5:39, et al.; by synec. doctrines, declarations, oracles, or promises contained in the sacred books, Mt. 22:29; Mk. 12:24, et al.; spc. a prophecy, Mt. 26:54; Mk. 14:49; Lk. 4:21; 24:27, 32; with the addition of προφητική, Rom. 16:26; of τῶν προφητῶν, Mt. 26:56

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 21:42 Jesus said to them, “Have you never read in the Scriptures: (graphais | γραφαῖς | dat pl fem) ‘A stone that the builders rejected has become the cornerstone; this was the Lord’s doing, and it is amazing in our eyes’?
Matthew 22:29 Jesus answered them, saying, “You are mistaken, because you know neither the Scriptures (graphas | γραφάς | acc pl fem) nor the power of God.
Matthew 26:54 But how then would the scriptures (graphai | γραφαί | nom pl fem) be fulfilled that say it must happen in this way?”
Matthew 26:56 But all this has happened that the writings (graphai | γραφαί | nom pl fem) of the prophets might be fulfilled.” Then the disciples all deserted him and ran away.
Mark 12:10 Have you not even read this scripture: (graphēn | γραφήν | acc sg fem) ‘The stone that the builders rejected has become the capstone;
Mark 12:24 Jesus said to them, “Are you not mistaken for this reason, that you know neither the scriptures (graphas | γραφάς | acc pl fem) nor the power of God?
Mark 14:49 Daily I was with you in the temple, teaching, and you did not seize me. But the Scriptures (graphai | γραφαί | nom pl fem) must be fulfilled.”
Luke 4:21 And he set about telling them, “Today this scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) has been fulfilled in your ears.”
Luke 24:27 Then, beginning with Moses and all the Prophets, he interpreted to them the things written about himself in all the Scriptures (graphais | γραφαῖς | dat pl fem).
Luke 24:32 They said to each other, “Were not our hearts burning within us as he spoke to us on the road, as he opened to us the Scriptures?” (graphas | γραφάς | acc pl fem)
Luke 24:45 Then he opened their minds so they could understand the scriptures (graphas | γραφάς | acc pl fem),
John 2:22 Therefore, when he had risen from the dead, his disciples remembered that he had said this, and they believed the scripture (graphē | γραφῇ | dat sg fem) and the words that Jesus had spoken.
John 5:39 “You study the Scriptures (graphas | γραφάς | acc pl fem) because you think that by them you will have eternal life; and it is they that bear witness about me,
John 7:38 The one who believes in me, as the scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) says, “Out of his heart will flow rivers of living water.’”
John 7:42 Has not the scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) said that the Christ will be a descendant of David and come from Bethlehem, the village where David was born?”
John 10:35 If the scripture called them ‘gods’ to whom the word of God came — and scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) cannot be annulled —
John 13:18 I am not speaking about all of you; I know whom I have chosen. But the Scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) must be fulfilled, ‘The one who eats my bread has lifted up his heel against me.’
John 17:12 While I was with them, I protected them in your name, which you have given me. I guarded them, and not one of them has been lost except the son of destruction, that the scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) might be fulfilled.
John 19:24 So they said to one another, “Let us not tear it, but cast lots for it to see who will get it” — that the Scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) might be fulfilled that says, “They divided my garments among themselves, and for my clothing they cast lots.” So the soldiers did these things.
John 19:28 After this Jesus, knowing that all was now accomplished, so that the Scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) would be fulfilled, said, “I am thirsty.”
John 19:36 These things took place so that the Scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) would be fulfilled, “Not a bone of his body will be broken.”
John 19:37 And yet another Scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) says, “They will look on him whom they pierced.”
John 20:9 (They still did not understand the Scripture (graphēn | γραφήν | acc sg fem) that Jesus must rise from the dead.)
Acts 1:16 “My brothers, it was necessary for the Scripture (graphēn | γραφήν | acc sg fem) to be fulfilled, which the Holy Spirit spoke beforehand by the mouth of David concerning Judas, who became guide to those who arrested Jesus.
Acts 8:32 Now the passage of scripture (graphēs | γραφῆς | gen sg fem) the man was reading was this: “As a sheep to the slaughter he was led, and as a lamb dumb before its shearer, so he opens not his mouth.
Acts 8:35 Then Philip opened his mouth, and beginning from this Scripture (graphēs | γραφῆς | gen sg fem) he announced the good news to him, Jesus.
Acts 17:2 And according to Paul’s custom, he went to them and for three Sabbath days he reasoned with them from the Scriptures (graphōn | γραφῶν | gen pl fem),
Acts 17:11 These Jews were more open-minded than those in Thessalonica, for they received the message with all eagerness, examining the scriptures (graphas | γραφάς | acc pl fem) every day to see if these things were so.
Acts 18:24 Now a Jew named Apollos, an Alexandrian by race, arrived in Ephesus. He was an eloquent man, well-versed in the Scriptures (graphais | γραφαῖς | dat pl fem).
Acts 18:28 for he powerfully refuted the Jews in public, demonstrating by the Scriptures (graphōn | γραφῶν | gen pl fem) that Jesus was the Messiah.
Romans 1:2 which he promised beforehand through his prophets in the holy scriptures (graphais | γραφαῖς | dat pl fem),
Romans 4:3 For what does the scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) say? “And Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness.”
Romans 9:17 For the scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) says to Pharaoh, “For this very purpose I have raised you up, that I might display my power in you, and that my name might be proclaimed in all the earth.”
Romans 10:11 For the Scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) says, “Whoever believes in him will not be put to shame.”
Romans 11:2 God has not repudiated his people whom he foreknew. Or do you not know what the Scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) says in the passage about Elijah, how he pleads with God against Israel?
Romans 15:4 For whatever was written at an earlier time was written for our instruction, that through endurance and the encouragement of the scriptures (graphōn | γραφῶν | gen pl fem) we might have hope.
Romans 16:26 but now is manifested, and by the Scriptures (graphōn | γραφῶν | gen pl fem) of the prophets, according to the commandment of the eternal God, has been made known to all the nations, leading to obedience of faith;
1 Corinthians 15:3 For I passed on to you as of first importance what I also received: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures (graphas | γραφάς | acc pl fem),
1 Corinthians 15:4 and that he was buried, and that he has been raised on the third day according to the Scriptures (graphas | γραφάς | acc pl fem),
Galatians 3:8 And the Scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem), foreseeing that God would justify the Gentiles by faith, preached the gospel beforehand to Abraham, saying, “In you will all nations be blessed.”
Galatians 3:22 But the Scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) confined everything under sin, so that what was promised through faith in Jesus Christ might be given to those who believe.
Galatians 4:30 But what does the Scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) say? “Drive away the slave woman and her son, for the son of the slave woman must not share the inheritance with the son of the free woman.”
1 Timothy 5:18 For Scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) says, “Do not muzzle an ox that is treading out the grain,” and, “Worthy is the worker of his wage.”
2 Timothy 3:16 All Scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) is breathed out by God and is profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correcting, for training in righteousness,
James 2:8 If you really fulfill the royal law as set forth in this scripture (graphēn | γραφήν | acc sg fem), “You shall love your neighbor as yourself,” you are doing well.
James 2:23 And the scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) was fulfilled that says, “And Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness,” and he was called the friend of God.
James 4:5 Or do you imagine that scripture (graphē | γραφή | nom sg fem) has no meaning when it says, “God yearns jealously over the spirit that he has placed in us”?
1 Peter 2:6 For it says in scripture (graphē | γραφῇ | dat sg fem), “Behold, I lay in Zion a stone, a cornerstone chosen and precious, and the one who believes in him will never be put to shame.”
2 Peter 1:20 Above all, you must understand that no prophecy of scripture (graphēs | γραφῆς | gen sg fem) arises from the prophet’s own interpretation,
2 Peter 3:16 as he does in all his letters, speaking in them of these matters, in which are some things hard to understand, things that the ignorant and unstable distort to their own destruction, as they do the other scriptures (graphas | γραφάς | acc pl fem).