Bill Mounce

For an Informed Love of God


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that, so that, (in order) to
can function as a conj., how, in what way or manner, by what means, Mt. 22:5; Lk. 24:20; conj. that, in order that, and ὅπως μή, that not, lest, Mt. 6:2, 4, 5, 16, 18; Acts 9:2, et al. freq.

Greek-English Concordance for ὅπως

Matthew 2:8 Then he sent them to Bethlehem, saying, “Go and search diligently for the child; and when you have found him, report back to me, so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that I also may go and worship him.”
Matthew 2:23 And he went and settled in a town called Nazareth, that (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) what was spoken by the prophets might be fulfilled: “He will be called a Nazarene.”
Matthew 5:16 Let your light shine like that before others, so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that they may see your good works and glorify your Father who is in heaven.”
Matthew 5:45 so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that you may be sons of your Father who is in heaven, for he makes his sun rise on the evil and on the good, and sends rain on the just and on the unjust.
Matthew 6:2 So whenever you give alms do not sound a trumpet before you, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that they may be praised by others. I tell you the truth, they have received their reward.
Matthew 6:4 so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that your almsgiving may be in secret; and your Father who sees in secret will reward you.
Matthew 6:5 “And when you pray, do not be like the hypocrites, for they love to pray standing in synagogues and on street corners that (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) they may be seen by others. I tell you the truth, they have received their reward.
Matthew 6:16 “And when you fast, do not put on a gloomy face as the hypocrites do, for they disfigure their faces so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that they will appear to others as fasting; I tell you the truth, they have their reward.
Matthew 6:18 so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that you will not appear to others as fasting, but by your Father who is in secret; and your Father who sees in secret will reward you.
Matthew 8:17 In this way (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) what was spoken by Isaiah the prophet was fulfilled: “He took our illnesses and carried our diseases.”
Matthew 8:34 Then the entire town went out to meet Jesus; and when they saw him, they begged him to (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) leave their region.
Matthew 9:38 so pray to the Lord of the harvest to (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) send out workers into his harvest.”
Matthew 12:14 Then the Pharisees went and plotted against him in order (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that they might put him to death.
Matthew 13:35 so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that what was spoken by the prophet might be fulfilled, saying, “I will open my mouth in parables; I will utter things kept secret from the foundation of the world.”
Matthew 22:15 Then the Pharisees went out and plotted how (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) they could trap him in what he said.
Matthew 23:35 so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that upon you will come all the righteous blood shed on earth, from the blood of righteous Abel to the blood of Zechariah son of Barachiah, whom you murdered between the sanctuary and the altar.
Matthew 26:59 Now the ruling priests and the entire Sanhedrin were looking for false testimony against Jesus so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) they could put him to death,
Mark 3:6 So the Pharisees went out immediately and began plotting with Herodians plotting began against him, as to how (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) him. they might do away with him.
Luke 2:35 (and a sword will pierce your own soul also), that (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) thoughts of many hearts may be revealed.”
Luke 7:3 When the centurion heard about Jesus, he sent to him elders of the Jews, asking him to (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) come and heal his servant.
Luke 10:2 And he said to them, “The harvest is plentiful, but the workers are few. Therefore ask the Lord of the harvest to (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) send out workers into his harvest.
Luke 11:37 When Jesus finished speaking, a Pharisee asked him to (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) have a meal with him, so he went in and reclined at table.
Luke 16:26 Besides all this, between us and you a great chasm has been put in place, so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that those wishing to cross over from here to you are not able, and no one can cross from there to us.’
Luke 16:28 (for I have five brothers), that (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) he might warn them so that they might not come as well into this place of torment.’
Luke 24:20 that (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) our chief priests and rulers delivered him up to be condemned to death and crucified him.
John 11:57 Now the chief priests and the Pharisees had given orders that if anyone knew where Jesus was he should let them know, so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) they might arrest him.
Acts 3:20 that (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) there may come times of refreshing from the presence of the Lord, and that he may send the Messiah appointed for you, that is, Jesus,
Acts 8:15 who went down and prayed for them that (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) they might receive the Holy Spirit,
Acts 8:24 And answering, Simon said, “You pray for me to the Lord so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that nothing of what you have said may come upon me.”
Acts 9:2 and requested from him letters to Damascus addressed to the synagogues, that (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) if he found any who were of the Way, men or women, he should bring them bound to Jerusalem.
Acts 9:12 and in a vision he has seen a man named Ananias come in and lay his hands on him so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that he might regain his sight.”
Acts 9:17 So Ananias went entered the house; he placed his hands on Saul and said, “Brother Saul, the Lord Jesus, who appeared to you on the road by which you came, has sent me so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that you may recover your sight and be filled with the Holy Spirit.”
Acts 9:24 but their plot was made known to Saul. They kept close watch on the gates day and night so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that they might kill him;
Acts 15:17 so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that the rest of men may seek the Lord, namely, all the Gentiles on whom my name has been called, says the Lord, who makes these things
Acts 20:16 For Paul had decided to sail past Ephesus, so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that he might not have to spend time in Asia, for he was hastening, if it were possible for him, to be in Jerusalem for the day of Pentecost.
Acts 23:15 So now you and the council give notice to the commanding officer to (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) bring him down to you, as though you were going to examine his case more accurately; and we will be ready to kill him before he gets there.”
Acts 23:20 And he said, “The Jews have agreed to ask you to (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) bring Paul down tomorrow to the council, as though the case against him was going to be examined more closely.
Acts 23:23 Then he called two of the centurions and said, “Get ready by the third hour of the night two hundred soldiers, seventy horsemen, and two hundred spearmen to (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) go as far as Caesarea.”
Acts 25:3 and asking him to do them a favor against Paul; they urged Festus to transfer him to Jerusalem, for they were forming a plot to kill him along the way.
Acts 25:26 But I do not have anything definite about him to write to my lord. Therefore I have brought him before you all, and especially before you, King Agrippa, so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that, when the examination has been conducted, I may have something to write.
Romans 3:4 By no means! Let God be true and every man a liar. As it is written, “so that (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) you may be justified in your words and prevail when you are judged.”
Romans 9:17 For the scripture says to Pharaoh, “For this very purpose I have raised you up, that (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) I might display my power in you, and that (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) my name might be proclaimed in all the earth.”
1 Corinthians 1:29 so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that no one can boast in the presence of God.
2 Corinthians 8:11 So now finish doing it, so that (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) your readiness in desiring it may be matched by your completing it, as your means allow.
2 Corinthians 8:14 at the present time your abundance should supply what they need, so that then their abundance may supply your need; in this way (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) there will be equality.
Galatians 1:4 who gave himself for our sins in order to (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) rescue us from this present evil age, according to the will of our God and Father,
2 Thessalonians 1:12 so that (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) the name of our Lord Jesus may be glorified in you, and you in him, according to the grace of our God and the Lord Jesus Christ.
Philemon 1:6 And I pray that (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) the sharing of your faith may become effective in the knowledge of every good thing that belongs to us in Christ.
Hebrews 2:9 But we do see Jesus, who for a little while was made lower than the angels, so (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) that (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) by the grace of God he might taste death for everyone, because of the suffering of death crowned with glory and honor.
Hebrews 9:15 And for this reason he is the mediator of a new covenant, so that (hopōs | ὅπως | conj) those who are called may receive the promised eternal inheritance, since a death has occurred that redeems them from the transgressions committed under that first covenant.