Bill Mounce

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Forms of the word
ὑστέρημα, ατος, τό
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what is lacking; poverty; what is needed
a shortcoming, defect;, personal shortcoming, 1 Cor. 16:17; Phil. 2:30; Col. 1:24; 1 Thess. 3:10; want, need, poverty, penury, Lk. 21:4; 2 Cor. 8:14; 9:12; 11:9*

Greek-English Concordance for ὑστέρημα

Luke 21:4 For they all, out of their excess, put in their gifts, but she, out of her need (hysterēmatos | ὑστερήματος | gen sg neut), put in everything she had to live on.”
1 Corinthians 16:17 But I rejoice at the coming of Stephanas, Fortunatus, and Achaicus because they have supplied what was (hysterēma | ὑστέρημα | acc sg neut) lacking (hysterēma | ὑστέρημα | acc sg neut) from you,
2 Corinthians 8:14 at the present time your abundance should supply what they need (hysterēma | ὑστέρημα | acc sg neut), so that then their abundance may supply your need (hysterēma | ὑστέρημα | acc sg neut); in this way there will be equality.
2 Corinthians 9:12 because the service of this ministry is not only providing for the needs (hysterēmata | ὑστερήματα | acc pl neut) of the saints, but is also overflowing through many thanksgivings to God.
2 Corinthians 11:9 And when I was present with you and in need, I did not burden anyone, for when the brothers came from Macedonia they supplied my need (hysterēma | ὑστέρημα | acc sg neut).
Philippians 2:30 because he came close to death for the work of Christ, risking his life to make up for the help you were not able (hysterēma | ὑστέρημα | acc sg neut) to give me.
Colossians 1:24 I am now rejoicing in my sufferings on your behalf, and in my flesh am completing what is lacking (hysterēmata | ὑστερήματα | acc pl neut) in the afflictions of Christ in flesh my for the sake of his body, his which is the church,
1 Thessalonians 3:10 Night and day we pray most earnestly that we may see you face to face and supply what is lacking (hysterēmata | ὑστερήματα | acc pl neut) in your faith.