Bill Mounce

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καιρός, -οῦ, ὁ
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time (particular and general); right time, opportune time, proper time, appointed time
pr. fitness, proportion, suitableness; a fitting situation, suitable place, 1 Pet. 4:17; a limited period of time marked by a suitableness of circumstances, a fitting season, 1 Cor. 4:5; 1 Tim. 2:6; 6:15; Tit. 1:3; opportunity, Acts 24:25; Gal. 6:10; Heb. 11:15; a limited period of time marked by characteristic circumstances, a signal juncture, a marked season, Mt. 16:3; Lk. 12:56; 21:8; 1 Pet. 1:11; a destined time, Mt. 8:29; 26:18; Mk. 1:15; Lk. 21:24; 1 Thess. 5:1; a season in ordinary succession, equivalent to ὥρα, Mt. 13:30; Acts 14:17; in NT a limited time, a short season, Lk. 4:13; simply, a point of time, Mt. 11:25; Lk. 13:1

Greek-English Concordance for καιρός

Matthew 8:29 They cried out, “What do you have to do with us, Son of God? Have you come here before the appointed time (kairou | καιροῦ | gen sg masc) to torment us?”
Matthew 11:25 At that time (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc) Jesus declared, “I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and clever and revealed them to little children;
Matthew 12:1 At that time (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc) Jesus went through the grainfields on the Sabbath; and his disciples were hungry, and they began to pluck heads of grain and eat.
Matthew 13:30 Let both grow together until the harvest; and at harvest time (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc) I will tell the harvesters, “First gather the weeds and bind them into bundles to be burned, then gather the wheat into my barn.”’”
Matthew 14:1 About that time (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc) Herod the tetrarch heard the report about Jesus.
Matthew 16:3 and in the morning, ‘It will be stormy today, for the sky is red and threatening.’ You know how to interpret the appearance of the sky, but you cannot evaluate the signs of the times (kairōn | καιρῶν | gen pl masc)?
Matthew 21:34 When the harvest time (kairos | καιρός | nom sg masc) drew near, he sent his servants to the tenants to collect his share of the crop.
Matthew 21:41 They said to him, “He will bring those wretches to a wretched end and lease the vineyard to other tenants who will give him his share at their harvest.” (kairois | καιροῖς | dat pl masc)
Matthew 24:45 “Who then is the faithful and wise servant whom his master has put in charge of his household to give other servants their food at the proper (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc) time?
Matthew 26:18 He said, “Go into the city to a certain man and say to him, ‘The Teacher says, “My time (kairos | καιρός | nom sg masc) is at hand. I will be keeping the Passover at your house with my disciples.”’”
Mark 1:15 and saying, “The time (kairos | καιρός | nom sg masc) is fulfilled and is at hand; the kingdom of God is at hand; repent and believe in the gospel.”
Mark 10:30 who will not receive one hundredfold now in this present (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc) time — houses and brothers and sisters and mothers and children and fields, with persecutions — and in the coming age, eternal life.
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 it was not the season (kairos | καιρός | nom sg masc) for figs.
Mark 12:2 At harvest (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc) time (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc) he sent a servant to the tenant farmers to receive from the farmers a portion of the fruit from the vineyard.
Mark 13:33 Watch out, be alert, for you do not know when the time (kairos | καιρός | nom sg masc) will come.
Luke 1:20 And now you will be reduced to silence and not be able to speak until the day in which these things happen, because you did not believe my words, which will be fulfilled in their time.” (kairon | καιρόν | acc sg masc)
Luke 4:13 And when he had completed every kind of temptation, the devil departed from him until a more favorable time (kairou | καιροῦ | gen sg masc).
Luke 8:13 Those that fall on rock are the ones who, when they hear the word, receive it with joy; but they have no root — they believe for a while (kairon | καιρόν | acc sg masc) but in a time (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc) of testing they fall away.
Luke 12:42 And the Lord said, “Who, then, is the faithful and wise steward, whom the master will put in charge of his servants, to give the food ration at the proper (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc) time?
Luke 12:56 Hypocrites! You know how to interpret the appearance of the earth and the sky. How is it that you do not know how to interpret this present time (kairon | καιρόν | acc sg masc)?
Luke 13:1 At that very time (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc) there were some present who told him about the Galileans whose blood Pilate had mingled with their sacrifices.
Luke 18:30 who will not receive many times as much in this age (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc) and, in the age to come, eternal life.”
Luke 19:44 And they will tear down both you and the children within you, and they will not leave stone upon stone in you, because you did not recognize the time (kairon | καιρόν | acc sg masc) of your visitation.”
Luke 20:10 When the season (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc) came, he sent a servant to the tenants so that they might give him his share of the produce of the vineyard; but the tenants beat him and sent him away empty-handed.
Luke 21:8 And he said, “See that you are not led astray! For many will come in my name, saying, ‘I am he!’ and, ‘The time (kairos | καιρός | nom sg masc) is at hand!’ Do not go after them.
Luke 21:24 They will fall by the edge of the sword and be led captive to all nations, and Jerusalem will be trampled underfoot by the Gentiles, until the times (kairoi | καιροί | nom pl masc) of the Gentiles are fulfilled.
Luke 21:36 Be alert at all times (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc), praying that you may have strength to escape all these things that will take place, and to stand before the Son of Man.”
John 7:6 So Jesus said to them, “My time (kairos | καιρός | nom sg masc) has not yet come, but your time (kairos | καιρός | nom sg masc) is always here.
John 7:8 You go up to the festival yourselves; I am not going up to this festival, for my time (kairos | καιρός | nom sg masc) has not yet fully come.”
Acts 1:7 But he said to them, “It is not for you to know the times or seasons (kairous | καιρούς | acc pl masc) that the Father has set by his own authority.
Acts 3:20 that there may come times (kairoi | καιροί | nom pl masc) of refreshing from the presence of the Lord, and that he may send the Messiah appointed for you, that is, Jesus,
Acts 7:20 At which time (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc) Moses was born, and he was beautiful before God. He was brought up for three months in his father’s house;
Acts 12:1 About that time (kairon | καιρόν | acc sg masc) Herod the king set his hand to mistreat some belonging to the church.
Acts 13:11 And now, behold, the hand of the Lord is upon you, and you will be blind, not seeing the sun for a time.” (kairou | καιροῦ | gen sg masc) And immediately fell upon him mist and darkness, and as he went about he sought someone to lead him by the hand.
Acts 14:17 yet he did not leave himself without witness, for he did good, giving you rains from heaven and fruitful seasons (kairous | καιρούς | acc pl masc), filling your hearts with food and gladness.”
Acts 17:26 And he made from one man every race of men to live on all the face of the earth, having determined allotted epochs (kairous | καιρούς | acc pl masc) and the fixed boundaries of the places where they would live,
Acts 19:23 About that time (kairon | καιρόν | acc sg masc) there broke out no little disturbance concerning the Way.
Acts 24:25 And as he reasoned with him about righteousness and self-control and the judgment to come, Felix became frightened and said, “For the present go away, but when I find time (kairon | καιρόν | acc sg masc) I will send for you.”
Romans 3:26 It was also to demonstrate his righteousness at the present time (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc), that he might be just and the justifier of the one who has faith in Jesus.
Romans 5:6 For while we were still helpless, at the right (kairon | καιρόν | acc sg masc) time Christ died for the ungodly.
Romans 8:18 For I consider that the sufferings of this present time (kairou | καιροῦ | gen sg masc) are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed to us.
Romans 9:9 For this is what the promise said: “About this time (kairon | καιρόν | acc sg masc) next year I will return and Sarah will have a son.”
Romans 11:5 So too at the present time (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc) there is a remnant, chosen by grace.
Romans 13:11 And live this way because you are aware of the time (kairon | καιρόν | acc sg masc), that the hour has come for us to wake from sleep, for our salvation is nearer now than when we first believed.
1 Corinthians 4:5 So then, stop passing judgment on anything before the time (kairou | καιροῦ | gen sg masc), before the Lord comes. He will bring to light the hidden things of darkness and will disclose the motives of the heart. At that time praise will come to each from God.
1 Corinthians 7:5 Do not deprive one another, except perhaps by agreement for a set time (kairon | καιρόν | acc sg masc), so that you may devote yourselves to prayer; then come together again, so that Satan may not tempt you because of your lack of self-control.
1 Corinthians 7:29 And I say this, my brothers: the time (kairos | καιρός | nom sg masc) has grown short. From now on those who have wives should be as though they had none,
2 Corinthians 6:2 For he says, “In the time (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc) of my favor I heard you, in the day of salvation I helped you.” Behold, now is the acceptable time (kairos | καιρός | nom sg masc); behold, now is the day of salvation!
2 Corinthians 8:14 at the present time (kairō | καιρῷ | dat sg masc) your abundance should supply what they need, so that then their abundance may supply your need; in this way there will be equality.
Galatians 4:10 You scrupulously observe special days and months and seasons (kairous | καιρούς | acc pl masc) and years!