Bill Mounce

For an Informed Love of God


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(gen.) against, contrary to, opposed; down, throughout; (acc.) in, by, with, in accordance with, for
down from, Mt. 8:32; down upon, upon, Mk. 14:3; Acts 27:14; down into; κατὰ βάθους, profound, deepest, 2 Cor. 8:2; down over, throughout a space, Lk. 4:14; 23:5; concerning, in cases of pointed allegation, 1 Cor. 15:15; against, Mt. 12:30; by, in oaths, Mt. 26:63; with an acc. of place, in the quarter of, about, near, at, Lk. 10;32; Acts 2:10; throughout, Lk. 8:39; in, Rom. 16:5; among, Acts 21:21; in the presence of, Lk. 2:31; in the direction of, towards, Acts 8:26; Phil. 3:14; of time, within the range of; during, in the course of, at, about, Acts 12:1; 27:27; distributively, κατ᾿ οἶ\κον, by houses, from house to house, Acts 2:46; kata; duvo, two and two, 1 Cor. 14:27; καθ᾿ ἡμέραν, daily, Mt. 26:55; trop., according to, conformable to, in proportion to, Mt. 9:29; 25:15; after the fashion or likeness of. Heb. 5:6; in virtue of, Mt. 19:3; as respects, Rom. 11:3; Acts 25;14; Heb. 9:9

Greek-English Concordance for κατά

2 Timothy 4:3 For a time will come when they will not put up with healthy teaching, but in accordance with (kata | κατά | prep-acc) their own lust they will heap up teachers for themselves, having itching ears,
2 Timothy 4:14 Alexander the coppersmith did me great harm; the Lord will repay him according to (kata | κατά | prep-acc) his deeds,
Titus 1:1 Paul, a servant of God and an apostle of Jesus Christ, for (kata | κατά | prep-acc) the faith of the elect of God and the knowledge of the truth that produces (kat | κατ᾿ | prep-acc) godliness,
Titus 1:3 and revealed his word at the proper time in the proclamation, with which I have been entrusted by (kat | κατ᾿ | prep-acc) the command of God our Savior,
Titus 1:4 to Titus, a true son in (kata | κατά | prep-acc) a common faith: Grace and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Savior.
Titus 1:5 For this reason I left you in Crete, so that you might put right the remaining things and appoint elders in every (kata | κατά | prep-acc) town, as I directed you —
Titus 1:9 holding fast to the trustworthy word that is in accordance with (kata | κατά | prep-acc) the teaching, so that he might be able both to exhort with healthy doctrine and to rebuke those who oppose it.
Titus 3:5 not because of works of righteousness that we did but according to (kata | κατά | prep-acc) his mercy, he saved us, through the washing of regeneration and renewal of the Holy Spirit,
Titus 3:7 so that having been justified by his grace, we might become heirs according to (kat | κατ᾿ | prep-acc) the hope of eternal life.
Philemon 1:2 to Apphia our sister, to Archippus our fellow soldier, and to the church that meets in (kat | κατ᾿ | prep-acc) your house:
Philemon 1:14 but I did not want to do anything without your consent, so that your helpfulness might not be by (kata | κατά | prep-acc) compulsion but by (kata | κατά | prep-acc) your own free will.
Hebrews 1:10 And, “In (kat | κατ᾿ | prep-acc) the beginning, Lord, you laid the foundation of the earth, and the heavens are the works of your hands.
Hebrews 2:4 while God supported their testimony by signs and wonders and various miracles, and by gifts of the Holy Spirit distributed according to (kata | κατά | prep-acc) his will.
Hebrews 2:17 Therefore he was obligated to become like his brothers in (kata | κατά | prep-acc) every respect, so that he could become a merciful and faithful high priest in the service of God, to make propitiation for the sins of the people.
Hebrews 3:3 For Jesus has been counted worthy of greater glory than Moses, just (kath | καθ᾿ | prep-acc) as the builder of a house has greater honor than the house itself.
Hebrews 3:8 do not harden your hearts as you did in the rebellion, on (kata | κατά | prep-acc) the day of testing in the wilderness
Hebrews 3:13 But encourage one another every (kath | καθ᾿ | prep-acc) day, as long as it is called “today,” that none of you may be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin.
Hebrews 4:15 For we do not have a high priest who is unable to feel our weaknesses, but one who has been tempted in (kata | κατά | prep-acc) every way just as we are (kath | καθ᾿ | prep-acc) — yet without sin.
Hebrews 5:6 as also in another place God says, “You are a priest forever according (kata | κατά | prep-acc) to the order of Melchizedek.”
Hebrews 5:10 having been designated by God a high priest according to (kata | κατά | prep-acc) the order of Melchizedek.
Hebrews 6:13 When God made a promise to Abraham, since he had no one greater by (kat | κατ᾿ | prep-gen) whom to swear, he swore by (kath | καθ᾿ | prep-gen) himself,
Hebrews 6:16 For people swear by (kata | κατά | prep-gen) someone greater than themselves, and the oath confirms what is said and puts to an end all dispute.
Hebrews 6:20 where Jesus has entered on our behalf as forerunner, having become a high priest forever according to (kata | κατά | prep-acc) the order of Melchizedek.
Hebrews 7:5 And those of the sons of Levi who receive the priestly office have a mandate according (kata | κατά | prep-acc) to (kata | κατά | prep-acc) the law to collect a tithe from the people, that is, from their fellow countrymen, although they too come from the loins of Abraham.
Hebrews 7:11 If, then, perfection had been attainable through the Levitical priesthood (for under it the people had received the law), what further need would there have been for another kind of priest to arise according to (kata | κατά | prep-acc) the order of Melchizedek, rather than one designated after (kata | κατά | prep-acc) the order of Aaron?
Hebrews 7:15 And it is even more obvious that if, according to (kata | κατά | prep-acc) the likeness of Melchizedek, another priest arises,
Hebrews 7:16 he does so not on the basis of (kata | κατά | prep-acc) a law expressed in a carnal commandment, but on the basis of (kata | κατά | prep-acc) the power of an indestructible life.
Hebrews 7:17 For it is attested of him, “You are a priest forever, according to (kata | κατά | prep-acc) the order of Melchizedek.”
Hebrews 7:20 And since (kath | καθ᾿ | prep-acc) this was not done without an oath (for others have become priests without an oath,
Hebrews 7:22 accordingly (kata | κατά | prep-acc) Jesus has become the guarantor of a better covenant.
Hebrews 7:27 He has no need to offer up daily (kath | καθ᾿ | prep-acc) sacrifices, like those other high priests, first for their own sins and then for the sins of the people, for this he did once for all when he offered up himself.
Hebrews 8:4 So if he had been on earth, he would not be a priest, since there are already those who offer the gifts prescribed by (kata | κατά | prep-acc) the law.
Hebrews 8:5 The place where they serve is a shadowy suggestion of the heavenly sanctuary, just as Moses was warned by God when he was about to erect the tabernacle; for he said, “See that you make everything according to (kata | κατά | prep-acc) the pattern shown you on the mountain.”
Hebrews 8:9 It will not be like (kata | κατά | prep-acc) the covenant that I made with their fathers on the day when I took them by the hand to bring them out of the land of Egypt, because they did not continue in my covenant and I abandoned them, says the Lord.
Hebrews 9:5 Above it were the cherubim of glory overshadowing the place of forgiveness. Of these things we cannot now speak in (kata | κατά | prep-acc) detail.
Hebrews 9:9 This is an illustration pointing to the present time, during (kath | καθ᾿ | prep-acc) which the gifts and sacrifices being offered cannot perfect the worshiper so far as (kata | κατά | prep-acc) his conscience is concerned,
Hebrews 9:19 For when every commandment of (kata | κατά | prep-acc) the law had been declared by Moses to all the people, taking the blood of calves and goats together with water and scarlet wool and hyssop, he sprinkled both the book itself and all the people,
Hebrews 9:22 In fact, according (kata | κατά | prep-acc) to (kata | κατά | prep-acc) the law almost everything is sprinkled with blood, and without the shedding of blood there is no forgiveness.
Hebrews 9:25 Nor was it to offer himself repeatedly, as the high priest enters the Most Holy Place every (kat | κατ᾿ | prep-acc) year with blood not his own,
Hebrews 9:27 And just (kath | καθ᾿ | prep-acc) as it is appointed for mortals to die once, and after that to experience judgment,
Hebrews 10:1 For since the law is but a shadow of the good things to come and not the actual form of those realities, it can never perfect those who draw near by the same sacrifices which they offer continuously year after (kat | κατ᾿ | prep-acc) year.
Hebrews 10:3 But in these sacrifices there is a reminder of sins year after (kat | κατ᾿ | prep-acc) year.
Hebrews 10:8 After he said what I just quoted, “You did not take pleasure in whole burnt offerings and sin-offerings (namely those offered according to (kata | κατά | prep-acc) the law),
Hebrews 10:11 Furthermore, every priest stands day after (kath | καθ᾿ | prep-acc) day performing his religious duties, offering repeatedly the same sacrifices, which can never take away sins.
Hebrews 11:7 By faith Noah, having been warned by God concerning events as yet unseen, took heed and built an ark for the safety of his household. By this act of faith he condemned humanity and became an heir of the righteousness that comes by (kata | κατά | prep-acc) faith.
Hebrews 11:13 These all died in (kata | κατά | prep-acc) faith, without receiving the fulfillment of the promises, but they saw them from a distance and greeted them. They acknowledged that they were strangers and exiles in the land.
Hebrews 12:10 For they disciplined us for a short time as (kata | κατά | prep-acc) it seemed best to them, but he disciplines us for our benefit, so that we may share his holy character.
James 2:8 If you really fulfill the royal law as set forth in (kata | κατά | prep-acc) this scripture, “You shall love your neighbor as yourself,” you are doing well.
James 2:17 In the same way faith, if it has no works, is dead, since it is by (kath | καθ᾿ | prep-acc) itself.
James 3:9 With it we bless our Lord and Father, and with it we curse those who are made in (kath | καθ᾿ | prep-acc) the likeness of God.