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μετάνοια

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
μετάνοια, -ας, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
metanoia
Simplified transliteration: 
metanoia
Numbers
Strong's number: 
3341
GK Number: 
3567
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
22
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1a
Gloss: 
change of mind, repentance
Definition: 
a change of mode of thought and feeling, repentance, Mt. 3:8; Acts 20:21; 2 Tim. 2:25; practical reformation, Lk. 15:7; reversal of the past, Heb. 12:17

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 3:8 Therefore bear fruit worthy of repentance (metanoias | μετανοίας | gen sg fem),
Matthew 3:11 “I baptize you with water for repentance (metanoian | μετάνοιαν | acc sg fem), but the one who comes after me is greater than I — I am not worthy even to remove his sandals. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and with fire.
Mark 1:4 appeared John the baptizer appeared in the wilderness and began preaching a baptism of repentance (metanoias | μετανοίας | gen sg fem) for the forgiveness of sins.
Luke 3:3 And he went into the region all around the Jordan, proclaiming a baptism of repentance (metanoias | μετανοίας | gen sg fem) for the forgiveness of sins.
Luke 3:8 Bear, then, fruits worthy of repentance (metanoias | μετανοίας | gen sg fem). Do not even begin to say to yourselves, ‘We have Abraham as our father.’ For I say to you that God is able, out of these stones, to raise up children to Abraham.
Luke 5:32 I have not come to call righteous people, but sinners, to repentance.” (metanoian | μετάνοιαν | acc sg fem)
Luke 15:7 I tell you, in the same way there will be more joy in heaven over one sinner who repents than over ninety-nine righteous people who have no need of repentance (metanoias | μετανοίας | gen sg fem).
Luke 24:47 and that repentance (metanoian | μετάνοιαν | acc sg fem) and forgiveness of sins is to be proclaimed in his name to all the nations, beginning from Jerusalem.
Acts 5:31 God exalted this Jesus to his own right hand as Leader and Savior, so as to provide repentance (metanoian | μετάνοιαν | acc sg fem) for Israel and the remission of sins.
Acts 11:18 When they heard these things, they fell silent, and they glorified God, saying, “So then even to the Gentiles God has granted repentance (metanoian | μετάνοιαν | acc sg fem) that leads to life.”
Acts 13:24 Before his coming John had proclaimed a baptism of repentance (metanoias | μετανοίας | gen sg fem) to all the people of Israel.
Acts 19:4 Paul said, “John baptized with a baptism of repentance (metanoias | μετανοίας | gen sg fem), telling the people to believe in the one coming after him, that is, in Jesus.”
Acts 20:21 testifying both to Jews and to Greeks about repentance (metanoian | μετάνοιαν | acc sg fem) toward God and about faith in our Lord Jesus.
Acts 26:20 but I declared to those in Damascus first, then also to those in Jerusalem and through all the region of Judea, and to the Gentiles, that they should repent and turn to God, performing works worthy of repentance (metanoias | μετανοίας | gen sg fem).
Romans 2:4 Or do you hold in contempt the riches of his kindness and forbearance and patience, not knowing that God’s kindness is meant to lead you to repentance (metanoian | μετάνοιαν | acc sg fem)?
2 Corinthians 7:9 now I rejoice, not because you were made sad, but because your sadness led to repentance (metanoian | μετάνοιαν | acc sg fem); for you were made sad as God intended, so that in nothing you suffered loss by us.
2 Corinthians 7:10 For sadness as intended by God produces a repentance (metanoian | μετάνοιαν | acc sg fem) that leads to salvation, leaving no regret; but worldly sadness produces death.
2 Timothy 2:25 in meekness instructing those who oppose you, if perhaps God might grant them repentance (metanoian | μετάνοιαν | acc sg fem) leading to a knowledge of the truth,
Hebrews 6:1 Therefore let us leave standing the elementary teaching about Christ and let us move on to maturity, not laying again a foundation of repentance (metanoias | μετανοίας | gen sg fem) from dead works and of faith in God,
Hebrews 6:6 and have committed apostasy, to restore them to repentance (metanoian | μετάνοιαν | acc sg fem), since to their own harm they are crucifying the Son of God again and exposing him to public shame.
Hebrews 12:17 For you know that even afterward, when he wanted to inherit the blessing, he was rejected, for he found no opportunity for repentance (metanoias | μετανοίας | gen sg fem), even though he sought the blessing earnestly with tears.
2 Peter 3:9 The Lord is not late in fulfilling his promise, as some regard lateness, but is patient toward you, not willing that anyone should perish, but that all should come to repentance (metanoian | μετάνοιαν | acc sg fem).