Bill Mounce

For an Informed Love of God


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σκοπήσω, ἐσκόπησα, -, ἐσκόπημαι, -
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to watch out for, take notice of, look to
to view attentively, watch; to see, observe, take care, beware, Lk. 11:35; Gal. 6:1; to regard, have respect to, 2 Cor. 4:18; Phil. 2:4; to mark, note, Rom. 16:17; Phil. 3:17*

Greek-English Concordance for σκοπέω

Luke 11:35 Therefore consider (skopei | σκόπει | pres act imperative 2 sg) whether the ‘light’ that is in you is not darkness.
Romans 16:17 Now I urge you, brethren, to watch (skopein | σκοπεῖν | pres act inf ) out for people who cause divisions and upset people’s faith contrary to the teaching that you have received. Avoid them.
2 Corinthians 4:18 as (skopountōn | σκοπούντων | pres act ptcp gen pl masc) we look (skopountōn | σκοπούντων | pres act ptcp gen pl masc) not on (skopountōn | σκοπούντων | pres act ptcp gen pl masc) what can be seen, but on the unseen; for what can be seen is temporary, but what cannot be seen is eternal.
Galatians 6:1 My brothers, if someone is detected in some wrongdoing, you who are spiritual should restore that one in a spirit of gentleness, taking care (skopōn | σκοπῶν | pres act ptcp nom sg masc) lest you yourself be tempted.
Philippians 2:4 Each person should (skopountes | σκοποῦντες | pres act ptcp nom pl masc) look (skopountes | σκοποῦντες | pres act ptcp nom pl masc) out (skopountes | σκοποῦντες | pres act ptcp nom pl masc) not only for his own interests, but also for the interests of others.
Philippians 3:17 Join in following my example, brothers, and pay close attention to (skopeite | σκοπεῖτε | pres act imperative 2 pl) those who are living this way, as you have us as an example.