26 occurrences

'Minister' in the Bible

These must be worn by Aaron and his sons whenever they enter the tent of meeting or approach the altar to minister in the sanctuary area, so that they do not incur guilt and die. This is to be a permanent statute for Aaron and for his future descendants.

Any priest who is one of his sons and who succeeds him and enters the tent of meeting to minister in the sanctuary must wear them for seven days.

Whenever they enter the tent of meeting or approach the altar to minister by burning up an offering to the Lord, they must wash with water so that they will not die.

Isn’t it enough for you that the God of Israel has separated you from the Israelite community to bring you near to Himself, to perform the work at the Lord’s tabernacle, and to stand before the community to minister to them?

For Yahweh your God has chosen him and his sons from all your tribes to stand and minister in His name from now on.

he may serve in the name of Yahweh his God like all his fellow Levites who minister there in the presence of the Lord.

Then David said, “No one but the Levites may carry the ark of God, because the Lord has chosen them to carry the ark of the Lord and to minister before Him forever.”

So David left Asaph and his relatives there before the ark of the Lord’s covenant to minister regularly before the ark according to the daily requirements.

Amram’s sons: Aaron and Moses.Aaron, along with his descendants, was set apart forever to consecrate the most holy things, to burn incense in the presence of Yahweh, to minister to Him, and to pronounce blessings in His name forever.

According to the ordinances of his father David, he appointed the divisions of the priests over their service, of the Levites over their responsibilities to offer praise and to minister before the priests following the daily requirement, and of the gatekeepers by their divisions with respect to each gate, for this had been the command of David, the man of God.

And the foreigners who join themselves to the Lordminister to Him, love the name of Yahwehand become His servants,all who keep the Sabbath without desecrating itand who hold firmly to My covenant—

The hosts of heaven cannot be counted; the sand of the sea cannot be measured. So, too, I will make the descendants of My servant David and the Levites who minister to Me innumerable.”

Once the priests have entered, they must not go out from the holy area to the outer court until they have removed the clothes they minister in, for these are holy. They are to put on other clothes before they approach the public area.”

When they enter the gates of the inner court they must wear linen garments; they must not have on them anything made of wool when they minister at the gates of the inner court and within it.

On the day he goes into the sanctuary, into the inner court to minister in the sanctuary, he must present his sin offering.” This is the declaration of the Lord God.

It will be a holy area of the land to be used by the priests who minister in the sanctuary, who draw near to serve the Lord. It will be a place for their houses, as well as a holy area for the sanctuary.

There will be another area 8? miles long and 3? miles wide for the Levites who minister in the temple; it will be their possession for towns to live in.

He said to me: “These are the kitchens where those who minister at the temple will cook the people’s sacrifices.”

Yes, they were pleased, and indeed are indebted to them. For if the Gentiles have shared in their spiritual benefits, then they are obligated to minister to Jews in material needs.

But I considered it necessary to send you Epaphroditus—my brother, coworker, and fellow soldier, as well as your messenger and minister to my need—

You learned this from Epaphras, our dearly loved fellow slave. He is a faithful servant of the Messiah on your behalf,

I have become its servant, according to God’s administration that was given to me for you, to make God’s message fully known,

a minister of the sanctuary and the true tabernacle that was set up by the Lord and not man.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἐπιχορηγέω 
Epichoregeo 
Usage: 5

שׁרת 
Sharath 
Usage: 99

διακονέω 
Diakoneo 
Usage: 25

ὑπηρετέω 
Hupereteo 
Usage: 3

פּלח 
P@lach (Aramaic) 
Usage: 10

שׁמשׁ 
Sh@mash (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

שׁרת 
Shareth 
Usage: 2

διακονία 
Diakonia 
Usage: 33

διάκονος 
Diakonos 
Usage: 24

ἐργάζομαι 
Ergazomai 
Usage: 28

ἱερουργέω 
Hierourgeo 
Usage: 1

λειτουργέω 
Leitourgeo 
Usage: 3

λειτουργικός 
Leitourgikos 
Usage: 1

λειτουργός 
Leitourgos 
Usage: 5

παρέχω 
Parecho 
Usage: 11

ὑπηρέτης 
Huperetes 
Usage: 17

χορηγέω 
Choregeo 
Usage: 2

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