39 occurrences

'Preach' in the Bible

Son of man, set your face toward the south, preach against the south, and prophesy against the forest land of the South (the Negeb),

Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and preach and cry out to it the preaching that I tell you.

Do not preach, say the prophesying false prophets; one should not babble and harp on such things; disgrace will not overtake us [the reviling has no end].

When Jesus had finished His charge to His twelve disciples, He left there to teach and to preach in their [Galilean] cities.

And He said to them, Let us be going on into the neighboring country towns, that I may preach there also; for that is why I came out.

And He appointed twelve to continue to be with Him, and that He might send them out to preach [as apostles or special messengers]

And He continued to preach in the synagogues of Galilee.

So, for my part, I am willing and eagerly ready to preach the Gospel to you also who are in Rome.

But what does it say? The Word (God's message in Christ) is near you, on your lips and in your heart; that is, the Word (the message, the basis and object) of faith which we preach,

We preach Christ (the Messiah) crucified, [preaching which] to the Jews is a scandal and an offensive stumbling block [that springs a snare or trap], and to the Gentiles it is absurd and utterly unphilosophical nonsense.

For if I [merely] preach the Gospel, that gives me no reason to boast, for I feel compelled of necessity to do it. Woe is me if I do not preach the glad tidings (the Gospel)!

Now I wish that you might all speak in [unknown] tongues, but more especially [I want you] to prophesy (to be inspired to preach and interpret the divine will and purpose). He who prophesies [who is inspired to preach and teach] is greater (more useful and more important) than he who speaks in [unknown] tongues, unless he should interpret [what he says], so that the church may be edified and receive good [from it].

So let two or three prophets speak [those inspired to preach or teach], while the rest pay attention and weigh and discern what is said.

So [to conclude], my brethren, earnestly desire and set your hearts on prophesying (on being inspired to preach and teach and to interpret God's will and purpose), and do not forbid or hinder speaking in [unknown] tongues.

So, whether then it was I or they, this is what we preach and this is what you believed [what you adhered to, trusted in, and relied on].

Now when I arrived at Troas [to preach] the good news (the Gospel) of Christ, a door of opportunity was opened for me in the Lord,

So that [we may even] preach the Gospel in lands [lying] beyond you, without making a boast of work already done in another [man's] sphere of activity [before we came on the scene].

But even if we or an angel from heaven should preach to you a gospel contrary to and different from that which we preached to you, let him be accursed (anathema, devoted to destruction, doomed to eternal punishment)!

I went because it was specially and divinely revealed to me that I should go, and I put before them the Gospel [declaring to them that] which I preach among the Gentiles. However, [I presented the matter] privately before those of repute, [for I wanted to make certain, by thus at first confining my communication to this private conference] that I was not running or had not run in vain [guarding against being discredited either in what I was planning to do or had already done].

But, brethren, if I still preach circumcision [as some accuse me of doing, as necessary to salvation], why am I still suffering persecution? In that case the cross has ceased to be a stumbling block and is made meaningless (done away).

Some, it is true, [actually] preach Christ (the Messiah) [for no better reason than] out of envy and rivalry (party spirit), but others are doing so out of a loyal spirit and goodwill.

But the former preach Christ out of a party spirit, insincerely [out of no pure motive, but thinking to annoy me], supposing they are making my bondage more bitter and my chains more galling.

Him we preach and proclaim, warning and admonishing everyone and instructing everyone in all wisdom ( comprehensive insight into the ways and purposes of God), that we may present every person mature (full-grown, fully initiated, complete, and perfect) in Christ (the Anointed One).

Constantly keep in mind Jesus Christ (the Messiah) [as] risen from the dead, [as the prophesied King] descended from David, according to the good news (the Gospel) that I preach.

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Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
διαλέγομαι 
Dialegomai 
Usage: 13

εὐαγγελίζω 
Euaggelizo 
Usage: 50

προκηρύσσω 
Prokerusso 
Usage: 2

בּשׂר 
Basar 
Usage: 24

קהלת 
Qoheleth 
Usage: 7

קרא 
Qara' 
Usage: 736

קריאה 
Q@riy'ah 
Usage: 1

διαγγέλλω 
Diaggello 
Usage: 2

καταγγέλλω 
Kataggello 
Usage: 17

κήρυγμα 
Kerugma 
Usage: 6

κήρυξ 
Kerux 
Usage: 3

κηρύσσω 
Kerusso 
Usage: 49

λαλέω 
Laleo 
speak , say , tell , talk , preach , utter , , vr speak
Usage: 235

παῤῥησιάζομαι 
Parrhesiazomai 
Usage: 9

προευαγγελίζομαι 
Proeuaggelizomai 
Usage: 1