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'Receive' in the Bible

"Sir," replied the Captain, "I am not a fit person to receive you under my roof: merely say the word, and my servant will be cured.

Every one who receives a prophet, because he is a prophet, will receive a prophet's reward, and every one who receives a righteous man, because he is a righteous man, will receive a righteous man's reward.

"Yes," he replied, and then went into the house. But before he spoke a word Jesus said, "What think you, Simon? From whom do this world's kings receive customs or capitation tax? from their own children, or from others?"

"It is not every man," He replied, "who can receive this teaching, but only those on whom the grace has been bestowed.

There are men who from their birth have been disabled from marriage, others who have been so disabled by men, and others who have disabled themselves for the sake of the Kingdom of the Heavens. He who is able to receive this, let him receive it."

When vintage-time approached, he sent his servants to the vine-dressers to receive his share of the grapes;

Those who receive the seed by the way-side are those in whom the Message is sown, but, when they have heard it, Satan comes at once and carries away the Message sown in them.

In the same way those who receive the seed on the rocky places are those who, when they have heard the Message, at once accept it joyfully,

Others there are who receive the seed among the thorns: these are they who have heard the Message,

But wherever they will not receive you or listen to you, when you leave shake off the very dust from under your feet to bear witness concerning them."

In solemn truth I tell you that no one who does not receive the Kingdom of God like a little child will by any possibility enter it."

At vintage-time he sent one of his servants to receive from the vine-dressers a share of the grapes.

and who swallow up the property of widows and then mask their wickedness by making long prayers: these men will receive far heavier punishment."

And if you lend to those from whom you hope to receive, what credit is it to you? Even bad men lend to their fellows so as to receive back an equal amount.

Then He answered the messengers, "Go and report to John what you have seen and heard. Blind men receive sight, the lame walk, lepers are purified, deaf persons hear, the dead are raised to life, the poor have the Good News proclaimed to them.

Those on the rock are the people who on hearing the Message receive it joyfully; but they have no root: for a time they believe, but when trial comes they fall away.

But the people there would not receive Him, because He was evidently going to Jerusalem.

"But whatever town you come to and they will not receive you, go out into the broader streets and say,

And that servant who has been told his Master's will and yet made no preparation and did not obey His will, will receive many lashes.

But he who had not been told it and yet did what deserved the scourge, will receive but few lashes. To whomsoever much has been given, from him much will be required; and to whom much has been entrusted, of him a larger amount will be demanded.

I tell you in solemn truth that, whoever does not receive the Kingdom of God like a little child will certainly not enter it."

who shall not certainly receive many times as much in this life, and in the age that is coming the Life of the Ages."

I have come as my Father's representative, and you do not receive me. If some one else comes representing only himself, him you will receive.

How is it possible for you to believe, while you receive glory from one another and have no desire for the glory that comes from the only God?

He referred to the Spirit which those who believed in Him were to receive; for the Spirit was not bestowed as yet, because Jesus had not yet been glorified.

No one is taking it away from me, but I myself am laying it down. I am authorized to lay it down, and I am authorized to receive it back again. This is the command I received from my Father."

So he looked and waited, expecting to receive something from them.

They, when they came down, prayed for them that they might receive the Holy Spirit:

"Give me too," he said, "that power, so that every one on whom I place my hands will receive the Holy Spirit."

"Did you receive the Holy Spirit when you first believed?" he asked them. "No," they replied, "we did not even hear that there is a Holy Spirit."

For if, through the transgression of the one individual, Death made use of the one individual to seize the sovereignty, all the more shall those who receive God's overflowing grace and gift of righteousness reign as kings in Life through the one individual, Jesus Christ.

"Who has first given God anything, so as to receive payment in return?"

that you may receive her as a fellow Christian in a manner worthy of God's people, and may assist her in any matter in which she may need help. For she has indeed been a kind friend to many, including myself.

Now in aim and purpose the planter and the waterer are one; and yet each will receive his own special reward, answering to his own special work.

And if I preach willingly, I receive my wages; but if against my will, a stewardship has nevertheless been entrusted to me.

It was because I entertained this confidence that I intended to visit you before going elsewhere--so that you might receive a twofold proof of God's favour--

And I write this to you in order that when I come I may not receive pain from those who ought to give me joy, confident as I am as to all of you that my joy is the joy of you all.

Therefore, "'Come out from among them and separate yourselves,' says the Lord, 'and touch nothing impure; and I will receive you, and will be a Father to you,

in order to purchase the freedom of all who were subject to Law, so that we might receive recognition as sons.

Remember that it is I Paul who tell you that if you receive circumcision Christ will avail you nothing.

All who desire to display their zeal for external observances try to compel you to receive circumcision, but their real object is simply to escape being persecuted for the Cross of Christ.

For these very men do not really keep the Law of Moses, but they would have you receive circumcision in order that they may glory in *your* bodies.

For you know that it is from the Lord you will receive the inheritance as your reward. Christ is the Master whose bondservants you are.

For perhaps it was for this reason he was parted from you for a time, that you might receive him back wholly and for ever yours;

If therefore you regard me as a comrade, receive him as if he were I myself.

And those of the descendants of Levi who receive the priesthood are authorized by the Law to take tithes from the people, that is, from their brethren, though these have sprung from Abraham.

Moreover here frail mortal men receive tithes: there one receives them about whom there is evidence that he is alive.

And because of this He is the negotiator of a new Covenant, in order that, since a life has been given in atonement for the offences committed under the first Covenant, those who have been called may receive the eternal inheritance which has been promised to them.

Through faith Abraham, upon being called to leave home and go into a land which he was soon to receive for an inheritance, obeyed; and he went out, not knowing where he was going to.

A person of that sort must not expect to receive anything from the Lord--

being doomed to receive a requital for their guilt. They reckon it pleasure to feast daintily in broad daylight. They are spots and blemishes, while feeding luxuriously at their love-feasts, and banqueting with you.

If any one who comes to you does not bring this teaching, do not receive him under your roof nor bid him Farewell.

For this reason, if I come, I shall not forget his conduct, nor his idle and mischievous talk against us. And he does not stop there: he not only will not receive the brethren, but those who desire to do this he hinders, and excludes them from the Church.

and in loud voices they were singing, "It is fitting that the Lamb which has been offered in sacrifice should receive all power and riches and wisdom and might and honor and glory and blessing."

"And the ten horns which you have seen are ten kings who have not yet come to the throne, but for a single hour they are to receive authority as kings along with the Wild Beast.

Then I heard another voice from Heaven, which said, "Come out of her, My people, that you may not become partakers in her sins, nor receive a share of her plagues.

And he said to me, "Write as follows: 'Blessed are those who receive an invitation to the Marriage Supper of the Lamb.'" And he added, still addressing me, "These are truly the words of God."

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Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
χωρέω 
Choreo 
Usage: 5

ἀποδέχομαι 
Apodechomai 
Usage: 5

ἀπολαμβάνω 
Apolambano 
Usage: 7

דּשׁן 
Dashen 
Usage: 11

חלק 
Chalaq 
Usage: 65

כּוּל 
Kuwl 
Usage: 38

לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

קבל 
Qabal 
Usage: 13

קבל 
Q@bal (Aramaic) 
Usage: 3

שׁקל 
Shaqal 
Usage: 22

ἀναβλέπω 
Anablepo 
Usage: 21

ἀναδέχομαι 
Anadechomai 
Usage: 2

ἀναλαμβάνω 
Analambano 
take up , receive up , take , take in , take into
Usage: 13

ἀνάληψις 
Analepsis 
receive up
Usage: 1

ἀπέχω 
Apecho 
be , have , receive
Usage: 4

δεκατόω 
Dekatoo 
Usage: 2

δέχομαι 
Dechomai 
receive , take , accept , take up
Usage: 30

εἰσδέχομαι 
Eisdechomai 
Usage: 1

ἐλεέω 
Eleeo 
Usage: 26

ἐπιδέχομαι 
Epidechomai 
Usage: 2

ζημιόω 
Zemioo 
Usage: 3

κολυμβάω 
Komizo 
Usage: 10

λαμβάνω 
lambano 
receive , take , have , catch , not tr ,
Usage: 178

λῆψις 
Lepsis 
Usage: 1

μεταλαμβάνω 
metalambano 
Usage: 6

μετάληψις 
metalepsis 
to be received 9
Usage: 1

νομοθετέω 
Nomotheteo 
Usage: 2

παραδέχομαι 
Paradechomai 
Usage: 3

παραλαμβάνω 
Paralambano 
Usage: 41

προσδέχομαι 
Prosdechomai 
Usage: 13

προσλαμβάνω 
Proslambano 
Usage: 14

πρόσληψις 
Proslepsis 
Usage: 1

σπείρω 
Speiro 
sow , sower , receive seed , vr sow
Usage: 15

στερεόω 
Stereoo 
Usage: 3

ὑποδέχομαι 
Hupodechomai 
Usage: 4

ὑπολαμβάνω 
Hupolambano 
Usage: 4