International Standard Bible EncyclopediaCAUSE
kos: In both the King James Version and the Revised Version (British and American) "for this cause" (the King James Version "cause") occurs in Exodus 9:16 as the rendering of ba`abhur zo'th = "in order that"; "to the end that"; so also in Daniel 2:12 for kol-qebhel denah, and in 2 Chronicles 32:20 the King James Version for `al-zo'th, where RVS read "because of." In the New Testament the word is used adverbially in the translation of several Greek phrases: heneka toutou (Matthew 19:5 Mark 10:7); dia touto, John 12:27 Romans 1:26; Romans 13:6; Romans 15:9 (the Revised Version (British and American) "therefore"); 1 Corinthians 11:30 1 Thessalonians 2:13; 2 Thessalonians 2:11 1 Timothy 1:16; Hebrews 9:15; eis touto, John 18:37 (where the King James Version varying the phraseology reads "to this end" "for this cause"); 1 Peter 4:6 the King James Version; toutou charin, Ephesians 3:14. Unusual renderings occur, as "for his cause" (= "because of"), 2 Corinthians 7:12; as = "affair," "thing," obsolete in the King James Version 1 Kings 12:15 2 Chronicles 10:15, where the word occurs as a paraphrase of necibbah (= "turn of affairs"). In 1 Samuel 25:31 (King James Version, the Revised Version (British and American)) "causeless" (= without cause the American Standard Revised Version) occurs arbitrarily in adverb sense.
Greek4624. skandalizo -- to put a snare (in the way), hence to cause to ...
... to put a snare (in the way), hence to cause to stumble, to give offense. Part of
Speech: Verb Transliteration: skandalizo Phonetic Spelling: (skan-dal-id'-zo ...
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1500. eike -- without cause or reason, vainly
156. aitia -- cause, reason
2664. katapauo -- to cause to cease, to rest
635. apoplanao -- to cause to go astray
158. aition -- cause, fault.
2601. katabibazo -- to cause to go down.
3351. metoikizo -- to cause to migrate
2827. klino -- to cause to bend
4012. peri -- about, concerning, around (denotes place, cause or ...
Strong's Hebrew1700. dibrah -- a cause, reason, manner
... 1699b, 1700. dibrah. 1701 . a cause, reason, manner. Transliteration:
dibrah Phonetic Spelling: (dib-raw') Short Definition: cause. ...
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6206. arats -- to cause to tremble, tremble
8248. shaqah -- cause to drink water, give to drink
1158. baah -- to inquire, cause to swell or boil up
3313. yapha -- to shine out or forth, to send out beams, cause to ...
182. odoth -- a cause
6476. patsach -- to cause to break or burst forth, break forth ...
1701. dibrah -- a cause, reason
8197c. sippach -- to cause a scab upon
5781. uq -- perhaps to totter, cause tottering
The Cause of Unbelief.
Whether Sin Has a Cause?
Whether the Will of God is the Cause of Things?
Whether the Cause of Idolatry was on the Part of Man?
Whether Love is the Cause of Fear?
Whether Desire is a Cause of Sorrow?
Whether the Devil is Directly the Cause of Man's Sinning?
Whether God is a Cause of Sin?
Whether the Sacraments are the Cause of Grace?
Whether the Resurrection of Christ is the Cause of Our ...
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (v.) That which produces or effects a result; that from which anything proceeds, and without which it would not exist.
2. (v.) That which is the occasion of an action or state; ground; reason; motive; as, cause for rejoicing.
3. (v.) Sake; interest; advantage.
4. (n.) A suit or action in court; any legal process by which a party endeavors to obtain his claim, or what he regards as his right; case; ground of action.
5. (n.) Any subject of discussion or debate; matter; question; affair in general.
6. (n.) The side of a question, which is espoused, advocated, and upheld by a person or party; a principle which is advocated; that which a person or party seeks to attain.
7. (n.) To effect as an agent; to produce; to be the occasion of; to bring about; to bring into existence; to make; -- usually followed by an infinitive, sometimes by that with a finite verb.
8. (v. i.) To assign or show cause; to give a reason; to make excuse.
ThesaurusCause (1309 Occurrences)
... 2. (v.) That which is the occasion of an action or state; ground; reason; motive;
as, cause for rejoicing. 3. (v.) Sake; interest; advantage. ...CAUSE. ...
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Cause-of-fear-on-every-side (1 Occurrence)
Sprout (25 Occurrences)
Arguments (29 Occurrences)
Challenge (6 Occurrences)
Complaint (29 Occurrences)
Argue (21 Occurrences)
Surprise (27 Occurrences)
Chooses (36 Occurrences)
Vindicate (18 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceCause (1309 Occurrences)
Matthew 5:10 "Blessed are those who have borne persecution in the cause of Righteousness, for to them belongs the Kingdom of the Heavens.
Matthew 5:22 But I tell you, that everyone who is angry with his brother without a cause shall be in danger of the judgment; and whoever shall say to his brother,' Raca!' shall be in danger of the council; and whoever shall say,'You fool!' shall be in danger of the fire of Gehenna.
Matthew 5:25 Come to an agreement quickly with him who has a cause against you at law, while you are with him on the way, for fear that he may give you up to the judge and the judge may give you to the police and you may be put into prison.
Matthew 5:29 If your right eye causes you to stumble, pluck it out and throw it away from you. For it is more profitable for you that one of your members should perish, than for your whole body to be cast into Gehenna.
Matthew 5:30 If your right hand causes you to stumble, cut it off, and throw it away from you. For it is more profitable for you that one of your members should perish, than for your whole body to be cast into Gehenna.
Matthew 5:32 but I tell you that whoever puts away his wife, except for the cause of sexual immorality, makes her an adulteress; and whoever marries her when she is put away commits adultery.
Matthew 6:25 For this cause I say unto you, Do not be careful about your life, what ye should eat and what ye should drink; nor for your body what ye should put on. Is not the life more than food, and the body than raiment?
Matthew 10:21 "Brother will deliver up brother to death, and the father his child. Children will rise up against parents, and cause them to be put to death.
Matthew 11:6 and blessed is every one who does not stumble and fall because of my claims."
Matthew 13:13 Therefore I speak to them in parables, because seeing they don't see, and hearing, they don't hear, neither do they understand.
Matthew 13:41 The Son of Man will send out his angels, and they will gather out of his Kingdom all things that cause stumbling, and those who do iniquity,
Matthew 17:27 But, lest we cause them to stumble, go to the sea, cast a hook, and take up the first fish that comes up. When you have opened its mouth, you will find a stater coin. Take that, and give it to them for me and you."
Matthew 18:6 but whoever causes one of these little ones who believe in me to stumble, it would be better for him that a huge millstone should be hung around his neck, and that he should be sunk in the depths of the sea.
Matthew 18:7 "Woe to the world because of occasions of stumbling! For it must be that the occasions come, but woe to that person through whom the occasion comes!
Matthew 18:8 If your hand or your foot causes you to stumble, cut it off, and cast it from you. It is better for you to enter into life maimed or crippled, rather than having two hands or two feet to be cast into the eternal fire.
Matthew 18:9 If your eye causes you to stumble, pluck it out, and cast it from you. It is better for you to enter into life with one eye, rather than having two eyes to be cast into the Gehenna of fire.
Matthew 18:23 For this cause the kingdom of the heavens has become like a king who would reckon with his bondmen.
Matthew 19:3 The Pharisees also came unto him, tempting him, and saying unto him, Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for every cause?
Matthew 19:5 and said,'For this cause a man shall leave his father and mother, and shall join to his wife; and the two shall become one flesh?'
Matthew 19:9 And I say to you, Whoever puts away his wife for any other cause than the loss of her virtue, and takes another, is a false husband: and he who takes her as his wife when she is put away, is no true husband to her.
Matthew 27:8 For this cause that field was named, The field of blood, to this day.
Mark 9:25 And when Jesus saw that the people came running together, he gave orders to the unclean spirit, saying to him, You, spirit, who are the cause of his loss of voice and hearing, I say to you, come out of him, and never again go into him.
Mark 9:42 Whoever will cause one of these little ones who believe in me to stumble, it would be better for him if he was thrown into the sea with a millstone hung around his neck.
Mark 9:43 If your hand causes you to stumble, cut it off. It is better for you to enter into life maimed, rather than having your two hands to go into Gehenna, into the unquenchable fire,
Mark 9:45 If your foot causes you to stumble, cut it off. It is better for you to enter into life lame, rather than having your two feet to be cast into Gehenna, into the fire that will never be quenched-
Mark 9:47 If your eye causes you to stumble, cast it out. It is better for you to enter into the Kingdom of God with one eye, rather than having two eyes to be cast into the Gehenna of fire,
Mark 10:7 For this cause a man will leave his father and mother, and will join to his wife,
Mark 12:24 Jesus answered them, "Isn't this because you are mistaken, not knowing the Scriptures, nor the power of God?
Mark 13:12 "Brother will deliver up brother to death, and the father his child. Children will rise up against parents, and cause them to be put to death.
Mark 14:55 And the chief priests and the whole sanhedrim sought testimony against Jesus to cause him to be put to death, and did not find any.
Luke 1:17 and he will be His forerunner in the spirit and power of Elijah, to turn fathers' hearts to the children, and cause the rebellious to walk in the wisdom of the upright, to make a people perfectly ready for the lord."
Luke 2:34 And Simeon gave them his blessing and said to Mary, his mother, See, this child will be the cause of the downfall and the lifting up of great numbers of people in Israel, and he will be a sign against which hard words will be said;
Luke 7:47 This is the reason why I tell you that her sins, her many sins, are forgiven--because she has loved much; but he who is forgiven little, loves little."
Luke 8:47 And when the woman saw that she was not hid, she came trembling, and falling down before him, she declared unto him before all the people for what cause she had touched him, and how she was healed immediately.
Luke 9:14 for they were about five thousand men. And he said unto his disciples, 'Cause them to recline in companies, in each fifty;'
Luke 12:22 And he said to his disciples, For this cause I say unto you, Be not careful for life, what ye shall eat, nor for the body, what ye shall put on.
Luke 12:37 Happy those servants, whom the lord, having come, shall find watching; verily I say to you, that he will gird himself, and will cause them to recline (at meat), and having come near, will minister to them;
Luke 12:58 For if anyone has a cause at law against you, and you are going with him before the ruler, make an attempt, on the way, to come to an agreement with him, for if you do not, he may take you before the judge and the judge will give you up to the police, and they will put you in prison.
Luke 17:1 Jesus said to His disciples, "It is inevitable that causes of stumbling should come; but alas for him through whom they come!
Luke 17:2 It would be better for him if a millstone were hung around his neck, and he were thrown into the sea, rather than that he should cause one of these little ones to stumble.
Luke 18:7 And will not God do right in the cause of his saints, whose cries come day and night to his ears, though he is long in doing it?
Luke 18:8 I say to you that he will quickly do right in their cause. But when the Son of man comes, will there be any faith on earth?
Luke 21:16 You will be handed over even by parents, brothers, relatives, and friends. They will cause some of you to be put to death.
Luke 23:22 And he said unto them the third time, Why, what evil hath he done? I have found no cause of death in him: I will therefore chastise him, and let him go.
Luke 24:22 And certain women among us gave us cause for wonder, for they went early to the place where his body had been put,
John 1:31 And I knew him not; but that he should be made manifest to Israel, for this cause came I baptizing in water.
John 5:16 For this cause the Jews persecuted Jesus, and sought to kill him, because he did these things on the Sabbath.
John 5:18 For this cause therefore the Jews sought all the more to kill him, because he not only broke the Sabbath, but also called God his own Father, making himself equal with God.
John 6:61 But Jesus knowing in himself that his disciples murmured at this, said to them, "Does this cause you to stumble?
John 6:65 He said, "For this cause have I said to you that no one can come to me, unless it is given to him by my Father."
John 8:47 He who is of God hears the words of God. For this cause you don't hear, because you are not of God."
John 11:37 And some of them said, Could not this man, which opened the eyes of the blind, have caused that even this man should not have died?
John 12:18 For this cause also the multitude went and met him, because they heard that he had done this sign.
John 12:27 "Now my soul is troubled. What shall I say?'Father, save me from this time?' But for this cause I came to this time.
John 12:39 For this cause they couldn't believe, for Isaiah said again,
John 14:8 "Master," said Philip, "cause us to see the Father: that is all we need."
John 14:9 "Have I been so long among you," Jesus answered, "and yet you, Philip, do not know me? He who has seen me has seen the Father. How can *you* ask me, 'Cause us to see the Father'?
John 15:25 But this happened so that the word may be fulfilled which was written in their law,'They hated me without a cause.'
John 18:37 Pilate therefore said unto him, Art thou a king then? Jesus answered, Thou sayest that I am a king. To this end was I born, and for this cause came I into the world, that I should bear witness unto the truth. Every one that is of the truth heareth my voice.
Acts 2:26 And for this cause my heart was glad and my tongue full of joy, and my flesh will be resting in hope:
Acts 7:6 And God spake thus, That his seed shall be sojourning in a strange land, and they shall cause it to serve, and shall do it evil four hundred years,
Acts 8:9 But there was a certain man named Simon, who in the past had been a wonder-worker and a cause of surprise to the people of Samaria, saying that he himself was a great man:
Acts 8:33 Being of low degree, his cause was not given a hearing: who has knowledge of his family? for his life is cut off from the earth.
Acts 10:21 Then Peter went down to the men which were sent unto him from Cornelius; and said, Behold, I am he whom ye seek: what is the cause wherefore ye are come?
Acts 13:28 Though they found no cause for death, they still asked Pilate to have him killed.
Acts 19:32 Different persons therefore cried out some different thing; for the assembly was tumultuous, and the most did not know for what cause they had come together.
Acts 19:38 If, then, Demetrius and the workmen who are with him have a protest to make against any man, the law is open to them, and there are judges; let them put up a cause at law against one another.
Acts 19:40 For indeed we are in danger of being accused concerning this day's riot, there being no cause. Concerning it, we wouldn't be able to give an account of this commotion."
Acts 22:3 I am a Jew of Tarsus in Cilicia by birth, but I had my education in this town at the feet of Gamaliel, being trained in the keeping of every detail of the law of our fathers; given up to the cause of God with all my heart, as you are today.
Acts 22:24 the chief captain commanded him be brought into the castle, bidding that he should be examined by scourging, that he might know for what cause they so shouted against him.
Acts 23:11 The following night, the Lord stood by him, and said, "Cheer up, Paul, for as you have testified about me at Jerusalem, so you must testify also at Rome."
Acts 23:28 Desiring to know the cause why they accused him, I brought him down to their council.
Acts 23:35 I will give hearing to your cause, he said, when those who are against you have come. And he gave orders for him to be kept in Herod's Praetorium.
Acts 24:5 For this man, in our opinion, is a cause of trouble, a maker of attacks on the government among Jews through all the empire, and a chief mover in the society of the Nazarenes:
Acts 24:16 For this cause I also exercise myself to have in everything a conscience without offence towards God and men.
Acts 25:11 If, then, I am a wrongdoer and there is a cause of death in me, I am ready for death: if it is not as they say against me, no man may give me up to them. Let my cause come before Caesar.
Acts 25:12 Then Festus, having had a discussion with the Jews, made answer, You have said, Let my cause come before Caesar; to Caesar you will go.
Acts 25:14 And when they had been there many days, Festus declared Paul's cause unto the king, saying, There is a certain man left in bonds by Felix:
Acts 25:25 But, in my opinion, there is no cause of death in him, and as he himself has made a request to be judged by Caesar, I have said that I would send him.
Acts 26:1 And Agrippa said to Paul, You may put your cause before us. Then Paul, stretching out his hand, made his answer, saying:
Acts 26:21 For these causes the Jews caught me in the temple, and went about to kill me.
Acts 26:31 And when they had gone away they said to one another, This man has done nothing which might give cause for death or prison.
Acts 26:32 And Agrippa said to Festus, This man might have been made free, if he had not put his cause before Caesar.
Acts 28:18 who, when they had examined me, desired to set me free, because there was no cause of death in me.
Acts 28:19 But when the Jews made protest against it, I had to put my cause into Caesar's hands; not because I have anything to say against my nation.
Acts 28:20 For this cause therefore I asked to see you and to speak with you. For because of the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain."
Romans 1:26 For this cause God gave them up unto vile affections: for even their women did change the natural use into that which is against nature:
Romans 4:16 For this cause it is of faith, that it may be according to grace, to the end that the promise may be sure to all the seed, not to that only which is of the law, but to that also which is of the faith of Abraham, who is the father of us all.
Romans 5:12 Therefore, as sin entered into the world through one man, and death through sin; and so death passed to all men, because all sinned.
Romans 6:12 For this cause do not let sin be ruling in your body which is under the power of death, so that you give way to its desires;
Romans 7:10 And I made the discovery that the law whose purpose was to give life had become a cause of death:
Romans 7:13 Did then that which is good become death to me? May it never be! But sin, that it might be shown to be sin, by working death to me through that which is good; that through the commandment sin might become exceeding sinful.
Romans 8:1 For this cause those who are in Christ Jesus will not be judged as sinners.
Romans 13:3 For rulers are not a cause of fear to the good work but to the evil. If you would have no fear of the authority, do good and you will have praise;
Romans 13:6 For for this cause pay ye tribute also: for they are God's ministers, attending continually upon this very thing.
Romans 14:13 Then let us not be judges of one another any longer: but keep this in mind, that no man is to make it hard for his brother, or give him cause for doubting.
Romans 14:15 Yet if because of food your brother is grieved, you walk no longer in love. Don't destroy with your food him for whom Christ died.
Romans 14:21 It is better not to take meat or wine or to do anything which might be a cause of trouble to your brother.
Romans 15:9 And that the Gentiles might glorify God for his mercy; as it is written, For this cause I will confess to thee among the Gentiles, and sing unto thy name.
Romans 15:17 I have therefore cause for glorying through Jesus Christ, in those things which pertain to God.
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