4and saying, “Where is the promise of his coming? For, from the day that the fathers fell asleep, all things continue as they were from the beginning of the creation.”
And
StrongsID:
g2532
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
καί
Transliteration:
kaí
Pronounciation:
kahee
Part of Speech:
Conjunction
Strongs Glossary:
apparently, a primary particle, having a copulative and sometimes also a cumulative force; and, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words:--and, also, both, but, even, for, if, or, so, that, then, therefore, when, yet.
saying
StrongsID:
g3004
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
λέγω
Transliteration:
légō
Pronounciation:
leg'-o
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primary verb; properly, to "lay" forth, i.e. (figuratively) relate (in words (usually of systematic or set discourse; whereas ἔπω and φημί generally refer to an individual expression or speech respectively; while ῥέω is properly to break silence merely, and λαλέω means an extended or random harangue)); by implication, to mean:--ask, bid, boast, call, describe, give out, name, put forth, say(-ing, on), shew, speak, tell, utter.
Where
StrongsID:
g4226
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ποῦ
Transliteration:
poû
Pronounciation:
poo
Part of Speech:
Adverb
Strongs Glossary:
genitive case of an interrogative pronoun (what) otherwise obsolete (perhaps the same as πού used with the rising slide of inquiry); as adverb of place; at (by implication, to) what locality:--where, whither.
is
StrongsID:
g2076
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἐστί
Transliteration:
estí
Pronounciation:
es-tee'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
third person singular present indicative of εἰμί; he (she or it) is; also (with neuter plural) they are:--are, be(-long), call, X can(-not), come, consisteth, X dure for a while, + follow, X have, (that) is (to say), make, meaneth, X must needs, + profit, + remaineth, + wrestle.
the
promise
StrongsID:
g1860
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἐπαγγελία
Transliteration:
epangelía
Pronounciation:
ep-ang-el-ee'-ah
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from ἐπαγγέλλω; an announcement (for information, assent or pledge; especially a divine assurance of good):--message, promise.
of
his
StrongsID:
g846
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
αὐτός
Transliteration:
autós
Pronounciation:
ow-tos'
Part of Speech:
Personal Pronoun
Strongs Glossary:
from the particle (perhaps akin to the base of ἀήρ through the idea of a baffling wind) (backward); the reflexive pronoun self, used (alone or in the comparative ἑαυτοῦ) of the third person , and (with the proper personal pronoun) of the other persons:--her, it(-self), one, the other, (mine) own, said, (self-), the) same, ((him-, my-, thy- )self, (your-)selves, she, that, their(-s), them(-selves), there(-at, - by, -in, -into, -of, -on, -with), they, (these) things, this (man), those, together, very, which. Compare αὑτοῦ.
coming
StrongsID:
g3952
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
παρουσία
Transliteration:
parousía
Pronounciation:
par-oo-see'-ah
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from the present participle of πάρειμι; a being near, i.e. advent (often, return; specially, of Christ to punish Jerusalem, or finally the wicked); (by implication) physically, aspect:--coming, presence.
for
StrongsID:
g1063
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
γάρ
Transliteration:
gár
Pronounciation:
gar
Part of Speech:
Conjunction
Strongs Glossary:
a primary particle; properly, assigning a reason (used in argument, explanation or intensification; often with other particles):--and, as, because (that), but, even, for, indeed, no doubt, seeing, then, therefore, verily, what, why, yet.
since
StrongsID:
g3739
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ὅς
Transliteration:
hós
Pronounciation:
ho
Part of Speech:
Relative Pronoun
Strongs Glossary:
probably a primary word (or perhaps a form of the article ὁ); the relatively (sometimes demonstrative) pronoun, who, which, what, that:--one, (an-, the) other, some, that, what, which, who(-m, -se), etc. See also οὗ.
the
StrongsID:
g575
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἀπό
Transliteration:
apó
Pronounciation:
apo'
Part of Speech:
Preposition
Strongs Glossary:
a primary particle; "off," i.e. away (from something near), in various senses (of place, time, or relation; literal or figurative):--(X here-)after, ago, at, because of, before, by (the space of), for(-th), from, in, (out) of, off, (up-)on(-ce), since, with. In composition (as a prefix) it usually denotes separation, departure, cessation, completion, reversal, etc.
fathers
StrongsID:
g3962
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
πατήρ
Transliteration:
patḗr
Pronounciation:
pat-ayr'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
apparently a primary word; a "father" (literally or figuratively, near or more remote):--father, parent.
fell
asleep
StrongsID:
g2837
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
κοιμάω
Transliteration:
koimáō
Pronounciation:
koy-mah'-o
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
from κεῖμαι; to put to sleep, i.e. (passively or reflexively) to slumber; figuratively, to decease:--(be a-, fall a-, fall on) sleep, be dead.
all
things
StrongsID:
g3956
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
πᾶς
Transliteration:
pâs
Pronounciation:
pas
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
including all the forms of declension; apparently a primary word; all, any, every, the whole:--all (manner of, means), alway(-s), any (one), X daily, + ever, every (one, way), as many as, + no(-thing), X thoroughly, whatsoever, whole, whosoever.
continue
StrongsID:
g1265
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
διαμένω
Transliteration:
diaménō
Pronounciation:
dee-am-en'-o
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
from διά and μένω; to stay constantly (in being or relation):--continue, remain.
continue
StrongsID:
g3779
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
οὕτω
Transliteration:
hoútō
Pronounciation:
hoo'-toce
Part of Speech:
Adverb
Strongs Glossary:
adverb from οὗτος; in this way (referring to what precedes or follows):--after that, after (in) this manner, as, even (so), for all that, like(-wise), no more, on this fashion(-wise), so (in like manner), thus, what.
as
they
were
from
StrongsID:
g575
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἀπό
Transliteration:
apó
Pronounciation:
apo'
Part of Speech:
Preposition
Strongs Glossary:
a primary particle; "off," i.e. away (from something near), in various senses (of place, time, or relation; literal or figurative):--(X here-)after, ago, at, because of, before, by (the space of), for(-th), from, in, (out) of, off, (up-)on(-ce), since, with. In composition (as a prefix) it usually denotes separation, departure, cessation, completion, reversal, etc.
the
beginning
StrongsID:
g746
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἀρχή
Transliteration:
archḗ
Pronounciation:
ar-khay'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from ἄρχομαι; (properly abstract) a commencement, or (concretely) chief (in various applications of order, time, place, or rank):--beginning, corner, (at the, the) first (estate), magistrate, power, principality, principle, rule.
of
the
creation
StrongsID:
g2937
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
κτίσις
Transliteration:
ktísis
Pronounciation:
ktis'-is
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from κτίζω; original formation (properly, the act; by implication, the thing, literally or figuratively):--building, creation, creature, ordinance.