Strong's Enhanced Concordance

The Aionian Bible un-translates and instead transliterates ten special words to help us better understand the extent of God’s love for individuals and all mankind, and the nature of afterlife destinies. The original translation is unaltered and an inline note is appended to 63 Old Testament and 200 New Testament verses. Compare the definitions below to the Aionian Glossary. Follow the blue link below to study the word's usage. Search for any Strong's number: g1-21369 and h1-9049.
ministry
Strongs:
g3009
Word:
λειτουργία
Tyndale
Word:
λειτουργία
Transliteration:
leitourgia
Gloss:
ministry
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Female
Definition:
λειτουργία, -ας, ἡ (< λειτουργέω), [in LXX chiefly for עֲבֹדָה, Num.4:24, 1Ch.9:13, al;] 1) in cl. (chiefly of Athens), the discharge of a public office at one's own expense (see LS, see word), hence, 2) a service, ministry; in π. (Deiss, BS, 140 f.) and in LXX (though here also of secular service, 3Ki.1:4, al.), of religious service or ministration; and so in NT: of priestly ministrations, Luk.1:23, Heb.8:6 9:21; figuratively, θυσία καὶ λ. τῆς πίστεως ὑμῶν, Php.2:17; of Christian beneficence, 2Co.9:12, Php.2:30. (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
λειτουργία
Transliteration:
leitourgia
Gloss:
ministry
Morphhology:
Greek, Noun, Female
Definition:
λειτουργ-ία, ἡ, earlier Attic dialect λητ- [Refs 5th c.BC+], public service performed by private citizens at their own expense, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; λ. ἐγκύκλιοι ordinary, i.e. annual, liturgies, [Refs 4th c.BC+] II) any public service or work, [Refs 3rd c.BC+]; ὁ ἐπὶ τῶν λειτουργιῶν τεταγμένος, in an army, the officer who superintended the workmen, carpenters, etc, [Refs 2nd c.BC+]: generally, military duty, [Refs 2nd c.BC+] II.2) generally, any service or function, ἡ πρώτη φανερὰ τοῖς ζῴοις λ. διὰ τοῦ στόματος οὖσα [Refs 4th c.BC+] II.3) service, ministration, help, [NT] III) public service of the gods, αἱ πρὸς τοὺς θεοὺς λ. [Refs 4th c.BC+]; the service or ministry of priests, [LXX+NT]
Strongs
Word:
λειτουργία
Transliteration:
leitourgía
Pronounciation:
li-toorg-ee'-ah
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Noun Feminine
Definition:
public function (as priest ("liturgy") or almsgiver); ministration(-try), service; from g3008 (λειτουργέω);