Bible Dictionary and Concordance



madeCreated, formed, brought into existence; past tense for "make". The Creator God formed and brought into existence all things in heaven and on earth. As humans, we can take raw materials and manufacture them into some type of product.And God made the firmament, Gen 1:7God saw every thing that he had made, Gen 1:31out of the ground made the LORD God Gen 2:9made he a woman, and brought her unto the man. Gen 2:22God created man, in the likeness of God made he him. Gen 5:1the LORD made a covenant with Abram, Gen 15:18Did not he that made me in the womb Job 31:15The Spirit of God hath made me, Job 33:4it is he that hath made us, and not we ourselves; Ps 100:3This is the day which the LORD hath made; Ps 118:24Thy hands have made me and fashioned me: Ps 119:73I am fearfully and wonderfully made: Ps 139:14thy faith hath made thee whole. Matt 9:22without him was not any thing made that was made. John 1:3God that made the world and all things therein, Acts 17:24of one shall many be made righteous. Rom 5:19But now being made free from sin, Rom 6:22confession is made unto salvation. Rom 10:10I am made all things to all men, 1 Cor 9:22his Son, made of a woman, made under the law. Gal 4:4wherewith Christ hath made us free, Gal 5:1Whereof I was made a minister, Eph 3:7and was made in the likeness of men. Phil 2:7For we are made partakers of Christ, Heb 3:14Herein is our love made perfect, 1 John 4:17
Magi, wise menWise men that came from the east after seeing a star in the heaven; their goal was to find a certain baby who would be King of the Jews. After finding him they presented him with gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh. See Matt 2:1-12.
magnify / magnifiedTo lift up, to see more clearly, to enlarge or intensify, to make more important in one's eye. DTP A term often used concerning how the disciple needs to see and understand God, making God the focal point of all things in thy sight, and thou has magnified thy mercy, Gen 19:19This day will I begin to magnify thee Josh 3:7And let thy name be magnified for ever, 2 Sam 7:26 (1 Chr 17:24)O magnify the LORD with me, Ps 34:3Let the LORD be magnified, Ps 35:27and will magnify him with thanksgiving. Ps 69:30thou hast magnified thy word above all thy name. Ps 138:2My soul doth magnify the Lord. Luke 1:46and the name of the Lord Jesus was magnified. Acts 19:17so now also Christ shall be magnified in my body, Phil 1:20
majestyGrandeur, One who is of supreme greatness and authority, a title given to a king or queen. DTP A word that describes the awesomeness of God. He is the King of kings and Lord of lords. There is none above Him; He is the all magnificent One, Creator of heaven and earth.the glory, and the victory, and the majesty: 1 Chr 29:11honour and majesty hast thou laid upon him. Ps 21:5the voice of the LORD is full of majesty. Ps 29:4he is clothed with majesty; Ps 93:1thou art clothed with honour and majesty. Ps 104:1the glorious majesty of his kingdom. Ps 145:12the LORD, and for the glory of his majesty. Isa 2:10in the majesty of the name of the LORD his God; Mic 5:4the right hand of the Majesty on high. Heb 1:3; 8:1but were eyewitnesses of his majesty. 2 Pet 1:16God our Saviour, be glory and majesty Jude 1:25
major prophetsThe Old Testament (the Hebrew Scriptures) in which are included the books of Isaiah, Jeremiah, Lamentations, Ezekiel and Daniel.
make / maker / MakerTo create, to form, to bring into existence. DTP The Creator God formed and brought into existence all things in heaven and on earth. Man can take these raw materials and manufacture them into some type of product. God created all things from nothing; He brought all things in heaven and earth into being.Let us make man in our image, Gen 1:26I will make him an help meet for him. Gen 2:18I will make of thee a great nation, Gen 12:2Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, Ex 20:4the priest shall make an atonement for them, Lev 4:20to make supplication unto him, Esth 4:8shall a man be more pure than his maker? Job 4:17and will ascribe righteousness to my Maker. Job 36:3He maketh my feet like hind's feet, Ps 18:33He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: Ps 23:2and make a joyful noise unto him with psalms. Ps 95:2let us kneel before the Lord our maker. Ps 95:6Fools make a mock at sin: Prov 14:9the LORD is the maker of them all. Prov 22:2At that day shall a man look to his Maker, Isa 17:7the Holy One of Israel, and his Maker, Isa 45:11For thy Maker is thine husband; Isa 54:5I will make an everlasting covenant with them. Isa 61:8For Israel hath forgotten, his Maker, Hos 8:14I will make you fishers of men. Matt 4:19Make straight the way of the Lord, John 1:23and the truth shall make you free. John 8:32to make known the mystery of the gospel. Eph 6:19that thou make all things according to the pattern Heb 8:5whose builder and maker is God. Heb 11:10And make straight paths for your feet, Heb 12:13give diligence to make your calling and election sure: 2 Pet 1:10
MALACHI, book ofThe book was written around the same time as Ezra and Nehemiah. It is the last book of the Hebrew Scriptures (the Old Testament). Malachi delivered his message of judgment to a Judean audience familiar with worshipping at the temple in Jerusalem. The people of Judah had turned away from the true worship of the Lord, leaving themselves under judgment and in need of salvation.
maleA boy or man. The Scriptures give specific responsibilities to men; they are accountable for the nurturing of children in the fear of God. Males (usually the eldest son) carried the birthright of the family heritage.male and female created he them. Gen 1:27and every male was circumcised, Gen 34:24of the creation God made them male and female. Mark 10:6there is neither male nor female: Gal 3:28
malice / maliciousnessSpite, meanness, cruelty, unkindness, the desire to hurt someone, either physically and emotionally. To hurt another by one's actions or words.wickedness, covetousness, maliciousness; Rom 1:29neither with the leaven of malice and wickedness; 1 Cor 5:8be put away from you, with all malice. Eph 4:31anger, wrath, malice, blasphemy, Col 3:8lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, Tit 3:3Wherefore laying aside all malice, 1 Pet 2:1your liberty for a cloke of maliciousness, 1 Pet 2:16
mammonThe word is used to represent money and wealth that people may have acquired. It can become a stumbling block or a wall between man and God. It can cause man to focus and trust on his wealth rather than on God who is the true provider of all things.Ye cannot serve God and mammon. Matt 6:24of the mammon of unrighteousness; Luke 16:9Ye cannot serve God and mammon. Luke 16:13
manGentleman, guy, chap, male. The sex that has the ability to father young by fertilizing the female. The Scriptures gave specific responsibilities to man; they are accountable for the nurturing of children in the fear of God. Males (usually the eldest son) carried the birthright of the family heritage. (See the word male).Let us make man in our image, Gen 1:26LORD God formed man of the dust of the ground, Gen 2:7because she was taken out of Man. Gen 2:23So he drove out the man; Gen 3:24I have gotten a man from the LORD. Gen 4:1The LORD is a man of war: Ex 15:3for there shall no man see me, and live. Ex 33:20God doth talk with man, and he liveth. Deut 5:24man doth not live by bread only, Deut 8:3 (Matt 4:4; Luke 4:4)the LORD hath sought him a man after his own heart, 1 Sam 13:14for man looketh on the outward appearance, 1 Sam 16:7and man shall turn again unto dust. Job 34:15blessed is the man that trusteth in him. Ps 34:8The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD: Ps 37:23As for man, his days are as grass: Ps 103:15A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; Prov 1:5the ways of man are before the eyes of the LORD, Prov 5:21I have made the earth, and created man upon it: Isa 45:12for I am God, and not man; the Holy One in the midst of thee: Hos 11:9He hath shewed thee, O man, what is good; Mic 6:8Then Joseph her husband, being a just man, Matt 1:19What manner of man is this, that even the winds Matt 8:27That the Son of man is Lord also of the sabbath. Luke 6:5The Son of man must suffer many things, Luke 9:22for the Son of man cometh at an hour Luke 12:40Greater love hath no man than this, John 15:13into an image made like to corruptible man, Rom 1:23as by one man sin entered into the world, Rom 5:12gift by grace, which is by one man, Jesus Christ, Rom 5:15our old man is crucified with him, Rom 6:6O wretched man that I am! who shall deliver me Rom 7:24since by man came death, by man came also 1 Cor 15:21The first man Adam was made a living soul; 1 Cor 15:45first man is of the earth, earthy: the second man is the Lord 1 Cor 15:47our outward man perish, yet the inward man is renewed day by day. 2 Cor 4:16Knowing that a man is not justified by Gal 2:16with might by his Spirit in the inner man. Eph 3:16And that ye put on the new man, Eph 4:24every man perfect in Christ Jesus. Col 1:28ye have put off the old man with his deeds. Col 3:9and one mediator ... the man Christ Jesus. 1 Tim 2:5To speak evil of no man, to be no brawlers, Tit 3:2A double minded man is unstable in all his ways. Jams 1:8Blessed is the man that endureth temptation: James 1:12of a righteous man availeth much. Jams 5:16If any man love the world, the love of the Father 1 John 2:15to give every man according as his work shall be. Rev 22:12
man of GodOne who is a follower and a believer in the Creator of all heaven and earth, one who is loyal and obedient to the Word of God. DTP A disciple of Jesus Christ, a follower of the truth and teaching of Jesus Christ, having committed his life to Him as his Lord and Saviour.wherewith Moses the man of God Deut 33:1Moses the man of God concerning me Josh 14:6A man of God came unto me, and his countenance Judg 13:6And there came a man of God unto Eli, 1 Sam 2:27Now by this I know that thou art a man of God, 1 Kin 17:24I perceive that this is an holy man of God, 2 Kin 4:9for so had David the man of God commanded. 2 Chr 8:14as it is written in the law of Moses the man of God. Ezr 3:2the musical instruments of David the man of God, Neh 12:36O man of God, flee these things; 1 Tim 6:11That the man of God may be perfect, 2 Tim 3:17
man of sinOne who has desired to follow after his own desires, rejecting the ways of God and His Word. Also can refer to the one who has led the world down a pathway of death and destruction, the antichrist.
manifest / manifested / manifestationEvidence, to show, to make known, to reveal, visible.sons of men, that God might manifest them, Eccl 3:18is nothing hid, which shall not be manifested; Mark 4:22the works of God should be made manifest in him. John 9:3But now is made manifest, and by the scriptures of the prophets, Rom 16:26Every man's work shall be made manifest: 1 Cor 3:13the manifestation of the Spirit is given to every man 1 Cor 12:7life also of Jesus might be made manifest in our body. 2 Cor 4:10made manifest unto God; ... manifest in your consciences. 2 Cor 5:11manifest by the light: ... whatsoever doth make manifest is light. Eph 5:13but now is made manifest to his saints. Col 1:26God was manifest in the flesh, justified in the Spirit, 1 Tim 3:16but was manifest in these last times for you. 1 Pet 1:20ye know that he was manifested to take away our sins; 1 John 3:5In this was manifested the love of God toward us, 1 John 4:9
mankindThe human race ... all people; the overall population of the world.Thou shalt not lie with mankind, Lev 18:22and the breath of all mankind. Job 12:10that defile themselves with mankind, 1 Tim 1:10in the sea, is tamed, and hath been tamed of mankind. James 3:7
mannaAn edible substance that God provided for the Jewish people in the wilderness for over forty years. Manna was to be collected each day and, on the day before the Sabbath, enough for two days could be collected. This made the people dependent on God for their daily bread. There was also a small portion kept in the Ark of the Covenant as a testimony to God's provision for His people.they said one to another, it is manna: Ex 16:15the children of Israel did eat manna forty years, Ex 16:35there is nothing at all, beside this manna, Num 11:6to hunger, and fed thee with manna, Deut 8:3the manna ceased on the morrow after Josh 5:12And had rained down manna upon them to eat, Ps 78:24Our fathers did eat manna in the desert; John 6:31Your fathers did eat manna in the wilderness, John 6:49wherein was the golden pot that had manna, Heb 9:4I give to eat of the hidden manna, Rev 2:17
manuscriptThe original writings of an author; something that is first composed and later put into print. The authors of the Scriptures, being led by the Holy Spirit of God, penned the original books of the Bible. "For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit" (2 Peter 1:21 NIV)
MaranathaThis word is made up of two Greek words "marana-tha" which translated would mean "Our Lord, come". DTP The believer in Christ looks forward to the second coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.Lord Jesus Christ, let him be Anathema Maranatha. 1 Cor 16:22
mark of the beastThis is a symbol that will be placed on humans in the last days, identifying them as to who they are, and to whom they have pledged allegiance; the mark will allow them to buy and sell. It is thought that this mark will contain the numbers "666". "This calls for wisdom. Let the person who has insight calculate the number of the beast, for it is the number of a man. That number is 666." (Rev 13:18 NIV). We are told that it will be placed on the head and right hand of the unbeliever.the men which had the mark of the beast, Rev 16:2them that had received the mark of the beast, Rev 19:20
MARK, Gospel book ofThis book is thought to have been written by John Mark around 56 to 65 AD. It is the second book in the New Testament and the second book of the Gospel section. The book primarily focus on the things Jesus did and places where He went. Some distinctives in this book:Keyword: 'Immediately' or 'straightway'Purpose: To show Christ as the tireless servant of God and man, full of good deeds. His wonderful works testify to His deity.Miracles: 19 miracles in Mark, 8 of which prove power over disease; 5 prove power over nature, 4 demonstrate authority over demons and 2 show power over death.
marriage / marryMatrimony, wedlock, wedding, nuptials, recognized union of spouses, the binding of one man and one woman together through the making of vows and a covenant with each other. It is not to be broken. Marriage was, and is, to be a union where the two become one under God, a coming together emotionally, physically and spiritually.And make ye marriages with us, Gen 34:9Neither shalt thou make marriages with them; Deut 7:3their maidens were not given to marriage. Ps 78:63a certain king, which made a marriage for his son, Matt 22:2they neither marry, nor are given in marriage, Matt 22:30marrying and giving in marriage, Matt 24:38that were ready went in with him to the marriage: Matt 25:10a marriage in Cana of Galilee; John 2:1and his disciples, to the marriage. John 2:2if thou marry, thou hast not sinned; and if a virgin marry, 1 Cor 7:28Marriage is honorable in all, Heb 13:4for the marriage of the Lamb is come, Rev 19:7Blessed are they which are called unto the marriage supper of the Lamb. Rev 19:9
marriage supper of the LambIt is the first major event that will take place in heaven when all believers (the church) will join together with Christ and be present with the Father as Christ's bride. This will be a victory celebration and, for the first time, the people present will never again experience suffering and pain; the chains of sin will have been completely broken, and death will be no more.for the marriage of the Lamb is come, Rev 19:7Blessed are they which are called unto the marriage supper of the Lamb. Rev 19:9
martyr / martyrsThe word means "testimony". It is the giving up of one's life based on faith in God; the martyr's life is taken by another with the hope of destroying their commitment to God. Acts of martyrdom were often the seed that caused the church of Jesus Christ to grow. Martyrdom is still very prominent around the world today where people and nations are trying to annihilate all vestiges of faith in Jesus Christ.And when the blood of thy martyr Stephen was shed, Acts 22:20Antipas was my faithful martyr, who was slain among you, Rev 2:13with the blood of the martyrs of Jesus: Rev 17:6
Master / master / mastersOne who is in charge or oversees the activities of another person. They have direct control over that person either through work or through ownership. This word can be also be ascribed to one who has mastered a particular trade or skill.the LORD hath blessed my master greatly; Gen 24:35gathered up the arrows, and came to his master. 1 Sam 20:38for your master Saul is dead, 2 Sam 2:7so he that waiteth on his master shall be honored. Prov 27:18A son honoureth his father, and a servant his master: Mal 1:6No man can serve two masters: Matt 6:24The disciple is not above his master, Matt 10:24for one is your Master, even Christ; Matt 23:8Neither be ye called master: for one is your Master, Matt 23:10Ye call me Master and Lord: John 13:13saith unto him, Rabboni; which is to say, Master. John 20:16ye masters, ... knowing that your Master also is in heaven; Eph 6:9a vessel unto honor, sanctified, and meet for the master's use, 2 Tim 2:21My brethren, be not many masters, James 3:1
masterbuilderThe head builder at a job site, the architect or the head planner of a building. An overseer of other builders.which is given unto me, as a wise masterbuilder, 1 Cor 3:10