Greek Lesson #14 Gifts

 doma  (do’-mah)          (present)
Eph 4:8 “He led captivitiy captive  and gave gifts to men”

 anathema  (an-ath’ay-mah)     (church offering)
Luke 21:5 a church adorned with gifts
(the word for curse is spelled the same way, but pronounced different)

 dorea     (do-rerh-a’)   (gratuity; offering given at end of employment)
John 4:10, Acts 2:38 “Then Peter said unto them, Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost.”

 doron     (do’-ron)            (personal offering, present or sacrifice)
Matt 5:23, 24 8:4, 15:5, 23:18, 19 Mark 7:11 Eph 2:8 By grace you are saved, It is the gift of God”

 merimos  (mer-is-mos’)       (dividing of)
Heb 2:4 God bearing witness with signs and wonders, and with divers miracles, and gifts of the Holy Ghost

 charisma     (khar’-is-mah)    (miraculous)
Rom 6:23/11:29/12:6, 1 Tim 4:14, “Neglect not the gift that is in thee, which was given thee by prophecy, with the laying on of the hands of the presbytery.
2 Tim 1:6 “Wherefore I put thee in remembrance that thou stir up the gift of God, which is in thee by the putting on of my hands.”

the word gift is added to the King James translations in the following passages and were not in the original text (Rom 5:18, 1Cor 12:1, 13:2, 14:1, 14:12)