Verb chrēmatizō (to reveal/ to receive revelation) in the Bible

(Translation from NRSV for the New Testament and Brenton for the Septuagint with a few modifications for a more litteral meaning)


2: 12And it has been revealed (chrēmatizō) in a dream not to return to Herod, they left for their own country by another road. The flight to Egypt and return
2: 22But when he heard that Archelaus was ruling over Judea in place of his father Herod, he was afraid to go there. And after it has been revealed (chrēmatizō) in a dream, he went away to the district of Galilee.


2: 26It had been revealed (chrēmatizō) to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not see death before he had seen the Lord's Messiah.


10: 22They answered, "Cornelius, a centurion, an upright and God-fearing man, who is well spoken of by the whole Jewish nation, it has been revealed (chrēmatizō) to him by a holy angel to send for you to come to his house and to hear what you have to say."
11: 26and when he had found him, he brought him to Antioch. So it was that for an entire year they met with the church and taught a great many people, and it was in Antioch that the disciples were first called (chrēmatizō) "Christians."


7: 3Accordingly, she will be called (chrēmatizō) an adulteress if she lives with another man while her husband is alive. But if her husband dies, she is free from that law, and if she marries another man, she is not an adulteress.


8: 5They offer worship in a sanctuary that is a sketch and shadow of the heavenly one; for Moses, when he was about to erect the tent, it was revealed (chrēmatizō) to him, "See that you make everything according to the pattern that was shown you on the mountain."
12: 25See that you do not refuse the one who is speaking; for if they did not escape when they refused the one who received revelation (chrēmatizō) on earth, how much less will we escape if we reject the one who warns from heaven!
11: 7By faith it was revealed (chrēmatizō) to Noah by God about events as yet unseen, respected the warning and built an ark to save his household; by this he condemned the world and became an heir to the righteousness that is in accordance with faith.

1 Kings (LXX: 3 Kings)

18: 27And it was noon, and Eliu the Thesbite mocked them, and said, Call with a loud voice, for he is a god; for he is meditating, or else perhaps he is making revelation (chrēmatizō), or perhaps he is asleep, and is to be awaked.

Jeremiah (LXX)

25: 30 (32: 30)And thou shalt prophesy against them these words, and shalt say, The Lord shall make a revelation (chrēmatizō) from on high, from his sanctuary he will utter his voice; he will reveal (chrēmatizō) a word on his place; and these shall answer like men gathering grapes: and destruction is coming on them that dwell on the earth,
26: 2 (33: 2)Thus said the Lord; Stand in the court of the Lord's house, and thou shalt reveal (chrēmatizō) to all the Jews, and to all that come to worship in the house of the Lord, all the words which I commanded thee to reveal (chrēmatizō) to them; abate not one word.
29: 23 (36: 23)because of the iniquity which they wrought in Israel, and because they committed adultery with the wives of their fellow-citizens, and reveal (chrēmatizō) a word in my name, which I did not command, and I am witness, saith the Lord.
30: 2 (37: 2)Thus speaks the Lord God of Israel, saying, Write all the words which I have revealed (chrēmatizō) to thee in a book.
36: 2 (43: 2)Take thee a roll of a book, and write upon it all the words which I revealed (chrēmatizō) to thee against Jerusalem, and against Juda, and against all the nations, from the day when I spoke to thee, from the days of Josias king of Juda, even to this day.
36: 4 (43: 2)So Jeremias called Baruch the son of Nerias: and he wrote from the mouth of Jeremias all the words of the Lord, which he had revealed (chrēmatizō) to him, on a roll of a book.

Job (LXX)

40: 8Do not set aside my judgment: and dost thou think that I have made revelation (chrēmatizō) to thee in any other way, than that thou mightest appear to be righteous?