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Adverb sphodra (exceedingly) in the New Testament

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


Matthew

2: 10When they saw that the star had stopped, they rejoiced with exceedingly (sphodra) great joy.
17: 6When the disciples heard this, they fell to the ground and feared exceedingly (sphodra).
17: 23and they will kill him, and on the third day he will be raised." And they were exceedingly (sphodra) distressed.
18: 31When his fellow slaves saw what had happened, they were exceedingly (sphodra) distressed, and they went and reported to their lord all that had taken place.
19: 25When the disciples heard this, they were exceedingly (sphodra) astounded and said, "Then who can be saved?"
26: 22And they became exceedingly (sphodra) distressed and began to say to him one after another, "Surely not I, Lord?"
27: 54Now when the centurion and those with him, who were keeping watch over Jesus, saw the earthquake and what took place, they feared exceedingly (sphodra) and said, "Truly this man was God's Son!"

Mark

16: 4When they looked up, they saw that the stone, which was exceedingly (sphodra) large, had already been rolled back.

Luke

18: 23But when he heard this, he became sad; for he was exceedingly (sphodra) rich.

Acts

6: 7The word of God continued to spread; the number of the disciples increased exceedingly (sphodra) in Jerusalem, and a great many of the priests became obedient to the faith.

Revelation

16: 21and huge hailstones, each weighing about a hundred pounds, dropped from heaven on people, until they cursed God for the plague of the hail, for this plague was exceedingly (sphodra) great.