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ENDURE

en-dur': Used in the Bible (1) in the sense of "continue," "last," as in Ps 9:7, "The Lord shall endure for ever" (the American Standard Revised Version "Yahweh sitteth as king forever"); 30:5, "Weeping may endure for a night" (the Revised Version (British and American) "tarry" margin "may come in to lodge at even"); Jn 6:27, "the meat which endureth," the King James Version, the Revised Version (British and American) "the food which abideth"; (2) in the sense of "bear" (Heb 12:20): "bear up under," hardship, persecution, etc. (2 Tim 3:11; 1 Pet 2:19); "to remain under" (Heb 10:32; 12:2; Jas 1:12; 5:11); "to be strong, firm" (Heb 11:27); "to persevere" beneath a heavy burden (Mt 10:22).
Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Definition for 'endure'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". bible-history.com - ISBE; 1915.

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