#431 What Wrath Really Means
Romans 4:19-20, 13, 18, 19-25, Romans 5:1-11,
Exodos 4:10-16, Exodos 32:7-12, 15-20 Ephesians 4:31,
Colossians 3:8, Mark 3:5, Romans 4:15, Romans 5:9,
Ephesians 4:26, Romans 10:19, Ephesians 6:4,
Colossians 3:21, I Thessalonians 5:9
Wrath = Anger
1.’aph – (276x total) anger 172x wrath 42x face 22x nostrils 13x
nose 12x angry 4x (other 11x)
2.’ebrah – (34x total) wrath 31x rage 2x anger 1x
’aph = 1. a breathing place, the nose.
2. anger (which shows itself in heavy breathing).
’ebrah = outpouring of anger; overflow, excess, fury, wrath.
1. orgē – (36x total) wrath 31x anger 3x vengeance 1x indignation 1x
2. thumos – (18x total) wrath 15x fierceness 2x indignation 1x
orgē = anger; the natural disposition of temper.
thumos = intense, passionate anger; heated anger; wrath.
Let all bitterness, and wrath (thumos), and anger (orgē), and clamour, and
evil speaking, be put away from you, with all malice.
But now ye also put off all these; anger, (orgē), wrath (thumos), malice,
blasphemy, filthy communication out of your mouth.
And when he had looked round about on them with anger (orgē), being
grieved for the hardness of their hearts, he saith unto the man, Stretch forth
thine hand. And he stretched it out: and his hand was restored whole as the
Because the law worketh wrath (orgē = anger): for where no law is, there
is no transgression.
Much more then, being now justified by his blood, we shall be saved from
wrath (orgē = anger) through him.
Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath.
be angry = orgizō – VERB (8x total) be angry 5x be wroth 3x
wrath = parorgismos – NOUN Only here
para [PREPOSITION] = from beside, near, with
EPHESIANS 4:26 (Working Translation)
Be angry and do not sin. Do not let the sun set on your anger.
So that servant came, and shewed his lord these things. Then the master of
the house being angry (orgizō) said to his servant, Go out quickly into the
streets and lanes of the city, and bring in hither the poor, and the maimed,
and the halt, and the blind. LUKE 14:21
And he said unto him, Thy brother is come; and thy father hath killed the
fatted calf, because he hath received him safe and sound. And he was
angry (orgizō), and would not go in: therefore came his father out, and
intreated him. LUKE 15:27-28
parorgizō – VERB (2x total) provoke to wrath 1x I will anger 1x
But I say, Did not Israel know? First Moses saith, I will provoke you to
jealousy by them that are no people, and by a foolish nation I will anger
(parorgizō) you. ROMANS 10:19
And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath (parorgizō): but bring
them up in the nurture and admonition of the lord. EPHESIANS 6:4
Fathers, provoke [erethizō = rouse, stir up] not your children to anger (not in
the text), lest they be discouraged. COLOSSIANS 3:21
For God hath not appointed us to wrath (orgē = anger), but to obtain
salvation by our lord Jesus Christ I THESSALONIANS 5:9
Because God did not determine us unto anger, but unto acquiring
deliverance by means of our lord Jesus Christ. I THESSALONIANS 5:9