Statement of Faith | Tell a Friend about Us | Color Scheme:    
Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Join Now!  |  Login
  Our Sponsors

• Help change the hearts of people one book at a time! Click to find out how!

• Bible software for Believing Study: SwordSearcher

• Looking for that lost cantata? Let US find it!

• Biblical Hebrew study & learning software: BMSoftware.com

 
  Study Resources

• Interlinear Bible

• Parallel Bible

• Daily Reading Plan

• Devotionals

• Commentaries

• Concordances

• Dictionaries

• Encyclopedias

• Lexicons

• History

• Sermon Essentials

• Audio Resources

• Religious Artwork

 
  SL Forums

• Apologetic Forum

• Christian Living

• Ministry Forum

• Evangelism Forum

• Passage Forum

• Help Forum

 
  Other Resources

• Advertise with SL

• FREE Resources

• Information

• Set Preferences

• Font Resources

• Contacting SL

 

 

Holman Bible Dictionary

Start Your Search
 
 
Choose a letter from below
to display alphabetical list:

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M|N
O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|Y|Z|1|2
 
    Printer friendly version
 
PreviousNext
ARKITEARMAGEDDON
 
Additional Resources
 
Concordances
• Nave's Topical Bible
Arm
Dictionaries
• Easton's Bible Dictionary
Arm
• Fausset's Bible Dictionary
Arm
Encyclopedias
• International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
Arm
Lexicons
Greek - arm, arms
Greek - arm
Greek - arm, fully armed
Greek - arm one's self with, arm
Hebrew - arm, arms
Hebrew - arm, arms
Hebrew - arm
Hebrew - Arm, armed men, armed soldiers, army, arm, armed
Hebrew - arm
ARM

The upper limb of the human body used to symbolize power and strength. Such power can oppress people (Job 35:9), but such arms will be broken (Job 38:15). No human arm or power is comparable to God's (Job 40:9). In prayer the faithful can ask God to break the arm of the wicked (Psalms 10:15). Human arms cannot save (Psalms 44:3). God's outstretched arm does (Exodus 6:6; Exodus 15:16; Deuteronomy 5:15). People can trust in God's arm (Isaiah 51:5). On seeing Mary as she waited for the birth of Jesus, Elizabeth confessed that in bringing Jesus, God showed “strength with his arm” (Luke 1:51).


Copyright Statement
These dictionary topics are from the Holman Bible Dictionary, published by Broadman & Holman, 1991. All rights reserved. Used by permission of Broadman & Holman.

Bibliography Information
Butler, Trent C. Editor.. "Entry for 'ARM'". "Holman Bible Dictionary".
<http://classic.studylight.org/dic/hbd/view.cgi?number=T454>. 1991.


  HOME    TOP

Dead links, typos, or HTML errors should be sent to corr@studylight.org
Suggestions about making this resource more useful should be sent to sugg@studylight.org
 

   Powered by LightSpeed Technology

Copyright © 2001-2018, StudyLight.org