Jul
2017

The Greek word “dichostasia”

Limited to Rom. 16:17; 1 Cor. 3:3; Gal. 5:20, the Greek noun “dichostasia” meant “dissension,” “discord,” “sedition.”

Some create discord (Rom. 16:17).  Dissension is listed in a catalogue of vices (Gal. 5:20).  This word describes a “party spirit” in 1 Cor. 3:3.