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(1 Corinthians 12:28)

the powers which fit a man for a place of influence in the church; “the steersman’s art; the art of guiding aright the vessel of church or state”


  • census
  • chancellor
  • chiefs of Asia
  • citizenship
  • city
  • church
  • elder
  • gate
  • government of God
  • governor
  • highway
  • jailer
  • judge
  • king
  • law
  • lawyer
  • Leviticus
  • lieutenant
  • magistrate
  • military
  • Millennium—government by God for 1000 years on Earth
  • minister
  • money
  • nobleman
  • palace
  • praetorium
  • prison
  • recorder
  • scribes
  • taxes
  • taxing
  • tetrarch
  • tribe
  • wall
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