Kingdom |ˈkiNGdəm| noun 1 a country, state, or territory ruled by a king or queen.
• a realm associated with or regarded as being under the control of a particular person or thing: 2 the spiritual reign or authority of God. • the rule of God or Christ. • heaven as the abode of God and of the faithful after death.
king |kiNG| noun
1 the male ruler of an independent state, esp. one who inherits the position by right of birth:
• a person or thing regarded as the finest or most important in its sphere or group:
Matthew 16:13-19 (KJV)
13 When Jesus came into the coasts of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, saying, Whom do men say that I the Son of man am? 14 And they said, Some say that thou art John the Baptist: some, Elias; and others, Jeremias, or one of the prophets. 15 He saith unto them, But whom say ye that I am? 16 And Simon Peter answered and said, Thou art the Christ, the Son of the living God. 17 And Jesus answered and said unto him, Blessed art thou, Simon Barjona: for flesh and blood hath not revealed it unto thee, but my Father which is in heaven. 18 And I say also unto thee, That thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church; and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it. 19 And I will give unto thee the keys of the kingdom of heaven: and whatsoever thou shalt bind on earth shall be bound in heaven: and whatsoever thou shalt loose on earth shall be loosed in heaven.
26 …God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: 27 So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them. 28 And God BLESSED THEM,And…God said unto them, Be fruitful (or Highly Productive), and multiply!…(and God said… SUBDUE IT (or bring it under control…BY FORCE!) …(and God said…and have DOMINION (Hebrew Rada-prevail against and reign!)
3 And Moses went up unto God, and the LORD called unto him out of the mountain, saying, Thus shalt thou say to the house of Jacob, and tell the children of Israel; 4 Ye have seen what I did unto the Egyptians, and how I bare you on eagles’ wings,…and brought you unto myself. 5 Now therefore, IF ye will obey my voice indeed, and keep my covenant,…THEN ye shall be a peculiar treasure unto me above all people: for all the earth is mine:
6 And ye shall be unto me A KINGDOM OF PRIESTS, and an holy nation. These are the words which thou shalt speak unto the children of Israel (The Church).
Mark (1:14-15 (KJV)
14 Now after that John was put in prison, Jesus came into Galilee, preaching THE GOSPEL OF THE KINGDOM OF GOD, 15 And saying, The time is fulfilled,…and THE KINGDOM OF GOD is at hand: repent ye, and believe the gospel.
Matthew 11:12 (KJV)
12 And from the days of John the Baptist UNTIL NOW,…THE KINGDOM OF HEAVEN suffereth violence, and the violent take it by force.
Matthew 4:12-17 (KJV)
12 Now when Jesus had heard that John was cast into prison, he departed into Galilee;
13 And leaving Nazareth, he came and dwelt in Capernaum, which is upon the sea coast, in the borders of Zabulon and Nephthalim: 14 That it might be fulfilled which was spoken by Esaias the prophet, saying,
15 The land of Zabulon, and the land of Nephthalim, by the way of the sea, beyond Jordan, Galilee of the Gentiles;
16 The people which sat in darkness saw great light;…and to them which sat in the region and shadow of death light is sprung up. 17 From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent: for THE KINGDOM OF HEAVEN is at hand.
Matthew 4:23-25 (KJV)
23 And Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching THE GOSPEL OF THE KINGDOM, and healing all manner of sickness and all manner of disease among the people. 24 And his fame went throughout all Syria: and they brought unto him all sick people that were taken with divers diseases and torments, and those which were possessed with devils, and those which were lunatick, and those that had the palsy; and he healed them. 25 And there followed him great multitudes of people from Galilee, and from Decapolis, and from Jerusalem, and from Judaea, and from beyond Jordan.
1. a realm or area of activity in which a particular thing is thought to dominate:
2. The territory of a monarch.
1. A (or ONE) supreme ruler: especially a king or queen,
who rules a territory, usually for life and by hereditary right
2. somebody who possesses exceptional power or influence
in an area of activity
Kingdom = in the scriptural text is Hebraicaly Transliterated: mamlākâ Meaning dominion, or to reign.
1. the fact of being the dominant or controlling power or
factor in something.
2. to exercise sovereign power or a controlling influence over
something, especially to rule a country.
1. the ruler or permanent head of a state, especially a king or queen
independent: self-governing and not ruled by any other state
2. with complete power: having supreme authority or power
3. outstanding,\in its excellence or effectiveness
4. to be the main or most noticeable feature of a situation, place,
or period of time
Isaiah 9:6-7 (KJV)
6 For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.
7 Of the increase of his government and peace there shall be no end, upon the throne of David, and upon HIS KINGDOM, to order it, and to establish it with judgment and with justice from henceforth even for ever. The zeal (H. – Quina = Jealousy) of the LORD of hosts will perform this.