Paul: The things we see are temporal; the things not seen are eternal

2 Corinthians 4:18:

18 While we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are temporal [proskairos]; but the things which are not seen are eternal.


If is it real in this age of time-see, touch, kick things of earth, etc.-it is unreal in the spiritual age of God to those under the promise through Abraham and his Seed whose mother is Jerusalem above


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  #4340 πρόσκαιρος proskairos {pros'-kahee-ros}

 from G4314 and G2540; TDNT - 3:463,389; adj

—Greek Word Study (Transliteration-Pronunciation Etymology & Grammar)

 1) for a season
 2) enduring only for a while
 3) temporary

—Thayer’s (New Testament Greek-English Lexicon)

From G4314 and G2540for the occasion only, that is, temporary:—dur- [eth] for awhile, endure for a time, for a season, temporal.

—Strong’s (Greek Dictionary of the New Testament)

  • #4340.
  • προ´σκαιρος
  • proskairos; from 4314 and 2540; in season, i.e. temporary:—
  • NASB – passing(1), temporal(1), temporary(2).

—NAS Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible with Hebrew-Aramaic and Greek Dictionaries

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 AV - for a while 1, for a time 1, temporal 1, for a season 1; 4
Hebrews 11:25.
2 Corinthians 4:18.
Mark 4:17.
Matthew 13:21.

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