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BEHOOVED, BEHOVED

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International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
AlphaDictionary.com: * Behoove -
1. To be appropriate for, to oblige, to morally require.
2. To benefit, to be beneficial.

WordReference.com: Behove -
archaic spelling for "behoove"

Behoove [International Standard Bible Encyclopedia]

be-hoov':
Used in the New Testament for two Greek words
    dei (Luke 24:26; Acts 17:3)
    and opheilo (Hebrews 2:17);

the former referring to a physical,
and the latter to a moral, necessity (Bengelon, 1 Corinthians 11:10).

The former means "must," that is, it is required by the order which God has ordained;
the latter, "ought," that is, it is required as a debt.

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Luke 24:46 KJV -
And said unto them,
Thus it is written, and thus it behooved Christ
to suffer, and to rise from the dead the third day:
Luke 24:46 NIV1984 -
He told them, "This is what is written: The Christ will suffer and rise from the dead on the third day,
Luke 24:46 Web Bible
He said to them,
"Thus it is written, and thus it was necessary for the Christ
to suffer and to rise from the dead the third day,


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Hebrews 2:17 KJV -
Wherefore in all things it behoved him
to be made like unto his brethren,
that he might be a merciful and faithful high priest
in things pertaining to God,
to make reconciliation for the sins of the people.
Hebrews 2:17 NIV1984 -
For this reason he had to be made
like his brothers in every way,
in order that he might become
a merciful and faithful high priest
in service to God,
and that he might
make atonement for the sins of the people.
Hebrews 2:17 Web Bible
Therefore he was obligated in all things
to be made like his brothers,
that he might become
a merciful and faithful high priest
in things pertaining to God,
to make atonement for the sins of the people.
2:18 For in that he himself has suffered being tempted,
he is able to help those who are tempted.