Romans 1:26, 7:5; 1 Corinthians 7:9; Galatians 5:24; Colossians 3:5; 1 Thessalonians 4:5

Full definition:

  • Sufferings of Christ, oratorio based upon a gospel narrative of the Passion
  • Suffering
  • State or capacity of being acted on by external agents or forces
  • Emotion, intense, driving, or overmastering feeling or conviction, an outbreak of anger
  • Ardent affection, love, an object of desire or deep interest.

Comes from Latin “pati” to suffer to late latin “passio” to passion (chiefly a term in Christian theology) to describe Christ’s time from the Last Supper to the Cruxification


Checked 4 versions: NKJV, NIV, NLT, and ESV and there are only two references with emotion: Genesis 43:30 and 2 Samuel 18:33 both referring to being overcome by emotion to weeping

Full Definition:

  • Disturbance, excitement
  • Affective aspect of consciousness (feeling), a state of feeling, a conscious mental reaction (as anger or fear) subjectively experienced as strong feeling usually directed toward a specific object and typically accompanied by physiological and behavioral changes in the body
  • A natural instinctive state of mind deriving from one’s circumstances, mood, or relationships with other.

Comes from Latin “ex” “e” and “movere” together meaning out and move respectively, coming together to form “emovere” which was changed to French “émouvoir” meaning to excite then changed to the French term emotion to English emotion.

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