The following Bible study will allow you to look up all the verses where the Greek word, parousia exists.
Matthew 24:3 And As He Sat Upon The Mount Of Olives, The Disciples Came Unto Him Privately, Saying, Tell Us, When Shall These Things Be? And What Shall Be The Sign Of Thy [abiding presence], And Of The End Of The World?
Matthew 24:27 For As The Lightning Cometh Out Of The East, And Shineth Even Unto The West; So Shall Also The Coming [Abiding Presence] Of The Son Of Man Be.
Mt 24:37 But As The Days Of Noe Were, So Shall Also The Coming [Abiding Presence] Of The Son Of Man Be.
Matthew 24:39 And Knew Not Until The Flood Came, And Took Them All Away; So Shall Also The Coming [Abiding Presence] Of The Son Of Man Be.
1Corinthians 15:23 But Every Man In His Own Order: Christ The Firstfruits; Afterward They That Are Christ's At His Coming [Abiding Presence].
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1 Thessalonians 2:19 For What Is Our Hope, Or Joy, Or Crown Of Rejoicing? Are Not Even Ye In The Presence Of Our Lord Jesus Christ At His Coming [Abiding Presence]?
1 Thessalonians 3:13 To The End He May Stablish Your Hearts Unblameable In Holiness Before God, Even Our Father, At The Coming [Abiding Presence] Of Our Lord Jesus Christ With All His Saints.
1Thessalonians 4:15 For this we say to you by the word of the Lord, that we which are alive and remain to the coming [abiding presence] of the Lord shall not [precede] them which are asleep.
1 Thessalonians 5:23 And The Very God Of Peace Sanctify You Wholly; And I Pray God Your Whole Spirit And Soul And Body Be Preserved Blameless Unto The Coming [Abiding Presence] Of Our Lord Jesus Christ.
2 Thessalonians 2:1 By The [abiding Presence] Of Our Lord Jesus Christ... Our Gathering Together Unto Him,
2 Thessalonians 2:8... Shall Destroy With The Brightness Of His Coming [literal: Abiding Presence]
Speaking of the anti-Christ, he also has an abiding presence, though it is a lie:
2 Thessalonians 2:9 Even him, whose [abiding presence] is after the working of Satan with all power and signs and lying wonders,
1 Thessalonians 3:13 To The End He May Stablish Your Hearts Unblameable In Holiness Before God, Even Our Father, At The [Abiding Presence] Of Our Lord Jesus Christ With All His Saints.
James 5:7 Be Patient Therefore, Brethren, Unto The Coming [Abiding Presence] Of The Lord.
The following scripture gives the clue to the true meaning of "parousia." It is the same abiding presence that the apostles saw on the mount of transfiguration.
2 Peter 1:16 We Made Known Unto You The Power And Coming [Abiding Presence] Of Our Lord Jesus Christ, But Were Eyewitnesses Of His Majesty.
2 Peter 3:4 And Saying, Where Is The Promise Of His Coming [abiding Presence] For Since The Fathers Fell Asleep, All Things Continue As They Were From The Beginning Of The Creation.
1 John 2:28 And Now, Little Children, Abide In Him; That, When He Shall Appear, We May Have Confidence, And Not Be Ashamed Before Him At His [abiding Presence].
Last updated: Aug, 2010
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