I would not be here if it were not for depending upon the Lord, believe me my situation of 11 years demands dependence on the Lord. I’ve been struggling with the need for pain medications for severe, near total body pain, and wanting to walk with God and be “set apart” unto Him. What does veterinary pharmacy mean? I have even seen a person who was supposed to be heading up an addictive habit deliverance ministry who had Type 2 diabetes but refused to alter their eating habits but instead chose to rely on an insulin pump to control their sugar levels so the person could eat what they wanted and admittedly said so! This is what I do know: Between 1200ad and 1600ad, the root word “Pharma” was exclusively used to denote medicine. 3 So you must be careful to do everything they tell you. I appreciate your perspective. The point it is making though, is that in the end times there will be widespread misuse of those drugs/pharmaceuticals. Greece, home of Hippocrates and Asclepius, is a land of pharmacies, and every town of size has one. Never the things we call drugs now like marijuana, cocaine and the like. The King James Bible translators translated “pharmakia” as “witchcraft”, because almost no one but witches and sorcerers used drugs 400 years ago. I have personally witnessed people who have chosen to join the enemy, and cast black magic on their own parents and little sister come back to the light, not only did they not care about God’s opinion, they scoffed and mocked it, and God took them back into His loving arms because He loves all of us that much. Your kingdom come. - Page 8 - Christian Forums, http://johnstuartspeaks.wordpress.com/2013/05/21/the-pastor-of-depression-disaster/, 7 Minimalist Ways To Boost Success In The Face Of Soul-Crushing Overwhelm, Stealing the Children | Christians Chat Network | Christianchat Chatrooms, https://truedsicernment.com/2007/07/09/on-the-greek-word-pharmakia/, “Nevertheless, when the Son of Man comes, will He really find faith on the earth?”. Some say it’s for His glory I feel called to help others to be free from such suffering and physical dependence on medications, but I also know that nobody would have faith for me to pray for them with my hunched spine and inability to walk more than a few feet. So sad but thank God, we know He takes good care of our sister…. We also get our English word “pharmacy” from the Greek word “pharmakia”. Thanks for your article. This is a very interesting subject. G5331 - φαρμακεία pharmakeía, far-mak-i'-ah; from ; medication ("pharmacy"), i.e. Pharmacology is the study of drugs including their origins, history, uses, and properties. (uncountable) The science of medicinal substances comprising pharmaceutics, pharmaceutical chemistry, pharmacology, phytochemistry and forensics. Satin comes to kill steal and destroy. Pfizer said that from 2004 through 2008, its patient assistance programs helped 5.1 million people get 51 million Pfizer prescriptions for free or at reduced cost, with a total value of $4.8 billion. I have very bad chronic pain and I do rely upon God to take it from me. So lets remember to pray for one another and seek God for instruction and understanding, and to keep us. Until the powers that be take insurance out of our health care system, and socialize healthcare and until the powers that be stop gambling on pharmakia on our stock market. We are called to have compassion though so I do not judge. Definition by Mark Cartwright. Not to mention the damage that too much unnecessary insulin dependence can do to your body over a long period of time. “Pharmakia” is translated into our English Bible as either “witchcraft” or “sorceries”. The majority of deceases, etc is do the them putting chemicals into our food/water/air, GMO’s, vaccines, and the 25 microns of Mercury you get in the flu-shot, not to mention the depletion of our soil. I started smoking when I was about 15 or 16yrs. Wow! the art and science of preparing and dispensing drugs and medicines. I totally and completely can relate to what you’ve said in many ways. God never shuts the door on anyone, He is the Father of us all and wishes that none would fall into the abyss. We are easily deceived and while I sure would like to have a miracle touch of healing, I would prefer to have a long eternal life with all of us in heaven! I have tried to quit both of these addictions many and have had little to no luck. I was ignorant at first, and went through many unnecessary procedures and meds. 2. When they need desperately to pray, they are kept too doped to do it….as a deliberate part of evil’s plan….terrible….they are kept from beingable to even ASK Him to save them. we are supposed to be set apart. Drugs were most commonly used in pagan worship to hallucinate and to try to get in touch with evil spirits. She did not change her eating habits and realized she should have but felt too weak in the flesh to do so. Look it up and the horrible birth defects it cause to a whole population of babies born without limbs. pharmaceutical - WordReference English dictionary, questions, discussion and forums. I think what it talks about is how the widespread misuse of Prescription drugs in the last days by those who do not really need them and them being pushed by large corporate pharmaceutical companies onto ever more people is where it is going wrong and through those drugs Satan will deceive and subdue a large part of the population. I believe only what is synthetic and not coming from whole food is pharma based. So, thank you Lord for all our brethren who are trusting You for deliverence, for healing, for remaining in health. Written by. If you know Him, He is your Deliverer. We are sinners saved by grace. Is there any hope? (by extension) magic (literally or figuratively):—sorcery, witchcraft. another thing, we are never promised physical healing, though it may occur, here and now. Continue to elaborate on the true meaning of the scripture in the bible so that he that has an ear can hear what the spirit is saying to the church today! […] New Testament Greek word for Witchcraft: “Pharmakia“, is meant to reference drugs, and, for the time period, would be our equivalent of conjuring […]. […] Also see: On the Greek Word Pharmakia […]. HE is faithful and if we trust HIm and put into practice being obedient He will do it. and they don’t do it, they rely on doctor-god to take care of all of this, prescribe a chemical drug, this is sin, I am convinced and have been guilty of it myself. Who chose to go to Hell for 3 days so He could be there for you and me and everyone else always, if we accept His Love. In each of the above five passages, “pharmakia”, or “drugs” is listed as a work of the flesh of man as opposed to the Spirit of God working in us. I would not agree that seeing a doctor or taking medication for certain conditions is occultic. I will give credit where it’s due and say that Terry has a mature Christian Holy Spirit answer to this issue. These types of drugs remove the ability for a person to follow their conscience. It mainly focuses on the actions of drugs on the body. Vitamins and supplements that help us are good, not evil. Strong's Greek 53312 OccurrencesÏÎ±ÏÎ¼Î±ÎºÎµÎ¯Î± — 2 Occ. Original Word: φαρμακεία, ας, ἡ. […]. Thanks so much for blessing with me with such wisdom my fellow saint in Christ. These types of drugs are being prescribed in ever increasing numbers. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. I have seen the ravages of these drugs first hand. Help me Holy Spirit to overcome and continue to seek you always. In your body, 25 millions cells die every second, it’s the entire population of Canada every second. Updated 06/03/19. Sometimes we must get a tetanus shot if you step on a rusty nail, or a penicillin shot for strep throat, or blood pressure medicine until we may find a better natural alternative. The Greek word “pharmakia” literally means “drugs”, and appears five times in the New Testament: in Gal 5:20, Rev 9:21, 18:23, 21:8, and 22:15. Luke was a physician, but not one instance is recorded in which Jesus, the disciples, or Paul ever directed the lame to Luke to be healed – Luke never records that he healed anyone either does he? Pharmakeia (sorcery) is a form of the Greek root from which we get our English words pharmacy, pharmacist, and pharmaceutical. The Makers Diet. I am currently struggling with dependence on pharmaceuticals that are for pain and a nicotine addiction. People need to stop being so passive about these things, as the foundation of our world is definitely under attack by the enemy and these are all signs of it. It goes right along with what I have been learning. Science have shown that their is more than 70 trillions nerve fibers and mental impulse going through this hole every single seconds. The pastor encourraged her to go back to seek for pills. My people have gone captive for a lack of knowledge. So I don’t think in many cases it is wrong to take pain medication for chronic pain. On the term pharmakeia--an abstract noun meaning sorcery, magic, the practice of magic arts. I have read up on all the medical vs Biblical – Christian views on this that I could find. 2. These types of drugs can open gateways for demonic attacks and possession, and prevent our mind from understanding right and wrong. How we could transform society! I struggled with chemical dependancy,….. If you have no conscience or realization of sin. ALL of them. As you do the things in number 1 above, and as you have people praying for you, you will find over time strength to overcome your addictions, and God will do it in a way that does not do you harm! They say “The doctor gave me….this or that.” Hey, you took it!!! But longterm dependence on meds, especially for mental/anxiety related diagnoses, I believe is better ‘cured’ by changing diet and adding medicinal herbs.. Anyone here ever remember Thalidomide in the 1950’s for pregnant women? In Ezekiel 47:12, the bible does mention that “Fruit trees of all kinds will grow on both banks of the river… Their fruit will serve for food and their leaves for HEALING.”. Originally the word was used only in the sense of medicine. 28 Οκτωβρίου 71 Τ.Κ. Depending and relying on the created thing rather than our creator. from plants, herbs, etc) … Our bodies are the temples of The Holy Spirit …. “The pastor their was jalous of all of this and forbide them to meet with us anymore, since our meetings were not approuved by the elders or himself.”. God sees you struggling and worrying and thank the Lord that you are still worrying. Harrison, Jane Ellen, Prolegomena to the Study of Greek Religion, 1908. lol God bless. No such thing… Magic potion is abomination to GOD and forbidden.. And people always have thought I was crazy..because I would say how prescriptions drugs are more dangerous thrn food and how Doctors make money..this was in the 90ies I just started putting the pieces together..after I had my babies .and nursed thrm both for a year and how they never got sick….never…!!! Post was not sent - check your email addresses! In Jesus name, AMEN. !!! So, remember not to judge each other, but pray without ceasing, lifting up our brethren to our Abba Father. Pharmakeia (sorcery) fundamentally has to do with drugs or medicine. Life is in the blood and Eternal Life is in the Blood of our Savior Jesus Christ. Pharmakeia Greek Translation of Pharmacy Biblical Definition is Sorcery. I think as a side note, it’s evil that people are doped beyond clear thinking at the times they need God most by drs and hospitals. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine. He is my everything….anything good left in me is from Jesus. When you mix, prescription drugs, a heavy emphasis on revelation and experiential and emotion driven religion over Biblical Doctrine and obedience to the word then you wind up with a church ripe for deception and lying spirits. Secondly find and ask other people to pray for you! !!!! Pharmakeia (sorcery) is a form of the Greek root from which we get our English words pharmacy, pharmacist, and pharmaceutical. The bible talks of a woman who touched Jesus on his garment and was healed. Yes there are people who have Type 1 diabetes and it wouldn’t matter if they altered their eating habits, they would still need to take insulin. Mark. Envy and jealousy drieth the bones. In fact, the word “pharmacy” partially descends from this concept (Pharmakia). Create an account or log into Facebook. KNow that God has a rememdy for everything so smile and be happy and go and tell someone. People are definitely hurting out there,” Dr. Jorge Puente, Pfizer’s head of pharmaceuticals outside the U.S. and Europe and a champion of the project, told The Associated Press in an exclusive interview Wednesday. This article reminds us that the enemy is alive and working hard to deceive and destroy Christians and to keep us from telling these truths to the world. I just want to leave you with this to think about. May the LORD bless the information stated hear, guide us all in a direction of righteousness and freedom, as he is the Author of our freedom. As in James day to be an Elder meant you were a mature Christian who exhibited the power of the Holy Spirit in your life which meant you were not bound to fleshly addictions. Since they had renovations to do to their home, my wife and I spent week-ends at their house during the works. I found this article while looking for the information on the term pharmakia in the Bible and finding where the explanations on it might be. 3. I’m reading this 10yrs later and boy Is this so fresh. Great article it should also be noted that when you mention type 1 diabetes, that there are many strong links and data showing that vaccines are the cause of many if not all cases… So really it’s all linked back to the “pharmakia”, […] https://truedsicernment.com/2007/07/09/on-the-greek-word-pharmakia/ ****”The point of views and purpose of this video is not to bully or harass anybody, but […]. see II Kings 8. I pray that every one that have eyes to read will understand. I’ve just read this article. They then pass this misconception on to others whom they lead, is it any wonder that there is a lack of the transforming power of the Holy Spirit in Churches today? There are many things, in my opinion, that should be integrated into our health system, such as relaxing meditation that teaches how to slow one’s thoughts down, and sit with God in the minds eye. The article was very good. this is where our bone marrow is , and this is our immune system. God loves you for worrying about His opinion, and as St. Paul said “Each man must be fully convinced in his own mind”, if you truly believe that these drugs are bad for you or you have been tricked into taking them, then stop. Thank God the father in heaven has spoken a message from the holy spirit of TRUTH! I came upon this as I am looking into pharmakeia now and verses relating to in the Bible. History of Pharmacology pharmakeia: the use of medicine, drugs or spells. When I first started taking them,it wasn’t for pain relief but for the “good feeling”. The word is a fairly There is always hope with Jesus Christ, He loves us more than we have ever loved anyone (or pets). How much are we missing out on – and don’t even know about? Alternative medicine such as vitamins I believe is also considered the occult if you want to get technical. I appreciate your boldness to teach what the church today needs to understand. Pharmakeia φαρμακεια is the Greek word for pharmacy, which is the practice and making of medication and vitamins. pharmacy [fahr´mah-se] 1. the branch of the health sciences dealing with the preparation, dispensing, and proper utilization of drugs. Information and translations of veterinary pharmacy in the most comprehensive dictionary definitions resource on the web. (Ailments of the body and mind are very different, such as drugs that would keep us alive, and drugs that have a certain effect on our brain and mood, and the difference is individual to each of us and only God knows our true hearts and spirit). Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Amen. The program also likely will help keep those patients loyal to Pfizer brands. We want to share ourselves with both God and the world. ”, Jesus Christ drank the cup that was before Him in the garden and triumphed over it. My addictions slowly melted away, the occurrence and re-occurrence of them slowly left me. I have even seen a person who was supposed to be heading up an addictive habit deliverance ministry who had Type 2 diabetes but refused to alter their eating habits but instead chose to rely on an insulin pump to control their sugar levels so the person could eat what they wanted and admittedly said so! Pharmakos definition is - a person often already condemned to death sacrificed in ancient Greece as a means of purification or atonement for a city or community. HE has this pil that brings Life. And Christians know that anything that is not done out of faith is sin. Through His word, everything was created. A place where medical drugs are prepared, dispensed, or sold. What could a Christian society truly living in obedience to, and in the power of, the Holy Spirit really be like? Also called pharmaceutics. I now have severe scoliosis, degenerated disks, stenosis, spondylosis, retrolisthesis, and more The stenosis is both lumbar and cervical, which means nerve pain in both legs and feet, and arms, hands and fingers. I feel for you and have much compassion and understand. His interpretation of the word was closer to “healing without repentance” based on his faith in Christ coupled with his knowledge of the Greek language. Perhaps diet and true-life exercise matter after all! This is one of the greatest destroyers of faith in individuals when you have pastors such as this. I spoke about a year ago to a man who was an ancient Greek major in a michigan college. Many people have the mistaken idea today that they need not bring their flesh under control where they are able to. I went to a prayer meeting thinking how am I going to pray for more than 10 minutes but found myself pressing in but having a great battle to feel that Connection to God. Many people have the mistaken idea today that they need not bring their flesh under control where they are able to. you will not pass this along to your children in the breast milk, and your body does not build the same ‘memory Tcells’ that can fight the virus in the future when you come into contact with it. Posted by: Margaret Rouse. I look to men and women of the medical profession, such as Luke, who have dedicated their careers to the concept of caring for others less fortunate or weaker than themselves. He his nothing like us. Pfizer Inc. says it will provide 70 of its most widely prescribed prescription drugs — including Lipitor and Viagra — for free to people who have lost their jobs and health insurance. the bible tells us God is love and if we are created in the image of God then we are to become love God loves you and me exactly the same as His son so why do we as Christians love our own children more than our brothers and sisters children this is not Gods love the world can do that and the scripture tells us that by the love you have for one another they will know you are my disciples. I had many people praying for me, people who prayed from their heart out of love and compassion. Pharmakeia Greek Translation of Pharmacy Biblical Definition is Sorcery Before you go diving into this article there are drugs that help us medically so I am not debating this issue but please read this article if you know of anyone under the seduction of drug abuse. Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." But I pray to the Lord for help and guidance. … Unfortunately this is diametrically opposed to what Jesus Christ stated in how we reach God and come to know peace, we reach God through apprehending who Jesus is, the realization that we cannot save ourselves, and that we are irredeemably lost without Christ’s sacrifice at the cross. I prefer to pray, try to eat healthy whenever I can, take basic vitamins that we do not always get in our food, and have been blessed to not even take so much as an aspirin that I find works the best for me, including having overcome pain from car accidents by taking vitamin C and E! I agree with much of what is stated in the article and the comments. A personal surrender to Christ. pharmacy - WordReference English dictionary, questions, discussion and forums. I have tried to find the article you suggested at the end of this commentary, with no success. Every chemical has to have, by law, an MSDS or MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET filed with the U. S. Government telling what the ingredients are, safety concerns, cancer concerns, who it was not tested on and any other contraindications. Originally the word was used only in the sense of medicine. That is the reality. The reason that pharmaceutical companies make so much money in the U.S. is because they are allowed to by Congress, who for the most part are in the pocket so to speak of large pharmaceutical companies. Meaning of clinical pharmacy. I take insulin, and it is a constant battle to manage my sugars to keep me healthy. It goes on to tell us she had her problem for many years. If only people would listen to why instead of constantly needing to defend the industry. “I floated it, and the reception it got was so dramatic that it very quickly became our idea.”. pharmacy (countable and uncountable, plural pharmacies) (countable) A place where prescription drugs are dispensed; a dispensary. I know it has damaged my body in so many ways. It is not by our own doing! In the … God has a plan for every one of us. And that means laying our life at Jesus feet and saying, Lord it is ALL yours, take me, mold me, and use me how you see fit! Years ago, my wife and I met a Christian couple at a Church meeting, and the wife of that couple had been on anti-depressants for years. I am trying to hold out hope that I can stop these awful pills, but it is hard because they produce “dependence”. Jesus is our Peace. Sheila, Meaning, pronunciation, picture, example sentences, grammar, usage notes, synonyms and more. Western countries have become addicted to these types of drugs. I ended up having a revelation one day in church as I sobbed and sobbed and repented of being a sugar addict. And that is what we are seeing in churches today. This is a great article. These drugs are very, very powerful, especially in those of us with very sensitive nervous systems. Definition by Joshua J. Pharmakeia (sorcery) is a form of the Greek root from which we get our English words pharmacy, pharmacist, and pharmaceutical. Phonetic Spelling: (far-mak-i'-ah) Definition: the use of medicine, drugs or spells. All you HEAR, SEE, FEEL, TASTE, and INVOLVE yourself in, changes, or influences how you perceive, and how you will make a decision in matters of everyday life. There are also times where I have to take muscle relaxants to combat the damage done to my neck form 2 car accidents. What we call pharmaceuticals. Also I avoided those things that brought temptation. The worst is when they try to get it into our food without us knowing!!! Change ). ( Log Out / And we are seeing this today. Pharmacists are responsible for the preparation of the dosage forms of drugs, such as tablets, capsules, and sterile solutions for injection. Colleagues suggested employees could donate to a fund to help support the effort, Puente said. Concerning medical doctors, Luke who wrote the third gospel and the book of Acts was a physician. Officials for New York-based Pfizer said they don’t know how much the program will cost and haven’t put a cap on spending for it. I have had so many losses in my life,….. But then I continued to take them because of pain and became addicted.