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persuasive discourse, okeanos, aphrodite, persuasion


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(persuasion) One of the daughters of Okeanos, she is the chief attendent of Aphrodite, and is the Spirit of the art of persuasive discourse.

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Peitho. Newsletter of the Coalition of Women Scholars in the History of. Rhetoric and Composition volume 5 number 3.
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I. The Greek word often translated “to persuade:” πεί θω [ peitho] . II
There are several questions to ask concerning the passages in which peitho is used to describe the process of “persuading” someone: 1.
Faith and Reason
The word family of pistis and pisteuo in Scripture is related to the term peitho. These three words are used 244, 248, and 55 times, respectively, in the Bible.

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Peitho - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Peitho is also the name of an Oceanid. See 118 Peitho for the asteroid. In Greek mythology, Peitho is the goddess who personifies persuasion and seduction.
PEITHO : Greek Goddess of Persuasion | Mythology, w/ pictures
PEITHO was the goddess or spirit (daimona) of persuasion, seduction and charming speech.
Peitho - Greek Lexicon
peitho in Hebrews 13:17
This exegetical study focuses on the translation of the Greek, peitho, in Hebrews 13:17. The word is most always translated as "obey" in the differing translations.
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