agathopoiia: welldoingOriginal Word: ἀγαθοποιΐα, ας, ἡPart of Speech:
the doing of that which is goodDefinition:
the doing of that which is good, well-doing.
Cognate: 16 agathopoiía (from 15 /agathopoiéō, "do what is intrinsically good") – properly, well-doing; what is constitutionally (inherently) good, i.e. what originates from faith (4102 /pístis, "God's inworked persuasion") and therefore is His work (used only in 1 Pet 4:19). See 18 (agathos).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
doing what (1), doing what is right (1).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 16: ἀγαθοποιΐᾳἀγαθοποιΐᾳ
(see Iota)), (ας
, a course of right action, well-doing
: ἐν ἀγαθοποιΐᾳ
, 1 Peter 4:19
equivalent to ἀγαθοποιοῦντες
acting uprightly (cf. xii. Patr.
Jos. § 18); if we read here with L Tr
marginal reading ἐν ἀγαθοποιΐαις
we must understand it of single acts of rectitude (cf. Winer
s Grammar, § 27, 3; Buttmann
, § 123, 2). (In ecclesiastical writings ἀγαθοποιΐᾳ