|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) An obstacle; an impediment.
2. (n.) The act of hindering, or the state of being hindered.
Hindrance (5 Occurrences)
Matthew 16:23 But He turned and said to Peter, "Get behind me, Adversary; you are a hindrance to me, because your thoughts are not God's thoughts, but men's." (WEY RSV)
Acts 28:31 preaching the Kingdom of God, and teaching the things concerning the Lord Jesus Christ with all boldness, without hindrance. (WEB WEY NIV)
Romans 14:13 Therefore let us no longer judge one another; but, instead of that, you should come to this judgement--that we must not put a stumbling-block in our brother's path, nor anything to trip him up. (See RSV)
1 Corinthians 8:9 But take care lest this liberty of yours should prove a hindrance to the progress of weak believers. (WEY)
1 Corinthians 9:12 If others partake of this right over you, don't we yet more? Nevertheless we did not use this right, but we bear all things, that we may cause no hindrance to the Good News of Christ. (WEB ASV DBY YLT NAS)