know thou
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_5 4:35
You were shown [these things] so that you would know that the LORD is God; there is no other besides Him.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_11 8:43
may You hear in heaven, Your dwelling place, and do according to all the foreigner asks You for. Then all the people on earth will know Your name, to fear You as Your people Israel do and know that this temple I have built is called by Your name.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 9:10
Those who know Your name trust in You because You have not abandoned those who seek You, LORD.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_24 9:24
But the one who boasts should boast in this, that he understands and knows Me-- that I am the LORD, showing faithful love, justice, and righteousness on the earth, for I delight in these things. [This is] the LORD's declaration.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_24 22:16
He took up the case of the poor and needy, then it went well. Is this not what it means to know Me? [This is] the LORD's declaration.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_24 24:7
I will give them a heart to know Me, that I am the LORD. They will be My people, and I will be their God because they will return to Me with all their heart.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_24 31:34
No longer will one teach his neighbor or his brother, saying: Know the LORD, for they will all know Me, from the least to the greatest of them"-- the LORD's declaration. "For I will forgive their wrongdoing and never again remember their sin."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_28 4:1
Hear the word of the LORD, people of Israel, for the LORD has a case against the inhabitants of the land: There is no truth, no faithful love, and no knowledge of God in the land!
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_28 4:6
My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge. Because you have rejected knowledge, I will reject you from serving as My priest. Since you have forgotten the law of your God, I will also forget your sons.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_43 8:55
You've never known Him, but I know Him. If I were to say I don't know Him, I would be a liar like you. But I do know Him, and I keep His word.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_43 17:3
This is eternal life: that they may know You, the only true God, and the One You have sent-- Jesus Christ.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_44 17:23
For as I was passing through and observing the objects of your worship, I even found an altar on which was inscribed: TO AN UNKNOWN GOD Therefore, what you worship in ignorance, this I proclaim to you.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_44 17:30
"Therefore, having overlooked the times of ignorance, God now commands all people everywhere to repent,
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_45 1:28
And because they did not think it worthwhile to have God in their knowledge, God delivered them over to a worthless mind to do what is morally wrong.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_46 15:34
Become right-minded and stop sinning, because some people are ignorant about God. I say this to your shame.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_47 4:6
For God, who said, "Light shall shine out of darkness"-- He has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of God's glory in the face of Jesus Christ.
the God
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_1 28:13
The LORD was standing there beside him, saying, "I am the LORD, the God of your father Abraham and the God of Isaac. I will give you and your offspring the land that you are now sleeping on.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_2 3:16
"Go and assemble the elders of Israel and say to them: Yahweh, the God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, has appeared to me and said: I have paid close attention to you and to what has been done to you in Egypt.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_2 15:2
The LORD is my strength and my song; He has become my salvation. This is my God, and I will praise Him, my father's God, and I will exalt Him.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_11 3:6
And Solomon replied, "You have shown great and faithful love to Your servant, my father David, because he walked before You in faithfulness, righteousness, and integrity. You have continued this great and faithful love for him by giving him a son to sit on his throne, as it is today.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 18:2
The LORD is my rock, my fortress, and my deliverer, my God, my mountain where I seek refuge, my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 89:26
He will call to Me, 'You are my Father, my God, the rock of my salvation.'
serve him
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_13 29:9
Then the people rejoiced because of their leaders' willingness to give, for they had given to the LORD with a whole heart. King David also rejoiced greatly.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_13 29:17-19
17
I know, my God, that You test the heart and that You are pleased with uprightness. I have willingly given all these things with an upright heart, and now I have seen Your people who are present here giving joyfully and willingly to You.
18
LORD God of Abraham, Isaac, and Israel, our ancestors, keep this desire forever in the thoughts of the hearts of Your people, and confirm their hearts toward You.
19
Give my son Solomon a whole heart to keep and to carry out all Your commandments, Your decrees, and Your statutes, and to build the temple for which I have made provision."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_11 8:61
Let your heart be completely devoted to the LORD our God to walk in His ordinances and to keep His commands, as it is today."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_12 20:3
"Please LORD, remember how I have walked before You faithfully and wholeheartedly and have done what is good in Your sight." And Hezekiah wept bitterly.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_12 22:2
He did what was right in the LORD's sight and walked in all the ways of his ancestor David; he did not turn to the right or the left.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_18 36:11
If they serve Him obediently, they will end their days in prosperity and their years in happiness.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_18 36:12
But if they do not obey, they will cross the river [of death] and die without knowledge.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 101:2
I will pay attention to the way of integrity. When will You come to me? I will live with integrity of heart in my house.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_43 1:47
Then Jesus saw Nathanael coming toward Him and said about him, "Here is a true Israelite; no deceit is in him."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_43 4:24
God is spirit, and those who worship Him must worship in spirit and truth."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_45 1:29
They are filled with all unrighteousness, evil, greed, and wickedness. They are full of envy, murder, disputes, deceit, and malice. They are gossips,
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_58 12:28
Therefore, since we are receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, let us hold on to grace. By it, we may serve God acceptably, with reverence and awe;
a willing mind
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_47 8:12
For if the eagerness is there, it is acceptable according to what one has, not according to what he does not have.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_47 9:7
Each person should do as he has decided in his heart-- not out of regret or out of necessity, for God loves a cheerful giver.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_60 5:2
shepherd God's flock among you, not overseeing out of compulsion but freely, according to God's [will]; not for the money but eagerly;
the Lord
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_13 29:17
I know, my God, that You test the heart and that You are pleased with uprightness. I have willingly given all these things with an upright heart, and now I have seen Your people who are present here giving joyfully and willingly to You.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_9 16:7
But the LORD said to Samuel, "Do not look at his appearance or his stature, because I have rejected him. Man does not see what the LORD sees, for man sees what is visible, but the LORD sees the heart."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_11 8:39
may You hear in heaven, Your dwelling place, and may You forgive, act, and repay the man, according to all his ways, since You know his heart, for You alone know every human heart,
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 7:9
Let the evil of the wicked come to an end, but establish the righteous. The One who examines the thoughts and emotions is a righteous God.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 139:2
You know when I sit down and when I stand up; You understand my thoughts from far away.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_20 17:3
A crucible is for silver and a smelter for gold, but the LORD is a tester of hearts.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_24 11:20
But, LORD of Hosts, who judges righteously, who tests heart and mind, let me see Your vengeance on them, for I have presented my case to You.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_24 17:10
I, the LORD, examine the mind, I test the heart to give to each according to his way, according to what his actions deserve.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_24 20:12
LORD of Hosts, testing the righteous and seeing the heart and mind, let me see Your vengeance on them, for I have presented my case to You.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_43 2:25
and because He did not need anyone to testify about man; for He Himself knew what was in man.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_43 21:17
He asked him the third time, "Simon, son of John, do you love Me?" Peter was grieved that He asked him the third time, "Do you love Me?" He said, "Lord, You know everything! You know that I love You." "Feed My sheep," Jesus said.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_44 1:24
Then they prayed, "You, Lord, know the hearts of all; show which of these two You have chosen
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_58 4:13
No creature is hidden from Him, but all things are naked and exposed to the eyes of Him to whom we must give an account.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_66 2:23
I will kill her children with the plague. Then all the churches will know that I am the One who examines minds and hearts, and I will give to each of you according to your works.
the imaginations
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_1 6:5
When the LORD saw that man's wickedness was widespread on the earth and that every scheme his mind thought of was nothing but evil all the time,
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_1 8:21
When the LORD smelled the pleasing aroma, He said to Himself, "I will never again curse the ground because of man, even though man's inclination is evil from his youth. And I will never again strike down every living thing as I have done.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_5 31:21
And when many troubles and afflictions come to them, this song will testify against them, because their descendants will not have forgotten it. For I know what they are prone to do, even before I bring them into the land I swore [to give them]."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 139:2
You know when I sit down and when I stand up; You understand my thoughts from far away.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_26 38:10
"This is what the Lord God says: On that day, thoughts will arise in your mind, and you will devise an evil plan.
if thou seek
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_14 15:2
So he went out to meet Asa and said to him, "Asa and all Judah and Benjamin, hear me. The LORD is with you when you are with Him. If you seek Him, He will be found by you, but if you abandon Him, He will abandon you.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_20 2:1-6
1
My son, if you accept my words and store up my commands within you,
2
listening closely to wisdom and directing your heart to understanding;
3
furthermore, if you call out to insight and lift your voice to understanding,
4
if you seek it like silver and search for it like hidden treasure,
5
then you will understand the fear of the LORD and discover the knowledge of God.
6
For the LORD gives wisdom; from His mouth come knowledge and understanding.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 45:19
I have not spoken in secret, somewhere in a land of darkness. I did not say to the descendants of Jacob: Seek Me in a wasteland. I, the LORD, speak truthfully; I say what is right.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 55:6
Seek the LORD while He may be found; call to Him while He is near.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 55:7
Let the wicked one abandon his way, and the sinful one his thoughts; let him return to the LORD, so He may have compassion on him, and to our God, for He will freely forgive.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_24 29:13
You will seek Me and find Me when you search for Me with all your heart.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_40 7:7
"Keep asking, and it will be given to you. Keep searching, and you will find. Keep knocking, and the door will be opened to you.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_40 7:8
For everyone who asks receives, and the one who searches finds, and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_59 4:8-11
8
Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you. Cleanse your hands, sinners, and purify your hearts, double-minded people!
9
Be miserable and mourn and weep. Your laughter must change to mourning and your joy to sorrow.
10
Humble yourselves before the Lord, and He will exalt you.
11
Don't criticize one another, brothers. He who criticizes a brother or judges his brother criticizes the law and judges the law. But if you judge the law, you are not a doer of the law but a judge.
if thou forsake
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_5 31:16
The LORD said to Moses, "You are about to rest with your fathers, and this people will soon commit adultery with the foreign gods of the land they are entering. They will abandon Me and break the covenant I have made with them.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_5 31:17
My anger will burn against them on that day; I will abandon them and hide My face from them so that they will become easy prey. Many troubles and afflictions will come to them. On that day they will say, 'Haven't these troubles come to us because our God is no longer with us?'
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_11 9:6-9
6
If you or your sons turn away from following Me and do not keep My commands-- My statutes that I have set before you-- and if you go and serve other gods and worship them,
7
I will cut off Israel from the land I gave them, and I will reject the temple I have sanctified for My name. Israel will become an object of scorn and ridicule among all the peoples.
8
Though this temple is [now] exalted, every passerby will be appalled and will hiss. They will say: Why did the LORD do this to this land and this temple?
9
Then they will say: Because they abandoned the LORD their God who brought their ancestors out of the land of Egypt. They clung to other gods and worshiped and served them. Because of this, the LORD brought all this ruin on them.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_15 8:22
[I did this] because I was ashamed to ask the king for infantry and cavalry to protect us from enemies during the journey, since we had told him, "The hand of our God is gracious to all who seek Him, but His great anger is against all who abandon Him."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 1:28
But both rebels and sinners will be destroyed, and those who abandon the LORD will perish.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_58 10:38
But My righteous one will live by faith; and if he draws back, My soul has no pleasure in him.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_58 10:39
But we are not those who draw back and are destroyed, but those who have faith and obtain life.