considered in my heart
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_21 1:17
I applied my mind to know wisdom and knowledge, madness and folly; I learned that this too is a pursuit of the wind.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_21 7:25
I turned my thoughts to know, explore, and seek wisdom and an explanation [for things], and to know that wickedness is stupidity and folly is madness.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_21 8:16
When I applied my mind to know wisdom and to observe the activity that is done on the earth (even though one's eyes do not close in sleep day or night),
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_21 12:9
In addition to the Teacher being a wise man, he constantly taught the people knowledge; he weighed, explored, and arranged many proverbs.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_21 12:10
The Teacher sought to find delightful sayings and to accurately write words of truth.
that the
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_21 8:14
There is a futility that is done on the earth: there are righteous people who get what the actions of the wicked deserve, and there are wicked people who get what the actions of the righteous deserve. I say that this too is futile.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_5 33:3
Indeed He loves the people. All Your holy ones are in Your hand, and they assemble at Your feet. Each receives Your words.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_9 2:9
He guards the steps of His faithful ones, but the wicked are silenced in darkness, for a man does not prevail by [his own] strength.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_10 15:25
Then the king instructed Zadok, "Return the ark of God to the city. If I find favor in the LORD's eyes, He will bring me back and allow me to see both it and its dwelling place.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_10 15:26
However, if He should say, 'I do not delight in you,' then here I am-- He can do with me whatever pleases Him."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_18 5:8
However, if I were you, I would appeal to God and would present my case to Him.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 10:14
But You Yourself have seen trouble and grief, observing it in order to take the matter into Your hands. The helpless entrusts himself to You; You are a helper of the fatherless.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 31:5
Into Your hand I entrust my spirit; You redeem me, LORD, God of truth.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 37:5
Commit your way to the LORD; trust in Him, and He will act,
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 37:6
making your righteousness shine like the dawn, your justice like the noonday.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_20 16:3
Commit your activities to the LORD and your plans will be achieved.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 26:12
LORD, You will establish peace for us, for You have also done all our work for us.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 49:1-4
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Coastlands, listen to me; distant peoples, pay attention. The LORD called me before I was born. He named me while I was in my mother's womb.
2
He made my words like a sharp sword; He hid me in the shadow of His hand. He made me like a sharpened arrow; He hid me in His quiver.
3
He said to me, "You are My servant, Israel; I will be glorified in him."
4
But I myself said: I have labored in vain, I have spent my strength for nothing and futility; yet my vindication is with the LORD, and my reward is with my God.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_24 1:18
Today, I am the One who has made you a fortified city, an iron pillar, and bronze walls against the whole land-- against the kings of Judah, its officials, its priests, and the population.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_24 1:19
They will fight against you but never prevail over you, since I am with you to rescue you." [This is] the LORD's declaration.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_43 10:27-30
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My sheep hear My voice, I know them, and they follow Me.
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I give them eternal life, and they will never perish-- ever! No one will snatch them out of My hand.
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My Father, who has given them to Me, is greater than all. No one is able to snatch them out of the Father's hand.
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The Father and I are one."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_46 3:5-15
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So, what is Apollos? And what is Paul? They are servants through whom you believed, and each has the role the Lord has given.
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I planted, Apollos watered, but God gave the growth.
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So then neither the one who plants nor the one who waters is anything, but only God who gives the growth.
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Now the one who plants and the one who waters are equal, and each will receive his own reward according to his own labor.
9
For we are God's co-workers. You are God's field, God's building.
10
According to God's grace that was given to me, as a skilled master builder I have laid a foundation, and another builds on it. But each one must be careful how he builds on it,
11
because no one can lay any other foundation than what has been laid-- that is, Jesus Christ.
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If anyone builds on the foundation with gold, silver, costly stones, wood, hay, or straw,
13
each one's work will become obvious, for the day will disclose it, because it will be revealed by fire; the fire will test the quality of each one's work.
14
If anyone's work that he has built survives, he will receive a reward.
15
If anyone's work is burned up, it will be lost, but he will be saved; yet it will be like an escape through fire.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_55 1:12
and that is why I suffer these things. But I am not ashamed, because I know whom I have believed and am persuaded that He is able to guard what has been entrusted to me until that day.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_60 1:5
who are being protected by God's power through faith for a salvation that is ready to be revealed in the last time.
no man
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_21 7:15
In my futile life I have seen everything: there is a righteous man who perishes in spite of his righteousness, and there is a wicked man who lives long in spite of his evil.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 73:3
For I envied the arrogant; I saw the prosperity of the wicked.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 73:11-13
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They say, "How can God know? Does the Most High know everything?"
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Look at them-- the wicked! They are always at ease, and they increase their wealth.
13
Did I purify my heart and wash my hands in innocence for nothing?
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_39 3:15-18
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So now we consider the arrogant to be fortunate. Not only do those who commit wickedness prosper, they even test God and escape."
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At that time those who feared the LORD spoke to one another. The LORD took notice and listened. So a book of remembrance was written before Him for those who feared Yahweh and had high regard for His name.
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"They will be Mine," says the LORD of Hosts, "a special possession on the day I am preparing. I will have compassion on them as a man has compassion on his son who serves him.
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So you will again see the difference between the righteous and the wicked, between one who serves God and one who does not serve Him.