Controlling People Bible Verses

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ROMANS 16:17–18Verses in the Bible

  • 17 Now I beseech you, brethren, mark them which cause divisions and offences contrary to the doctrine which ye have learned; and avoid them.
    Romans 16:17 Meaning
  • 18 For they that are such serve not our Lord Jesus Christ, but their own belly; and by good words and fair speeches deceive the hearts of the simple.
    Romans 16:18 Meaning

JAMES 1:26In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 26 If any man among you seem to be religious, and bridleth not his tongue, but deceiveth his own heart, this man's religion is vain.

2 TIMOTHY 3:1–5Verses in the Bible

  • 1 This know also, that in the last days perilous times shall come.
    2 Timothy 3:1 Meaning
  • 2 For men shall be lovers of their own selves, covetous, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy,
    2 Timothy 3:2 Meaning
  • 3 Without natural affection, trucebreakers, false accusers, incontinent, fierce, despisers of those that are good,
    2 Timothy 3:3 Meaning
  • 4 Traitors, heady, highminded, lovers of pleasures more than lovers of God;
    2 Timothy 3:4 Meaning
  • 5 Having a form of godliness, but denying the power thereof: from such turn away.
    2 Timothy 3:5 Meaning

ROMANS 14:1–23Verses in the Bible

  • 1 Him that is weak in the faith receive ye, but not to doubtful disputations.
    Romans 14:1 Meaning
  • 2 For one believeth that he may eat all things: another, who is weak, eateth herbs.
    Romans 14:2 Meaning
  • 3 Let not him that eateth despise him that eateth not; and let not him which eateth not judge him that eateth: for God hath received him.
    Romans 14:3 Meaning
  • 4 Who art thou that judgest another man's servant? to his own master he standeth or falleth. Yea, he shall be holden up: for God is able to make him stand.
    Romans 14:4 Meaning
  • 5 One man esteemeth one day above another: another esteemeth every day alike. Let every man be fully persuaded in his own mind.
    Romans 14:5 Meaning
  • 6 He that regardeth the day, regardeth it unto the Lord; and he that regardeth not the day, to the Lord he doth not regard it. He that eateth, eateth to the Lord, for he giveth God thanks; and he that eateth not, to the Lord he eateth not, and giveth God thanks.
    Romans 14:6 Meaning
  • 7 For none of us liveth to himself, and no man dieth to himself.
    Romans 14:7 Meaning
  • 8 For whether we live, we live unto the Lord; and whether we die, we die unto the Lord: whether we live therefore, or die, we are the Lord's.
    Romans 14:8 Meaning
  • 9 For to this end Christ both died, and rose, and revived, that he might be Lord both of the dead and living.
    Romans 14:9 Meaning
  • 10 But why dost thou judge thy brother? or why dost thou set at nought thy brother? for we shall all stand before the judgment seat of Christ.
    Romans 14:10 Meaning
  • 11 For it is written, As I live, saith the Lord, every knee shall bow to me, and every tongue shall confess to God.
    Romans 14:11 Meaning
  • 12 So then every one of us shall give account of himself to God.
    Romans 14:12 Meaning
  • 13 Let us not therefore judge one another any more: but judge this rather, that no man put a stumblingblock or an occasion to fall in his brother's way.
    Romans 14:13 Meaning
  • 14 I know, and am persuaded by the Lord Jesus, that there is nothing unclean of itself: but to him that esteemeth any thing to be unclean, to him it is unclean.
    Romans 14:14 Meaning
  • 15 But if thy brother be grieved with thy meat, now walkest thou not charitably. Destroy not him with thy meat, for whom Christ died.
    Romans 14:15 Meaning
  • 16 Let not then your good be evil spoken of:
    Romans 14:16 Meaning
  • 17 For the kingdom of God is not meat and drink; but righteousness, and peace, and joy in the Holy Ghost.
    Romans 14:17 Meaning
  • 18 For he that in these things serveth Christ is acceptable to God, and approved of men.
    Romans 14:18 Meaning
  • 19 Let us therefore follow after the things which make for peace, and things wherewith one may edify another.
    Romans 14:19 Meaning
  • 20 For meat destroy not the work of God. All things indeed are pure; but it is evil for that man who eateth with offence.
    Romans 14:20 Meaning
  • 21 It is good neither to eat flesh, nor to drink wine, nor any thing whereby thy brother stumbleth, or is offended, or is made weak.
    Romans 14:21 Meaning
  • 22 Hast thou faith? have it to thyself before God. Happy is he that condemneth not himself in that thing which he alloweth.
    Romans 14:22 Meaning
  • 23 And he that doubteth is damned if he eat, because he eateth not of faith: for whatsoever is not of faith is sin.
    Romans 14:23 Meaning

1 TIMOTHY 5:8In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 8 But if any provide not for his own, and specially for those of his own house, he hath denied the faith, and is worse than an infidel.

GALATIANS 5:16–26Verses in the Bible

  • 16 This I say then, Walk in the Spirit, and ye shall not fulfil the lust of the flesh.
    Galatians 5:16 Meaning
  • 17 For the flesh lusteth against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh: and these are contrary the one to the other: so that ye cannot do the things that ye would.
    Galatians 5:17 Meaning
  • 18 But if ye be led of the Spirit, ye are not under the law.
    Galatians 5:18 Meaning
  • 19 Now the works of the flesh are manifest, which are these; Adultery, fornication, uncleanness, lasciviousness,
    Galatians 5:19 Meaning
  • 20 Idolatry, witchcraft, hatred, variance, emulations, wrath, strife, seditions, heresies,
    Galatians 5:20 Meaning
  • 21 Envyings, murders, drunkenness, revellings, and such like: of the which I tell you before, as I have also told you in time past, that they which do such things shall not inherit the kingdom of God.
    Galatians 5:21 Meaning
  • 22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,
    Galatians 5:22 Meaning
  • 23 Meekness, temperance: against such there is no law.
    Galatians 5:23 Meaning
  • 24 And they that are Christ's have crucified the flesh with the affections and lusts.
    Galatians 5:24 Meaning
  • 25 If we live in the Spirit, let us also walk in the Spirit.
    Galatians 5:25 Meaning
  • 26 Let us not be desirous of vain glory, provoking one another, envying one another.
    Galatians 5:26 Meaning

GALATIANS 4:17In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 17 They zealously affect you, but not well; yea, they would exclude you, that ye might affect them.

TITUS 1:9–11Verses in the Bible

  • 9 Holding fast the faithful word as he hath been taught, that he may be able by sound doctrine both to exhort and to convince the gainsayers.
    Titus 1:9 Meaning
  • 10 For there are many unruly and vain talkers and deceivers, specially they of the circumcision:
    Titus 1:10 Meaning
  • 11 Whose mouths must be stopped, who subvert whole houses, teaching things which they ought not, for filthy lucre's sake.
    Titus 1:11 Meaning

MATTHEW 5:8–48Verses in the Bible

  • 8 Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.
    Matthew 5:8 Meaning
  • 9 Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God.
    Matthew 5:9 Meaning
  • 10 Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness' sake: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
    Matthew 5:10 Meaning
  • 11 Blessed are ye, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake.
    Matthew 5:11 Meaning
  • 12 Rejoice, and be exceeding glad: for great is your reward in heaven: for so persecuted they the prophets which were before you.
    Matthew 5:12 Meaning
  • 13 Ye are the salt of the earth: but if the salt have lost his savour, wherewith shall it be salted? it is thenceforth good for nothing, but to be cast out, and to be trodden under foot of men.
    Matthew 5:13 Meaning
  • 14 Ye are the light of the world. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid.
    Matthew 5:14 Meaning
  • 15 Neither do men light a candle, and put it under a bushel, but on a candlestick; and it giveth light unto all that are in the house.
    Matthew 5:15 Meaning
  • 16 Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.
    Matthew 5:16 Meaning
  • 17 Think not that I am come to destroy the law, or the prophets: I am not come to destroy, but to fulfil.
    Matthew 5:17 Meaning
  • 18 For verily I say unto you, Till heaven and earth pass, one jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from the law, till all be fulfilled.
    Matthew 5:18 Meaning
  • 19 Whosoever therefore shall break one of these least commandments, and shall teach men so, he shall be called the least in the kingdom of heaven: but whosoever shall do and teach them, the same shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven.
    Matthew 5:19 Meaning
  • 20 For I say unto you, That except your righteousness shall exceed the righteousness of the scribes and Pharisees, ye shall in no case enter into the kingdom of heaven.
    Matthew 5:20 Meaning
  • 21 Ye have heard that it was said by them of old time, Thou shalt not kill; and whosoever shall kill shall be in danger of the judgment:
    Matthew 5:21 Meaning
  • 22 But I say unto you, That whosoever is angry with his brother without a cause shall be in danger of the judgment: and whosoever shall say to his brother, Raca, shall be in danger of the council: but whosoever shall say, Thou fool, shall be in danger of hell fire.
    Matthew 5:22 Meaning
  • 23 Therefore if thou bring thy gift to the altar, and there rememberest that thy brother hath ought against thee;
    Matthew 5:23 Meaning
  • 24 Leave there thy gift before the altar, and go thy way; first be reconciled to thy brother, and then come and offer thy gift.
    Matthew 5:24 Meaning
  • 25 Agree with thine adversary quickly, whiles thou art in the way with him; lest at any time the adversary deliver thee to the judge, and the judge deliver thee to the officer, and thou be cast into prison.
    Matthew 5:25 Meaning
  • 26 Verily I say unto thee, Thou shalt by no means come out thence, till thou hast paid the uttermost farthing.
    Matthew 5:26 Meaning
  • 27 Ye have heard that it was said by them of old time, Thou shalt not commit adultery:
    Matthew 5:27 Meaning
  • 28 But I say unto you, That whosoever looketh on a woman to lust after her hath committed adultery with her already in his heart.
    Matthew 5:28 Meaning
  • 29 And if thy right eye offend thee, pluck it out, and cast it from thee: for it is profitable for thee that one of thy members should perish, and not that thy whole body should be cast into hell.
    Matthew 5:29 Meaning
  • 30 And if thy right hand offend thee, cut it off, and cast it from thee: for it is profitable for thee that one of thy members should perish, and not that thy whole body should be cast into hell.
    Matthew 5:30 Meaning
  • 31 It hath been said, Whosoever shall put away his wife, let him give her a writing of divorcement:
    Matthew 5:31 Meaning
  • 32 But I say unto you, That whosoever shall put away his wife, saving for the cause of fornication, causeth her to commit adultery: and whosoever shall marry her that is divorced committeth adultery.
    Matthew 5:32 Meaning
  • 33 Again, ye have heard that it hath been said by them of old time, Thou shalt not forswear thyself, but shalt perform unto the Lord thine oaths:
    Matthew 5:33 Meaning
  • 34 But I say unto you, Swear not at all; neither by heaven; for it is God's throne:
    Matthew 5:34 Meaning
  • 35 Nor by the earth; for it is his footstool: neither by Jerusalem; for it is the city of the great King.
    Matthew 5:35 Meaning
  • 36 Neither shalt thou swear by thy head, because thou canst not make one hair white or black.
    Matthew 5:36 Meaning
  • 37 But let your communication be, Yea, yea; Nay, nay: for whatsoever is more than these cometh of evil.
    Matthew 5:37 Meaning
  • 38 Ye have heard that it hath been said, An eye for an eye, and a tooth for a tooth:
    Matthew 5:38 Meaning
  • 39 But I say unto you, That ye resist not evil: but whosoever shall smite thee on thy right cheek, turn to him the other also.
    Matthew 5:39 Meaning
  • 40 And if any man will sue thee at the law, and take away thy coat, let him have thy cloke also.
    Matthew 5:40 Meaning
  • 41 And whosoever shall compel thee to go a mile, go with him twain.
    Matthew 5:41 Meaning
  • 42 Give to him that asketh thee, and from him that would borrow of thee turn not thou away.
    Matthew 5:42 Meaning
  • 43 Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy.
    Matthew 5:43 Meaning
  • 44 But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you;
    Matthew 5:44 Meaning
  • 45 That ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven: for he maketh his sun to rise on the evil and on the good, and sendeth rain on the just and on the unjust.
    Matthew 5:45 Meaning
  • 46 For if ye love them which love you, what reward have ye? do not even the publicans the same?
    Matthew 5:46 Meaning
  • 47 And if ye salute your brethren only, what do ye more than others? do not even the publicans so?
    Matthew 5:47 Meaning
  • 48 Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect.
    Matthew 5:48 Meaning

MATTHEW 5:1–48Verses in the Bible

  • 1 And seeing the multitudes, he went up into a mountain: and when he was set, his disciples came unto him:
    Matthew 5:1 Meaning
  • 2 And he opened his mouth, and taught them, saying,
    Matthew 5:2 Meaning
  • 3 Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
    Matthew 5:3 Meaning
  • 4 Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted.
    Matthew 5:4 Meaning
  • 5 Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth.
    Matthew 5:5 Meaning
  • 6 Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled.
    Matthew 5:6 Meaning
  • 7 Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy.
    Matthew 5:7 Meaning
  • 8 Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.
    Matthew 5:8 Meaning
  • 9 Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God.
    Matthew 5:9 Meaning
  • 10 Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness' sake: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
    Matthew 5:10 Meaning
  • 11 Blessed are ye, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake.
    Matthew 5:11 Meaning
  • 12 Rejoice, and be exceeding glad: for great is your reward in heaven: for so persecuted they the prophets which were before you.
    Matthew 5:12 Meaning
  • 13 Ye are the salt of the earth: but if the salt have lost his savour, wherewith shall it be salted? it is thenceforth good for nothing, but to be cast out, and to be trodden under foot of men.
    Matthew 5:13 Meaning
  • 14 Ye are the light of the world. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid.
    Matthew 5:14 Meaning
  • 15 Neither do men light a candle, and put it under a bushel, but on a candlestick; and it giveth light unto all that are in the house.
    Matthew 5:15 Meaning
  • 16 Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.
    Matthew 5:16 Meaning
  • 17 Think not that I am come to destroy the law, or the prophets: I am not come to destroy, but to fulfil.
    Matthew 5:17 Meaning
  • 18 For verily I say unto you, Till heaven and earth pass, one jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from the law, till all be fulfilled.
    Matthew 5:18 Meaning
  • 19 Whosoever therefore shall break one of these least commandments, and shall teach men so, he shall be called the least in the kingdom of heaven: but whosoever shall do and teach them, the same shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven.
    Matthew 5:19 Meaning
  • 20 For I say unto you, That except your righteousness shall exceed the righteousness of the scribes and Pharisees, ye shall in no case enter into the kingdom of heaven.
    Matthew 5:20 Meaning
  • 21 Ye have heard that it was said by them of old time, Thou shalt not kill; and whosoever shall kill shall be in danger of the judgment:
    Matthew 5:21 Meaning
  • 22 But I say unto you, That whosoever is angry with his brother without a cause shall be in danger of the judgment: and whosoever shall say to his brother, Raca, shall be in danger of the council: but whosoever shall say, Thou fool, shall be in danger of hell fire.
    Matthew 5:22 Meaning
  • 23 Therefore if thou bring thy gift to the altar, and there rememberest that thy brother hath ought against thee;
    Matthew 5:23 Meaning
  • 24 Leave there thy gift before the altar, and go thy way; first be reconciled to thy brother, and then come and offer thy gift.
    Matthew 5:24 Meaning
  • 25 Agree with thine adversary quickly, whiles thou art in the way with him; lest at any time the adversary deliver thee to the judge, and the judge deliver thee to the officer, and thou be cast into prison.
    Matthew 5:25 Meaning
  • 26 Verily I say unto thee, Thou shalt by no means come out thence, till thou hast paid the uttermost farthing.
    Matthew 5:26 Meaning
  • 27 Ye have heard that it was said by them of old time, Thou shalt not commit adultery:
    Matthew 5:27 Meaning
  • 28 But I say unto you, That whosoever looketh on a woman to lust after her hath committed adultery with her already in his heart.
    Matthew 5:28 Meaning
  • 29 And if thy right eye offend thee, pluck it out, and cast it from thee: for it is profitable for thee that one of thy members should perish, and not that thy whole body should be cast into hell.
    Matthew 5:29 Meaning
  • 30 And if thy right hand offend thee, cut it off, and cast it from thee: for it is profitable for thee that one of thy members should perish, and not that thy whole body should be cast into hell.
    Matthew 5:30 Meaning
  • 31 It hath been said, Whosoever shall put away his wife, let him give her a writing of divorcement:
    Matthew 5:31 Meaning
  • 32 But I say unto you, That whosoever shall put away his wife, saving for the cause of fornication, causeth her to commit adultery: and whosoever shall marry her that is divorced committeth adultery.
    Matthew 5:32 Meaning
  • 33 Again, ye have heard that it hath been said by them of old time, Thou shalt not forswear thyself, but shalt perform unto the Lord thine oaths:
    Matthew 5:33 Meaning
  • 34 But I say unto you, Swear not at all; neither by heaven; for it is God's throne:
    Matthew 5:34 Meaning
  • 35 Nor by the earth; for it is his footstool: neither by Jerusalem; for it is the city of the great King.
    Matthew 5:35 Meaning
  • 36 Neither shalt thou swear by thy head, because thou canst not make one hair white or black.
    Matthew 5:36 Meaning
  • 37 But let your communication be, Yea, yea; Nay, nay: for whatsoever is more than these cometh of evil.
    Matthew 5:37 Meaning
  • 38 Ye have heard that it hath been said, An eye for an eye, and a tooth for a tooth:
    Matthew 5:38 Meaning
  • 39 But I say unto you, That ye resist not evil: but whosoever shall smite thee on thy right cheek, turn to him the other also.
    Matthew 5:39 Meaning
  • 40 And if any man will sue thee at the law, and take away thy coat, let him have thy cloke also.
    Matthew 5:40 Meaning
  • 41 And whosoever shall compel thee to go a mile, go with him twain.
    Matthew 5:41 Meaning
  • 42 Give to him that asketh thee, and from him that would borrow of thee turn not thou away.
    Matthew 5:42 Meaning
  • 43 Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy.
    Matthew 5:43 Meaning
  • 44 But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you;
    Matthew 5:44 Meaning
  • 45 That ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven: for he maketh his sun to rise on the evil and on the good, and sendeth rain on the just and on the unjust.
    Matthew 5:45 Meaning
  • 46 For if ye love them which love you, what reward have ye? do not even the publicans the same?
    Matthew 5:46 Meaning
  • 47 And if ye salute your brethren only, what do ye more than others? do not even the publicans so?
    Matthew 5:47 Meaning
  • 48 Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect.
    Matthew 5:48 Meaning

TITUS 3:5In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 5 Not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost;

PROVERBS 23:7In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 7 For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he: Eat and drink, saith he to thee; but his heart is not with thee.

PSALM 23:1–6Verses in the Bible

  • 1 The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.
    Psalm 23:1 Meaning
  • 2 He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters.
    Psalm 23:2 Meaning
  • 3 He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake.
    Psalm 23:3 Meaning
  • 4 Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me.
    Psalm 23:4 Meaning
  • 5 Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies: thou anointest my head with oil; my cup runneth over.
    Psalm 23:5 Meaning
  • 6 Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the Lord for ever.
    Psalm 23:6 Meaning

2 TIMOTHY 3:6–7Verses in the Bible

  • 6 For of this sort are they which creep into houses, and lead captive silly women laden with sins, led away with divers lusts,
    2 Timothy 3:6 Meaning
  • 7 Ever learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.
    2 Timothy 3:7 Meaning

JOHN 1:1–51Verses in the Bible

  • 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
    John 1:1 Meaning
  • 2 The same was in the beginning with God.
    John 1:2 Meaning
  • 3 All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made.
    John 1:3 Meaning
  • 4 In him was life; and the life was the light of men.
    John 1:4 Meaning
  • 5 And the light shineth in darkness; and the darkness comprehended it not.
    John 1:5 Meaning
  • 6 There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.
    John 1:6 Meaning
  • 7 The same came for a witness, to bear witness of the Light, that all men through him might believe.
    John 1:7 Meaning
  • 8 He was not that Light, but was sent to bear witness of that Light.
    John 1:8 Meaning
  • 9 That was the true Light, which lighteth every man that cometh into the world.
    John 1:9 Meaning
  • 10 He was in the world, and the world was made by him, and the world knew him not.
    John 1:10 Meaning
  • 11 He came unto his own, and his own received him not.
    John 1:11 Meaning
  • 12 But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name:
    John 1:12 Meaning
  • 13 Which were born, not of blood, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God.
    John 1:13 Meaning
  • 14 And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father,) full of grace and truth.
    John 1:14 Meaning
  • 15 John bare witness of him, and cried, saying, This was he of whom I spake, He that cometh after me is preferred before me: for he was before me.
    John 1:15 Meaning
  • 16 And of his fulness have all we received, and grace for grace.
    John 1:16 Meaning
  • 17 For the law was given by Moses, but grace and truth came by Jesus Christ.
    John 1:17 Meaning
  • 18 No man hath seen God at any time; the only begotten Son, which is in the bosom of the Father, he hath declared him.
    John 1:18 Meaning
  • 19 And this is the record of John, when the Jews sent priests and Levites from Jerusalem to ask him, Who art thou?
    John 1:19 Meaning
  • 20 And he confessed, and denied not; but confessed, I am not the Christ.
    John 1:20 Meaning
  • 21 And they asked him, What then? Art thou Elias? And he saith, I am not. Art thou that prophet? And he answered, No.
    John 1:21 Meaning
  • 22 Then said they unto him, Who art thou? that we may give an answer to them that sent us. What sayest thou of thyself?
    John 1:22 Meaning
  • 23 He said, I am the voice of one crying in the wilderness, Make straight the way of the Lord, as said the prophet Esaias.
    John 1:23 Meaning
  • 24 And they which were sent were of the Pharisees.
    John 1:24 Meaning
  • 25 And they asked him, and said unto him, Why baptizest thou then, if thou be not that Christ, nor Elias, neither that prophet?
    John 1:25 Meaning
  • 26 John answered them, saying, I baptize with water: but there standeth one among you, whom ye know not;
    John 1:26 Meaning
  • 27 He it is, who coming after me is preferred before me, whose shoe's latchet I am not worthy to unloose.
    John 1:27 Meaning
  • 28 These things were done in Bethabara beyond Jordan, where John was baptizing.
    John 1:28 Meaning
  • 29 The next day John seeth Jesus coming unto him, and saith, Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world.
    John 1:29 Meaning
  • 30 This is he of whom I said, After me cometh a man which is preferred before me: for he was before me.
    John 1:30 Meaning
  • 31 And I knew him not: but that he should be made manifest to Israel, therefore am I come baptizing with water.
    John 1:31 Meaning
  • 32 And John bare record, saying, I saw the Spirit descending from heaven like a dove, and it abode upon him.
    John 1:32 Meaning
  • 33 And I knew him not: but he that sent me to baptize with water, the same said unto me, Upon whom thou shalt see the Spirit descending, and remaining on him, the same is he which baptizeth with the Holy Ghost.
    John 1:33 Meaning
  • 34 And I saw, and bare record that this is the Son of God.
    John 1:34 Meaning
  • 35 Again the next day after John stood, and two of his disciples;
    John 1:35 Meaning
  • 36 And looking upon Jesus as he walked, he saith, Behold the Lamb of God!
    John 1:36 Meaning
  • 37 And the two disciples heard him speak, and they followed Jesus.
    John 1:37 Meaning
  • 38 Then Jesus turned, and saw them following, and saith unto them, What seek ye? They said unto him, Rabbi, (which is to say, being interpreted, Master,) where dwellest thou?
    John 1:38 Meaning
  • 39 He saith unto them, Come and see. They came and saw where he dwelt, and abode with him that day: for it was about the tenth hour.
    John 1:39 Meaning
  • 40 One of the two which heard John speak, and followed him, was Andrew, Simon Peter's brother.
    John 1:40 Meaning
  • 41 He first findeth his own brother Simon, and saith unto him, We have found the Messias, which is, being interpreted, the Christ.
    John 1:41 Meaning
  • 42 And he brought him to Jesus. And when Jesus beheld him, he said, Thou art Simon the son of Jona: thou shalt be called Cephas, which is by interpretation, A stone.
    John 1:42 Meaning
  • 43 The day following Jesus would go forth into Galilee, and findeth Philip, and saith unto him, Follow me.
    John 1:43 Meaning
  • 44 Now Philip was of Bethsaida, the city of Andrew and Peter.
    John 1:44 Meaning
  • 45 Philip findeth Nathanael, and saith unto him, We have found him, of whom Moses in the law, and the prophets, did write, Jesus of Nazareth, the son of Joseph.
    John 1:45 Meaning
  • 46 And Nathanael said unto him, Can there any good thing come out of Nazareth? Philip saith unto him, Come and see.
    John 1:46 Meaning
  • 47 Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him, and saith of him, Behold an Israelite indeed, in whom is no guile!
    John 1:47 Meaning
  • 48 Nathanael saith unto him, Whence knowest thou me? Jesus answered and said unto him, Before that Philip called thee, when thou wast under the fig tree, I saw thee.
    John 1:48 Meaning
  • 49 Nathanael answered and saith unto him, Rabbi, thou art the Son of God; thou art the King of Israel.
    John 1:49 Meaning
  • 50 Jesus answered and said unto him, Because I said unto thee, I saw thee under the fig tree, believest thou? thou shalt see greater things than these.
    John 1:50 Meaning
  • 51 And he saith unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Hereafter ye shall see heaven open, and the angels of God ascending and descending upon the Son of man.
    John 1:51 Meaning

EXODUS 20:16In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 16 Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbour.

TITUS 1:9In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 9 Holding fast the faithful word as he hath been taught, that he may be able by sound doctrine both to exhort and to convince the gainsayers.

PROVERBS 25:26In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 26 A righteous man falling down before the wicked is as a troubled fountain, and a corrupt spring.

PROVERBS 18:12In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 12 Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, and before honour is humility.

MATTHEW 5:38–39Verses in the Bible

  • 38 Ye have heard that it hath been said, An eye for an eye, and a tooth for a tooth:
    Matthew 5:38 Meaning
  • 39 But I say unto you, That ye resist not evil: but whosoever shall smite thee on thy right cheek, turn to him the other also.
    Matthew 5:39 Meaning

EXODUS 20:1–26Verses in the Bible

  • 1 And God spake all these words, saying,
    Exodus 20:1 Meaning
  • 2 I am the Lord thy God, which have brought thee out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage.
    Exodus 20:2 Meaning
  • 3 Thou shalt have no other gods before me.
    Exodus 20:3 Meaning
  • 4 Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth:
    Exodus 20:4 Meaning
  • 5 Thou shalt not bow down thyself to them, nor serve them: for I the Lord thy God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation of them that hate me;
    Exodus 20:5 Meaning
  • 6 And shewing mercy unto thousands of them that love me, and keep my commandments.
    Exodus 20:6 Meaning
  • 7 Thou shalt not take the name of the Lord thy God in vain; for the Lord will not hold him guiltless that taketh his name in vain.
    Exodus 20:7 Meaning
  • 8 Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy.
    Exodus 20:8 Meaning
  • 9 Six days shalt thou labour, and do all thy work:
    Exodus 20:9 Meaning
  • 10 But the seventh day is the sabbath of the Lord thy God: in it thou shalt not do any work, thou, nor thy son, nor thy daughter, thy manservant, nor thy maidservant, nor thy cattle, nor thy stranger that is within thy gates:
    Exodus 20:10 Meaning
  • 11 For in six days the Lord made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that in them is, and rested the seventh day: wherefore the Lord blessed the sabbath day, and hallowed it.
    Exodus 20:11 Meaning
  • 12 Honour thy father and thy mother: that thy days may be long upon the land which the Lord thy God giveth thee.
    Exodus 20:12 Meaning
  • 13 Thou shalt not kill.
    Exodus 20:13 Meaning
  • 14 Thou shalt not commit adultery.
    Exodus 20:14 Meaning
  • 15 Thou shalt not steal.
    Exodus 20:15 Meaning
  • 16 Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbour.
    Exodus 20:16 Meaning
  • 17 Thou shalt not covet thy neighbour's house, thou shalt not covet thy neighbour's wife, nor his manservant, nor his maidservant, nor his ox, nor his ass, nor any thing that is thy neighbour's.
    Exodus 20:17 Meaning
  • 18 And all the people saw the thunderings, and the lightnings, and the noise of the trumpet, and the mountain smoking: and when the people saw it, they removed, and stood afar off.
    Exodus 20:18 Meaning
  • 19 And they said unto Moses, Speak thou with us, and we will hear: but let not God speak with us, lest we die.
    Exodus 20:19 Meaning
  • 20 And Moses said unto the people, Fear not: for God is come to prove you, and that his fear may be before your faces, that ye sin not.
    Exodus 20:20 Meaning
  • 21 And the people stood afar off, and Moses drew near unto the thick darkness where God was.
    Exodus 20:21 Meaning
  • 22 And the Lord said unto Moses, Thus thou shalt say unto the children of Israel, Ye have seen that I have talked with you from heaven.
    Exodus 20:22 Meaning
  • 23 Ye shall not make with me gods of silver, neither shall ye make unto you gods of gold.
    Exodus 20:23 Meaning
  • 24 An altar of earth thou shalt make unto me, and shalt sacrifice thereon thy burnt offerings, and thy peace offerings, thy sheep, and thine oxen: in all places where I record my name I will come unto thee, and I will bless thee.
    Exodus 20:24 Meaning
  • 25 And if thou wilt make me an altar of stone, thou shalt not build it of hewn stone: for if thou lift up thy tool upon it, thou hast polluted it.
    Exodus 20:25 Meaning
  • 26 Neither shalt thou go up by steps unto mine altar, that thy nakedness be not discovered thereon.
    Exodus 20:26 Meaning

ACTS 3:19In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 19 Repent ye therefore, and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out, when the times of refreshing shall come from the presence of the Lord;

DEUTERONOMY 28:47–48Verses in the Bible

  • 47 Because thou servedst not the Lord thy God with joyfulness, and with gladness of heart, for the abundance of all things;
    Deuteronomy 28:47 Meaning
  • 48 Therefore shalt thou serve thine enemies which the Lord shall send against thee, in hunger, and in thirst, and in nakedness, and in want of all things: and he shall put a yoke of iron upon thy neck, until he have destroyed thee.
    Deuteronomy 28:48 Meaning

ISAIAH 32:18–20Verses in the Bible

  • 18 And my people shall dwell in a peaceable habitation, and in sure dwellings, and in quiet resting places;
    Isaiah 32:18 Meaning
  • 19 When it shall hail, coming down on the forest; and the city shall be low in a low place.
    Isaiah 32:19 Meaning
  • 20 Blessed are ye that sow beside all waters, that send forth thither the feet of the ox and the ass.
    Isaiah 32:20 Meaning

PROVERBS 11:26In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 26 He that withholdeth corn, the people shall curse him: but blessing shall be upon the head of him that selleth it.

DEUTERONOMY 28:1–68Verses in the Bible

  • 1 And it shall come to pass, if thou shalt hearken diligently unto the voice of the Lord thy God, to observe and to do all his commandments which I command thee this day, that the Lord thy God will set thee on high above all nations of the earth:
    Deuteronomy 28:1 Meaning
  • 2 And all these blessings shall come on thee, and overtake thee, if thou shalt hearken unto the voice of the Lord thy God.
    Deuteronomy 28:2 Meaning
  • 3 Blessed shalt thou be in the city, and blessed shalt thou be in the field.
    Deuteronomy 28:3 Meaning
  • 4 Blessed shall be the fruit of thy body, and the fruit of thy ground, and the fruit of thy cattle, the increase of thy kine, and the flocks of thy sheep.
    Deuteronomy 28:4 Meaning
  • 5 Blessed shall be thy basket and thy store.
    Deuteronomy 28:5 Meaning
  • 6 Blessed shalt thou be when thou comest in, and blessed shalt thou be when thou goest out.
    Deuteronomy 28:6 Meaning
  • 7 The Lord shall cause thine enemies that rise up against thee to be smitten before thy face: they shall come out against thee one way, and flee before thee seven ways.
    Deuteronomy 28:7 Meaning
  • 8 The Lord shall command the blessing upon thee in thy storehouses, and in all that thou settest thine hand unto; and he shall bless thee in the land which the Lord thy God giveth thee.
    Deuteronomy 28:8 Meaning
  • 9 The Lord shall establish thee an holy people unto himself, as he hath sworn unto thee, if thou shalt keep the commandments of the Lord thy God, and walk in his ways.
    Deuteronomy 28:9 Meaning
  • 10 And all people of the earth shall see that thou art called by the name of the Lord; and they shall be afraid of thee.
    Deuteronomy 28:10 Meaning
  • 11 And the Lord shall make thee plenteous in goods, in the fruit of thy body, and in the fruit of thy cattle, and in the fruit of thy ground, in the land which the Lord sware unto thy fathers to give thee.
    Deuteronomy 28:11 Meaning
  • 12 The Lord shall open unto thee his good treasure, the heaven to give the rain unto thy land in his season, and to bless all the work of thine hand: and thou shalt lend unto many nations, and thou shalt not borrow.
    Deuteronomy 28:12 Meaning
  • 13 And the Lord shall make thee the head, and not the tail; and thou shalt be above only, and thou shalt not be beneath; if that thou hearken unto the commandments of the Lord thy God, which I command thee this day, to observe and to do them:
    Deuteronomy 28:13 Meaning
  • 14 And thou shalt not go aside from any of the words which I command thee this day, to the right hand, or to the left, to go after other gods to serve them.
    Deuteronomy 28:14 Meaning
  • 15 But it shall come to pass, if thou wilt not hearken unto the voice of the Lord thy God, to observe to do all his commandments and his statutes which I command thee this day; that all these curses shall come upon thee, and overtake thee:
    Deuteronomy 28:15 Meaning
  • 16 Cursed shalt thou be in the city, and cursed shalt thou be in the field.
    Deuteronomy 28:16 Meaning
  • 17 Cursed shall be thy basket and thy store.
    Deuteronomy 28:17 Meaning
  • 18 Cursed shall be the fruit of thy body, and the fruit of thy land, the increase of thy kine, and the flocks of thy sheep.
    Deuteronomy 28:18 Meaning
  • 19 Cursed shalt thou be when thou comest in, and cursed shalt thou be when thou goest out.
    Deuteronomy 28:19 Meaning
  • 20 The Lord shall send upon thee cursing, vexation, and rebuke, in all that thou settest thine hand unto for to do, until thou be destroyed, and until thou perish quickly; because of the wickedness of thy doings, whereby thou hast forsaken me.
    Deuteronomy 28:20 Meaning
  • 21 The Lord shall make the pestilence cleave unto thee, until he have consumed thee from off the land, whither thou goest to possess it.
    Deuteronomy 28:21 Meaning
  • 22 The Lord shall smite thee with a consumption, and with a fever, and with an inflammation, and with an extreme burning, and with the sword, and with blasting, and with mildew; and they shall pursue thee until thou perish.
    Deuteronomy 28:22 Meaning
  • 23 And thy heaven that is over thy head shall be brass, and the earth that is under thee shall be iron.
    Deuteronomy 28:23 Meaning
  • 24 The Lord shall make the rain of thy land powder and dust: from heaven shall it come down upon thee, until thou be destroyed.
    Deuteronomy 28:24 Meaning
  • 25 The Lord shall cause thee to be smitten before thine enemies: thou shalt go out one way against them, and flee seven ways before them: and shalt be removed into all the kingdoms of the earth.
    Deuteronomy 28:25 Meaning
  • 26 And thy carcase shall be meat unto all fowls of the air, and unto the beasts of the earth, and no man shall fray them away.
    Deuteronomy 28:26 Meaning
  • 27 The Lord will smite thee with the botch of Egypt, and with the emerods, and with the scab, and with the itch, whereof thou canst not be healed.
    Deuteronomy 28:27 Meaning
  • 28 The Lord shall smite thee with madness, and blindness, and astonishment of heart:
    Deuteronomy 28:28 Meaning
  • 29 And thou shalt grope at noonday, as the blind gropeth in darkness, and thou shalt not prosper in thy ways: and thou shalt be only oppressed and spoiled evermore, and no man shall save thee.
    Deuteronomy 28:29 Meaning
  • 30 Thou shalt betroth a wife, and another man shall lie with her: thou shalt build an house, and thou shalt not dwell therein: thou shalt plant a vineyard, and shalt not gather the grapes thereof.
    Deuteronomy 28:30 Meaning
  • 31 Thine ox shall be slain before thine eyes, and thou shalt not eat thereof: thine ass shall be violently taken away from before thy face, and shall not be restored to thee: thy sheep shall be given unto thine enemies, and thou shalt have none to rescue them.
    Deuteronomy 28:31 Meaning
  • 32 Thy sons and thy daughters shall be given unto another people, and thine eyes shall look, and fail with longing for them all the day long: and there shall be no might in thine hand.
    Deuteronomy 28:32 Meaning
  • 33 The fruit of thy land, and all thy labours, shall a nation which thou knowest not eat up; and thou shalt be only oppressed and crushed alway:
    Deuteronomy 28:33 Meaning
  • 34 So that thou shalt be mad for the sight of thine eyes which thou shalt see.
    Deuteronomy 28:34 Meaning
  • 35 The Lord shall smite thee in the knees, and in the legs, with a sore botch that cannot be healed, from the sole of thy foot unto the top of thy head.
    Deuteronomy 28:35 Meaning
  • 36 The Lord shall bring thee, and thy king which thou shalt set over thee, unto a nation which neither thou nor thy fathers have known; and there shalt thou serve other gods, wood and stone.
    Deuteronomy 28:36 Meaning
  • 37 And thou shalt become an astonishment, a proverb, and a byword, among all nations whither the Lord shall lead thee.
    Deuteronomy 28:37 Meaning
  • 38 Thou shalt carry much seed out into the field, and shalt gather but little in; for the locust shall consume it.
    Deuteronomy 28:38 Meaning
  • 39 Thou shalt plant vineyards, and dress them, but shalt neither drink of the wine, nor gather the grapes; for the worms shall eat them.
    Deuteronomy 28:39 Meaning
  • 40 Thou shalt have olive trees throughout all thy coasts, but thou shalt not anoint thyself with the oil; for thine olive shall cast his fruit.
    Deuteronomy 28:40 Meaning
  • 41 Thou shalt beget sons and daughters, but thou shalt not enjoy them; for they shall go into captivity.
    Deuteronomy 28:41 Meaning
  • 42 All thy trees and fruit of thy land shall the locust consume.
    Deuteronomy 28:42 Meaning
  • 43 The stranger that is within thee shall get up above thee very high; and thou shalt come down very low.
    Deuteronomy 28:43 Meaning
  • 44 He shall lend to thee, and thou shalt not lend to him: he shall be the head, and thou shalt be the tail.
    Deuteronomy 28:44 Meaning
  • 45 Moreover all these curses shall come upon thee, and shall pursue thee, and overtake thee, till thou be destroyed; because thou hearkenedst not unto the voice of the Lord thy God, to keep his commandments and his statutes which he commanded thee:
    Deuteronomy 28:45 Meaning
  • 46 And they shall be upon thee for a sign and for a wonder, and upon thy seed for ever.
    Deuteronomy 28:46 Meaning
  • 47 Because thou servedst not the Lord thy God with joyfulness, and with gladness of heart, for the abundance of all things;
    Deuteronomy 28:47 Meaning
  • 48 Therefore shalt thou serve thine enemies which the Lord shall send against thee, in hunger, and in thirst, and in nakedness, and in want of all things: and he shall put a yoke of iron upon thy neck, until he have destroyed thee.
    Deuteronomy 28:48 Meaning
  • 49 The Lord shall bring a nation against thee from far, from the end of the earth, as swift as the eagle flieth; a nation whose tongue thou shalt not understand;
    Deuteronomy 28:49 Meaning
  • 50 A nation of fierce countenance, which shall not regard the person of the old, nor shew favour to the young:
    Deuteronomy 28:50 Meaning
  • 51 And he shall eat the fruit of thy cattle, and the fruit of thy land, until thou be destroyed: which also shall not leave thee either corn, wine, or oil, or the increase of thy kine, or flocks of thy sheep, until he have destroyed thee.
    Deuteronomy 28:51 Meaning
  • 52 And he shall besiege thee in all thy gates, until thy high and fenced walls come down, wherein thou trustedst, throughout all thy land: and he shall besiege thee in all thy gates throughout all thy land, which the Lord thy God hath given thee.
    Deuteronomy 28:52 Meaning
  • 53 And thou shalt eat the fruit of thine own body, the flesh of thy sons and of thy daughters, which the Lord thy God hath given thee, in the siege, and in the straitness, wherewith thine enemies shall distress thee:
    Deuteronomy 28:53 Meaning
  • 54 So that the man that is tender among you, and very delicate, his eye shall be evil toward his brother, and toward the wife of his bosom, and toward the remnant of his children which he shall leave:
    Deuteronomy 28:54 Meaning
  • 55 So that he will not give to any of them of the flesh of his children whom he shall eat: because he hath nothing left him in the siege, and in the straitness, wherewith thine enemies shall distress thee in all thy gates.
    Deuteronomy 28:55 Meaning
  • 56 The tender and delicate woman among you, which would not adventure to set the sole of her foot upon the ground for delicateness and tenderness, her eye shall be evil toward the husband of her bosom, and toward her son, and toward her daughter,
    Deuteronomy 28:56 Meaning
  • 57 And toward her young one that cometh out from between her feet, and toward her children which she shall bear: for she shall eat them for want of all things secretly in the siege and straitness, wherewith thine enemy shall distress thee in thy gates.
    Deuteronomy 28:57 Meaning
  • 58 If thou wilt not observe to do all the words of this law that are written in this book, that thou mayest fear this glorious and fearful name, THE LORD THY GOD;
    Deuteronomy 28:58 Meaning
  • 59 Then the Lord will make thy plagues wonderful, and the plagues of thy seed, even great plagues, and of long continuance, and sore sicknesses, and of long continuance.
    Deuteronomy 28:59 Meaning
  • 60 Moreover he will bring upon thee all the diseases of Egypt, which thou wast afraid of; and they shall cleave unto thee.
    Deuteronomy 28:60 Meaning
  • 61 Also every sickness, and every plague, which is not written in the book of this law, them will the Lord bring upon thee, until thou be destroyed.
    Deuteronomy 28:61 Meaning
  • 62 And ye shall be left few in number, whereas ye were as the stars of heaven for multitude; because thou wouldest not obey the voice of the Lord thy God.
    Deuteronomy 28:62 Meaning
  • 63 And it shall come to pass, that as the Lord rejoiced over you to do you good, and to multiply you; so the Lord will rejoice over you to destroy you, and to bring you to nought; and ye shall be plucked from off the land whither thou goest to possess it.
    Deuteronomy 28:63 Meaning
  • 64 And the Lord shall scatter thee among all people, from the one end of the earth even unto the other; and there thou shalt serve other gods, which neither thou nor thy fathers have known, even wood and stone.
    Deuteronomy 28:64 Meaning
  • 65 And among these nations shalt thou find no ease, neither shall the sole of thy foot have rest: but the Lord shall give thee there a trembling heart, and failing of eyes, and sorrow of mind:
    Deuteronomy 28:65 Meaning
  • 66 And thy life shall hang in doubt before thee; and thou shalt fear day and night, and shalt have none assurance of thy life:
    Deuteronomy 28:66 Meaning
  • 67 In the morning thou shalt say, Would God it were even! and at even thou shalt say, Would God it were morning! for the fear of thine heart wherewith thou shalt fear, and for the sight of thine eyes which thou shalt see.
    Deuteronomy 28:67 Meaning
  • 68 And the Lord shall bring thee into Egypt again with ships, by the way whereof I spake unto thee, Thou shalt see it no more again: and there ye shall be sold unto your enemies for bondmen and bondwomen, and no man shall buy you.
    Deuteronomy 28:68 Meaning

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