Courage Bible Verses

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• Be Strong and Courageous

JOSHUA 1:9In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 9 Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the Lord thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.

DEUTERONOMY 31:76Verses in the Bible

• God Gives Us Power, Love and Self-Control

2 TIMOTHY 1:7In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 7 For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

• Be Watchful, Faithful and Strong

1 CORINTHIANS 16:13In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 13 Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong.

• Righteous Bold as Lions

PROVERBS 28:1In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 1 The wicked flee when no man pursueth: but the righteous are bold as a lion.

Enjoined Upon Joshua

DEUTERONOMY 31:7,8,22,23Verses in the Bible

  • 7 And Moses called unto Joshua, and said unto him in the sight of all Israel, Be strong and of a good courage: for thou must go with this people unto the land which the Lord hath sworn unto their fathers to give them; and thou shalt cause them to inherit it.
    Deuteronomy 31:7 Meaning
  • 8 And the Lord, he it is that doth go before thee; he will be with thee, he will not fail thee, neither forsake thee: fear not, neither be dismayed.
    Deuteronomy 31:8 Meaning
  • 23 And he gave Joshua the son of Nun a charge, and said, Be strong and of a good courage: for thou shalt bring the children of Israel into the land which I sware unto them: and I will be with thee.
    Deuteronomy 31:23 Meaning

JOSHUA 1:1-9Verses in the Bible

  • 1 Now after the death of Moses the servant of the Lord it came to pass, that the Lord spake unto Joshua the son of Nun, Moses' minister, saying,
    Joshua 1:1 Meaning
  • 2 Moses my servant is dead; now therefore arise, go over this Jordan, thou, and all this people, unto the land which I do give to them, even to the children of Israel.
    Joshua 1:2 Meaning
  • 3 Every place that the sole of your foot shall tread upon, that have I given unto you, as I said unto Moses.
    Joshua 1:3 Meaning
  • 4 From the wilderness and this Lebanon even unto the great river, the river Euphrates, all the land of the Hittites, and unto the great sea toward the going down of the sun, shall be your coast.
    Joshua 1:4 Meaning
  • 5 There shall not any man be able to stand before thee all the days of thy life: as I was with Moses, so I will be with thee: I will not fail thee, nor forsake thee.
    Joshua 1:5 Meaning
  • 6 Be strong and of a good courage: for unto this people shalt thou divide for an inheritance the land, which I sware unto their fathers to give them.
    Joshua 1:6 Meaning
  • 7 Only be thou strong and very courageous, that thou mayest observe to do according to all the law, which Moses my servant commanded thee: turn not from it to the right hand or to the left, that thou mayest prosper whithersoever thou goest.
    Joshua 1:7 Meaning
  • 8 This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth; but thou shalt meditate therein day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt have good success.
    Joshua 1:8 Meaning
  • 9 Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the Lord thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.
    Joshua 1:9 Meaning

The Israelites

LEVITICUS 26:6-8Verses in the Bible

  • 6 And I will give peace in the land, and ye shall lie down, and none shall make you afraid: and I will rid evil beasts out of the land, neither shall the sword go through your land.
    Leviticus 26:6 Meaning
  • 7 And ye shall chase your enemies, and they shall fall before you by the sword.
    Leviticus 26:7 Meaning
  • 8 And five of you shall chase an hundred, and an hundred of you shall put ten thousand to flight: and your enemies shall fall before you by the sword.
    Leviticus 26:8 Meaning

2 CHRONICLES 32:7,8Verses in the Bible

  • 7 Be strong and courageous, be not afraid nor dismayed for the king of Assyria, nor for all the multitude that is with him: for there be more with us than with him:
    2 Chronicles 32:7 Meaning
  • 8 With him is an arm of flesh; but with us is the Lord our God to help us, and to fight our battles. And the people rested themselves upon the words of Hezekiah king of Judah.
    2 Chronicles 32:8 Meaning

Solomon

1 CHRONICLES 22:13In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 13 Then shalt thou prosper, if thou takest heed to fulfil the statutes and judgments which the Lord charged Moses with concerning Israel: be strong, and of good courage; dread not, nor be dismayed.

1 CHRONICLES 28:20In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 20 And David said to Solomon his son, Be strong and of good courage, and do it: fear not, nor be dismayed: for the Lord God, even my God, will be with thee; he will not fail thee, nor forsake thee, until thou hast finished all the work for the service of the house of the Lord.

Asa

2 CHRONICLES 15:1-7Verses in the Bible

  • 1 And the Spirit of God came upon Azariah the son of Oded:
    2 Chronicles 15:1 Meaning
  • 2 And he went out to meet Asa, and said unto him, Hear ye me, Asa, and all Judah and Benjamin; The Lord is with you, while ye be with him; and if ye seek him, he will be found of you; but if ye forsake him, he will forsake you.
    2 Chronicles 15:2 Meaning
  • 3 Now for a long season Israel hath been without the true God, and without a teaching priest, and without law.
    2 Chronicles 15:3 Meaning
  • 4 But when they in their trouble did turn unto the Lord God of Israel, and sought him, he was found of them.
    2 Chronicles 15:4 Meaning
  • 5 And in those times there was no peace to him that went out, nor to him that came in, but great vexations were upon all the inhabitants of the countries.
    2 Chronicles 15:5 Meaning
  • 6 And nation was destroyed of nation, and city of city: for God did vex them with all adversity.
    2 Chronicles 15:6 Meaning
  • 7 Be ye strong therefore, and let not your hands be weak: for your work shall be rewarded.
    2 Chronicles 15:7 Meaning

Enjoined by Jehoshaphat Upon the Judicial and Executive Officers Be Appointed

2 CHRONICLES 19:11In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 11 And, behold, Amariah the chief priest is over you in all matters of the Lord; and Zebadiah the son of Ishmael, the ruler of the house of Judah, for all the king's matters: also the Levites shall be officers before you. Deal courageously, and the Lord shall be with the good.

Scriptures Relating to

PROVERBS 28:1In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 1 The wicked flee when no man pursueth: but the righteous are bold as a lion.

EZEKIEL 2:6In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 6 And thou, son of man, be not afraid of them, neither be afraid of their words, though briers and thorns be with thee, and thou dost dwell among scorpions: be not afraid of their words, nor be dismayed at their looks, though they be a rebellious house.

EZEKIEL 3:9In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 9 As an adamant harder than flint have I made thy forehead: fear them not, neither be dismayed at their looks, though they be a rebellious house.

1 CORINTHIANS 16:13In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 13 Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong.

PHILIPPIANS 1:27,28Verses in the Bible

  • 27 Only let your conversation be as it becometh the gospel of Christ: that whether I come and see you, or else be absent, I may hear of your affairs, that ye stand fast in one spirit, with one mind striving together for the faith of the gospel;
    Philippians 1:27 Meaning
  • 28 And in nothing terrified by your adversaries: which is to them an evident token of perdition, but to you of salvation, and that of God.
    Philippians 1:28 Meaning

2 TIMOTHY 1:7In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 7 For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

Instances of the Courage of Conviction



• Abraham, in Leaving His Fatherland

GENESIS 12:1-9Verses in the Bible

  • 1 Now the Lord had said unto Abram, Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father's house, unto a land that I will shew thee:
    Genesis 12:1 Meaning
  • 2 And I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing:
    Genesis 12:2 Meaning
  • 3 And I will bless them that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee: and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed.
    Genesis 12:3 Meaning
  • 4 So Abram departed, as the Lord had spoken unto him; and Lot went with him: and Abram was seventy and five years old when he departed out of Haran.
    Genesis 12:4 Meaning
  • 5 And Abram took Sarai his wife, and Lot his brother's son, and all their substance that they had gathered, and the souls that they had gotten in Haran; and they went forth to go into the land of Canaan; and into the land of Canaan they came.
    Genesis 12:5 Meaning
  • 6 And Abram passed through the land unto the place of Sichem, unto the plain of Moreh. And the Canaanite was then in the land.
    Genesis 12:6 Meaning
  • 7 And the Lord appeared unto Abram, and said, Unto thy seed will I give this land: and there builded he an altar unto the Lord, who appeared unto him.
    Genesis 12:7 Meaning
  • 8 And he removed from thence unto a mountain on the east of Beth-el, and pitched his tent, having Beth-el on the west, and Hai on the east: and there he builded an altar unto the Lord, and called upon the name of the Lord.
    Genesis 12:8 Meaning
  • 9 And Abram journeyed, going on still toward the south.
    Genesis 12:9 Meaning

• In Offering Isaac

GENESIS 22:1-14Verses in the Bible

  • 1 And it came to pass after these things, that God did tempt Abraham, and said unto him, Abraham: and he said, Behold, here I am.
    Genesis 22:1 Meaning
  • 2 And he said, Take now thy son, thine only son Isaac, whom thou lovest, and get thee into the land of Moriah; and offer him there for a burnt offering upon one of the mountains which I will tell thee of.
    Genesis 22:2 Meaning
  • 3 And Abraham rose up early in the morning, and saddled his ass, and took two of his young men with him, and Isaac his son, and clave the wood for the burnt offering, and rose up, and went unto the place of which God had told him.
    Genesis 22:3 Meaning
  • 4 Then on the third day Abraham lifted up his eyes, and saw the place afar off.
    Genesis 22:4 Meaning
  • 5 And Abraham said unto his young men, Abide ye here with the ass; and I and the lad will go yonder and worship, and come again to you.
    Genesis 22:5 Meaning
  • 6 And Abraham took the wood of the burnt offering, and laid it upon Isaac his son; and he took the fire in his hand, and a knife; and they went both of them together.
    Genesis 22:6 Meaning
  • 7 And Isaac spake unto Abraham his father, and said, My father: and he said, Here am I, my son. And he said, Behold the fire and the wood: but where is the lamb for a burnt offering?
    Genesis 22:7 Meaning
  • 8 And Abraham said, My son, God will provide himself a lamb for a burnt offering: so they went both of them together.
    Genesis 22:8 Meaning
  • 9 And they came to the place which God had told him of; and Abraham built an altar there, and laid the wood in order, and bound Isaac his son, and laid him on the altar upon the wood.
    Genesis 22:9 Meaning
  • 10 And Abraham stretched forth his hand, and took the knife to slay his son.
    Genesis 22:10 Meaning
  • 11 And the angel of the Lord called unto him out of heaven, and said, Abraham, Abraham: and he said, Here am I.
    Genesis 22:11 Meaning
  • 12 And he said, Lay not thine hand upon the lad, neither do thou any thing unto him: for now I know that thou fearest God, seeing thou hast not withheld thy son, thine only son from me.
    Genesis 22:12 Meaning
  • 13 And Abraham lifted up his eyes, and looked, and behold behind him a ram caught in a thicket by his horns: and Abraham went and took the ram, and offered him up for a burnt offering in the stead of his son.
    Genesis 22:13 Meaning
  • 14 And Abraham called the name of that place Jehovah-jireh: as it is said to this day, In the mount of the Lord it shall be seen.
    Genesis 22:14 Meaning

• Gideon, in Destroying the Altar of Baal

JUDGES 6:25-31Verses in the Bible

  • 25 And it came to pass the same night, that the Lord said unto him, Take thy father's young bullock, even the second bullock of seven years old, and throw down the altar of Baal that thy father hath, and cut down the grove that is by it:
    Judges 6:25 Meaning
  • 26 And build an altar unto the Lord thy God upon the top of this rock, in the ordered place, and take the second bullock, and offer a burnt sacrifice with the wood of the grove which thou shalt cut down.
    Judges 6:26 Meaning
  • 27 Then Gideon took ten men of his servants, and did as the Lord had said unto him: and so it was, because he feared his father's household, and the men of the city, that he could not do it by day, that he did it by night.
    Judges 6:27 Meaning
  • 28 And when the men of the city arose early in the morning, behold, the altar of Baal was cast down, and the grove was cut down that was by it, and the second bullock was offered upon the altar that was built.
    Judges 6:28 Meaning
  • 29 And they said one to another, Who hath done this thing? And when they inquired and asked, they said, Gideon the son of Joash hath done this thing.
    Judges 6:29 Meaning
  • 30 Then the men of the city said unto Joash, Bring out thy son, that he may die: because he hath cast down the altar of Baal, and because he hath cut down the grove that was by it.
    Judges 6:30 Meaning
  • 31 And Joash said unto all that stood against him, Will ye plead for Baal? will ye save him? he that will plead for him, let him be put to death whilst it is yet morning: if he be a god, let him plead for himself, because one hath cast down his altar.
    Judges 6:31 Meaning

• Ezra, in Undertaking the Perilous Journey from Babylon to Palestine Without a Guard

EZRA 8:22,23Verses in the Bible

  • 22 For I was ashamed to require of the king a band of soldiers and horsemen to help us against the enemy in the way: because we had spoken unto the king, saying, The hand of our God is upon all them for good that seek him; but his power and his wrath is against all them that forsake him.
    Ezra 8:22 Meaning
  • 23 So we fasted and besought our God for this: and he was intreated of us.
    Ezra 8:23 Meaning

• The Jews, in Returning Answer to Tatnai

EZRA 5:11In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 11 And thus they returned us answer, saying, We are the servants of the God of heaven and earth, and build the house that was builded these many years ago, which a great king of Israel builded and set up.

• The Three Hebrews, Who Refused to Bow Down to the Image of Nebuchadnezzar

DANIEL 3:16-18Verses in the Bible

  • 16 Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego, answered and said to the king, O Nebuchadnezzar, we are not careful to answer thee in this matter.
    Daniel 3:16 Meaning
  • 17 If it be so, our God whom we serve is able to deliver us from the burning fiery furnace, and he will deliver us out of thine hand, O king.
    Daniel 3:17 Meaning
  • 18 But if not, be it known unto thee, O king, that we will not serve thy gods, nor worship the golden image which thou hast set up.
    Daniel 3:18 Meaning

• Daniel, in Persisting in Prayer Regardless of the Edict Against Praying

DANIEL 6:10In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 10 Now when Daniel knew that the writing was signed, he went into his house; and his windows being open in his chamber toward Jerusalem, he kneeled upon his knees three times a day, and prayed, and gave thanks before his God, as he did aforetime.

• Peter and John, in Refusing to Obey Men, Rather Than God

ACTS 4:19In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 19 But Peter and John answered and said unto them, Whether it be right in the sight of God to hearken unto you more than unto God, judge ye.

ACTS 5:29In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 29 Then Peter and the other apostles answered and said, We ought to obey God rather than men.

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Instances of Personal Bravery



• Joshua and Caleb, in Advising That Israel Go at Once and Possess the Land

NUMBERS 13:30In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 30 And Caleb stilled the people before Moses, and said, Let us go up at once, and possess it; for we are well able to overcome it.

NUMBERS 14:6-12Verses in the Bible

  • 6 And Joshua the son of Nun, and Caleb the son of Jephunneh, which were of them that searched the land, rent their clothes:
    Numbers 14:6 Meaning
  • 7 And they spake unto all the company of the children of Israel, saying, The land, which we passed through to search it, is an exceeding good land.
    Numbers 14:7 Meaning
  • 8 If the Lord delight in us, then he will bring us into this land, and give it us; a land which floweth with milk and honey.
    Numbers 14:8 Meaning
  • 9 Only rebel not ye against the Lord, neither fear ye the people of the land; for they are bread for us: their defence is departed from them, and the Lord is with us: fear them not.
    Numbers 14:9 Meaning
  • 10 But all the congregation bade stone them with stones. And the glory of the Lord appeared in the tabernacle of the congregation before all the children of Israel.
    Numbers 14:10 Meaning
  • 11 And the Lord said unto Moses, How long will this people provoke me? and how long will it be ere they believe me, for all the signs which I have shewed among them?
    Numbers 14:11 Meaning
  • 12 I will smite them with the pestilence, and disinherit them, and will make of thee a greater nation and mightier than they.
    Numbers 14:12 Meaning

• Othniel, in Striking Kirjath-Sepher

JOSHUA 15:16,17Verses in the Bible

  • 16 And Caleb said, He that smiteth Kirjath-sepher, and taketh it, to him will I give Achsah my daughter to wife.
    Joshua 15:16 Meaning
  • 17 And Othniel the son of Kenaz, the brother of Caleb, took it: and he gave him Achsah his daughter to wife.
    Joshua 15:17 Meaning

• Gideon, in Attacking the Confederate Armies of the Midianites and Amalekites With Three Hundred Men

JUDGES 7:7-23Verses in the Bible

  • 7 And the Lord said unto Gideon, By the three hundred men that lapped will I save you, and deliver the Midianites into thine hand: and let all the other people go every man unto his place.
    Judges 7:7 Meaning
  • 8 So the people took victuals in their hand, and their trumpets: and he sent all the rest of Israel every man unto his tent, and retained those three hundred men: and the host of Midian was beneath him in the valley.
    Judges 7:8 Meaning
  • 9 And it came to pass the same night, that the Lord said unto him, Arise, get thee down unto the host; for I have delivered it into thine hand.
    Judges 7:9 Meaning
  • 10 But if thou fear to go down, go thou with Phurah thy servant down to the host:
    Judges 7:10 Meaning
  • 11 And thou shalt hear what they say; and afterward shall thine hands be strengthened to go down unto the host. Then went he down with Phurah his servant unto the outside of the armed men that were in the host.
    Judges 7:11 Meaning
  • 12 And the Midianites and the Amalekites and all the children of the east lay along in the valley like grasshoppers for multitude; and their camels were without number, as the sand by the sea side for multitude.
    Judges 7:12 Meaning
  • 13 And when Gideon was come, behold, there was a man that told a dream unto his fellow, and said, Behold, I dreamed a dream, and, lo, a cake of barley bread tumbled into the host of Midian, and came unto a tent, and smote it that it fell, and overturned it, that the tent lay along.
    Judges 7:13 Meaning
  • 14 And his fellow answered and said, This is nothing else save the sword of Gideon the son of Joash, a man of Israel: for into his hand hath God delivered Midian, and all the host.
    Judges 7:14 Meaning
  • 15 And it was so, when Gideon heard the telling of the dream, and the interpretation thereof, that he worshipped, and returned into the host of Israel, and said, Arise; for the Lord hath delivered into your hand the host of Midian.
    Judges 7:15 Meaning
  • 16 And he divided the three hundred men into three companies, and he put a trumpet in every man's hand, with empty pitchers, and lamps within the pitchers.
    Judges 7:16 Meaning
  • 17 And he said unto them, Look on me, and do likewise: and, behold, when I come to the outside of the camp, it shall be that, as I do, so shall ye do.
    Judges 7:17 Meaning
  • 18 When I blow with a trumpet, I and all that are with me, then blow ye the trumpets also on every side of all the camp, and say, The sword of the Lord, and of Gideon.
    Judges 7:18 Meaning
  • 19 So Gideon, and the hundred men that were with him, came unto the outside of the camp in the beginning of the middle watch; and they had but newly set the watch: and they blew the trumpets, and brake the pitchers that were in their hands.
    Judges 7:19 Meaning
  • 20 And the three companies blew the trumpets, and brake the pitchers, and held the lamps in their left hands, and the trumpets in their right hands to blow withal: and they cried, The sword of the Lord, and of Gideon.
    Judges 7:20 Meaning
  • 21 And they stood every man in his place round about the camp: and all the host ran, and cried, and fled.
    Judges 7:21 Meaning
  • 22 And the three hundred blew the trumpets, and the Lord set every man's sword against his fellow, even throughout all the host: and the host fled to Beth-shittah in Zererath, and to the border of Abel-meholah, unto Tabbath.
    Judges 7:22 Meaning
  • 23 And the men of Israel gathered themselves together out of Naphtali, and out of Asher, and out of all Manasseh, and pursued after the Midianites.
    Judges 7:23 Meaning

• Deborah, in Leading Israel's Armies

JUDGES 4Verses in the Bible

  • 1 And the children of Israel again did evil in the sight of the Lord, when Ehud was dead.
    Judges 4:1 Meaning
  • 2 And the Lord sold them into the hand of Jabin king of Canaan, that reigned in Hazor; the captain of whose host was Sisera, which dwelt in Harosheth of the Gentiles.
    Judges 4:2 Meaning
  • 3 And the children of Israel cried unto the Lord: for he had nine hundred chariots of iron; and twenty years he mightily oppressed the children of Israel.
    Judges 4:3 Meaning
  • 4 And Deborah, a prophetess, the wife of Lapidoth, she judged Israel at that time.
    Judges 4:4 Meaning
  • 5 And she dwelt under the palm tree of Deborah between Ramah and Beth-el in mount Ephraim: and the children of Israel came up to her for judgment.
    Judges 4:5 Meaning
  • 6 And she sent and called Barak the son of Abinoam out of Kedesh-naphtali, and said unto him, Hath not the Lord God of Israel commanded, saying, Go and draw toward mount Tabor, and take with thee ten thousand men of the children of Naphtali and of the children of Zebulun?
    Judges 4:6 Meaning
  • 7 And I will draw unto thee to the river Kishon Sisera, the captain of Jabin's army, with his chariots and his multitude; and I will deliver him into thine hand.
    Judges 4:7 Meaning
  • 8 And Barak said unto her, If thou wilt go with me, then I will go: but if thou wilt not go with me, then I will not go.
    Judges 4:8 Meaning
  • 9 And she said, I will surely go with thee: notwithstanding the journey that thou takest shall not be for thine honour; for the Lord shall sell Sisera into the hand of a woman. And Deborah arose, and went with Barak to Kedesh.
    Judges 4:9 Meaning
  • 10 And Barak called Zebulun and Naphtali to Kedesh; and he went up with ten thousand men at his feet: and Deborah went up with him.
    Judges 4:10 Meaning
  • 11 Now Heber the Kenite, which was of the children of Hobab the father in law of Moses, had severed himself from the Kenites, and pitched his tent unto the plain of Zaanaim, which is by Kedesh.
    Judges 4:11 Meaning
  • 12 And they shewed Sisera that Barak the son of Abinoam was gone up to mount Tabor.
    Judges 4:12 Meaning
  • 13 And Sisera gathered together all his chariots, even nine hundred chariots of iron, and all the people that were with him, from Harosheth of the Gentiles unto the river of Kishon.
    Judges 4:13 Meaning
  • 14 And Deborah said unto Barak, Up; for this is the day in which the Lord hath delivered Sisera into thine hand: is not the Lord gone out before thee? So Barak went down from mount Tabor, and ten thousand men after him.
    Judges 4:14 Meaning
  • 15 And the Lord discomfited Sisera, and all his chariots, and all his host, with the edge of the sword before Barak; so that Sisera lighted down off his chariot, and fled away on his feet.
    Judges 4:15 Meaning
  • 16 But Barak pursued after the chariots, and after the host, unto Harosheth of the Gentiles: and all the host of Sisera fell upon the edge of the sword; and there was not a man left.
    Judges 4:16 Meaning
  • 17 Howbeit Sisera fled away on his feet to the tent of Jael the wife of Heber the Kenite: for there was peace between Jabin the king of Hazor and the house of Heber the Kenite.
    Judges 4:17 Meaning
  • 18 And Jael went out to meet Sisera, and said unto him, Turn in, my lord, turn in to me; fear not. And when he had turned in unto her into the tent, she covered him with a mantle.
    Judges 4:18 Meaning
  • 19 And he said unto her, Give me, I pray thee, a little water to drink; for I am thirsty. And she opened a bottle of milk, and gave him drink, and covered him.
    Judges 4:19 Meaning
  • 20 Again he said unto her, Stand in the door of the tent, and it shall be, when any man doth come and inquire of thee, and say, Is there any man here? that thou shalt say, No.
    Judges 4:20 Meaning
  • 21 Then Jael Heber's wife took a nail of the tent, and took an hammer in her hand, and went softly unto him, and smote the nail into his temples, and fastened it into the ground: for he was fast asleep and weary. So he died.
    Judges 4:21 Meaning
  • 22 And, behold, as Barak pursued Sisera, Jael came out to meet him, and said unto him, Come, and I will shew thee the man whom thou seekest. And when he came into her tent, behold, Sisera lay dead, and the nail was in his temples.
    Judges 4:22 Meaning
  • 23 So God subdued on that day Jabin the king of Canaan before the children of Israel.
    Judges 4:23 Meaning
  • 24 And the hand of the children of Israel prospered, and prevailed against Jabin the king of Canaan, until they had destroyed Jabin king of Canaan.
    Judges 4:24 Meaning

• Jael, in Killing Sisera

JUDGES 4:18-22Verses in the Bible

  • 18 And Jael went out to meet Sisera, and said unto him, Turn in, my lord, turn in to me; fear not. And when he had turned in unto her into the tent, she covered him with a mantle.
    Judges 4:18 Meaning
  • 19 And he said unto her, Give me, I pray thee, a little water to drink; for I am thirsty. And she opened a bottle of milk, and gave him drink, and covered him.
    Judges 4:19 Meaning
  • 20 Again he said unto her, Stand in the door of the tent, and it shall be, when any man doth come and inquire of thee, and say, Is there any man here? that thou shalt say, No.
    Judges 4:20 Meaning
  • 21 Then Jael Heber's wife took a nail of the tent, and took an hammer in her hand, and went softly unto him, and smote the nail into his temples, and fastened it into the ground: for he was fast asleep and weary. So he died.
    Judges 4:21 Meaning
  • 22 And, behold, as Barak pursued Sisera, Jael came out to meet him, and said unto him, Come, and I will shew thee the man whom thou seekest. And when he came into her tent, behold, Sisera lay dead, and the nail was in his temples.
    Judges 4:22 Meaning

• Agag, in the Indifference With Which He Faced Death

1 SAMUEL 15:32,33Verses in the Bible

  • 32 Then said Samuel, Bring ye hither to me Agag the king of the Amalekites. And Agag came unto him delicately. And Agag said, Surely the bitterness of death is past.
    1 Samuel 15:32 Meaning
  • 33 And Samuel said, As thy sword hath made women childless, so shall thy mother be childless among women. And Samuel hewed Agag in pieces before the Lord in Gilgal.
    1 Samuel 15:33 Meaning

• David, in Killing Goliath

1 SAMUEL 17:32-50Verses in the Bible

  • 32 And David said to Saul, Let no man's heart fail because of him; thy servant will go and fight with this Philistine.
    1 Samuel 17:32 Meaning
  • 33 And Saul said to David, Thou art not able to go against this Philistine to fight with him: for thou art but a youth, and he a man of war from his youth.
    1 Samuel 17:33 Meaning
  • 34 And David said unto Saul, Thy servant kept his father's sheep, and there came a lion, and a bear, and took a lamb out of the flock:
    1 Samuel 17:34 Meaning
  • 35 And I went out after him, and smote him, and delivered it out of his mouth: and when he arose against me, I caught him by his beard, and smote him, and slew him.
    1 Samuel 17:35 Meaning
  • 36 Thy servant slew both the lion and the bear: and this uncircumcised Philistine shall be as one of them, seeing he hath defied the armies of the living God.
    1 Samuel 17:36 Meaning
  • 37 David said moreover, The Lord that delivered me out of the paw of the lion, and out of the paw of the bear, he will deliver me out of the hand of this Philistine. And Saul said unto David, Go, and the Lord be with thee.
    1 Samuel 17:37 Meaning
  • 38 And Saul armed David with his armour, and he put an helmet of brass upon his head; also he armed him with a coat of mail.
    1 Samuel 17:38 Meaning
  • 39 And David girded his sword upon his armour, and he assayed to go; for he had not proved it. And David said unto Saul, I cannot go with these; for I have not proved them. And David put them off him.
    1 Samuel 17:39 Meaning
  • 40 And he took his staff in his hand, and chose him five smooth stones out of the brook, and put them in a shepherd's bag which he had, even in a scrip; and his sling was in his hand: and he drew near to the Philistine.
    1 Samuel 17:40 Meaning
  • 41 And the Philistine came on and drew near unto David; and the man that bare the shield went before him.
    1 Samuel 17:41 Meaning
  • 42 And when the Philistine looked about, and saw David, he disdained him: for he was but a youth, and ruddy, and of a fair countenance.
    1 Samuel 17:42 Meaning
  • 43 And the Philistine said unto David, Am I a dog, that thou comest to me with staves? And the Philistine cursed David by his gods.
    1 Samuel 17:43 Meaning
  • 44 And the Philistine said to David, Come to me, and I will give thy flesh unto the fowls of the air, and to the beasts of the field.
    1 Samuel 17:44 Meaning
  • 45 Then said David to the Philistine, Thou comest to me with a sword, and with a spear, and with a shield: but I come to thee in the name of the Lord of hosts, the God of the armies of Israel, whom thou hast defied.
    1 Samuel 17:45 Meaning
  • 46 This day will the Lord deliver thee into mine hand; and I will smite thee, and take thine head from thee; and I will give the carcases of the host of the Philistines this day unto the fowls of the air, and to the wild beasts of the earth; that all the earth may know that there is a God in Israel.
    1 Samuel 17:46 Meaning
  • 47 And all this assembly shall know that the Lord saveth not with sword and spear: for the battle is the Lord's, and he will give you into our hands.
    1 Samuel 17:47 Meaning
  • 48 And it came to pass, when the Philistine arose, and came and drew nigh to meet David, that David hasted, and ran toward the army to meet the Philistine.
    1 Samuel 17:48 Meaning
  • 49 And David put his hand in his bag, and took thence a stone, and slang it, and smote the Philistine in his forehead, that the stone sunk into his forehead; and he fell upon his face to the earth.
    1 Samuel 17:49 Meaning
  • 50 So David prevailed over the Philistine with a sling and with a stone, and smote the Philistine, and slew him; but there was no sword in the hand of David.
    1 Samuel 17:50 Meaning

• In Entering Into the Tent of Saul, and Carrying Away Saul's Spear

1 SAMUEL 26:7-12Verses in the Bible

  • 7 So David and Abishai came to the people by night: and, behold, Saul lay sleeping within the trench, and his spear stuck in the ground at his bolster: but Abner and the people lay round about him.
    1 Samuel 26:7 Meaning
  • 8 Then said Abishai to David, God hath delivered thine enemy into thine hand this day: now therefore let me smite him, I pray thee, with the spear even to the earth at once, and I will not smite him the second time.
    1 Samuel 26:8 Meaning
  • 9 And David said to Abishai, Destroy him not: for who can stretch forth his hand against the Lord's anointed, and be guiltless?
    1 Samuel 26:9 Meaning
  • 10 David said furthermore, As the Lord liveth, the Lord shall smite him; or his day shall come to die; or he shall descend into battle, and perish.
    1 Samuel 26:10 Meaning
  • 11 The Lord forbid that I should stretch forth mine hand against the Lord's anointed: but, I pray thee, take thou now the spear that is at his bolster, and the cruse of water, and let us go.
    1 Samuel 26:11 Meaning
  • 12 So David took the spear and the cruse of water from Saul's bolster; and they gat them away, and no man saw it, nor knew it, neither awaked: for they were all asleep; because a deep sleep from the Lord was fallen upon them.
    1 Samuel 26:12 Meaning

• David's Captains

2 SAMUEL 23Verses in the Bible

  • 1 Now these be the last words of David. David the son of Jesse said, and the man who was raised up on high, the anointed of the God of Jacob, and the sweet psalmist of Israel, said,
    2 Samuel 23:1 Meaning
  • 2 The Spirit of the Lord spake by me, and his word was in my tongue.
    2 Samuel 23:2 Meaning
  • 3 The God of Israel said, the Rock of Israel spake to me, He that ruleth over men must be just, ruling in the fear of God.
    2 Samuel 23:3 Meaning
  • 4 And he shall be as the light of the morning, when the sun riseth, even a morning without clouds; as the tender grass springing out of the earth by clear shining after rain.
    2 Samuel 23:4 Meaning
  • 5 Although my house be not so with God; yet he hath made with me an everlasting covenant, ordered in all things, and sure: for this is all my salvation, and all my desire, although he make it not to grow.
    2 Samuel 23:5 Meaning
  • 6 But the sons of Belial shall be all of them as thorns thrust away, because they cannot be taken with hands:
    2 Samuel 23:6 Meaning
  • 7 But the man that shall touch them must be fenced with iron and the staff of a spear; and they shall be utterly burned with fire in the same place.
    2 Samuel 23:7 Meaning
  • 8 These be the names of the mighty men whom David had: The Tachmonite that sat in the seat, chief among the captains; the same was Adino the Eznite: he lift up his spear against eight hundred, whom he slew at one time.
    2 Samuel 23:8 Meaning
  • 9 And after him was Eleazar the son of Dodo the Ahohite, one of the three mighty men with David, when they defied the Philistines that were there gathered together to battle, and the men of Israel were gone away:
    2 Samuel 23:9 Meaning
  • 10 He arose, and smote the Philistines until his hand was weary, and his hand clave unto the sword: and the Lord wrought a great victory that day; and the people returned after him only to spoil.
    2 Samuel 23:10 Meaning
  • 11 And after him was Shammah the son of Agee the Hararite. And the Philistines were gathered together into a troop, where was a piece of ground full of lentiles: and the people fled from the Philistines.
    2 Samuel 23:11 Meaning
  • 12 But he stood in the midst of the ground, and defended it, and slew the Philistines: and the Lord wrought a great victory.
    2 Samuel 23:12 Meaning
  • 13 And three of the thirty chief went down, and came to David in the harvest time unto the cave of Adullam: and the troop of the Philistines pitched in the valley of Rephaim.
    2 Samuel 23:13 Meaning
  • 14 And David was then in an hold, and the garrison of the Philistines was then in Bethlehem.
    2 Samuel 23:14 Meaning
  • 15 And David longed, and said, Oh that one would give me drink of the water of the well of Bethlehem, which is by the gate!
    2 Samuel 23:15 Meaning
  • 16 And the three mighty men brake through the host of the Philistines, and drew water out of the well of Bethlehem, that was by the gate, and took it, and brought it to David: nevertheless he would not drink thereof, but poured it out unto the Lord.
    2 Samuel 23:16 Meaning
  • 17 And he said, Be it far from me, O Lord, that I should do this: is not this the blood of the men that went in jeopardy of their lives? therefore he would not drink it. These things did these three mighty men.
    2 Samuel 23:17 Meaning
  • 18 And Abishai, the brother of Joab, the son of Zeruiah, was chief among three. And he lifted up his spear against three hundred, and slew them, and had the name among three.
    2 Samuel 23:18 Meaning
  • 19 Was he not most honourable of three? therefore he was their captain: howbeit he attained not unto the first three.
    2 Samuel 23:19 Meaning
  • 20 And Benaiah the son of Jehoiada, the son of a valiant man, of Kabzeel, who had done many acts, he slew two lionlike men of Moab: he went down also and slew a lion in the midst of a pit in time of snow:
    2 Samuel 23:20 Meaning
  • 21 And he slew an Egyptian, a goodly man: and the Egyptian had a spear in his hand; but he went down to him with a staff, and plucked the spear out of the Egyptian's hand, and slew him with his own spear.
    2 Samuel 23:21 Meaning
  • 22 These things did Benaiah the son of Jehoiada, and had the name among three mighty men.
    2 Samuel 23:22 Meaning
  • 23 He was more honourable than the thirty, but he attained not to the first three. And David set him over his guard.
    2 Samuel 23:23 Meaning
  • 24 Asahel the brother of Joab was one of the thirty; Elhanan the son of Dodo of Bethlehem,
    2 Samuel 23:24 Meaning
  • 25 Shammah the Harodite, Elika the Harodite,
    2 Samuel 23:25 Meaning
  • 26 Helez the Paltite, Ira the son of Ikkesh the Tekoite,
    2 Samuel 23:26 Meaning
  • 27 Abiezer the Anethothite, Mebunnai the Hushathite,
    2 Samuel 23:27 Meaning
  • 28 Zalmon the Ahohite, Maharai the Netophathite,
    2 Samuel 23:28 Meaning
  • 29 Heleb the son of Baanah, a Netophathite, Ittai the son of Ribai out of Gibeah of the children of Benjamin,
    2 Samuel 23:29 Meaning
  • 30 Benaiah the Pirathonite, Hiddai of the brooks of Gaash,
    2 Samuel 23:30 Meaning
  • 31 Abi-albon the Arbathite, Azmaveth the Barhumite,
    2 Samuel 23:31 Meaning
  • 32 Eliahba the Shaalbonite, of the sons of Jashen, Jonathan,
    2 Samuel 23:32 Meaning
  • 33 Shammah the Hararite, Ahiam the son of Sharar the Hararite,
    2 Samuel 23:33 Meaning
  • 34 Eliphelet the son of Ahasbai, the son of the Maachathite, Eliam the son of Ahithophel the Gilonite,
    2 Samuel 23:34 Meaning
  • 35 Hezrai the Carmelite, Paarai the Arbite,
    2 Samuel 23:35 Meaning
  • 36 Igal the son of Nathan of Zobah, Bani the Gadite,
    2 Samuel 23:36 Meaning
  • 37 Zelek the Ammonite, Naharai the Beerothite, armourbearer to Joab the son of Zeruiah,
    2 Samuel 23:37 Meaning
  • 38 Ira an Ithrite, Gareb an Ithrite,
    2 Samuel 23:38 Meaning
  • 39 Uriah the Hittite: thirty and seven in all.
    2 Samuel 23:39 Meaning

• Joab, in Reproving King David

2 SAMUEL 19:5-7Verses in the Bible

  • 5 And Joab came into the house to the king, and said, Thou hast shamed this day the faces of all thy servants, which this day have saved thy life, and the lives of thy sons and of thy daughters, and the lives of thy wives, and the lives of thy concubines;
    2 Samuel 19:5 Meaning
  • 6 In that thou lovest thine enemies, and hatest thy friends. For thou hast declared this day, that thou regardest neither princes nor servants: for this day I perceive, that if Absalom had lived, and all we had died this day, then it had pleased thee well.
    2 Samuel 19:6 Meaning
  • 7 Now therefore arise, go forth, and speak comfortably unto thy servants: for I swear by the Lord, if thou go not forth, there will not tarry one with thee this night: and that will be worse unto thee than all the evil that befell thee from thy youth until now.
    2 Samuel 19:7 Meaning

• Nehemiah, in Refusing to Take Refuge in the Temple

NEHEMIAH 6:10-13Verses in the Bible

  • 10 Afterward I came unto the house of Shemaiah the son of Delaiah the son of Mehetabeel, who was shut up; and he said, Let us meet together in the house of God, within the temple, and let us shut the doors of the temple: for they will come to slay thee; yea, in the night will they come to slay thee.
    Nehemiah 6:10 Meaning
  • 11 And I said, Should such a man as I flee? and who is there, that, being as I am, would go into the temple to save his life? I will not go in.
    Nehemiah 6:11 Meaning
  • 12 And, lo, I perceived that God had not sent him; but that he pronounced this prophecy against me: for Tobiah and Sanballat had hired him.
    Nehemiah 6:12 Meaning
  • 13 Therefore was he hired, that I should be afraid, and do so, and sin, and that they might have matter for an evil report, that they might reproach me.
    Nehemiah 6:13 Meaning

• Esther, in Going to the King to Save Her People

ESTHER 4:8,16Verses in the Bible

  • 8 Also he gave him the copy of the writing of the decree that was given at Shushan to destroy them, to shew it unto Esther, and to declare it unto her, and to charge her that she should go in unto the king, to make supplication unto him, and to make request before him for her people.
    Esther 4:8 Meaning
  • 16 Go, gather together all the Jews that are present in Shushan, and fast ye for me, and neither eat nor drink three days, night or day: I also and my maidens will fast likewise; and so will I go in unto the king, which is not according to the law: and if I perish, I perish.
    Esther 4:16 Meaning

ESTHER 5Verses in the Bible

  • 1 Now it came to pass on the third day, that Esther put on her royal apparel, and stood in the inner court of the king's house, over against the king's house: and the king sat upon his royal throne in the royal house, over against the gate of the house.
    Esther 5:1 Meaning
  • 2 And it was so, when the king saw Esther the queen standing in the court, that she obtained favour in his sight: and the king held out to Esther the golden sceptre that was in his hand. So Esther drew near, and touched the top of the sceptre.
    Esther 5:2 Meaning
  • 3 Then said the king unto her, What wilt thou, queen Esther? and what is thy request? it shall be even given thee to the half of the kingdom.
    Esther 5:3 Meaning
  • 4 And Esther answered, If it seem good unto the king, let the king and Haman come this day unto the banquet that I have prepared for him.
    Esther 5:4 Meaning
  • 5 Then the king said, Cause Haman to make haste, that he may do as Esther hath said. So the king and Haman came to the banquet that Esther had prepared.
    Esther 5:5 Meaning
  • 6 And the king said unto Esther at the banquet of wine, What is thy petition? and it shall be granted thee: and what is thy request? even to the half of the kingdom it shall be performed.
    Esther 5:6 Meaning
  • 7 Then answered Esther, and said, My petition and my request is;
    Esther 5:7 Meaning
  • 8 If I have found favour in the sight of the king, and if it please the king to grant my petition, and to perform my request, let the king and Haman come to the banquet that I shall prepare for them, and I will do to morrow as the king hath said.
    Esther 5:8 Meaning
  • 9 Then went Haman forth that day joyful and with a glad heart: but when Haman saw Mordecai in the king's gate, that he stood not up, nor moved for him, he was full of indignation against Mordecai.
    Esther 5:9 Meaning
  • 10 Nevertheless Haman refrained himself: and when he came home, he sent and called for his friends, and Zeresh his wife.
    Esther 5:10 Meaning
  • 11 And Haman told them of the glory of his riches, and the multitude of his children, and all the things wherein the king had promoted him, and how he had advanced him above the princes and servants of the king.
    Esther 5:11 Meaning
  • 12 Haman said moreover, Yea, Esther the queen did let no man come in with the king unto the banquet that she had prepared but myself; and to morrow am I invited unto her also with the king.
    Esther 5:12 Meaning
  • 13 Yet all this availeth me nothing, so long as I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate.
    Esther 5:13 Meaning
  • 14 Then said Zeresh his wife and all his friends unto him, Let a gallows be made of fifty cubits high, and to morrow speak thou unto the king that Mordecai may be hanged thereon: then go thou in merrily with the king unto the banquet. And the thing pleased Haman; and he caused the gallows to be made.
    Esther 5:14 Meaning

ESTHER 6Verses in the Bible

  • 1 On that night could not the king sleep, and he commanded to bring the book of records of the chronicles; and they were read before the king.
    Esther 6:1 Meaning
  • 2 And it was found written, that Mordecai had told of Bigthana and Teresh, two of the king's chamberlains, the keepers of the door, who sought to lay hand on the king Ahasuerus.
    Esther 6:2 Meaning
  • 3 And the king said, What honour and dignity hath been done to Mordecai for this? Then said the king's servants that ministered unto him, There is nothing done for him.
    Esther 6:3 Meaning
  • 4 And the king said, Who is in the court? Now Haman was come into the outward court of the king's house, to speak unto the king to hang Mordecai on the gallows that he had prepared for him.
    Esther 6:4 Meaning
  • 5 And the king's servants said unto him, Behold, Haman standeth in the court. And the king said, Let him come in.
    Esther 6:5 Meaning
  • 6 So Haman came in. And the king said unto him, What shall be done unto the man whom the king delighteth to honour? Now Haman thought in his heart, To whom would the king delight to do honour more than to myself?
    Esther 6:6 Meaning
  • 7 And Haman answered the king, For the man whom the king delighteth to honour,
    Esther 6:7 Meaning
  • 8 Let the royal apparel be brought which the king useth to wear, and the horse that the king rideth upon, and the crown royal which is set upon his head:
    Esther 6:8 Meaning
  • 9 And let this apparel and horse be delivered to the hand of one of the king's most noble princes, that they may array the man withal whom the king delighteth to honour, and bring him on horseback through the street of the city, and proclaim before him, Thus shall it be done to the man whom the king delighteth to honour.
    Esther 6:9 Meaning
  • 10 Then the king said to Haman, Make haste, and take the apparel and the horse, as thou hast said, and do even so to Mordecai the Jew, that sitteth at the king's gate: let nothing fail of all that thou hast spoken.
    Esther 6:10 Meaning
  • 11 Then took Haman the apparel and the horse, and arrayed Mordecai, and brought him on horseback through the street of the city, and proclaimed before him, Thus shall it be done unto the man whom the king delighteth to honour.
    Esther 6:11 Meaning
  • 12 And Mordecai came again to the king's gate. But Haman hasted to his house mourning, and having his head covered.
    Esther 6:12 Meaning
  • 13 And Haman told Zeresh his wife and all his friends every thing that had befallen him. Then said his wise men and Zeresh his wife unto him, If Mordecai be of the seed of the Jews, before whom thou hast begun to fall, thou shalt not prevail against him, but shalt surely fall before him.
    Esther 6:13 Meaning
  • 14 And while they were yet talking with him, came the king's chamberlains, and hasted to bring Haman unto the banquet that Esther had prepared.
    Esther 6:14 Meaning

ESTHER 7Verses in the Bible

  • 1 So the king and Haman came to banquet with Esther the queen.
    Esther 7:1 Meaning
  • 2 And the king said again unto Esther on the second day at the banquet of wine, What is thy petition, queen Esther? and it shall be granted thee: and what is thy request? and it shall be performed, even to the half of the kingdom.
    Esther 7:2 Meaning
  • 3 Then Esther the queen answered and said, If I have found favour in thy sight, O king, and if it please the king, let my life be given me at my petition, and my people at my request:
    Esther 7:3 Meaning
  • 4 For we are sold, I and my people, to be destroyed, to be slain, and to perish. But if we had been sold for bondmen and bondwomen, I had held my tongue, although the enemy could not countervail the king's damage.
    Esther 7:4 Meaning
  • 5 Then the king Ahasuerus answered and said unto Esther the queen, Who is he, and where is he, that durst presume in his heart to do so?
    Esther 7:5 Meaning
  • 6 And Esther said, The adversary and enemy is this wicked Haman. Then Haman was afraid before the king and the queen.
    Esther 7:6 Meaning
  • 7 And the king arising from the banquet of wine in his wrath went into the palace garden: and Haman stood up to make request for his life to Esther the queen; for he saw that there was evil determined against him by the king.
    Esther 7:7 Meaning
  • 8 Then the king returned out of the palace garden into the place of the banquet of wine; and Haman was fallen upon the bed whereon Esther was. Then said the king, Will he force the queen also before me in the house? As the word went out of the king's mouth, they covered Haman's face.
    Esther 7:8 Meaning
  • 9 And Harbonah, one of the chamberlains, said before the king, Behold also, the gallows fifty cubits high, which Haman had made for Mordecai, who had spoken good for the king, standeth in the house of Haman. Then the king said, Hang him thereon.
    Esther 7:9 Meaning
  • 10 So they hanged Haman on the gallows that he had prepared for Mordecai. Then was the king's wrath pacified.
    Esther 7:10 Meaning

• Joseph of Arimathaea, in Caring for the Body of Jesus

MARK 15:43In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 43 Joseph of Arimathaea, an honourable counseller, which also waited for the kingdom of God, came, and went in boldly unto Pilate, and craved the body of Jesus.

• Thomas, in Being Willing to Die With Jesus

JOHN 11:16In the Bible Verse Meaning

  • 16 Then said Thomas, which is called Didymus, unto his fellowdisciples, Let us also go, that we may die with him.

• Peter and Other Disciples

ACTS 3:12-26Verses in the Bible

  • 12 And when Peter saw it, he answered unto the people, Ye men of Israel, why marvel ye at this? or why look ye so earnestly on us, as though by our own power or holiness we had made this man to walk?
    Acts 3:12 Meaning
  • 13 The God of Abraham, and of Isaac, and of Jacob, the God of our fathers, hath glorified his Son Jesus; whom ye delivered up, and denied him in the presence of Pilate, when he was determined to let him go.
    Acts 3:13 Meaning
  • 14 But ye denied the Holy One and the Just, and desired a murderer to be granted unto you;
    Acts 3:14 Meaning
  • 15 And killed the Prince of life, whom God hath raised from the dead; whereof we are witnesses.
    Acts 3:15 Meaning
  • 16 And his name through faith in his name hath made this man strong, whom ye see and know: yea, the faith which is by him hath given him this perfect soundness in the presence of you all.
    Acts 3:16 Meaning
  • 17 And now, brethren, I wot that through ignorance ye did it, as did also your rulers.
    Acts 3:17 Meaning
  • 18 But those things, which God before had shewed by the mouth of all his prophets, that Christ should suffer, he hath so fulfilled.
    Acts 3:18 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;
    Acts 3:19 Meaning
  • 20 And he shall send Jesus Christ, which before was preached unto you:
    Acts 3:20 Meaning
  • 21 Whom the heaven must receive until the times of restitution of all things, which God hath spoken by the mouth of all his holy prophets since the world began.
    Acts 3:21 Meaning
  • 22 For Moses truly said unto the fathers, A prophet shall the Lord your God raise up unto you of your brethren, like unto me; him shall ye hear in all things whatsoever he shall say unto you.
    Acts 3:22 Meaning
  • 23 And it shall come to pass, that every soul, which will not hear that prophet, shall be destroyed from among the people.
    Acts 3:23 Meaning
  • 24 Yea, and all the prophets from Samuel and those that follow after, as many as have spoken, have likewise foretold of these days.
    Acts 3:24 Meaning
  • 25 Ye are the children of the prophets, and of the covenant which God made with our fathers, saying unto Abraham, And in thy seed shall all the kindreds of the earth be blessed.
    Acts 3:25 Meaning
  • 26 Unto you first God, having raised up his Son Jesus, sent him to bless you, in turning away every one of you from his iniquities.
    Acts 3:26 Meaning

ACTS 4:9-13,19,20,31Verses in the Bible

  • 9 If we this day be examined of the good deed done to the impotent man, by what means he is made whole;
    Acts 4:9 Meaning
  • 10 Be it known unto you all, and to all the people of Israel, that by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom ye crucified, whom God raised from the dead, even by him doth this man stand here before you whole.
    Acts 4:10 Meaning
  • 11 This is the stone which was set at nought of you builders, which is become the head of the corner.
    Acts 4:11 Meaning
  • 12 Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved.
    Acts 4:12 Meaning
  • 13 Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were unlearned and ignorant men, they marvelled; and they took knowledge of them, that they had been with Jesus.
    Acts 4:13 Meaning
  • 19 But Peter and John answered and said unto them, Whether it be right in the sight of God to hearken unto you more than unto God, judge ye.
    Acts 4:19 Meaning
  • 20 For we cannot but speak the things which we have seen and heard.
    Acts 4:20 Meaning
  • 31 And when they had prayed, the place was shaken where they were assembled together; and they were all filled with the Holy Ghost, and they spake the word of God with boldness.
    Acts 4:31 Meaning

• The Apostles, Under Persecution

ACTS 5:21,29-32Verses in the Bible

  • 21 And when they heard that, they entered into the temple early in the morning, and taught. But the high priest came, and they that were with him, and called the council together, and all the senate of the children of Israel, and sent to the prison to have them brought.
    Acts 5:21 Meaning
  • 29 Then Peter and the other apostles answered and said, We ought to obey God rather than men.
    Acts 5:29 Meaning
  • 30 The God of our fathers raised up Jesus, whom ye slew and hanged on a tree.
    Acts 5:30 Meaning
  • 31 Him hath God exalted with his right hand to be a Prince and a Saviour, for to give repentance to Israel, and forgiveness of sins.
    Acts 5:31 Meaning
  • 32 And we are his witnesses of these things; and so is also the Holy Ghost, whom God hath given to them that obey him.
    Acts 5:32 Meaning

• Paul, in Going to Jerusalem, Despite His Impressions That Bonds and Imprisonments Awaited Him

ACTS 20:22-24Verses in the Bible

  • 22 And now, behold, I go bound in the spirit unto Jerusalem, not knowing the things that shall befall me there:
    Acts 20:22 Meaning
  • 23 Save that the Holy Ghost witnesseth in every city, saying that bonds and afflictions abide me.
    Acts 20:23 Meaning
  • 24 But none of these things move me, neither count I my life dear unto myself, so that I might finish my course with joy, and the ministry, which I have received of the Lord Jesus, to testify the gospel of the grace of God.
    Acts 20:24 Meaning

ACTS 24:14,25Verses in the Bible

  • 14 But this I confess unto thee, that after the way which they call heresy, so worship I the God of my fathers, believing all things which are written in the law and in the prophets:
    Acts 24:14 Meaning
  • 25 And as he reasoned of righteousness, temperance, and judgment to come, Felix trembled, and answered, Go thy way for this time; when I have a convenient season, I will call for thee.
    Acts 24:25 Meaning

• See Boldness of the Righteous

• See Minister

• See Reproof,Faithfulness in

• See Cowardice

Sources

The King James Bible text is sourced from the BibleForgeDB database (https://github.com/bibleforge) within the BibleForge project (http://bibleforge.com). Bible topic categories and verse references are from Nave's Topical Bible (1896) by Orville James Nave (1841–1917). Popularity rankings are based on search volume data from the Google AdWords Keyword Planner tool.


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