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Deuteronomy 2:5Do not contend with them, for I will not give you any of their land, no, not so much as for the sole of the foot to tread on, because I have given Mount Seir to Esau as a possession.
Deuteronomy 2:9And the Lord said to me, ‘Do not harass Moab or contend with them in battle, for I will not give you any of their land for a possession, because I have given Ar to the people of Lot for a possession.’
Deuteronomy 2:19And when you approach the territory of the people of Ammon, do not harass them or contend with them, for I will not give you any of the land of the people of Ammon as a possession, because I have given it to the sons of Lot for a possession.’
Deuteronomy 2:24‘Rise up, set out on your journey and go over the Valley of the Arnon. Behold, I have given into your hand Sihon the Amorite, king of Heshbon, and his land. Begin to take possession, and contend with him in battle.
Deuteronomy 33:7And this he said of Judah: “Hear, O Lord , the voice of Judah, and bring him in to his people. With your hands contend for him, and be a help against his adversaries.”
Judges 6:31But Joash said to all who stood against him, “Will you contend for Baal? Or will you save him? Whoever contends for him shall be put to death by morning. If he is a god, let him contend for himself, because his altar has been broken down.”
Judges 6:31But Joash said to all who stood against him, “Will you contend for Baal? Or will you save him? Whoever contends for him shall be put to death by morning. If he is a god, let him contend for himself, because his altar has been broken down.”
Judges 6:32Therefore on that day Gideon was called Jerubbaal, that is to say, “Let Baal contend against him,” because he broke down his altar.
Judges 11:25Now are you any better than Balak the son of Zippor, king of Moab? Did he ever contend against Israel, or did he ever go to war with them?
Job 9:3If one wished to contend with him, one could not answer him once in a thousand times.
Job 10:2I will say to God, Do not condemn me; let me know why you contend against me.
Job 13:19Who is there who will contend with me? For then I would be silent and die.
Job 23:6Would he contend with me in the greatness of his power? No; he would pay attention to me.
Job 33:13Why do you contend against him, saying, ‘He will answer none of man's words’?
Job 40:2“Shall a faultfinder contend with the Almighty? He who argues with God, let him answer it.”
Psalms 35:1Contend, O Lord , with those who contend with me; fight against those who fight against me!
Psalms 35:1Contend, O Lord , with those who contend with me; fight against those who fight against me!
Proverbs 3:30Do not contend with a man for no reason, when he has done you no harm.
Isaiah 3:13The Lord has taken his place to contend; he stands to judge peoples.
Isaiah 41:12You shall seek those who contend with you, but you shall not find them; those who war against you shall be as nothing at all.
Isaiah 49:25For thus says the Lord : “Even the captives of the mighty shall be taken, and the prey of the tyrant be rescued, for I will contend with those who contend with you, and I will save your children.
Isaiah 49:25For thus says the Lord : “Even the captives of the mighty shall be taken, and the prey of the tyrant be rescued, for I will contend with those who contend with you, and I will save your children.
Isaiah 50:8He who vindicates me is near. Who will contend with me? Let us stand up together. Who is my adversary? Let him come near to me.
Isaiah 57:16For I will not contend forever, nor will I always be angry; for the spirit would grow faint before me, and the breath of life that I made.
Jeremiah 2:9“Therefore I still contend with you, declares the Lord , and with your children's children I will contend.
Jeremiah 2:9“Therefore I still contend with you, declares the Lord , and with your children's children I will contend.
Jeremiah 2:29“Why do you contend with me? You have all transgressed against me, declares the Lord .
Hosea 4:4Yet let no one contend, and let none accuse, for with you is my contention, O priest.
Micah 6:2Hear, you mountains, the indictment of the Lord , and you enduring foundations of the earth, for the Lord has an indictment against his people, and he will contend with Israel.
Jude 1:3Beloved, although I was very eager to write to you about our common salvation, I found it necessary to write appealing to you to contend for the faith that was once for all delivered to the saints.
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