desire

Genesis 3:16To the woman he said, “I will surely multiply your pain in childbearing; in pain you shall bring forth children. Your desire shall be for your husband, and he shall rule over you.”
Genesis 4:7If you do well, will you not be accepted? And if you do not do well, sin is crouching at the door. Its desire is for you, but you must rule over it.”
Exodus 15:9The enemy said, ‘I will pursue, I will overtake, I will divide the spoil, my desire shall have its fill of them. I will draw my sword; my hand shall destroy them.’
Deuteronomy 5:21“‘And you shall not covet your neighbor's wife. And you shall not desire your neighbor's house, his field, or his male servant, or his female servant, his ox, or his donkey, or anything that is your neighbor's.’
Deuteronomy 12:15“However, you may slaughter and eat meat within any of your towns, as much as you desire, according to the blessing of the Lord your God that he has given you. The unclean and the clean may eat of it, as of the gazelle and as of the deer.
Deuteronomy 12:20“When the Lord your God enlarges your territory, as he has promised you, and you say, ‘I will eat meat,’ because you crave meat, you may eat meat whenever you desire.
Deuteronomy 12:21If the place that the Lord your God will choose to put his name there is too far from you, then you may kill any of your herd or your flock, which the Lord has given you, as I have commanded you, and you may eat within your towns whenever you desire.
Deuteronomy 21:11and you see among the captives a beautiful woman, and you desire to take her to be your wife,
1 Samuel 23:20Now come down, O king, according to all your heart's desire to come down, and our part shall be to surrender him into the king's hand.”
2 Samuel 19:38And the king answered, “Chimham shall go over with me, and I will do for him whatever seems good to you, and all that you desire of me I will do for you.”
2 Samuel 23:5“For does not my house stand so with God? For he has made with me an everlasting covenant, ordered in all things and secure. For will he not cause to prosper all my help and my desire?
1 Kings 1:16Bathsheba bowed and paid homage to the king, and the king said, “What do you desire?”
1 Kings 5:8And Hiram sent to Solomon, saying, “I have heard the message that you have sent to me. I am ready to do all you desire in the matter of cedar and cypress timber.
2 Chronicles 15:15And all Judah rejoiced over the oath, for they had sworn with all their heart and had sought him with their whole desire, and he was found by them, and the Lord gave them rest all around.
Job 13:3But I would speak to the Almighty, and I desire to argue my case with God.
Job 21:14They say to God, ‘Depart from us! We do not desire the knowledge of your ways.
Job 33:32If you have any words, answer me; speak, for I desire to justify you.
Psalms 10:17O Lord , you hear the desire of the afflicted; you will strengthen their heart; you will incline your ear
Psalms 20:4May he grant you your heart's desire and fulfill all your plans!
Psalms 21:2You have given him his heart's desire and have not withheld the request of his lips. Selah
Psalms 35:25Let them not say in their hearts, “Aha, our heart's desire!” Let them not say, “We have swallowed him up.”
Psalms 45:11and the king will desire your beauty. Since he is your lord, bow to him.
Psalms 73:25Whom have I in heaven but you? And there is nothing on earth that I desire besides you.
Psalms 112:10The wicked man sees it and is angry; he gnashes his teeth and melts away; the desire of the wicked will perish!
Psalms 145:16You open your hand; you satisfy the desire of every living thing.
Psalms 145:19He fulfills the desire of those who fear him; he also hears their cry and saves them.
Proverbs 3:15She is more precious than jewels, and nothing you desire can compare with her.
Proverbs 6:25Do not desire her beauty in your heart, and do not let her capture you with her eyelashes;
Proverbs 8:11for wisdom is better than jewels, and all that you may desire cannot compare with her.
Proverbs 10:24What the wicked dreads will come upon him, but the desire of the righteous will be granted.
Proverbs 11:23The desire of the righteous ends only in good; the expectation of the wicked in wrath.
Proverbs 13:2From the fruit of his mouth a man eats what is good, but the desire of the treacherous is for violence.
Proverbs 13:12Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a desire fulfilled is a tree of life.
Proverbs 13:19A desire fulfilled is sweet to the soul, but to turn away from evil is an abomination to fools.
Proverbs 18:1Whoever isolates himself seeks his own desire; he breaks out against all sound judgment.
Proverbs 19:2Desire without knowledge is not good, and whoever makes haste with his feet misses his way.
Proverbs 21:25The desire of the sluggard kills him, for his hands refuse to labor.
Proverbs 23:3Do not desire his delicacies, for they are deceptive food.
Proverbs 23:6Do not eat the bread of a man who is stingy; do not desire his delicacies,
Proverbs 24:1Be not envious of evil men, nor desire to be with them,
Ecclesiastes 12:5they are afraid also of what is high, and terrors are in the way; the almond tree blossoms, the grasshopper drags itself along, and desire fails, because man is going to his eternal home, and the mourners go about the streets—
Song of Songs 6:12Before I was aware, my desire set me among the chariots of my kinsman, a prince.
Song of Songs 7:10I am my beloved's, and his desire is for me.
Isaiah 26:8In the path of your judgments, O Lord , we wait for you; your name and remembrance are the desire of our soul.
Isaiah 53:2For he grew up before him like a young plant, and like a root out of dry ground; he had no form or majesty that we should look at him, and no beauty that we should desire him.
Isaiah 58:10if you pour yourself out for the hungry and satisfy the desire of the afflicted, then shall your light rise in the darkness and your gloom be as the noonday.
Isaiah 58:11And the Lord will guide you continually and satisfy your desire in scorched places and make your bones strong; and you shall be like a watered garden, like a spring of water, whose waters do not fail.
Jeremiah 34:16but then you turned around and profaned my name when each of you took back his male and female slaves, whom you had set free according to their desire, and you brought them into subjection to be your slaves.
Jeremiah 42:22Now therefore know for a certainty that you shall die by the sword, by famine, and by pestilence in the place where you desire to go to live.”
Jeremiah 44:14so that none of the remnant of Judah who have come to live in the land of Egypt shall escape or survive or return to the land of Judah, to which they desire to return to dwell there. For they shall not return, except some fugitives.”
Jeremiah 50:19I will restore Israel to his pasture, and he shall feed on Carmel and in Bashan, and his desire shall be satisfied on the hills of Ephraim and in Gilead.
Ezekiel 24:25“As for you, son of man, surely on the day when I take from them their stronghold, their joy and glory, the delight of their eyes and their soul's desire, and also their sons and daughters,
Hosea 6:6For I desire steadfast love and not sacrifice, the knowledge of God rather than burnt offerings.
Amos 5:18Woe to you who desire the day of the Lord ! Why would you have the day of the Lord ? It is darkness, and not light,
Micah 7:3Their hands are on what is evil, to do it well; the prince and the judge ask for a bribe, and the great man utters the evil desire of his soul; thus they weave it together.
Matthew 9:13Go and learn what this means, ‘I desire mercy, and not sacrifice.’ For I came not to call the righteous, but sinners.”
Matthew 12:7And if you had known what this means, ‘I desire mercy, and not sacrifice,’ you would not have condemned the guiltless.
Matthew 15:28Then Jesus answered her, “O woman, great is your faith! Be it done for you as you desire.” And her daughter was healed instantly.
Luke 17:22And he said to the disciples, “The days are coming when you will desire to see one of the days of the Son of Man, and you will not see it.
John 17:24Father, I desire that they also, whom you have given me, may be with me where I am, to see my glory that you have given me because you loved me before the foundation of the world.
Acts 28:22But we desire to hear from you what your views are, for with regard to this sect we know that everywhere it is spoken against.”
Romans 7:18For I know that nothing good dwells in me, that is, in my flesh. For I have the desire to do what is right, but not the ability to carry it out.
Romans 10:1Brothers, my heart's desire and prayer to God for them is that they may be saved.
1 Corinthians 7:37But whoever is firmly established in his heart, being under no necessity but having his desire under control, and has determined this in his heart, to keep her as his betrothed, he will do well.
1 Corinthians 10:6Now these things took place as examples for us, that we might not desire evil as they did.
1 Corinthians 12:31But earnestly desire the higher gifts. And I will show you a still more excellent way.
1 Corinthians 14:1Pursue love, and earnestly desire the spiritual gifts, especially that you may prophesy.
1 Corinthians 14:35If there is anything they desire to learn, let them ask their husbands at home. For it is shameful for a woman to speak in church.
1 Corinthians 14:39So, my brothers, earnestly desire to prophesy, and do not forbid speaking in tongues.
2 Corinthians 8:10And in this matter I give my judgment: this benefits you, who a year ago started not only to do this work but also to desire to do it.
Galatians 4:21Tell me, you who desire to be under the law, do you not listen to the law?
Galatians 6:13For even those who are circumcised do not themselves keep the law, but they desire to have you circumcised that they may boast in your flesh.
Philippians 1:23I am hard pressed between the two. My desire is to depart and be with Christ, for that is far better.
Colossians 3:5Put to death therefore what is earthly in you: sexual immorality, impurity, passion, evil desire, and covetousness, which is idolatry.
1 Thessalonians 2:17But since we were torn away from you, brothers, for a short time, in person not in heart, we endeavored the more eagerly and with great desire to see you face to face,
1 Timothy 2:8I desire then that in every place the men should pray, lifting holy hands without anger or quarreling;
1 Timothy 5:11But refuse to enroll younger widows, for when their passions draw them away from Christ, they desire to marry
1 Timothy 6:9But those who desire to be rich fall into temptation, into a snare, into many senseless and harmful desires that plunge people into ruin and destruction.
2 Timothy 3:12Indeed, all who desire to live a godly life in Christ Jesus will be persecuted,
Hebrews 6:11And we desire each one of you to show the same earnestness to have the full assurance of hope until the end,
Hebrews 11:16But as it is, they desire a better country, that is, a heavenly one. Therefore God is not ashamed to be called their God, for he has prepared for them a city.
James 1:14But each person is tempted when he is lured and enticed by his own desire.
James 1:15Then desire when it has conceived gives birth to sin, and sin when it is fully grown brings forth death.
James 4:2You desire and do not have, so you murder. You covet and cannot obtain, so you fight and quarrel. You do not have, because you do not ask.
2 Peter 1:4by which he has granted to us his precious and very great promises, so that through them you may become partakers of the divine nature, having escaped from the corruption that is in the world because of sinful desire.
Jude 1:7just as Sodom and Gomorrah and the surrounding cities, which likewise indulged in sexual immorality and pursued unnatural desire, serve as an example by undergoing a punishment of eternal fire.
Revelation 11:6They have the power to shut the sky, that no rain may fall during the days of their prophesying, and they have power over the waters to turn them into blood and to strike the earth with every kind of plague, as often as they desire.
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