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Genesis 2:9And out of the ground the Lord God made to spring up every tree that is pleasant to the sight and good for food. The tree of life was in the midst of the garden, and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.
Genesis 2:17but of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil you shall not eat, for in the day that you eat of it you shall surely die.”
Genesis 3:5For God knows that when you eat of it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and evil.”
Genesis 3:22Then the Lord God said, “Behold, the man has become like one of us in knowing good and evil. Now, lest he reach out his hand and take also of the tree of life and eat, and live forever—”
Genesis 6:5The Lord saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every intention of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.
Genesis 8:21And when the Lord smelled the pleasing aroma, the Lord said in his heart, “I will never again curse the ground because of man, for the intention of man's heart is evil from his youth. Neither will I ever again strike down every living creature as I have done.
Genesis 44:4They had gone only a short distance from the city. Now Joseph said to his steward, “Up, follow after the men, and when you overtake them, say to them, ‘Why have you repaid evil for good?
Genesis 44:5Is it not from this that my lord drinks, and by this that he practices divination? You have done evil in doing this.’”
Genesis 44:29If you take this one also from me, and harm happens to him, you will bring down my gray hairs in evil to Sheol.’
Genesis 44:34For how can I go back to my father if the boy is not with me? I fear to see the evil that would find my father.”
Genesis 47:9And Jacob said to Pharaoh, “The days of the years of my sojourning are 130 years. Few and evil have been the days of the years of my life, and they have not attained to the days of the years of the life of my fathers in the days of their sojourning.”
Genesis 48:16the angel who has redeemed me from all evil, bless the boys; and in them let my name be carried on, and the name of my fathers Abraham and Isaac; and let them grow into a multitude in the midst of the earth.”
Genesis 50:15When Joseph's brothers saw that their father was dead, they said, “It may be that Joseph will hate us and pay us back for all the evil that we did to him.”
Genesis 50:17‘Say to Joseph, Please forgive the transgression of your brothers and their sin, because they did evil to you.’ And now, please forgive the transgression of the servants of the God of your father.” Joseph wept when they spoke to him.
Genesis 50:20As for you, you meant evil against me, but God meant it for good, to bring it about that many people should be kept alive, as they are today.
Exodus 5:22Then Moses turned to the Lord and said, “O Lord, why have you done evil to this people? Why did you ever send me?
Exodus 5:23For since I came to Pharaoh to speak in your name, he has done evil to this people, and you have not delivered your people at all.”
Exodus 10:10But he said to them, “The Lord be with you, if ever I let you and your little ones go! Look, you have some evil purpose in mind.
Exodus 23:2You shall not fall in with the many to do evil, nor shall you bear witness in a lawsuit, siding with the many, so as to pervert justice,
Exodus 32:12Why should the Egyptians say, ‘With evil intent did he bring them out, to kill them in the mountains and to consume them from the face of the earth’? Turn from your burning anger and relent from this disaster against your people.
Exodus 32:22And Aaron said, “Let not the anger of my lord burn hot. You know the people, that they are set on evil.
Leviticus 5:4or if anyone utters with his lips a rash oath to do evil or to do good, any sort of rash oath that people swear, and it is hidden from him, when he comes to know it, and he realizes his guilt in any of these;
Numbers 20:5And why have you made us come up out of Egypt to bring us to this evil place? It is no place for grain or figs or vines or pomegranates, and there is no water to drink.”
Numbers 22:34Then Balaam said to the angel of the Lord , “I have sinned, for I did not know that you stood in the road against me. Now therefore, if it is evil in your sight, I will turn back.”
Numbers 32:13And the Lord's anger was kindled against Israel, and he made them wander in the wilderness forty years, until all the generation that had done evil in the sight of the Lord was gone.
Deuteronomy 1:35‘Not one of these men of this evil generation shall see the good land that I swore to give to your fathers,
Deuteronomy 1:39And as for your little ones, who you said would become a prey, and your children, who today have no knowledge of good or evil, they shall go in there. And to them I will give it, and they shall possess it.
Deuteronomy 4:25“When you father children and children's children, and have grown old in the land, if you act corruptly by making a carved image in the form of anything, and by doing what is evil in the sight of the Lord your God, so as to provoke him to anger,
Deuteronomy 7:15And the Lord will take away from you all sickness, and none of the evil diseases of Egypt, which you knew, will he inflict on you, but he will lay them on all who hate you.
Deuteronomy 9:18Then I lay prostrate before the Lord as before, forty days and forty nights. I neither ate bread nor drank water, because of all the sin that you had committed, in doing what was evil in the sight of the Lord to provoke him to anger.
Deuteronomy 13:5But that prophet or that dreamer of dreams shall be put to death, because he has taught rebellion against the Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt and redeemed you out of the house of slavery, to make you leave the way in which the Lord your God commanded you to walk. So you shall purge the evil from your midst.
Deuteronomy 17:2“If there is found among you, within any of your towns that the Lord your God is giving you, a man or woman who does what is evil in the sight of the Lord your God, in transgressing his covenant,
Deuteronomy 17:5then you shall bring out to your gates that man or woman who has done this evil thing, and you shall stone that man or woman to death with stones.
Deuteronomy 17:7The hand of the witnesses shall be first against him to put him to death, and afterward the hand of all the people. So you shall purge the evil from your midst.
Deuteronomy 17:12The man who acts presumptuously by not obeying the priest who stands to minister there before the Lord your God, or the judge, that man shall die. So you shall purge the evil from Israel.
Deuteronomy 19:19then you shall do to him as he had meant to do to his brother. So you shall purge the evil from your midst.
Deuteronomy 19:20And the rest shall hear and fear, and shall never again commit any such evil among you.
Deuteronomy 21:21Then all the men of the city shall stone him to death with stones. So you shall purge the evil from your midst, and all Israel shall hear, and fear.
Deuteronomy 22:21then they shall bring out the young woman to the door of her father's house, and the men of her city shall stone her to death with stones, because she has done an outrageous thing in Israel by whoring in her father's house. So you shall purge the evil from your midst.
Deuteronomy 22:22“If a man is found lying with the wife of another man, both of them shall die, the man who lay with the woman, and the woman. So you shall purge the evil from Israel.
Deuteronomy 22:24then you shall bring them both out to the gate of that city, and you shall stone them to death with stones, the young woman because she did not cry for help though she was in the city, and the man because he violated his neighbor's wife. So you shall purge the evil from your midst.
Deuteronomy 23:9“When you are encamped against your enemies, then you shall keep yourself from every evil thing.
Deuteronomy 24:7“If a man is found stealing one of his brothers of the people of Israel, and if he treats him as a slave or sells him, then that thief shall die. So you shall purge the evil from your midst.
Deuteronomy 28:20“The Lord will send on you curses, confusion, and frustration in all that you undertake to do, until you are destroyed and perish quickly on account of the evil of your deeds, because you have forsaken me.
Deuteronomy 30:15“See, I have set before you today life and good, death and evil.
Deuteronomy 31:18And I will surely hide my face in that day because of all the evil that they have done, because they have turned to other gods.
Deuteronomy 31:29For I know that after my death you will surely act corruptly and turn aside from the way that I have commanded you. And in the days to come evil will befall you, because you will do what is evil in the sight of the Lord , provoking him to anger through the work of your hands.”
Deuteronomy 31:29For I know that after my death you will surely act corruptly and turn aside from the way that I have commanded you. And in the days to come evil will befall you, because you will do what is evil in the sight of the Lord , provoking him to anger through the work of your hands.”
Joshua 23:15But just as all the good things that the Lord your God promised concerning you have been fulfilled for you, so the Lord will bring upon you all the evil things, until he has destroyed you from off this good land that the Lord your God has given you,
Joshua 24:15And if it is evil in your eyes to serve the Lord , choose this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your fathers served in the region beyond the River, or the gods of the Amorites in whose land you dwell. But as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord .”
Judges 2:11And the people of Israel did what was evil in the sight of the Lord and served the Baals.
Judges 3:7And the people of Israel did what was evil in the sight of the Lord . They forgot the Lord their God and served the Baals and the Asheroth.
Judges 3:12And the people of Israel again did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , and the Lord strengthened Eglon the king of Moab against Israel, because they had done what was evil in the sight of the Lord .
Judges 3:12And the people of Israel again did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , and the Lord strengthened Eglon the king of Moab against Israel, because they had done what was evil in the sight of the Lord .
Judges 4:1And the people of Israel again did what was evil in the sight of the Lord after Ehud died.
Judges 6:1The people of Israel did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , and the Lord gave them into the hand of Midian seven years.
Judges 9:23And God sent an evil spirit between Abimelech and the leaders of Shechem, and the leaders of Shechem dealt treacherously with Abimelech,
Judges 9:56Thus God returned the evil of Abimelech, which he committed against his father in killing his seventy brothers.
Judges 9:57And God also made all the evil of the men of Shechem return on their heads, and upon them came the curse of Jotham the son of Jerubbaal.
Judges 10:6The people of Israel again did what was evil in the sight of the Lord and served the Baals and the Ashtaroth, the gods of Syria, the gods of Sidon, the gods of Moab, the gods of the Ammonites, and the gods of the Philistines. And they forsook the Lord and did not serve him.
Judges 13:1And the people of Israel again did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , so the Lord gave them into the hand of the Philistines for forty years.
Judges 20:3(Now the people of Benjamin heard that the people of Israel had gone up to Mizpah.) And the people of Israel said, “Tell us, how did this evil happen?”
Judges 20:12And the tribes of Israel sent men through all the tribe of Benjamin, saying, “What evil is this that has taken place among you?
Judges 20:13Now therefore give up the men, the worthless fellows in Gibeah, that we may put them to death and purge evil from Israel.” But the Benjaminites would not listen to the voice of their brothers, the people of Israel.
1 Samuel 2:23And he said to them, “Why do you do such things? For I hear of your evil dealings from all the people.
1 Samuel 12:19And all the people said to Samuel, “Pray for your servants to the Lord your God, that we may not die, for we have added to all our sins this evil, to ask for ourselves a king.”
1 Samuel 12:20And Samuel said to the people, “Do not be afraid; you have done all this evil. Yet do not turn aside from following the Lord , but serve the Lord with all your heart.
1 Samuel 15:19Why then did you not obey the voice of the Lord ? Why did you pounce on the spoil and do what was evil in the sight of the Lord ?”
1 Samuel 17:28Now Eliab his eldest brother heard when he spoke to the men. And Eliab's anger was kindled against David, and he said, “Why have you come down? And with whom have you left those few sheep in the wilderness? I know your presumption and the evil of your heart, for you have come down to see the battle.”
1 Samuel 24:17He said to David, “You are more righteous than I, for you have repaid me good, whereas I have repaid you evil.
1 Samuel 25:21Now David had said, “Surely in vain have I guarded all that this fellow has in the wilderness, so that nothing was missed of all that belonged to him, and he has returned me evil for good.
1 Samuel 25:26Now then, my lord, as the Lord lives, and as your soul lives, because the Lord has restrained you from bloodguilt and from saving with your own hand, now then let your enemies and those who seek to do evil to my lord be as Nabal.
1 Samuel 25:28Please forgive the trespass of your servant. For the Lord will certainly make my lord a sure house, because my lord is fighting the battles of the Lord , and evil shall not be found in you so long as you live.
1 Samuel 25:39When David heard that Nabal was dead, he said, “Blessed be the Lord who has avenged the insult I received at the hand of Nabal, and has kept back his servant from wrongdoing. The Lord has returned the evil of Nabal on his own head.” Then David sent and spoke to Abigail, to take her as his wife.
1 Samuel 26:18And he said, “Why does my lord pursue after his servant? For what have I done? What evil is on my hands?
2 Samuel 12:9Why have you despised the word of the Lord , to do what is evil in his sight? You have struck down Uriah the Hittite with the sword and have taken his wife to be your wife and have killed him with the sword of the Ammonites.
2 Samuel 12:11Thus says the Lord , ‘Behold, I will raise up evil against you out of your own house. And I will take your wives before your eyes and give them to your neighbor, and he shall lie with your wives in the sight of this sun.
2 Samuel 14:17And your servant thought, ‘The word of my lord the king will set me at rest,’ for my lord the king is like the angel of God to discern good and evil. The Lord your God be with you!”
2 Samuel 16:8The Lord has avenged on you all the blood of the house of Saul, in whose place you have reigned, and the Lord has given the kingdom into the hand of your son Absalom. See, your evil is on you, for you are a man of blood.”
2 Samuel 18:32The king said to the Cushite, “Is it well with the young man Absalom?” And the Cushite answered, “May the enemies of my lord the king and all who rise up against you for evil be like that young man.”
2 Samuel 19:7Now therefore arise, go out and speak kindly to your servants, for I swear by the Lord , if you do not go, not a man will stay with you this night, and this will be worse for you than all the evil that has come upon you from your youth until now.”
1 Kings 3:9Give your servant therefore an understanding mind to govern your people, that I may discern between good and evil, for who is able to govern this your great people?”
1 Kings 11:6So Solomon did what was evil in the sight of the Lord and did not wholly follow the Lord , as David his father had done.
1 Kings 13:33After this thing Jeroboam did not turn from his evil way, but made priests for the high places again from among all the people. Any who would, he ordained to be priests of the high places.
1 Kings 14:9but you have done evil above all who were before you and have gone and made for yourself other gods and metal images, provoking me to anger, and have cast me behind your back,
1 Kings 14:22And Judah did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , and they provoked him to jealousy with their sins that they committed, more than all that their fathers had done.
1 Kings 15:26He did what was evil in the sight of the Lord and walked in the way of his father, and in his sin which he made Israel to sin.
1 Kings 15:34He did what was evil in the sight of the Lord and walked in the way of Jeroboam and in his sin which he made Israel to sin.
1 Kings 16:7Moreover, the word of the Lord came by the prophet Jehu the son of Hanani against Baasha and his house, both because of all the evil that he did in the sight of the Lord , provoking him to anger with the work of his hands, in being like the house of Jeroboam, and also because he destroyed it.
1 Kings 16:19because of his sins that he committed, doing evil in the sight of the Lord , walking in the way of Jeroboam, and for his sin which he committed, making Israel to sin.
1 Kings 16:25Omri did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , and did more evil than all who were before him.
1 Kings 16:25Omri did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , and did more evil than all who were before him.
1 Kings 16:30And Ahab the son of Omri did evil in the sight of the Lord , more than all who were before him.
1 Kings 21:20Ahab said to Elijah, “Have you found me, O my enemy?” He answered, “I have found you, because you have sold yourself to do what is evil in the sight of the Lord .
1 Kings 21:25(There was none who sold himself to do what was evil in the sight of the Lord like Ahab, whom Jezebel his wife incited.
1 Kings 22:8And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, “There is yet one man by whom we may inquire of the Lord , Micaiah the son of Imlah, but I hate him, for he never prophesies good concerning me, but evil.” And Jehoshaphat said, “Let not the king say so.”
1 Kings 22:18And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, “Did I not tell you that he would not prophesy good concerning me, but evil?”
1 Kings 22:52He did what was evil in the sight of the Lord and walked in the way of his father and in the way of his mother and in the way of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, who made Israel to sin.
2 Kings 3:2He did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , though not like his father and mother, for he put away the pillar of Baal that his father had made.
2 Kings 8:12And Hazael said, “Why does my lord weep?” He answered, “Because I know the evil that you will do to the people of Israel. You will set on fire their fortresses, and you will kill their young men with the sword and dash in pieces their little ones and rip open their pregnant women.”
2 Kings 8:18And he walked in the way of the kings of Israel, as the house of Ahab had done, for the daughter of Ahab was his wife. And he did what was evil in the sight of the Lord .
2 Kings 8:27He also walked in the way of the house of Ahab and did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , as the house of Ahab had done, for he was son-in-law to the house of Ahab.
2 Kings 13:2He did what was evil in the sight of the Lord and followed the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, which he made Israel to sin; he did not depart from them.
2 Kings 13:11He also did what was evil in the sight of the Lord . He did not depart from all the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, which he made Israel to sin, but he walked in them.
2 Kings 14:24And he did what was evil in the sight of the Lord . He did not depart from all the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, which he made Israel to sin.
2 Kings 15:9And he did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , as his fathers had done. He did not depart from the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, which he made Israel to sin.
2 Kings 15:18And he did what was evil in the sight of the Lord . He did not depart all his days from all the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, which he made Israel to sin.
2 Kings 15:24And he did what was evil in the sight of the Lord . He did not turn away from the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, which he made Israel to sin.
2 Kings 15:28And he did what was evil in the sight of the Lord . He did not depart from the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, which he made Israel to sin.
2 Kings 17:2And he did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , yet not as the kings of Israel who were before him.
2 Kings 17:13Yet the Lord warned Israel and Judah by every prophet and every seer, saying, “Turn from your evil ways and keep my commandments and my statutes, in accordance with all the Law that I commanded your fathers, and that I sent to you by my servants the prophets.”
2 Kings 17:17And they burned their sons and their daughters as offerings and used divination and omens and sold themselves to do evil in the sight of the Lord , provoking him to anger.
2 Kings 21:2And he did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , according to the despicable practices of the nations whom the Lord drove out before the people of Israel.
2 Kings 21:6And he burned his son as an offering and used fortune-telling and omens and dealt with mediums and with necromancers. He did much evil in the sight of the Lord , provoking him to anger.
2 Kings 21:9But they did not listen, and Manasseh led them astray to do more evil than the nations had done whom the Lord destroyed before the people of Israel.
2 Kings 21:11“Because Manasseh king of Judah has committed these abominations and has done things more evil than all that the Amorites did, who were before him, and has made Judah also to sin with his idols,
2 Kings 21:15because they have done what is evil in my sight and have provoked me to anger, since the day their fathers came out of Egypt, even to this day.”
2 Kings 21:16Moreover, Manasseh shed very much innocent blood, till he had filled Jerusalem from one end to another, besides the sin that he made Judah to sin so that they did what was evil in the sight of the Lord .
2 Kings 21:20And he did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , as Manasseh his father had done.
2 Kings 23:32And he did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , according to all that his fathers had done.
2 Kings 23:37And he did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , according to all that his fathers had done.
2 Kings 24:9And he did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , according to all that his father had done.
2 Kings 24:19And he did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , according to all that Jehoiakim had done.
1 Chronicles 2:3The sons of Judah: Er, Onan and Shelah; these three Bath-shua the Canaanite bore to him. Now Er, Judah's firstborn, was evil in the sight of the Lord , and he put him to death.
1 Chronicles 21:17And David said to God, “Was it not I who gave command to number the people? It is I who have sinned and done great evil. But these sheep, what have they done? Please let your hand, O Lord my God, be against me and against my father's house. But do not let the plague be on your people.”
2 Chronicles 12:14And he did evil, for he did not set his heart to seek the Lord .
2 Chronicles 18:7And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, “There is yet one man by whom we may inquire of the Lord , Micaiah the son of Imlah; but I hate him, for he never prophesies good concerning me, but always evil.” And Jehoshaphat said, “Let not the king say so.”
2 Chronicles 18:17And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, “Did I not tell you that he would not prophesy good concerning me, but evil?”
2 Chronicles 21:6And he walked in the way of the kings of Israel, as the house of Ahab had done, for the daughter of Ahab was his wife. And he did what was evil in the sight of the Lord .
2 Chronicles 22:4He did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , as the house of Ahab had done. For after the death of his father they were his counselors, to his undoing.
2 Chronicles 29:6For our fathers have been unfaithful and have done what was evil in the sight of the Lord our God. They have forsaken him and have turned away their faces from the habitation of the Lord and turned their backs.
2 Chronicles 33:2And he did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , according to the abominations of the nations whom the Lord drove out before the people of Israel.
2 Chronicles 33:6And he burned his sons as an offering in the Valley of the Son of Hinnom, and used fortune-telling and omens and sorcery, and dealt with mediums and with necromancers. He did much evil in the sight of the Lord , provoking him to anger.
2 Chronicles 33:9Manasseh led Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem astray, to do more evil than the nations whom the Lord destroyed before the people of Israel.
2 Chronicles 33:22And he did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , as Manasseh his father had done. Amon sacrificed to all the images that Manasseh his father had made, and served them.
2 Chronicles 36:5Jehoiakim was twenty-five years old when he began to reign, and he reigned eleven years in Jerusalem. He did what was evil in the sight of the Lord his God.
2 Chronicles 36:9Jehoiachin was eighteen years old when he became king, and he reigned three months and ten days in Jerusalem. He did what was evil in the sight of the Lord .
2 Chronicles 36:12He did what was evil in the sight of the Lord his God. He did not humble himself before Jeremiah the prophet, who spoke from the mouth of the Lord .
Ezra 9:13And after all that has come upon us for our evil deeds and for our great guilt, seeing that you, our God, have punished us less than our iniquities deserved and have given us such a remnant as this,
Nehemiah 9:28But after they had rest they did evil again before you, and you abandoned them to the hand of their enemies, so that they had dominion over them. Yet when they turned and cried to you, you heard from heaven, and many times you delivered them according to your mercies.
Nehemiah 13:7and came to Jerusalem, and I then discovered the evil that Eliashib had done for Tobiah, preparing for him a chamber in the courts of the house of God.
Nehemiah 13:17Then I confronted the nobles of Judah and said to them, “What is this evil thing that you are doing, profaning the Sabbath day?
Nehemiah 13:27Shall we then listen to you and do all this great evil and act treacherously against our God by marrying foreign women?”
Esther 8:3Then Esther spoke again to the king. She fell at his feet and wept and pleaded with him to avert the evil plan of Haman the Agagite and the plot that he had devised against the Jews.
Esther 9:25But when it came before the king, he gave orders in writing that his evil plan that he had devised against the Jews should return on his own head, and that he and his sons should be hanged on the gallows.
Job 1:1There was a man in the land of Uz whose name was Job, and that man was blameless and upright, one who feared God and turned away from evil.
Job 1:8And the Lord said to Satan, “Have you considered my servant Job, that there is none like him on the earth, a blameless and upright man, who fears God and turns away from evil?”
Job 2:3And the Lord said to Satan, “Have you considered my servant Job, that there is none like him on the earth, a blameless and upright man, who fears God and turns away from evil? He still holds fast his integrity, although you incited me against him to destroy him without reason.”
Job 2:10But he said to her, “You speak as one of the foolish women would speak. Shall we receive good from God, and shall we not receive evil?” In all this Job did not sin with his lips.
Job 2:11Now when Job's three friends heard of all this evil that had come upon him, they came each from his own place, Eliphaz the Temanite, Bildad the Shuhite, and Zophar the Naamathite. They made an appointment together to come to show him sympathy and comfort him.
Job 5:19He will deliver you from six troubles; in seven no evil shall touch you.
Job 15:35They conceive trouble and give birth to evil, and their womb prepares deceit.”
Job 20:12“Though evil is sweet in his mouth, though he hides it under his tongue,
Job 21:30that the evil man is spared in the day of calamity, that he is rescued in the day of wrath?
Job 22:5Is not your evil abundant? There is no end to your iniquities.
Job 28:28And he said to man, ‘Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom, and to turn away from evil is understanding.’”
Job 30:26But when I hoped for good, evil came, and when I waited for light, darkness came.
Job 31:29“If I have rejoiced at the ruin of him who hated me, or exulted when evil overtook him
Job 35:12There they cry out, but he does not answer, because of the pride of evil men.
Job 42:11Then came to him all his brothers and sisters and all who had known him before, and ate bread with him in his house. And they showed him sympathy and comforted him for all the evil that the Lord had brought upon him. And each of them gave him a piece of money and a ring of gold.
Psalms 5:4For you are not a God who delights in wickedness; evil may not dwell with you.
Psalms 6:8Depart from me, all you workers of evil, for the Lord has heard the sound of my weeping.
Psalms 7:4if I have repaid my friend with evil or plundered my enemy without cause,
Psalms 7:9Oh, let the evil of the wicked come to an end, and may you establish the righteous— you who test the minds and hearts, O righteous God!
Psalms 7:14Behold, the wicked man conceives evil and is pregnant with mischief and gives birth to lies.
Psalms 15:3who does not slander with his tongue and does no evil to his neighbor, nor takes up a reproach against his friend;
Psalms 21:11Though they plan evil against you, though they devise mischief, they will not succeed.
Psalms 23:4Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.
Psalms 26:10in whose hands are evil devices, and whose right hands are full of bribes.
Psalms 28:3Do not drag me off with the wicked, with the workers of evil, who speak peace with their neighbors while evil is in their hearts.
Psalms 28:3Do not drag me off with the wicked, with the workers of evil, who speak peace with their neighbors while evil is in their hearts.
Psalms 28:4Give to them according to their work and according to the evil of their deeds; give to them according to the work of their hands; render them their due reward.
Psalms 34:13Keep your tongue from evil and your lips from speaking deceit.
Psalms 34:14Turn away from evil and do good; seek peace and pursue it.
Psalms 34:16The face of the Lord is against those who do evil, to cut off the memory of them from the earth.
Psalms 35:4Let them be put to shame and dishonor who seek after my life! Let them be turned back and disappointed who devise evil against me!
Psalms 35:12They repay me evil for good; my soul is bereft.
Psalms 36:4He plots trouble while on his bed; he sets himself in a way that is not good; he does not reject evil.
Psalms 37:7Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him; fret not yourself over the one who prospers in his way, over the man who carries out evil devices!
Psalms 37:8Refrain from anger, and forsake wrath! Fret not yourself; it tends only to evil.
Psalms 37:19they are not put to shame in evil times; in the days of famine they have abundance.
Psalms 37:27Turn away from evil and do good; so shall you dwell forever.
Psalms 38:20Those who render me evil for good accuse me because I follow after good.
Psalms 50:19“You give your mouth free rein for evil, and your tongue frames deceit.
Psalms 51:4Against you, you only, have I sinned and done what is evil in your sight, so that you may be justified in your words and blameless in your judgment.
Psalms 52:1Why do you boast of evil, O mighty man? The steadfast love of God endures all the day.
Psalms 52:3You love evil more than good, and lying more than speaking what is right. Selah
Psalms 53:4Have those who work evil no knowledge, who eat up my people as they eat bread, and do not call upon God?
Psalms 54:5He will return the evil to my enemies; in your faithfulness put an end to them.
Psalms 55:15Let death steal over them; let them go down to Sheol alive; for evil is in their dwelling place and in their heart.
Psalms 56:5All day long they injure my cause; all their thoughts are against me for evil.
Psalms 59:2deliver me from those who work evil, and save me from bloodthirsty men.
Psalms 59:5You, Lord God of hosts, are God of Israel. Rouse yourself to punish all the nations; spare none of those who treacherously plot evil. Selah
Psalms 64:5They hold fast to their evil purpose; they talk of laying snares secretly, thinking, “Who can see them?”
Psalms 90:15Make us glad for as many days as you have afflicted us, and for as many years as we have seen evil.
Psalms 91:10no evil shall be allowed to befall you, no plague come near your tent.
Psalms 92:11My eyes have seen the downfall of my enemies; my ears have heard the doom of my evil assailants.
Psalms 97:10O you who love the Lord , hate evil! He preserves the lives of his saints; he delivers them from the hand of the wicked.
Psalms 101:4A perverse heart shall be far from me; I will know nothing of evil.
Psalms 107:26They mounted up to heaven; they went down to the depths; their courage melted away in their evil plight;
Psalms 107:34a fruitful land into a salty waste, because of the evil of its inhabitants.
Psalms 107:39When they are diminished and brought low through oppression, evil, and sorrow,
Psalms 109:5So they reward me evil for good, and hatred for my love.
Psalms 109:20May this be the reward of my accusers from the Lord , of those who speak evil against my life!
Psalms 119:101I hold back my feet from every evil way, in order to keep your word.
Psalms 119:150They draw near who persecute me with evil purpose; they are far from your law.
Psalms 121:7The Lord will keep you from all evil; he will keep your life.
Psalms 140:1Deliver me, O Lord , from evil men; preserve me from violent men,
Psalms 140:2who plan evil things in their heart and stir up wars continually.
Psalms 140:8Grant not, O Lord , the desires of the wicked; do not further their evil plot, or they will be exalted! Selah
Psalms 140:11Let not the slanderer be established in the land; let evil hunt down the violent man speedily!
Psalms 141:4Do not let my heart incline to any evil, to busy myself with wicked deeds in company with men who work iniquity, and let me not eat of their delicacies!
Psalms 141:5Let a righteous man strike me—it is a kindness; let him rebuke me—it is oil for my head; let my head not refuse it. Yet my prayer is continually against their evil deeds.
Proverbs 1:16for their feet run to evil, and they make haste to shed blood.
Proverbs 2:12delivering you from the way of evil, from men of perverted speech,
Proverbs 2:14who rejoice in doing evil and delight in the perverseness of evil,
Proverbs 2:14who rejoice in doing evil and delight in the perverseness of evil,
Proverbs 3:7Be not wise in your own eyes; fear the Lord , and turn away from evil.
Proverbs 3:29Do not plan evil against your neighbor, who dwells trustingly beside you.
Proverbs 4:14Do not enter the path of the wicked, and do not walk in the way of the evil.
Proverbs 4:27Do not swerve to the right or to the left; turn your foot away from evil.
Proverbs 6:14with perverted heart devises evil, continually sowing discord;
Proverbs 6:18a heart that devises wicked plans, feet that make haste to run to evil,
Proverbs 6:24to preserve you from the evil woman, from the smooth tongue of the adulteress.
Proverbs 8:13The fear of the Lord is hatred of evil. Pride and arrogance and the way of evil and perverted speech I hate.
Proverbs 8:13The fear of the Lord is hatred of evil. Pride and arrogance and the way of evil and perverted speech I hate.
Proverbs 11:19Whoever is steadfast in righteousness will live, but he who pursues evil will die.
Proverbs 11:21Be assured, an evil person will not go unpunished, but the offspring of the righteous will be delivered.
Proverbs 11:27Whoever diligently seeks good seeks favor, but evil comes to him who searches for it.
Proverbs 12:2A good man obtains favor from the Lord , but a man of evil devices he condemns.
Proverbs 12:13An evil man is ensnared by the transgression of his lips, but the righteous escapes from trouble.
Proverbs 12:20Deceit is in the heart of those who devise evil, but those who plan peace have joy.
Proverbs 13:19A desire fulfilled is sweet to the soul, but to turn away from evil is an abomination to fools.
Proverbs 14:16One who is wise is cautious and turns away from evil, but a fool is reckless and careless.
Proverbs 14:17A man of quick temper acts foolishly, and a man of evil devices is hated.
Proverbs 14:19The evil bow down before the good, the wicked at the gates of the righteous.
Proverbs 14:22Do they not go astray who devise evil? Those who devise good meet steadfast love and faithfulness.
Proverbs 15:3The eyes of the Lord are in every place, keeping watch on the evil and the good.
Proverbs 15:15All the days of the afflicted are evil, but the cheerful of heart has a continual feast.
Proverbs 15:28The heart of the righteous ponders how to answer, but the mouth of the wicked pours out evil things.
Proverbs 16:6By steadfast love and faithfulness iniquity is atoned for, and by the fear of the Lord one turns away from evil.
Proverbs 16:12It is an abomination to kings to do evil, for the throne is established by righteousness.
Proverbs 16:17The highway of the upright turns aside from evil; whoever guards his way preserves his life.
Proverbs 16:27A worthless man plots evil, and his speech is like a scorching fire.
Proverbs 16:30Whoever winks his eyes plans dishonest things; he who purses his lips brings evil to pass.
Proverbs 17:11An evil man seeks only rebellion, and a cruel messenger will be sent against him.
Proverbs 17:13If anyone returns evil for good, evil will not depart from his house.
Proverbs 17:13If anyone returns evil for good, evil will not depart from his house.
Proverbs 20:8A king who sits on the throne of judgment winnows all evil with his eyes.
Proverbs 20:22Do not say, “I will repay evil”; wait for the Lord , and he will deliver you.
Proverbs 20:30Blows that wound cleanse away evil; strokes make clean the innermost parts.
Proverbs 21:10The soul of the wicked desires evil; his neighbor finds no mercy in his eyes.
Proverbs 21:27The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination; how much more when he brings it with evil intent.
Proverbs 24:1Be not envious of evil men, nor desire to be with them,
Proverbs 24:8Whoever plans to do evil will be called a schemer.
Proverbs 24:20for the evil man has no future; the lamp of the wicked will be put out.
Proverbs 26:23Like the glaze covering an earthen vessel are fervent lips with an evil heart.
Proverbs 28:5Evil men do not understand justice, but those who seek the Lord understand it completely.
Proverbs 28:10Whoever misleads the upright into an evil way will fall into his own pit, but the blameless will have a goodly inheritance.
Proverbs 29:6An evil man is ensnared in his transgression, but a righteous man sings and rejoices.
Proverbs 30:32If you have been foolish, exalting yourself, or if you have been devising evil, put your hand on your mouth.
Ecclesiastes 2:21because sometimes a person who has toiled with wisdom and knowledge and skill must leave everything to be enjoyed by someone who did not toil for it. This also is vanity and a great evil.
Ecclesiastes 4:3But better than both is he who has not yet been and has not seen the evil deeds that are done under the sun.
Ecclesiastes 5:1Guard your steps when you go to the house of God. To draw near to listen is better than to offer the sacrifice of fools, for they do not know that they are doing evil.
Ecclesiastes 5:13There is a grievous evil that I have seen under the sun: riches were kept by their owner to his hurt,
Ecclesiastes 5:16This also is a grievous evil: just as he came, so shall he go, and what gain is there to him who toils for the wind?
Ecclesiastes 6:1There is an evil that I have seen under the sun, and it lies heavy on mankind:
Ecclesiastes 6:2a man to whom God gives wealth, possessions, and honor, so that he lacks nothing of all that he desires, yet God does not give him power to enjoy them, but a stranger enjoys them. This is vanity; it is a grievous evil.
Ecclesiastes 8:3Be not hasty to go from his presence. Do not take your stand in an evil cause, for he does whatever he pleases.
Ecclesiastes 8:5Whoever keeps a command will know no evil thing, and the wise heart will know the proper time and the just way.
Ecclesiastes 8:11Because the sentence against an evil deed is not executed speedily, the heart of the children of man is fully set to do evil.
Ecclesiastes 8:11Because the sentence against an evil deed is not executed speedily, the heart of the children of man is fully set to do evil.
Ecclesiastes 8:12Though a sinner does evil a hundred times and prolongs his life, yet I know that it will be well with those who fear God, because they fear before him.
Ecclesiastes 9:2It is the same for all, since the same event happens to the righteous and the wicked, to the good and the evil, to the clean and the unclean, to him who sacrifices and him who does not sacrifice. As the good one is, so is the sinner, and he who swears is as he who shuns an oath.
Ecclesiastes 9:3This is an evil in all that is done under the sun, that the same event happens to all. Also, the hearts of the children of man are full of evil, and madness is in their hearts while they live, and after that they go to the dead.
Ecclesiastes 9:3This is an evil in all that is done under the sun, that the same event happens to all. Also, the hearts of the children of man are full of evil, and madness is in their hearts while they live, and after that they go to the dead.
Ecclesiastes 9:12For man does not know his time. Like fish that are taken in an evil net, and like birds that are caught in a snare, so the children of man are snared at an evil time, when it suddenly falls upon them.
Ecclesiastes 9:12For man does not know his time. Like fish that are taken in an evil net, and like birds that are caught in a snare, so the children of man are snared at an evil time, when it suddenly falls upon them.
Ecclesiastes 10:5There is an evil that I have seen under the sun, as it were an error proceeding from the ruler:
Ecclesiastes 10:13The beginning of the words of his mouth is foolishness, and the end of his talk is evil madness.
Ecclesiastes 12:1Remember also your Creator in the days of your youth, before the evil days come and the years draw near of which you will say, “I have no pleasure in them”;
Ecclesiastes 12:14For God will bring every deed into judgment, with every secret thing, whether good or evil.
Isaiah 1:16Wash yourselves; make yourselves clean; remove the evil of your deeds from before my eyes; cease to do evil,
Isaiah 1:16Wash yourselves; make yourselves clean; remove the evil of your deeds from before my eyes; cease to do evil,
Isaiah 3:9For the look on their faces bears witness against them; they proclaim their sin like Sodom; they do not hide it. Woe to them! For they have brought evil on themselves.
Isaiah 5:20Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter!
Isaiah 5:20Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter!
Isaiah 7:5Because Syria, with Ephraim and the son of Remaliah, has devised evil against you, saying,
Isaiah 7:15He shall eat curds and honey when he knows how to refuse the evil and choose the good.
Isaiah 7:16For before the boy knows how to refuse the evil and choose the good, the land whose two kings you dread will be deserted.
Isaiah 13:11I will punish the world for its evil, and the wicked for their iniquity; I will put an end to the pomp of the arrogant, and lay low the pompous pride of the ruthless.
Isaiah 29:20For the ruthless shall come to nothing and the scoffer cease, and all who watch to do evil shall be cut off,
Isaiah 32:7As for the scoundrel—his devices are evil; he plans wicked schemes to ruin the poor with lying words, even when the plea of the needy is right.
Isaiah 33:15He who walks righteously and speaks uprightly, who despises the gain of oppressions, who shakes his hands, lest they hold a bribe, who stops his ears from hearing of bloodshed and shuts his eyes from looking on evil,
Isaiah 47:11But evil shall come upon you, which you will not know how to charm away; disaster shall fall upon you, for which you will not be able to atone; and ruin shall come upon you suddenly, of which you know nothing.
Isaiah 56:2Blessed is the man who does this, and the son of man who holds it fast, who keeps the Sabbath, not profaning it, and keeps his hand from doing any evil.”
Isaiah 59:7Their feet run to evil, and they are swift to shed innocent blood; their thoughts are thoughts of iniquity; desolation and destruction are in their highways.
Isaiah 59:15Truth is lacking, and he who departs from evil makes himself a prey. The Lord saw it, and it displeased him that there was no justice.
Isaiah 65:12I will destine you to the sword, and all of you shall bow down to the slaughter, because, when I called, you did not answer; when I spoke, you did not listen, but you did what was evil in my eyes and chose what I did not delight in.”
Isaiah 66:4I also will choose harsh treatment for them and bring their fears upon them, because when I called, no one answered, when I spoke, they did not listen; but they did what was evil in my eyes and chose that in which I did not delight.”
Jeremiah 1:16And I will declare my judgments against them, for all their evil in forsaking me. They have made offerings to other gods and worshiped the works of their own hands.
Jeremiah 2:19Your evil will chastise you, and your apostasy will reprove you. Know and see that it is evil and bitter for you to forsake the Lord your God; the fear of me is not in you, declares the Lord God of hosts.
Jeremiah 2:19Your evil will chastise you, and your apostasy will reprove you. Know and see that it is evil and bitter for you to forsake the Lord your God; the fear of me is not in you, declares the Lord God of hosts.
Jeremiah 3:5will he be angry forever, will he be indignant to the end?’ Behold, you have spoken, but you have done all the evil that you could.”
Jeremiah 3:17At that time Jerusalem shall be called the throne of the Lord , and all nations shall gather to it, to the presence of the Lord in Jerusalem, and they shall no more stubbornly follow their own evil heart.
Jeremiah 4:4Circumcise yourselves to the Lord ; remove the foreskin of your hearts, O men of Judah and inhabitants of Jerusalem; lest my wrath go forth like fire, and burn with none to quench it, because of the evil of your deeds.”
Jeremiah 4:14O Jerusalem, wash your heart from evil, that you may be saved. How long shall your wicked thoughts lodge within you?
Jeremiah 4:22“For my people are foolish; they know me not; they are stupid children; they have no understanding. They are ‘wise’—in doing evil! But how to do good they know not.”
Jeremiah 5:28they have grown fat and sleek. They know no bounds in deeds of evil; they judge not with justice the cause of the fatherless, to make it prosper, and they do not defend the rights of the needy.
Jeremiah 6:7As a well keeps its water fresh, so she keeps fresh her evil; violence and destruction are heard within her; sickness and wounds are ever before me.
Jeremiah 7:12Go now to my place that was in Shiloh, where I made my name dwell at first, and see what I did to it because of the evil of my people Israel.
Jeremiah 7:24But they did not obey or incline their ear, but walked in their own counsels and the stubbornness of their evil hearts, and went backward and not forward.
Jeremiah 7:30“For the sons of Judah have done evil in my sight, declares the Lord . They have set their detestable things in the house that is called by my name, to defile it.
Jeremiah 8:3Death shall be preferred to life by all the remnant that remains of this evil family in all the places where I have driven them, declares the Lord of hosts.
Jeremiah 8:6I have paid attention and listened, but they have not spoken rightly; no man relents of his evil, saying, ‘What have I done?’ Everyone turns to his own course, like a horse plunging headlong into battle.
Jeremiah 9:3They bend their tongue like a bow; falsehood and not truth has grown strong in the land; for they proceed from evil to evil, and they do not know me, declares the Lord .
Jeremiah 9:3They bend their tongue like a bow; falsehood and not truth has grown strong in the land; for they proceed from evil to evil, and they do not know me, declares the Lord .
Jeremiah 10:5Their idols are like scarecrows in a cucumber field, and they cannot speak; they have to be carried, for they cannot walk. Do not be afraid of them, for they cannot do evil, neither is it in them to do good.”
Jeremiah 11:8Yet they did not obey or incline their ear, but everyone walked in the stubbornness of his evil heart. Therefore I brought upon them all the words of this covenant, which I commanded them to do, but they did not.”
Jeremiah 11:17The Lord of hosts, who planted you, has decreed disaster against you, because of the evil that the house of Israel and the house of Judah have done, provoking me to anger by making offerings to Baal.”
Jeremiah 12:4How long will the land mourn and the grass of every field wither? For the evil of those who dwell in it the beasts and the birds are swept away, because they said, “He will not see our latter end.”
Jeremiah 12:14Thus says the Lord concerning all my evil neighbors who touch the heritage that I have given my people Israel to inherit: “Behold, I will pluck them up from their land, and I will pluck up the house of Judah from among them.
Jeremiah 13:10This evil people, who refuse to hear my words, who stubbornly follow their own heart and have gone after other gods to serve them and worship them, shall be like this loincloth, which is good for nothing.
Jeremiah 13:23Can the Ethiopian change his skin or the leopard his spots? Then also you can do good who are accustomed to do evil.
Jeremiah 14:16And the people to whom they prophesy shall be cast out in the streets of Jerusalem, victims of famine and sword, with none to bury them—them, their wives, their sons, and their daughters. For I will pour out their evil upon them.
Jeremiah 16:10“And when you tell this people all these words, and they say to you, ‘Why has the Lord pronounced all this great evil against us? What is our iniquity? What is the sin that we have committed against the Lord our God?’
Jeremiah 16:12and because you have done worse than your fathers, for behold, every one of you follows his stubborn, evil will, refusing to listen to me.
Jeremiah 18:8and if that nation, concerning which I have spoken, turns from its evil, I will relent of the disaster that I intended to do to it.
Jeremiah 18:10and if it does evil in my sight, not listening to my voice, then I will relent of the good that I had intended to do to it.
Jeremiah 18:11Now, therefore, say to the men of Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem: ‘Thus says the Lord , Behold, I am shaping disaster against you and devising a plan against you. Return, every one from his evil way, and amend your ways and your deeds.’
Jeremiah 18:12“But they say, ‘That is in vain! We will follow our own plans, and will every one act according to the stubbornness of his evil heart.’
Jeremiah 18:20Should good be repaid with evil? Yet they have dug a pit for my life. Remember how I stood before you to speak good for them, to turn away your wrath from them.
Jeremiah 21:12O house of David! Thus says the Lord : “‘Execute justice in the morning, and deliver from the hand of the oppressor him who has been robbed, lest my wrath go forth like fire, and burn with none to quench it, because of your evil deeds.’”
Jeremiah 22:22The wind shall shepherd all your shepherds, and your lovers shall go into captivity; then you will be ashamed and confounded because of all your evil.
Jeremiah 23:2Therefore thus says the Lord , the God of Israel, concerning the shepherds who care for my people: “You have scattered my flock and have driven them away, and you have not attended to them. Behold, I will attend to you for your evil deeds, declares the Lord .
Jeremiah 23:10For the land is full of adulterers; because of the curse the land mourns, and the pastures of the wilderness are dried up. Their course is evil, and their might is not right.
Jeremiah 23:11“Both prophet and priest are ungodly; even in my house I have found their evil, declares the Lord .
Jeremiah 23:14But in the prophets of Jerusalem I have seen a horrible thing: they commit adultery and walk in lies; they strengthen the hands of evildoers, so that no one turns from his evil; all of them have become like Sodom to me, and its inhabitants like Gomorrah.”
Jeremiah 23:22But if they had stood in my council, then they would have proclaimed my words to my people, and they would have turned them from their evil way, and from the evil of their deeds.
Jeremiah 23:22But if they had stood in my council, then they would have proclaimed my words to my people, and they would have turned them from their evil way, and from the evil of their deeds.
Jeremiah 25:5saying, ‘Turn now, every one of you, from his evil way and evil deeds, and dwell upon the land that the Lord has given to you and your fathers from of old and forever.
Jeremiah 25:5saying, ‘Turn now, every one of you, from his evil way and evil deeds, and dwell upon the land that the Lord has given to you and your fathers from of old and forever.
Jeremiah 26:3It may be they will listen, and every one turn from his evil way, that I may relent of the disaster that I intend to do to them because of their evil deeds.
Jeremiah 26:3It may be they will listen, and every one turn from his evil way, that I may relent of the disaster that I intend to do to them because of their evil deeds.
Jeremiah 29:11For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord , plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.
Jeremiah 32:30For the children of Israel and the children of Judah have done nothing but evil in my sight from their youth. The children of Israel have done nothing but provoke me to anger by the work of their hands, declares the Lord .
Jeremiah 32:32because of all the evil of the children of Israel and the children of Judah that they did to provoke me to anger—their kings and their officials, their priests and their prophets, the men of Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem.
Jeremiah 33:5They are coming in to fight against the Chaldeans and to fill them with the dead bodies of men whom I shall strike down in my anger and my wrath, for I have hidden my face from this city because of all their evil.
Jeremiah 35:15I have sent to you all my servants the prophets, sending them persistently, saying, ‘Turn now every one of you from his evil way, and amend your deeds, and do not go after other gods to serve them, and then you shall dwell in the land that I gave to you and your fathers.’ But you did not incline your ear or listen to me.
Jeremiah 36:3It may be that the house of Judah will hear all the disaster that I intend to do to them, so that every one may turn from his evil way, and that I may forgive their iniquity and their sin.”
Jeremiah 36:7It may be that their plea for mercy will come before the Lord , and that every one will turn from his evil way, for great is the anger and wrath that the Lord has pronounced against this people.”
Jeremiah 38:9“My lord the king, these men have done evil in all that they did to Jeremiah the prophet by casting him into the cistern, and he will die there of hunger, for there is no bread left in the city.”
Jeremiah 41:11But when Johanan the son of Kareah and all the leaders of the forces with him heard of all the evil that Ishmael the son of Nethaniah had done,
Jeremiah 44:3because of the evil that they committed, provoking me to anger, in that they went to make offerings and serve other gods that they knew not, neither they, nor you, nor your fathers.
Jeremiah 44:5But they did not listen or incline their ear, to turn from their evil and make no offerings to other gods.
Jeremiah 44:7And now thus says the Lord God of hosts, the God of Israel: Why do you commit this great evil against yourselves, to cut off from you man and woman, infant and child, from the midst of Judah, leaving you no remnant?
Jeremiah 44:9Have you forgotten the evil of your fathers, the evil of the kings of Judah, the evil of their wives, your own evil, and the evil of your wives, which they committed in the land of Judah and in the streets of Jerusalem?
Jeremiah 44:9Have you forgotten the evil of your fathers, the evil of the kings of Judah, the evil of their wives, your own evil, and the evil of your wives, which they committed in the land of Judah and in the streets of Jerusalem?
Jeremiah 44:9Have you forgotten the evil of your fathers, the evil of the kings of Judah, the evil of their wives, your own evil, and the evil of your wives, which they committed in the land of Judah and in the streets of Jerusalem?
Jeremiah 44:9Have you forgotten the evil of your fathers, the evil of the kings of Judah, the evil of their wives, your own evil, and the evil of your wives, which they committed in the land of Judah and in the streets of Jerusalem?
Jeremiah 44:9Have you forgotten the evil of your fathers, the evil of the kings of Judah, the evil of their wives, your own evil, and the evil of your wives, which they committed in the land of Judah and in the streets of Jerusalem?
Jeremiah 44:22The Lord could no longer bear your evil deeds and the abominations that you committed. Therefore your land has become a desolation and a waste and a curse, without inhabitant, as it is this day.
Jeremiah 51:24“I will repay Babylon and all the inhabitants of Chaldea before your very eyes for all the evil that they have done in Zion, declares the Lord .
Jeremiah 52:2And he did what was evil in the sight of the Lord , according to all that Jehoiakim had done.
Ezekiel 6:10And they shall know that I am the Lord . I have not said in vain that I would do this evil to them.”
Ezekiel 6:11Thus says the Lord God : “Clap your hands and stamp your foot and say, Alas, because of all the evil abominations of the house of Israel, for they shall fall by the sword, by famine, and by pestilence.
Ezekiel 13:22Because you have disheartened the righteous falsely, although I have not grieved him, and you have encouraged the wicked, that he should not turn from his evil way to save his life,
Ezekiel 20:44And you shall know that I am the Lord , when I deal with you for my name's sake, not according to your evil ways, nor according to your corrupt deeds, O house of Israel, declares the Lord God .”
Ezekiel 33:11Say to them, As I live, declares the Lord God , I have no pleasure in the death of the wicked, but that the wicked turn from his way and live; turn back, turn back from your evil ways, for why will you die, O house of Israel?
Ezekiel 36:3therefore prophesy, and say, Thus says the Lord God : Precisely because they made you desolate and crushed you from all sides, so that you became the possession of the rest of the nations, and you became the talk and evil gossip of the people,
Ezekiel 36:31Then you will remember your evil ways, and your deeds that were not good, and you will loathe yourselves for your iniquities and your abominations.
Ezekiel 38:10“Thus says the Lord God : On that day, thoughts will come into your mind, and you will devise an evil scheme
Daniel 11:27And as for the two kings, their hearts shall be bent on doing evil. They shall speak lies at the same table, but to no avail, for the end is yet to be at the time appointed.
Hosea 7:1When I would heal Israel, the iniquity of Ephraim is revealed, and the evil deeds of Samaria; for they deal falsely; the thief breaks in, and the bandits raid outside.
Hosea 7:2But they do not consider that I remember all their evil. Now their deeds surround them; they are before my face.
Hosea 7:3By their evil they make the king glad, and the princes by their treachery.
Hosea 7:15Although I trained and strengthened their arms, yet they devise evil against me.
Hosea 9:15Every evil of theirs is in Gilgal; there I began to hate them. Because of the wickedness of their deeds I will drive them out of my house. I will love them no more; all their princes are rebels.
Hosea 10:15Thus it shall be done to you, O Bethel, because of your great evil. At dawn the king of Israel shall be utterly cut off.
Joel 3:13Put in the sickle, for the harvest is ripe. Go in, tread, for the winepress is full. The vats overflow, for their evil is great.
Amos 5:13Therefore he who is prudent will keep silent in such a time, for it is an evil time.
Amos 5:14Seek good, and not evil, that you may live; and so the Lord , the God of hosts, will be with you, as you have said.
Amos 5:15Hate evil, and love good, and establish justice in the gate; it may be that the Lord , the God of hosts, will be gracious to the remnant of Joseph.
Amos 9:4And if they go into captivity before their enemies, there I will command the sword, and it shall kill them; and I will fix my eyes upon them for evil and not for good.”
Jonah 1:2“Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and call out against it, for their evil has come up before me.”
Jonah 1:7And they said to one another, “Come, let us cast lots, that we may know on whose account this evil has come upon us.” So they cast lots, and the lot fell on Jonah.
Jonah 1:8Then they said to him, “Tell us on whose account this evil has come upon us. What is your occupation? And where do you come from? What is your country? And of what people are you?”
Jonah 3:8but let man and beast be covered with sackcloth, and let them call out mightily to God. Let everyone turn from his evil way and from the violence that is in his hands.
Jonah 3:10When God saw what they did, how they turned from their evil way, God relented of the disaster that he had said he would do to them, and he did not do it.
Micah 2:1Woe to those who devise wickedness and work evil on their beds! When the morning dawns, they perform it, because it is in the power of their hand.
Micah 3:2you who hate the good and love the evil, who tear the skin from off my people and their flesh from off their bones,
Micah 3:4Then they will cry to the Lord , but he will not answer them; he will hide his face from them at that time, because they have made their deeds evil.
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.
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.
Nahum 1:11From you came one who plotted evil against the Lord , a worthless counselor.
Nahum 3:19There is no easing your hurt; your wound is grievous. All who hear the news about you clap their hands over you. For upon whom has not come your unceasing evil?
Habakkuk 1:13You who are of purer eyes than to see evil and cannot look at wrong, why do you idly look at traitors and remain silent when the wicked swallows up the man more righteous than he?
Habakkuk 2:9“Woe to him who gets evil gain for his house, to set his nest on high, to be safe from the reach of harm!
Zephaniah 3:15The Lord has taken away the judgments against you; he has cleared away your enemies. The King of Israel, the Lord , is in your midst; you shall never again fear evil.
Zechariah 1:4Do not be like your fathers, to whom the former prophets cried out, ‘Thus says the Lord of hosts, Return from your evil ways and from your evil deeds.’ But they did not hear or pay attention to me, declares the Lord .
Zechariah 1:4Do not be like your fathers, to whom the former prophets cried out, ‘Thus says the Lord of hosts, Return from your evil ways and from your evil deeds.’ But they did not hear or pay attention to me, declares the Lord .
Zechariah 7:10do not oppress the widow, the fatherless, the sojourner, or the poor, and let none of you devise evil against another in your heart.”
Zechariah 8:17do not devise evil in your hearts against one another, and love no false oath, for all these things I hate, declares the Lord .”
Malachi 1:8When you offer blind animals in sacrifice, is that not evil? And when you offer those that are lame or sick, is that not evil? Present that to your governor; will he accept you or show you favor? says the Lord of hosts.
Malachi 1:8When you offer blind animals in sacrifice, is that not evil? And when you offer those that are lame or sick, is that not evil? Present that to your governor; will he accept you or show you favor? says the Lord of hosts.
Malachi 2:17You have wearied the Lord with your words. But you say, “How have we wearied him?” By saying, “Everyone who does evil is good in the sight of the Lord , and he delights in them.” Or by asking, “Where is the God of justice?”
Matthew 5:11“Blessed are you when others revile you and persecute you and utter all kinds of evil against you falsely on my account.
Matthew 5:37Let what you say be simply ‘Yes’ or ‘No’; anything more than this comes from evil.
Matthew 5:39But I say to you, Do not resist the one who is evil. But if anyone slaps you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.
Matthew 5:45so that you may be sons of your Father who is in heaven. For he makes his sun rise on the evil and on the good, and sends rain on the just and on the unjust.
Matthew 6:13And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.
Matthew 7:11If you then, who are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father who is in heaven give good things to those who ask him!
Matthew 9:4But Jesus, knowing their thoughts, said, “Why do you think evil in your hearts?
Matthew 12:34You brood of vipers! How can you speak good, when you are evil? For out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaks.
Matthew 12:35The good person out of his good treasure brings forth good, and the evil person out of his evil treasure brings forth evil.
Matthew 12:35The good person out of his good treasure brings forth good, and the evil person out of his evil treasure brings forth evil.
Matthew 12:35The good person out of his good treasure brings forth good, and the evil person out of his evil treasure brings forth evil.
Matthew 12:39But he answered them, “An evil and adulterous generation seeks for a sign, but no sign will be given to it except the sign of the prophet Jonah.
Matthew 12:45Then it goes and brings with it seven other spirits more evil than itself, and they enter and dwell there, and the last state of that person is worse than the first. So also will it be with this evil generation.”
Matthew 12:45Then it goes and brings with it seven other spirits more evil than itself, and they enter and dwell there, and the last state of that person is worse than the first. So also will it be with this evil generation.”
Matthew 13:19When anyone hears the word of the kingdom and does not understand it, the evil one comes and snatches away what has been sown in his heart. This is what was sown along the path.
Matthew 13:38The field is the world, and the good seed is the sons of the kingdom. The weeds are the sons of the evil one,
Matthew 13:49So it will be at the close of the age. The angels will come out and separate the evil from the righteous
Matthew 15:19For out of the heart come evil thoughts, murder, adultery, sexual immorality, theft, false witness, slander.
Matthew 16:4An evil and adulterous generation seeks for a sign, but no sign will be given to it except the sign of Jonah.” So he left them and departed.
Matthew 27:23And he said, “Why, what evil has he done?” But they shouted all the more, “Let him be crucified!”
Mark 7:21For from within, out of the heart of man, come evil thoughts, sexual immorality, theft, murder, adultery,
Mark 7:23All these evil things come from within, and they defile a person.”
Mark 9:39But Jesus said, “Do not stop him, for no one who does a mighty work in my name will be able soon afterward to speak evil of me.
Mark 15:14And Pilate said to them, “Why, what evil has he done?” But they shouted all the more, “Crucify him.”
Luke 3:19But Herod the tetrarch, who had been reproved by him for Herodias, his brother's wife, and for all the evil things that Herod had done,
Luke 6:22“Blessed are you when people hate you and when they exclude you and revile you and spurn your name as evil, on account of the Son of Man!
Luke 6:35But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, expecting nothing in return, and your reward will be great, and you will be sons of the Most High, for he is kind to the ungrateful and the evil.
Luke 6:45The good person out of the good treasure of his heart produces good, and the evil person out of his evil treasure produces evil, for out of the abundance of the heart his mouth speaks.
Luke 6:45The good person out of the good treasure of his heart produces good, and the evil person out of his evil treasure produces evil, for out of the abundance of the heart his mouth speaks.
Luke 6:45The good person out of the good treasure of his heart produces good, and the evil person out of his evil treasure produces evil, for out of the abundance of the heart his mouth speaks.
Luke 7:21In that hour he healed many people of diseases and plagues and evil spirits, and on many who were blind he bestowed sight.
Luke 8:2and also some women who had been healed of evil spirits and infirmities: Mary, called Magdalene, from whom seven demons had gone out,
Luke 11:13If you then, who are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will the heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to those who ask him!”
Luke 11:26Then it goes and brings seven other spirits more evil than itself, and they enter and dwell there. And the last state of that person is worse than the first.”
Luke 11:29When the crowds were increasing, he began to say, “This generation is an evil generation. It seeks for a sign, but no sign will be given to it except the sign of Jonah.
Luke 13:27But he will say, ‘I tell you, I do not know where you come from. Depart from me, all you workers of evil!’
Luke 23:22A third time he said to them, “Why, what evil has he done? I have found in him no guilt deserving death. I will therefore punish and release him.”
John 3:19And this is the judgment: the light has come into the world, and people loved the darkness rather than the light because their works were evil.
John 5:29and come out, those who have done good to the resurrection of life, and those who have done evil to the resurrection of judgment.
John 7:7The world cannot hate you, but it hates me because I testify about it that its works are evil.
John 17:15I do not ask that you take them out of the world, but that you keep them from the evil one.
John 18:30They answered him, “If this man were not doing evil, we would not have delivered him over to you.”
Acts 9:13But Ananias answered, “Lord, I have heard from many about this man, how much evil he has done to your saints at Jerusalem.
Acts 19:9But when some became stubborn and continued in unbelief, speaking evil of the Way before the congregation, he withdrew from them and took the disciples with him, reasoning daily in the hall of Tyrannus.
Acts 19:12so that even handkerchiefs or aprons that had touched his skin were carried away to the sick, and their diseases left them and the evil spirits came out of them.
Acts 19:13Then some of the itinerant Jewish exorcists undertook to invoke the name of the Lord Jesus over those who had evil spirits, saying, “I adjure you by the Jesus whom Paul proclaims.”
Acts 19:15But the evil spirit answered them, “Jesus I know, and Paul I recognize, but who are you?”
Acts 19:16And the man in whom was the evil spirit leaped on them, mastered all of them and overpowered them, so that they fled out of that house naked and wounded.
Acts 23:5And Paul said, “I did not know, brothers, that he was the high priest, for it is written, ‘You shall not speak evil of a ruler of your people.’”
Acts 28:21And they said to him, “We have received no letters from Judea about you, and none of the brothers coming here has reported or spoken any evil about you.
Romans 1:29They were filled with all manner of unrighteousness, evil, covetousness, malice. They are full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, maliciousness. They are gossips,
Romans 1:30slanderers, haters of God, insolent, haughty, boastful, inventors of evil, disobedient to parents,
Romans 2:9There will be tribulation and distress for every human being who does evil, the Jew first and also the Greek,
Romans 3:8And why not do evil that good may come?—as some people slanderously charge us with saying. Their condemnation is just.
Romans 7:19For I do not do the good I want, but the evil I do not want is what I keep on doing.
Romans 7:21So I find it to be a law that when I want to do right, evil lies close at hand.
Romans 12:9Let love be genuine. Abhor what is evil; hold fast to what is good.
Romans 12:17Repay no one evil for evil, but give thought to do what is honorable in the sight of all.
Romans 12:17Repay no one evil for evil, but give thought to do what is honorable in the sight of all.
Romans 12:21Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
Romans 12:21Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
Romans 14:16So do not let what you regard as good be spoken of as evil.
Romans 16:19For your obedience is known to all, so that I rejoice over you, but I want you to be wise as to what is good and innocent as to what is evil.
1 Corinthians 5:8Let us therefore celebrate the festival, not with the old leaven, the leaven of malice and evil, but with the unleavened bread of sincerity and truth.
1 Corinthians 5:13God judges those outside. “Purge the evil person from among you.”
1 Corinthians 10:6Now these things took place as examples for us, that we might not desire evil as they did.
1 Corinthians 14:20Brothers, do not be children in your thinking. Be infants in evil, but in your thinking be mature.
2 Corinthians 5:10For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, so that each one may receive what is due for what he has done in the body, whether good or evil.
Galatians 1:4who gave himself for our sins to deliver us from the present evil age, according to the will of our God and Father,
Ephesians 5:16making the best use of the time, because the days are evil.
Ephesians 6:12For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers over this present darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly places.
Ephesians 6:13Therefore take up the whole armor of God, that you may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all, to stand firm.
Ephesians 6:16In all circumstances take up the shield of faith, with which you can extinguish all the flaming darts of the evil one;
Colossians 1:21And you, who once were alienated and hostile in mind, doing evil deeds,
Colossians 3:5Put to death therefore what is earthly in you: sexual immorality, impurity, passion, evil desire, and covetousness, which is idolatry.
1 Thessalonians 5:15See that no one repays anyone evil for evil, but always seek to do good to one another and to everyone.
1 Thessalonians 5:15See that no one repays anyone evil for evil, but always seek to do good to one another and to everyone.
1 Thessalonians 5:22Abstain from every form of evil.
2 Thessalonians 3:2and that we may be delivered from wicked and evil men. For not all have faith.
2 Thessalonians 3:3But the Lord is faithful. He will establish you and guard you against the evil one.
1 Timothy 6:4he is puffed up with conceit and understands nothing. He has an unhealthy craving for controversy and for quarrels about words, which produce envy, dissension, slander, evil suspicions,
2 Timothy 2:24And the Lord's servant must not be quarrelsome but kind to everyone, able to teach, patiently enduring evil,
2 Timothy 3:13while evil people and impostors will go on from bad to worse, deceiving and being deceived.
2 Timothy 4:18The Lord will rescue me from every evil deed and bring me safely into his heavenly kingdom. To him be the glory forever and ever. Amen.
Titus 1:12One of the Cretans, a prophet of their own, said, “Cretans are always liars, evil beasts, lazy gluttons.”
Titus 2:8and sound speech that cannot be condemned, so that an opponent may be put to shame, having nothing evil to say about us.
Titus 3:2to speak evil of no one, to avoid quarreling, to be gentle, and to show perfect courtesy toward all people.
Hebrews 3:12Take care, brothers, lest there be in any of you an evil, unbelieving heart, leading you to fall away from the living God.
Hebrews 5:14But solid food is for the mature, for those who have their powers of discernment trained by constant practice to distinguish good from evil.
Hebrews 10:22let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, with our hearts sprinkled clean from an evil conscience and our bodies washed with pure water.
James 1:13Let no one say when he is tempted, “I am being tempted by God,” for God cannot be tempted with evil, and he himself tempts no one.
James 2:4have you not then made distinctions among yourselves and become judges with evil thoughts?
James 3:8but no human being can tame the tongue. It is a restless evil, full of deadly poison.
James 4:11Do not speak evil against one another, brothers. The one who speaks against a brother or judges his brother, speaks evil against the law and judges the law. But if you judge the law, you are not a doer of the law but a judge.
James 4:11Do not speak evil against one another, brothers. The one who speaks against a brother or judges his brother, speaks evil against the law and judges the law. But if you judge the law, you are not a doer of the law but a judge.
James 4:16As it is, you boast in your arrogance. All such boasting is evil.
1 Peter 2:14or to governors as sent by him to punish those who do evil and to praise those who do good.
1 Peter 2:16Live as people who are free, not using your freedom as a cover-up for evil, but living as servants of God.
1 Peter 3:9Do not repay evil for evil or reviling for reviling, but on the contrary, bless, for to this you were called, that you may obtain a blessing.
1 Peter 3:9Do not repay evil for evil or reviling for reviling, but on the contrary, bless, for to this you were called, that you may obtain a blessing.
1 Peter 3:10For “Whoever desires to love life and see good days, let him keep his tongue from evil and his lips from speaking deceit;
1 Peter 3:11let him turn away from evil and do good; let him seek peace and pursue it.
1 Peter 3:12For the eyes of the Lord are on the righteous, and his ears are open to their prayer. But the face of the Lord is against those who do evil.”
1 Peter 3:17For it is better to suffer for doing good, if that should be God's will, than for doing evil.
1 John 2:13I am writing to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning. I am writing to you, young men, because you have overcome the evil one. I write to you, children, because you know the Father.
1 John 2:14I write to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning. I write to you, young men, because you are strong, and the word of God abides in you, and you have overcome the evil one.
1 John 3:12We should not be like Cain, who was of the evil one and murdered his brother. And why did he murder him? Because his own deeds were evil and his brother's righteous.
1 John 3:12We should not be like Cain, who was of the evil one and murdered his brother. And why did he murder him? Because his own deeds were evil and his brother's righteous.
1 John 5:18We know that everyone who has been born of God does not keep on sinning, but he who was born of God protects him, and the evil one does not touch him.
1 John 5:19We know that we are from God, and the whole world lies in the power of the evil one.
3 John 1:11Beloved, do not imitate evil but imitate good. Whoever does good is from God; whoever does evil has not seen God.
3 John 1:11Beloved, do not imitate evil but imitate good. Whoever does good is from God; whoever does evil has not seen God.
Revelation 2:2“‘I know your works, your toil and your patient endurance, and how you cannot bear with those who are evil, but have tested those who call themselves apostles and are not, and found them to be false.
Revelation 22:11Let the evildoer still do evil, and the filthy still be filthy, and the righteous still do right, and the holy still be holy.”
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