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Genesis 2:15The Lord God took the man and put him in the garden of Eden to work it and keep it.
Genesis 6:19And of every living thing of all flesh, you shall bring two of every sort into the ark to keep them alive with you. They shall be male and female.
Genesis 6:20Of the birds according to their kinds, and of the animals according to their kinds, of every creeping thing of the ground, according to its kind, two of every sort shall come in to you to keep them alive.
Genesis 7:3and seven pairs of the birds of the heavens also, male and female, to keep their offspring alive on the face of all the earth.
Genesis 17:9And God said to Abraham, “As for you, you shall keep my covenant, you and your offspring after you throughout their generations.
Genesis 17:10This is my covenant, which you shall keep, between me and you and your offspring after you: Every male among you shall be circumcised.
Genesis 18:19For I have chosen him, that he may command his children and his household after him to keep the way of the Lord by doing righteousness and justice, so that the Lord may bring to Abraham what he has promised him.”
Genesis 28:15Behold, I am with you and will keep you wherever you go, and will bring you back to this land. For I will not leave you until I have done what I have promised you.”
Genesis 28:20Then Jacob made a vow, saying, “If God will be with me and will keep me in this way that I go, and will give me bread to eat and clothing to wear,
Genesis 30:31He said, “What shall I give you?” Jacob said, “You shall not give me anything. If you will do this for me, I will again pasture your flock and keep it:
Genesis 33:9But Esau said, “I have enough, my brother; keep what you have for yourself.”
Genesis 38:23And Judah replied, “Let her keep the things as her own, or we shall be laughed at. You see, I sent this young goat, and you did not find her.”
Genesis 41:35And let them gather all the food of these good years that are coming and store up grain under the authority of Pharaoh for food in the cities, and let them keep it.
Genesis 45:7And God sent me before you to preserve for you a remnant on earth, and to keep alive for you many survivors.
Exodus 12:6and you shall keep it until the fourteenth day of this month, when the whole assembly of the congregation of Israel shall kill their lambs at twilight.
Exodus 12:14“This day shall be for you a memorial day, and you shall keep it as a feast to the Lord ; throughout your generations, as a statute forever, you shall keep it as a feast.
Exodus 12:14“This day shall be for you a memorial day, and you shall keep it as a feast to the Lord ; throughout your generations, as a statute forever, you shall keep it as a feast.
Exodus 12:25And when you come to the land that the Lord will give you, as he has promised, you shall keep this service.
Exodus 12:47All the congregation of Israel shall keep it.
Exodus 12:48If a stranger shall sojourn with you and would keep the Passover to the Lord , let all his males be circumcised. Then he may come near and keep it; he shall be as a native of the land. But no uncircumcised person shall eat of it.
Exodus 12:48If a stranger shall sojourn with you and would keep the Passover to the Lord , let all his males be circumcised. Then he may come near and keep it; he shall be as a native of the land. But no uncircumcised person shall eat of it.
Exodus 13:5And when the Lord brings you into the land of the Canaanites, the Hittites, the Amorites, the Hivites, and the Jebusites, which he swore to your fathers to give you, a land flowing with milk and honey, you shall keep this service in this month.
Exodus 13:10You shall therefore keep this statute at its appointed time from year to year.
Exodus 15:26saying, “If you will diligently listen to the voice of the Lord your God, and do that which is right in his eyes, and give ear to his commandments and keep all his statutes, I will put none of the diseases on you that I put on the Egyptians, for I am the Lord , your healer.”
Exodus 16:28And the Lord said to Moses, “How long will you refuse to keep my commandments and my laws?
Exodus 19:5Now therefore, if you will indeed obey my voice and keep my covenant, you shall be my treasured possession among all peoples, for all the earth is mine;
Exodus 20:6but showing steadfast love to thousands of those who love me and keep my commandments.
Exodus 20:8“Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy.
Exodus 22:7“If a man gives to his neighbor money or goods to keep safe, and it is stolen from the man's house, then, if the thief is found, he shall pay double.
Exodus 22:10“If a man gives to his neighbor a donkey or an ox or a sheep or any beast to keep safe, and it dies or is injured or is driven away, without anyone seeing it,
Exodus 23:7Keep far from a false charge, and do not kill the innocent and righteous, for I will not acquit the wicked.
Exodus 23:14“Three times in the year you shall keep a feast to me.
Exodus 23:15You shall keep the Feast of Unleavened Bread. As I commanded you, you shall eat unleavened bread for seven days at the appointed time in the month of Abib, for in it you came out of Egypt. None shall appear before me empty-handed.
Exodus 23:16You shall keep the Feast of Harvest, of the firstfruits of your labor, of what you sow in the field. You shall keep the Feast of Ingathering at the end of the year, when you gather in from the field the fruit of your labor.
Exodus 23:16You shall keep the Feast of Harvest, of the firstfruits of your labor, of what you sow in the field. You shall keep the Feast of Ingathering at the end of the year, when you gather in from the field the fruit of your labor.
Exodus 31:13“You are to speak to the people of Israel and say, ‘Above all you shall keep my Sabbaths, for this is a sign between me and you throughout your generations, that you may know that I, the Lord , sanctify you.
Exodus 31:14You shall keep the Sabbath, because it is holy for you. Everyone who profanes it shall be put to death. Whoever does any work on it, that soul shall be cut off from among his people.
Exodus 31:16Therefore the people of Israel shall keep the Sabbath, observing the Sabbath throughout their generations, as a covenant forever.
Exodus 34:18“You shall keep the Feast of Unleavened Bread. Seven days you shall eat unleavened bread, as I commanded you, at the time appointed in the month Abib, for in the month Abib you came out from Egypt.
Leviticus 15:31“Thus you shall keep the people of Israel separate from their uncleanness, lest they die in their uncleanness by defiling my tabernacle that is in their midst.”
Leviticus 18:4You shall follow my rules and keep my statutes and walk in them. I am the Lord your God.
Leviticus 18:5You shall therefore keep my statutes and my rules; if a person does them, he shall live by them: I am the Lord .
Leviticus 18:26But you shall keep my statutes and my rules and do none of these abominations, either the native or the stranger who sojourns among you
Leviticus 18:30So keep my charge never to practice any of these abominable customs that were practiced before you, and never to make yourselves unclean by them: I am the Lord your God.”
Leviticus 19:3Every one of you shall revere his mother and his father, and you shall keep my Sabbaths: I am the Lord your God.
Leviticus 19:19“You shall keep my statutes. You shall not let your cattle breed with a different kind. You shall not sow your field with two kinds of seed, nor shall you wear a garment of cloth made of two kinds of material.
Leviticus 19:30You shall keep my Sabbaths and reverence my sanctuary: I am the Lord .
Leviticus 20:8Keep my statutes and do them; I am the Lord who sanctifies you.
Leviticus 20:22“You shall therefore keep all my statutes and all my rules and do them, that the land where I am bringing you to live may not vomit you out.
Leviticus 22:9They shall therefore keep my charge, lest they bear sin for it and die thereby when they profane it: I am the Lord who sanctifies them.
Leviticus 22:31“So you shall keep my commandments and do them: I am the Lord .
Leviticus 23:32It shall be to you a Sabbath of solemn rest, and you shall afflict yourselves. On the ninth day of the month beginning at evening, from evening to evening shall you keep your Sabbath.”
Leviticus 25:2“Speak to the people of Israel and say to them, When you come into the land that I give you, the land shall keep a Sabbath to the Lord .
Leviticus 25:18“Therefore you shall do my statutes and keep my rules and perform them, and then you will dwell in the land securely.
Leviticus 26:2You shall keep my Sabbaths and reverence my sanctuary: I am the Lord .
Numbers 1:53But the Levites shall camp around the tabernacle of the testimony, so that there may be no wrath on the congregation of the people of Israel. And the Levites shall keep guard over the tabernacle of the testimony.”
Numbers 3:7They shall keep guard over him and over the whole congregation before the tent of meeting, as they minister at the tabernacle.
Numbers 3:8They shall guard all the furnishings of the tent of meeting, and keep guard over the people of Israel as they minister at the tabernacle.
Numbers 5:10Each one shall keep his holy donations: whatever anyone gives to the priest shall be his.”
Numbers 6:24The Lord bless you and keep you;
Numbers 9:2“Let the people of Israel keep the Passover at its appointed time.
Numbers 9:3On the fourteenth day of this month, at twilight, you shall keep it at its appointed time; according to all its statutes and all its rules you shall keep it.”
Numbers 9:3On the fourteenth day of this month, at twilight, you shall keep it at its appointed time; according to all its statutes and all its rules you shall keep it.”
Numbers 9:4So Moses told the people of Israel that they should keep the Passover.
Numbers 9:6And there were certain men who were unclean through touching a dead body, so that they could not keep the Passover on that day, and they came before Moses and Aaron on that day.
Numbers 9:10“Speak to the people of Israel, saying, If any one of you or of your descendants is unclean through touching a dead body, or is on a long journey, he shall still keep the Passover to the Lord .
Numbers 9:11In the second month on the fourteenth day at twilight they shall keep it. They shall eat it with unleavened bread and bitter herbs.
Numbers 9:12They shall leave none of it until the morning, nor break any of its bones; according to all the statute for the Passover they shall keep it.
Numbers 9:13But if anyone who is clean and is not on a journey fails to keep the Passover, that person shall be cut off from his people because he did not bring the Lord's offering at its appointed time; that man shall bear his sin.
Numbers 9:14And if a stranger sojourns among you and would keep the Passover to the Lord , according to the statute of the Passover and according to its rule, so shall he do. You shall have one statute, both for the sojourner and for the native.”
Numbers 18:3They shall keep guard over you and over the whole tent, but shall not come near to the vessels of the sanctuary or to the altar lest they, and you, die.
Numbers 18:4They shall join you and keep guard over the tent of meeting for all the service of the tent, and no outsider shall come near you.
Numbers 18:5And you shall keep guard over the sanctuary and over the altar, that there may never again be wrath on the people of Israel.
Numbers 29:12“On the fifteenth day of the seventh month you shall have a holy convocation. You shall not do any ordinary work, and you shall keep a feast to the Lord seven days.
Numbers 31:18But all the young girls who have not known man by lying with him keep alive for yourselves.
Numbers 31:30And from the people of Israel's half you shall take one drawn out of every fifty, of the people, of the oxen, of the donkeys, and of the flocks, of all the cattle, and give them to the Levites who keep guard over the tabernacle of the Lord .”
Deuteronomy 4:2You shall not add to the word that I command you, nor take from it, that you may keep the commandments of the Lord your God that I command you.
Deuteronomy 4:6Keep them and do them, for that will be your wisdom and your understanding in the sight of the peoples, who, when they hear all these statutes, will say, ‘Surely this great nation is a wise and understanding people.’
Deuteronomy 4:9“Only take care, and keep your soul diligently, lest you forget the things that your eyes have seen, and lest they depart from your heart all the days of your life. Make them known to your children and your children's children—
Deuteronomy 4:40Therefore you shall keep his statutes and his commandments, which I command you today, that it may go well with you and with your children after you, and that you may prolong your days in the land that the Lord your God is giving you for all time.”
Deuteronomy 5:10but showing steadfast love to thousands of those who love me and keep my commandments.
Deuteronomy 5:12“‘Observe the Sabbath day, to keep it holy, as the Lord your God commanded you.
Deuteronomy 5:15You shall remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt, and the Lord your God brought you out from there with a mighty hand and an outstretched arm. Therefore the Lord your God commanded you to keep the Sabbath day.
Deuteronomy 5:29Oh that they had such a mind as this always, to fear me and to keep all my commandments, that it might go well with them and with their descendants forever!
Deuteronomy 6:17You shall diligently keep the commandments of the Lord your God, and his testimonies and his statutes, which he has commanded you.
Deuteronomy 7:9Know therefore that the Lord your God is God, the faithful God who keeps covenant and steadfast love with those who love him and keep his commandments, to a thousand generations,
Deuteronomy 7:12“And because you listen to these rules and keep and do them, the Lord your God will keep with you the covenant and the steadfast love that he swore to your fathers.
Deuteronomy 7:12“And because you listen to these rules and keep and do them, the Lord your God will keep with you the covenant and the steadfast love that he swore to your fathers.
Deuteronomy 8:2And you shall remember the whole way that the Lord your God has led you these forty years in the wilderness, that he might humble you, testing you to know what was in your heart, whether you would keep his commandments or not.
Deuteronomy 8:6So you shall keep the commandments of the Lord your God by walking in his ways and by fearing him.
Deuteronomy 10:13and to keep the commandments and statutes of the Lord , which I am commanding you today for your good?
Deuteronomy 11:1“You shall therefore love the Lord your God and keep his charge, his statutes, his rules, and his commandments always.
Deuteronomy 11:8“You shall therefore keep the whole commandment that I command you today, that you may be strong, and go in and take possession of the land that you are going over to possess,
Deuteronomy 13:4You shall walk after the Lord your God and fear him and keep his commandments and obey his voice, and you shall serve him and hold fast to him.
Deuteronomy 16:1“Observe the month of Abib and keep the Passover to the Lord your God, for in the month of Abib the Lord your God brought you out of Egypt by night.
Deuteronomy 16:10Then you shall keep the Feast of Weeks to the Lord your God with the tribute of a freewill offering from your hand, which you shall give as the Lord your God blesses you.
Deuteronomy 16:13“You shall keep the Feast of Booths seven days, when you have gathered in the produce from your threshing floor and your winepress.
Deuteronomy 16:15For seven days you shall keep the feast to the Lord your God at the place that the Lord will choose, because the Lord your God will bless you in all your produce and in all the work of your hands, so that you will be altogether joyful.
Deuteronomy 19:9provided you are careful to keep all this commandment, which I command you today, by loving the Lord your God and by walking ever in his ways—then you shall add three other cities to these three,
Deuteronomy 23:9“When you are encamped against your enemies, then you shall keep yourself from every evil thing.
Deuteronomy 26:17You have declared today that the Lord is your God, and that you will walk in his ways, and keep his statutes and his commandments and his rules, and will obey his voice.
Deuteronomy 26:18And the Lord has declared today that you are a people for his treasured possession, as he has promised you, and that you are to keep all his commandments,
Deuteronomy 27:1Now Moses and the elders of Israel commanded the people, saying, “Keep the whole commandment that I command you today.
Deuteronomy 27:9Then Moses and the Levitical priests said to all Israel, “Keep silence and hear, O Israel: this day you have become the people of the Lord your God.
Deuteronomy 28:9The Lord will establish you as a people holy to himself, as he has sworn to you, if you keep the commandments of the Lord your God and walk in his ways.
Deuteronomy 28:45“All these curses shall come upon you and pursue you and overtake you till you are destroyed, because you did not obey the voice of the Lord your God, to keep his commandments and his statutes that he commanded you.
Deuteronomy 29:9Therefore keep the words of this covenant and do them, that you may prosper in all that you do.
Deuteronomy 30:8And you shall again obey the voice of the Lord and keep all his commandments that I command you today.
Deuteronomy 30:10when you obey the voice of the Lord your God, to keep his commandments and his statutes that are written in this Book of the Law, when you turn to the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul.
Joshua 6:18But you, keep yourselves from the things devoted to destruction, lest when you have devoted them you take any of the devoted things and make the camp of Israel a thing for destruction and bring trouble upon it.
Joshua 22:3You have not forsaken your brothers these many days, down to this day, but have been careful to keep the charge of the Lord your God.
Joshua 22:5Only be very careful to observe the commandment and the law that Moses the servant of the Lord commanded you, to love the Lord your God, and to walk in all his ways and to keep his commandments and to cling to him and to serve him with all your heart and with all your soul.”
Joshua 23:6Therefore, be very strong to keep and to do all that is written in the Book of the Law of Moses, turning aside from it neither to the right hand nor to the left,
Judges 18:19And they said to him, “Keep quiet; put your hand on your mouth and come with us and be to us a father and a priest. Is it better for you to be priest to the house of one man, or to be priest to a tribe and clan in Israel?”
Ruth 2:8Then Boaz said to Ruth, “Now, listen, my daughter, do not go to glean in another field or leave this one, but keep close to my young women.
Ruth 2:21And Ruth the Moabite said, “Besides, he said to me, ‘You shall keep close by my young men until they have finished all my harvest.’”
1 Samuel 17:34But David said to Saul, “Your servant used to keep sheep for his father. And when there came a lion, or a bear, and took a lamb from the flock,
2 Samuel 3:8Then Abner was very angry over the words of Ish-bosheth and said, “Am I a dog's head of Judah? To this day I keep showing steadfast love to the house of Saul your father, to his brothers, and to his friends, and have not given you into the hand of David. And yet you charge me today with a fault concerning a woman.
2 Samuel 15:16So the king went out, and all his household after him. And the king left ten concubines to keep the house.
2 Samuel 16:21Ahithophel said to Absalom, “Go in to your father's concubines, whom he has left to keep the house, and all Israel will hear that you have made yourself a stench to your father, and the hands of all who are with you will be strengthened.”
2 Samuel 18:18Now Absalom in his lifetime had taken and set up for himself the pillar that is in the King's Valley, for he said, “I have no son to keep my name in remembrance.” He called the pillar after his own name, and it is called Absalom's monument to this day.
1 Kings 2:3and keep the charge of the Lord your God, walking in his ways and keeping his statutes, his commandments, his rules, and his testimonies, as it is written in the Law of Moses, that you may prosper in all that you do and wherever you turn,
1 Kings 6:12“Concerning this house that you are building, if you will walk in my statutes and obey my rules and keep all my commandments and walk in them, then I will establish my word with you, which I spoke to David your father.
1 Kings 8:25Now therefore, O Lord , God of Israel, keep for your servant David my father what you have promised him, saying, ‘You shall not lack a man to sit before me on the throne of Israel, if only your sons pay close attention to their way, to walk before me as you have walked before me.’
1 Kings 8:58that he may incline our hearts to him, to walk in all his ways and to keep his commandments, his statutes, and his rules, which he commanded our fathers.
1 Kings 9:6But if you turn aside from following me, you or your children, and do not keep my commandments and my statutes that I have set before you, but go and serve other gods and worship them,
1 Kings 11:10and had commanded him concerning this thing, that he should not go after other gods. But he did not keep what the Lord commanded.
1 Kings 22:3And the king of Israel said to his servants, “Do you know that Ramoth-gilead belongs to us, and we keep quiet and do not take it out of the hand of the king of Syria?”
2 Kings 2:3And the sons of the prophets who were in Bethel came out to Elisha and said to him, “Do you know that today the Lord will take away your master from over you?” And he said, “Yes, I know it; keep quiet.”
2 Kings 2:5The sons of the prophets who were at Jericho drew near to Elisha and said to him, “Do you know that today the Lord will take away your master from over you?” And he answered, “Yes, I know it; keep quiet.”
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 17:19Judah also did not keep the commandments of the Lord their God, but walked in the customs that Israel had introduced.
2 Kings 23:3And the king stood by the pillar and made a covenant before the Lord , to walk after the Lord and to keep his commandments and his testimonies and his statutes with all his heart and all his soul, to perform the words of this covenant that were written in this book. And all the people joined in the covenant.
2 Kings 23:21And the king commanded all the people, “Keep the Passover to the Lord your God, as it is written in this Book of the Covenant.”
1 Chronicles 4:10Jabez called upon the God of Israel, saying, “Oh that you would bless me and enlarge my border, and that your hand might be with me, and that you would keep me from harm so that it might not bring me pain!” And God granted what he asked.
1 Chronicles 10:13So Saul died for his breach of faith. He broke faith with the Lord in that he did not keep the command of the Lord , and also consulted a medium, seeking guidance.
1 Chronicles 22:12Only, may the Lord grant you discretion and understanding, that when he gives you charge over Israel you may keep the law of the Lord your God.
1 Chronicles 23:32Thus they were to keep charge of the tent of meeting and the sanctuary, and to attend the sons of Aaron, their brothers, for the service of the house of the Lord .
1 Chronicles 29:18O Lord , the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Israel, our fathers, keep forever such purposes and thoughts in the hearts of your people, and direct their hearts toward you.
1 Chronicles 29:19Grant to Solomon my son a whole heart that he may keep your commandments, your testimonies, and your statutes, performing all, and that he may build the palace for which I have made provision.”
2 Chronicles 6:16Now therefore, O Lord , God of Israel, keep for your servant David my father what you have promised him, saying, ‘You shall not lack a man to sit before me on the throne of Israel, if only your sons pay close attention to their way, to walk in my law as you have walked before me.’
2 Chronicles 13:11They offer to the Lord every morning and every evening burnt offerings and incense of sweet spices, set out the showbread on the table of pure gold, and care for the golden lampstand that its lamps may burn every evening. For we keep the charge of the Lord our God, but you have forsaken him.
2 Chronicles 14:4and commanded Judah to seek the Lord , the God of their fathers, and to keep the law and the commandment.
2 Chronicles 23:6Let no one enter the house of the Lord except the priests and ministering Levites. They may enter, for they are holy, but all the people shall keep the charge of the Lord .
2 Chronicles 30:1Hezekiah sent to all Israel and Judah, and wrote letters also to Ephraim and Manasseh, that they should come to the house of the Lord at Jerusalem to keep the Passover to the Lord , the God of Israel.
2 Chronicles 30:2For the king and his princes and all the assembly in Jerusalem had taken counsel to keep the Passover in the second month—
2 Chronicles 30:3for they could not keep it at that time because the priests had not consecrated themselves in sufficient number, nor had the people assembled in Jerusalem—
2 Chronicles 30:5So they decreed to make a proclamation throughout all Israel, from Beersheba to Dan, that the people should come and keep the Passover to the Lord , the God of Israel, at Jerusalem, for they had not kept it as often as prescribed.
2 Chronicles 30:13And many people came together in Jerusalem to keep the Feast of Unleavened Bread in the second month, a very great assembly.
2 Chronicles 30:23Then the whole assembly agreed together to keep the feast for another seven days. So they kept it for another seven days with gladness.
2 Chronicles 34:31And the king stood in his place and made a covenant before the Lord , to walk after the Lord and to keep his commandments and his testimonies and his statutes, with all his heart and all his soul, to perform the words of the covenant that were written in this book.
2 Chronicles 35:16So all the service of the Lord was prepared that day, to keep the Passover and to offer burnt offerings on the altar of the Lord , according to the command of King Josiah.
Ezra 6:6“Now therefore, Tattenai, governor of the province Beyond the River, Shethar-bozenai, and your associates the governors who are in the province Beyond the River, keep away.
Ezra 8:29Guard them and keep them until you weigh them before the chief priests and the Levites and the heads of fathers' houses in Israel at Jerusalem, within the chambers of the house of the Lord .”
Nehemiah 1:5And I said, “O Lord God of heaven, the great and awesome God who keeps covenant and steadfast love with those who love him and keep his commandments,
Nehemiah 1:9but if you return to me and keep my commandments and do them, though your outcasts are in the uttermost parts of heaven, from there I will gather them and bring them to the place that I have chosen, to make my name dwell there.’
Nehemiah 5:2For there were those who said, “With our sons and our daughters, we are many. So let us get grain, that we may eat and keep alive.”
Nehemiah 5:13I also shook out the fold of my garment and said, “So may God shake out every man from his house and from his labor who does not keep this promise. So may he be shaken out and emptied.” And all the assembly said “Amen” and praised the Lord . And the people did as they had promised.
Nehemiah 13:22Then I commanded the Levites that they should purify themselves and come and guard the gates, to keep the Sabbath day holy. Remember this also in my favor, O my God, and spare me according to the greatness of your steadfast love.
Esther 3:8Then Haman said to King Ahasuerus, “There is a certain people scattered abroad and dispersed among the peoples in all the provinces of your kingdom. Their laws are different from those of every other people, and they do not keep the king's laws, so that it is not to the king's profit to tolerate them.
Esther 4:14For if you keep silent at this time, relief and deliverance will rise for the Jews from another place, but you and your father's house will perish. And who knows whether you have not come to the kingdom for such a time as this?”
Esther 9:21obliging them to keep the fourteenth day of the month Adar and also the fifteenth day of the same, year by year,
Esther 9:27the Jews firmly obligated themselves and their offspring and all who joined them, that without fail they would keep these two days according to what was written and at the time appointed every year,
Job 4:2“If one ventures a word with you, will you be impatient? Yet who can keep from speaking?
Job 13:5Oh that you would keep silent, and it would be your wisdom!
Job 13:17Keep listening to my words, and let my declaration be in your ears.
Job 14:16For then you would number my steps; you would not keep watch over my sin;
Job 21:2Keep listening to my words, and let this be your comfort.
Job 22:15Will you keep to the old way that wicked men have trod?
Job 30:10They abhor me; they keep aloof from me; they do not hesitate to spit at the sight of me.
Job 36:6He does not keep the wicked alive, but gives the afflicted their right.
Job 36:19Will your cry for help avail to keep you from distress, or all the force of your strength?
Job 37:2Keep listening to the thunder of his voice and the rumbling that comes from his mouth.
Job 41:12“I will not keep silence concerning his limbs, or his mighty strength, or his goodly frame.
Psalms 12:7You, O Lord , will keep them; you will guard us from this generation forever.
Psalms 17:8Keep me as the apple of your eye; hide me in the shadow of your wings,
Psalms 19:13Keep back your servant also from presumptuous sins; let them not have dominion over me! Then I shall be blameless, and innocent of great transgression.
Psalms 22:29All the prosperous of the earth eat and worship; before him shall bow all who go down to the dust, even the one who could not keep himself alive.
Psalms 25:10All the paths of the Lord are steadfast love and faithfulness, for those who keep his covenant and his testimonies.
Psalms 33:19that he may deliver their soul from death and keep them alive in famine.
Psalms 34:13Keep your tongue from evil and your lips from speaking deceit.
Psalms 37:34Wait for the Lord and keep his way, and he will exalt you to inherit the land; you will look on when the wicked are cut off.
Psalms 50:3Our God comes; he does not keep silence; before him is a devouring fire, around him a mighty tempest.
Psalms 50:18If you see a thief, you are pleased with him, and you keep company with adulterers.
Psalms 66:7who rules by his might forever, whose eyes keep watch on the nations— let not the rebellious exalt themselves. Selah
Psalms 75:3When the earth totters, and all its inhabitants, it is I who keep steady its pillars. Selah
Psalms 78:7so that they should set their hope in God and not forget the works of God, but keep his commandments;
Psalms 78:10They did not keep God's covenant, but refused to walk according to his law.
Psalms 78:56Yet they tested and rebelled against the Most High God and did not keep his testimonies,
Psalms 83:1O God, do not keep silence; do not hold your peace or be still, O God!
Psalms 89:28My steadfast love I will keep for him forever, and my covenant will stand firm for him.
Psalms 89:31if they violate my statutes and do not keep my commandments,
Psalms 103:9He will not always chide, nor will he keep his anger forever.
Psalms 103:18to those who keep his covenant and remember to do his commandments.
Psalms 105:45that they might keep his statutes and observe his laws. Praise the Lord !
Psalms 119:2Blessed are those who keep his testimonies, who seek him with their whole heart,
Psalms 119:8I will keep your statutes; do not utterly forsake me!
Psalms 119:9How can a young man keep his way pure? By guarding it according to your word.
Psalms 119:17Deal bountifully with your servant, that I may live and keep your word.
Psalms 119:33Teach me, O Lord , the way of your statutes; and I will keep it to the end.
Psalms 119:34Give me understanding, that I may keep your law and observe it with my whole heart.
Psalms 119:44I will keep your law continually, forever and ever,
Psalms 119:55I remember your name in the night, O Lord , and keep your law.
Psalms 119:57The Lord is my portion; I promise to keep your words.
Psalms 119:60I hasten and do not delay to keep your commandments.
Psalms 119:63I am a companion of all who fear you, of those who keep your precepts.
Psalms 119:67Before I was afflicted I went astray, but now I keep your word.
Psalms 119:69The insolent smear me with lies, but with my whole heart I keep your precepts;
Psalms 119:88In your steadfast love give me life, that I may keep the testimonies of your mouth.
Psalms 119:100I understand more than the aged, for I keep your precepts.
Psalms 119:101I hold back my feet from every evil way, in order to keep your word.
Psalms 119:106I have sworn an oath and confirmed it, to keep your righteous rules.
Psalms 119:115Depart from me, you evildoers, that I may keep the commandments of my God.
Psalms 119:133Keep steady my steps according to your promise, and let no iniquity get dominion over me.
Psalms 119:134Redeem me from man's oppression, that I may keep your precepts.
Psalms 119:136My eyes shed streams of tears, because people do not keep your law.
Psalms 119:145With my whole heart I cry; answer me, O Lord ! I will keep your statutes.
Psalms 119:158I look at the faithless with disgust, because they do not keep your commands.
Psalms 119:168I keep your precepts and testimonies, for all my ways are before you.
Psalms 121:7The Lord will keep you from all evil; he will keep your life.
Psalms 121:7The Lord will keep you from all evil; he will keep your life.
Psalms 121:8The Lord will keep your going out and your coming in from this time forth and forevermore.
Psalms 132:12If your sons keep my covenant and my testimonies that I shall teach them, their sons also forever shall sit on your throne.”
Psalms 141:3Set a guard, O Lord , over my mouth; keep watch over the door of my lips!
Psalms 141:9Keep me from the trap that they have laid for me and from the snares of evildoers!
Proverbs 2:20So you will walk in the way of the good and keep to the paths of the righteous.
Proverbs 3:1My son, do not forget my teaching, but let your heart keep my commandments,
Proverbs 3:21My son, do not lose sight of these— keep sound wisdom and discretion,
Proverbs 3:26for the Lord will be your confidence and will keep your foot from being caught.
Proverbs 4:4he taught me and said to me, “Let your heart hold fast my words; keep my commandments, and live.
Proverbs 4:6Do not forsake her, and she will keep you; love her, and she will guard you.
Proverbs 4:13Keep hold of instruction; do not let go; guard her, for she is your life.
Proverbs 4:21Let them not escape from your sight; keep them within your heart.
Proverbs 4:23Keep your heart with all vigilance, for from it flow the springs of life.
Proverbs 5:2that you may keep discretion, and your lips may guard knowledge.
Proverbs 5:8Keep your way far from her, and do not go near the door of her house,
Proverbs 6:20My son, keep your father's commandment, and forsake not your mother's teaching.
Proverbs 7:1My son, keep my words and treasure up my commandments with you;
Proverbs 7:2keep my commandments and live; keep my teaching as the apple of your eye;
Proverbs 7:2keep my commandments and live; keep my teaching as the apple of your eye;
Proverbs 7:5to keep you from the forbidden woman, from the adulteress with her smooth words.
Proverbs 8:32“And now, O sons, listen to me: blessed are those who keep my ways.
Proverbs 20:3It is an honor for a man to keep aloof from strife, but every fool will be quarreling.
Proverbs 22:5Thorns and snares are in the way of the crooked; whoever guards his soul will keep far from them.
Proverbs 22:12The eyes of the Lord keep watch over knowledge, but he overthrows the words of the traitor.
Proverbs 22:18for it will be pleasant if you keep them within you, if all of them are ready on your lips.
Proverbs 28:4Those who forsake the law praise the wicked, but those who keep the law strive against them.
Ecclesiastes 2:10And whatever my eyes desired I did not keep from them. I kept my heart from no pleasure, for my heart found pleasure in all my toil, and this was my reward for all my toil.
Ecclesiastes 3:6a time to seek, and a time to lose; a time to keep, and a time to cast away;
Ecclesiastes 3:7a time to tear, and a time to sew; a time to keep silence, and a time to speak;
Ecclesiastes 4:11Again, if two lie together, they keep warm, but how can one keep warm alone?
Ecclesiastes 4:11Again, if two lie together, they keep warm, but how can one keep warm alone?
Ecclesiastes 8:2I say: Keep the king's command, because of God's oath to him.
Ecclesiastes 12:13The end of the matter; all has been heard. Fear God and keep his commandments, for this is the whole duty of man.
Isaiah 6:9And he said, “Go, and say to this people: “‘Keep on hearing, but do not understand; keep on seeing, but do not perceive.’
Isaiah 6:9And he said, “Go, and say to this people: “‘Keep on hearing, but do not understand; keep on seeing, but do not perceive.’
Isaiah 7:21In that day a man will keep alive a young cow and two sheep,
Isaiah 10:1Woe to those who decree iniquitous decrees, and the writers who keep writing oppression,
Isaiah 26:3You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you.
Isaiah 27:3I, the Lord , am its keeper; every moment I water it. Lest anyone punish it, I keep it night and day;
Isaiah 33:23Your cords hang loose; they cannot hold the mast firm in its place or keep the sail spread out. Then prey and spoil in abundance will be divided; even the lame will take the prey.
Isaiah 42:6“I am the Lord ; I have called you in righteousness; I will take you by the hand and keep you; I will give you as a covenant for the people, a light for the nations,
Isaiah 45:20“Assemble yourselves and come; draw near together, you survivors of the nations! They have no knowledge who carry about their wooden idols, and keep on praying to a god that cannot save.
Isaiah 49:8Thus says the Lord : “In a time of favor I have answered you; in a day of salvation I have helped you; I will keep you and give you as a covenant to the people, to establish the land, to apportion the desolate heritages,
Isaiah 56:1Thus says the Lord : “Keep justice, and do righteousness, for soon my salvation will come, and my deliverance be revealed.
Isaiah 56:4For thus says the Lord : “To the eunuchs who keep my Sabbaths, who choose the things that please me and hold fast my covenant,
Isaiah 62:1For Zion's sake I will not keep silent, and for Jerusalem's sake I will not be quiet, until her righteousness goes forth as brightness, and her salvation as a burning torch.
Isaiah 64:12Will you restrain yourself at these things, O Lord ? Will you keep silent, and afflict us so terribly?
Isaiah 65:5who say, “Keep to yourself, do not come near me, for I am too holy for you.” These are a smoke in my nostrils, a fire that burns all the day.
Isaiah 65:6Behold, it is written before me: “I will not keep silent, but I will repay; I will indeed repay into their bosom
Jeremiah 2:25Keep your feet from going unshod and your throat from thirst. But you said, ‘It is hopeless, for I have loved foreigners, and after them I will go.’
Jeremiah 4:19My anguish, my anguish! I writhe in pain! Oh the walls of my heart! My heart is beating wildly; I cannot keep silent, for I hear the sound of the trumpet, the alarm of war.
Jeremiah 8:7Even the stork in the heavens knows her times, and the turtledove, swallow, and crane keep the time of their coming, but my people know not the rules of the Lord .
Jeremiah 15:6You have rejected me, declares the Lord ; you keep going backward, so I have stretched out my hand against you and destroyed you— I am weary of relenting.
Jeremiah 17:22And do not carry a burden out of your houses on the Sabbath or do any work, but keep the Sabbath day holy, as I commanded your fathers.
Jeremiah 17:24“‘But if you listen to me, declares the Lord , and bring in no burden by the gates of this city on the Sabbath day, but keep the Sabbath day holy and do no work on it,
Jeremiah 17:27But if you do not listen to me, to keep the Sabbath day holy, and not to bear a burden and enter by the gates of Jerusalem on the Sabbath day, then I will kindle a fire in its gates, and it shall devour the palaces of Jerusalem and shall not be quenched.’”
Jeremiah 31:10“Hear the word of the Lord , O nations, and declare it in the coastlands far away; say, ‘He who scattered Israel will gather him, and will keep him as a shepherd keeps his flock.’
Jeremiah 31:16Thus says the Lord : “Keep your voice from weeping, and your eyes from tears, for there is a reward for your work, declares the Lord , and they shall come back from the land of the enemy.
Jeremiah 34:18And the men who transgressed my covenant and did not keep the terms of the covenant that they made before me, I will make them like the calf that they cut in two and passed between its parts—
Jeremiah 42:4Jeremiah the prophet said to them, “I have heard you. Behold, I will pray to the Lord your God according to your request, and whatever the Lord answers you I will tell you. I will keep nothing back from you.”
Jeremiah 49:11Leave your fatherless children; I will keep them alive; and let your widows trust in me.”
Lamentations 4:22The punishment of your iniquity, O daughter of Zion, is accomplished; he will keep you in exile no longer; but your iniquity, O daughter of Edom, he will punish; he will uncover your sins.
Ezekiel 11:20that they may walk in my statutes and keep my rules and obey them. And they shall be my people, and I will be their God.
Ezekiel 13:18and say, Thus says the Lord God : Woe to the women who sew magic bands upon all wrists, and make veils for the heads of persons of every stature, in the hunt for souls! Will you hunt down souls belonging to my people and keep your own souls alive?
Ezekiel 17:14that the kingdom might be humble and not lift itself up, and keep his covenant that it might stand.
Ezekiel 20:18“And I said to their children in the wilderness, Do not walk in the statutes of your fathers, nor keep their rules, nor defile yourselves with their idols.
Ezekiel 20:20and keep my Sabbaths holy that they may be a sign between me and you, that you may know that I am the Lord your God.
Ezekiel 33:24“Son of man, the inhabitants of these waste places in the land of Israel keep saying, ‘Abraham was only one man, yet he got possession of the land; but we are many; the land is surely given us to possess.’
Ezekiel 38:7“Be ready and keep ready, you and all your hosts that are assembled about you, and be a guard for them.
Ezekiel 44:8And you have not kept charge of my holy things, but you have set others to keep my charge for you in my sanctuary.
Ezekiel 44:14Yet I will appoint them to keep charge of the temple, to do all its service and all that is to be done in it.
Ezekiel 44:16They shall enter my sanctuary, and they shall approach my table, to minister to me, and they shall keep my charge.
Ezekiel 44:24In a dispute, they shall act as judges, and they shall judge it according to my judgments. They shall keep my laws and my statutes in all my appointed feasts, and they shall keep my Sabbaths holy.
Ezekiel 44:24In a dispute, they shall act as judges, and they shall judge it according to my judgments. They shall keep my laws and my statutes in all my appointed feasts, and they shall keep my Sabbaths holy.
Daniel 9:4I prayed to the Lord my God and made confession, saying, “O Lord, the great and awesome God, who keeps covenant and steadfast love with those who love him and keep his commandments,
Daniel 11:10“His sons shall wage war and assemble a multitude of great forces, which shall keep coming and overflow and pass through, and again shall carry the war as far as his fortress.
Amos 5:13Therefore he who is prudent will keep silent in such a time, for it is an evil time.
Nahum 1:15Behold, upon the mountains, the feet of him who brings good news, who publishes peace! Keep your feasts, O Judah; fulfill your vows, for never again shall the worthless pass through you; he is utterly cut off.
Habakkuk 1:17Is he then to keep on emptying his net and mercilessly killing nations forever?
Habakkuk 2:20But the Lord is in his holy temple; let all the earth keep silence before him.”
Zechariah 3:7“Thus says the Lord of hosts: If you will walk in my ways and keep my charge, then you shall rule my house and have charge of my courts, and I will give you the right of access among those who are standing here.
Zechariah 11:12Then I said to them, “If it seems good to you, give me my wages; but if not, keep them.” And they weighed out as my wages thirty pieces of silver.
Zechariah 12:4On that day, declares the Lord , I will strike every horse with panic, and its rider with madness. But for the sake of the house of Judah I will keep my eyes open, when I strike every horse of the peoples with blindness.
Zechariah 14:16Then everyone who survives of all the nations that have come against Jerusalem shall go up year after year to worship the King, the Lord of hosts, and to keep the Feast of Booths.
Zechariah 14:18And if the family of Egypt does not go up and present themselves, then on them there shall be no rain; there shall be the plague with which the Lord afflicts the nations that do not go up to keep the Feast of Booths.
Zechariah 14:19This shall be the punishment to Egypt and the punishment to all the nations that do not go up to keep the Feast of Booths.
Malachi 2:9and so I make you despised and abased before all the people, inasmuch as you do not keep my ways but show partiality in your instruction.”
Matthew 19:17And he said to him, “Why do you ask me about what is good? There is only one who is good. If you would enter life, keep the commandments.”
Matthew 26:18He said, “Go into the city to a certain man and say to him, ‘The Teacher says, My time is at hand. I will keep the Passover at your house with my disciples.’”
Matthew 28:14And if this comes to the governor's ears, we will satisfy him and keep you out of trouble.”
Mark 13:33Be on guard, keep awake. For you do not know when the time will come.
Luke 11:28But he said, “Blessed rather are those who hear the word of God and keep it!”
Luke 12:35“Stay dressed for action and keep your lamps burning,
Luke 17:33Whoever seeks to preserve his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life will keep it.
John 8:55But you have not known him. I know him. If I were to say that I do not know him, I would be a liar like you, but I do know him and I keep his word.
John 9:16Some of the Pharisees said, “This man is not from God, for he does not keep the Sabbath.” But others said, “How can a man who is a sinner do such signs?” And there was a division among them.
John 10:24So the Jews gathered around him and said to him, “How long will you keep us in suspense? If you are the Christ, tell us plainly.”
John 12:7Jesus said, “Leave her alone, so that she may keep it for the day of my burial.
John 12:25Whoever loves his life loses it, and whoever hates his life in this world will keep it for eternal life.
John 12:47If anyone hears my words and does not keep them, I do not judge him; for I did not come to judge the world but to save the world.
John 14:15“If you love me, you will keep my commandments.
John 14:23Jesus answered him, “If anyone loves me, he will keep my word, and my Father will love him, and we will come to him and make our home with him.
John 14:24Whoever does not love me does not keep my words. And the word that you hear is not mine but the Father's who sent me.
John 15:10If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as I have kept my Father's commandments and abide in his love.
John 15:20Remember the word that I said to you: ‘A servant is not greater than his master.’ If they persecuted me, they will also persecute you. If they kept my word, they will also keep yours.
John 16:1“I have said all these things to you to keep you from falling away.
John 17:11And I am no longer in the world, but they are in the world, and I am coming to you. Holy Father, keep them in your name, which you have given me, that they may be one, even as we are one.
John 17:15I do not ask that you take them out of the world, but that you keep them from the evil one.
Acts 5:3But Peter said, “Ananias, why has Satan filled your heart to lie to the Holy Spirit and to keep back for yourself part of the proceeds of the land?
Acts 5:38So in the present case I tell you, keep away from these men and let them alone, for if this plan or this undertaking is of man, it will fail;
Acts 7:53you who received the law as delivered by angels and did not keep it.”
Acts 15:5But some believers who belonged to the party of the Pharisees rose up and said, “It is necessary to circumcise them and to order them to keep the law of Moses.”
Acts 15:29that you abstain from what has been sacrificed to idols, and from blood, and from what has been strangled, and from sexual immorality. If you keep yourselves from these, you will do well. Farewell.”
Acts 16:23And when they had inflicted many blows upon them, they threw them into prison, ordering the jailer to keep them safely.
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 14:22The faith that you have, keep between yourself and God. Blessed is the one who has no reason to pass judgment on himself for what he approves.
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 9:27But I discipline my body and keep it under control, lest after preaching to others I myself should be disqualified.
1 Corinthians 14:28But if there is no one to interpret, let each of them keep silent in church and speak to himself and to God.
1 Corinthians 14:34the women should keep silent in the churches. For they are not permitted to speak, but should be in submission, as the Law also says.
2 Corinthians 4:4In their case the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, to keep them from seeing the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God.
2 Corinthians 12:7So to keep me from becoming conceited because of the surpassing greatness of the revelations, a thorn was given me in the flesh, a messenger of Satan to harass me, to keep me from becoming conceited.
2 Corinthians 12:7So to keep me from becoming conceited because of the surpassing greatness of the revelations, a thorn was given me in the flesh, a messenger of Satan to harass me, to keep me from becoming conceited.
Galatians 5:3I testify again to every man who accepts circumcision that he is obligated to keep the whole law.
Galatians 5:17For the desires of the flesh are against the Spirit, and the desires of the Spirit are against the flesh, for these are opposed to each other, to keep you from doing the things you want to do.
Galatians 6:1Brothers, if anyone is caught in any transgression, you who are spiritual should restore him in a spirit of gentleness. Keep watch on yourself, lest you too be tempted.
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.
Ephesians 6:18praying at all times in the Spirit, with all prayer and supplication. To that end keep alert with all perseverance, making supplication for all the saints,
Philippians 3:17Brothers, join in imitating me, and keep your eyes on those who walk according to the example you have in us.
1 Thessalonians 5:6So then let us not sleep, as others do, but let us keep awake and be sober.
2 Thessalonians 3:6Now we command you, brothers, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you keep away from any brother who is walking in idleness and not in accord with the tradition that you received from us.
1 Timothy 4:16Keep a close watch on yourself and on the teaching. Persist in this, for by so doing you will save both yourself and your hearers.
1 Timothy 5:21In the presence of God and of Christ Jesus and of the elect angels I charge you to keep these rules without prejudging, doing nothing from partiality.
1 Timothy 5:22Do not be hasty in the laying on of hands, nor take part in the sins of others; keep yourself pure.
1 Timothy 6:14to keep the commandment unstained and free from reproach until the appearing of our Lord Jesus Christ,
Philemon 1:13I would have been glad to keep him with me, in order that he might serve me on your behalf during my imprisonment for the gospel,
Hebrews 13:5Keep your life free from love of money, and be content with what you have, for he has said, “I will never leave you nor forsake you.”
James 1:27Religion that is pure and undefiled before God, the Father, is this: to visit orphans and widows in their affliction, and to keep oneself unstained from the world.
1 Peter 2:12Keep your conduct among the Gentiles honorable, so that when they speak against you as evildoers, they may see your good deeds and glorify God on the day of visitation.
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 4:8Above all, keep loving one another earnestly, since love covers a multitude of sins.
2 Peter 1:8For if these qualities are yours and are increasing, they keep you from being ineffective or unfruitful in the knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ.
2 Peter 2:9then the Lord knows how to rescue the godly from trials, and to keep the unrighteous under punishment until the day of judgment,
1 John 2:3And by this we know that we have come to know him, if we keep his commandments.
1 John 2:4Whoever says “I know him” but does not keep his commandments is a liar, and the truth is not in him,
1 John 3:9No one born of God makes a practice of sinning, for God's seed abides in him, and he cannot keep on sinning because he has been born of God.
1 John 3:22and whatever we ask we receive from him, because we keep his commandments and do what pleases him.
1 John 5:3For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments. And his commandments are not burdensome.
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 5:21Little children, keep yourselves from idols.
Jude 1:21keep yourselves in the love of God, waiting for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ that leads to eternal life.
Jude 1:24Now to him who is able to keep you from stumbling and to present you blameless before the presence of his glory with great joy,
Revelation 1:3Blessed is the one who reads aloud the words of this prophecy, and blessed are those who hear, and who keep what is written in it, for the time is near.
Revelation 3:3Remember, then, what you received and heard. Keep it, and repent. If you will not wake up, I will come like a thief, and you will not know at what hour I will come against you.
Revelation 3:10Because you have kept my word about patient endurance, I will keep you from the hour of trial that is coming on the whole world, to try those who dwell on the earth.
Revelation 12:17Then the dragon became furious with the woman and went off to make war on the rest of her offspring, on those who keep the commandments of God and hold to the testimony of Jesus. And he stood on the sand of the sea.
Revelation 14:12Here is a call for the endurance of the saints, those who keep the commandments of God and their faith in Jesus.
Revelation 22:9but he said to me, “You must not do that! I am a fellow servant with you and your brothers the prophets, and with those who keep the words of this book. Worship God.”
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