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Exodus 9:16But for this purpose I have raised you up, to show you my power, so that my name may be proclaimed in all the earth.
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.
Leviticus 11:32And anything on which any of them falls when they are dead shall be unclean, whether it is an article of wood or a garment or a skin or a sack, any article that is used for any purpose. It must be put into water, and it shall be unclean until the evening; then it shall be clean.
1 Chronicles 12:33Of Zebulun 50000 seasoned troops, equipped for battle with all the weapons of war, to help David with singleness of purpose.
Ezra 4:5and bribed counselors against them to frustrate their purpose, all the days of Cyrus king of Persia, even until the reign of Darius king of Persia.
Nehemiah 6:13For this purpose he was hired, that I should be afraid and act in this way and sin, and so they could give me a bad name in order to taunt me.
Nehemiah 8:4And Ezra the scribe stood on a wooden platform that they had made for the purpose. And beside him stood Mattithiah, Shema, Anaiah, Uriah, Hilkiah, and Maaseiah on his right hand, and Pedaiah, Mishael, Malchijah, Hashum, Hashbaddanah, Zechariah, and Meshullam on his left hand.
Job 10:13Yet these things you hid in your heart; I know that this was your purpose.
Job 42:2“I know that you can do all things, and that no purpose of yours can be thwarted.
Psalms 57:2I cry out to God Most High, to God who fulfills his purpose for me.
Psalms 64:5They hold fast to their evil purpose; they talk of laying snares secretly, thinking, “Who can see them?”
Psalms 119:150They draw near who persecute me with evil purpose; they are far from your law.
Psalms 138:8The Lord will fulfill his purpose for me; your steadfast love, O Lord , endures forever. Do not forsake the work of your hands.
Proverbs 16:4The Lord has made everything for its purpose, even the wicked for the day of trouble.
Proverbs 19:21Many are the plans in the mind of a man, but it is the purpose of the Lord that will stand.
Proverbs 20:5The purpose in a man's heart is like deep water, but a man of understanding will draw it out.
Isaiah 14:26This is the purpose that is purposed concerning the whole earth, and this is the hand that is stretched out over all the nations.
Isaiah 19:17And the land of Judah will become a terror to the Egyptians. Everyone to whom it is mentioned will fear because of the purpose that the Lord of hosts has purposed against them.
Isaiah 44:28who says of Cyrus, ‘He is my shepherd, and he shall fulfill all my purpose’; saying of Jerusalem, ‘She shall be built,’ and of the temple, ‘Your foundation shall be laid.’”
Isaiah 46:10declaring the end from the beginning and from ancient times things not yet done, saying, ‘My counsel shall stand, and I will accomplish all my purpose,’
Isaiah 48:14“Assemble, all of you, and listen! Who among them has declared these things? The Lord loves him; he shall perform his purpose on Babylon, and his arm shall be against the Chaldeans.
Isaiah 54:16Behold, I have created the smith who blows the fire of coals and produces a weapon for its purpose. I have also created the ravager to destroy;
Isaiah 55:11so shall my word be that goes out from my mouth; it shall not return to me empty, but it shall accomplish that which I purpose, and shall succeed in the thing for which I sent it.
Jeremiah 49:30Flee, wander far away, dwell in the depths, O inhabitants of Hazor! declares the Lord . For Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon has made a plan against you and formed a purpose against you.
Jeremiah 51:11“Sharpen the arrows! Take up the shields! The Lord has stirred up the spirit of the kings of the Medes, because his purpose concerning Babylon is to destroy it, for that is the vengeance of the Lord , the vengeance for his temple.
Luke 4:43but he said to them, “I must preach the good news of the kingdom of God to the other towns as well; for I was sent for this purpose.”
Luke 7:30but the Pharisees and the lawyers rejected the purpose of God for themselves, not having been baptized by him.)
John 1:31I myself did not know him, but for this purpose I came baptizing with water, that he might be revealed to Israel.”
John 12:27“Now is my soul troubled. And what shall I say? ‘Father, save me from this hour’? But for this purpose I have come to this hour.
John 18:37Then Pilate said to him, “So you are a king?” Jesus answered, “You say that I am a king. For this purpose I was born and for this purpose I have come into the world—to bear witness to the truth. Everyone who is of the truth listens to my voice.”
John 18:37Then Pilate said to him, “So you are a king?” Jesus answered, “You say that I am a king. For this purpose I was born and for this purpose I have come into the world—to bear witness to the truth. Everyone who is of the truth listens to my voice.”
Acts 9:21And all who heard him were amazed and said, “Is not this the man who made havoc in Jerusalem of those who called upon this name? And has he not come here for this purpose, to bring them bound before the chief priests?”
Acts 11:23When he came and saw the grace of God, he was glad, and he exhorted them all to remain faithful to the Lord with steadfast purpose,
Acts 13:36For David, after he had served the purpose of God in his own generation, fell asleep and was laid with his fathers and saw corruption,
Acts 26:16But rise and stand upon your feet, for I have appeared to you for this purpose, to appoint you as a servant and witness to the things in which you have seen me and to those in which I will appear to you,
Acts 27:13Now when the south wind blew gently, supposing that they had obtained their purpose, they weighed anchor and sailed along Crete, close to the shore.
Romans 4:11He received the sign of circumcision as a seal of the righteousness that he had by faith while he was still uncircumcised. The purpose was to make him the father of all who believe without being circumcised, so that righteousness would be counted to them as well,
Romans 8:28And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.
Romans 9:11though they were not yet born and had done nothing either good or bad—in order that God's purpose of election might continue, not because of works but because of him who calls—
Romans 9:17For the Scripture says to Pharaoh, “For this very purpose I have raised you up, that I might show my power in you, and that my name might be proclaimed in all the earth.”
Galatians 2:21I do not nullify the grace of God, for if righteousness were through the law, then Christ died for no purpose.
Galatians 4:17They make much of you, but for no good purpose. They want to shut you out, that you may make much of them.
Galatians 4:18It is always good to be made much of for a good purpose, and not only when I am present with you,
Ephesians 1:5he predestined us for adoption as sons through Jesus Christ, according to the purpose of his will,
Ephesians 1:9making known to us the mystery of his will, according to his purpose, which he set forth in Christ
Ephesians 1:11In him we have obtained an inheritance, having been predestined according to the purpose of him who works all things according to the counsel of his will,
Ephesians 3:11This was according to the eternal purpose that he has realized in Christ Jesus our Lord,
Ephesians 6:22I have sent him to you for this very purpose, that you may know how we are, and that he may encourage your hearts.
Colossians 4:8I have sent him to you for this very purpose, that you may know how we are and that he may encourage your hearts,
2 Timothy 1:9who saved us and called us to a holy calling, not because of our works but because of his own purpose and grace, which he gave us in Christ Jesus before the ages began,
Hebrews 6:17So when God desired to show more convincingly to the heirs of the promise the unchangeable character of his purpose, he guaranteed it with an oath,
James 4:5Or do you suppose it is to no purpose that the Scripture says, “He yearns jealously over the spirit that he has made to dwell in us”?
James 5:11Behold, we consider those blessed who remained steadfast. You have heard of the steadfastness of Job, and you have seen the purpose of the Lord, how the Lord is compassionate and merciful.
Revelation 17:17for God has put it into their hearts to carry out his purpose by being of one mind and handing over their royal power to the beast, until the words of God are fulfilled.
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