thief

Exodus 22:2If a thief is found breaking in and is struck so that he dies, there shall be no bloodguilt for him,
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 22:8If the thief is not found, the owner of the house shall come near to God to show whether or not he has put his hand to his neighbor's property.
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.
Job 24:14The murderer rises before it is light, that he may kill the poor and needy, and in the night he is like a thief.
Job 30:5They are driven out from human company; they shout after them as after a thief.
Psalms 50:18If you see a thief, you are pleased with him, and you keep company with adulterers.
Proverbs 6:30People do not despise a thief if he steals to satisfy his appetite when he is hungry,
Proverbs 29:24The partner of a thief hates his own life; he hears the curse, but discloses nothing.
Jeremiah 2:26“As a thief is shamed when caught, so the house of Israel shall be shamed: they, their kings, their officials, their priests, and their prophets,
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.
Joel 2:9They leap upon the city, they run upon the walls, they climb up into the houses, they enter through the windows like a thief.
Zechariah 5:4I will send it out, declares the Lord of hosts, and it shall enter the house of the thief, and the house of him who swears falsely by my name. And it shall remain in his house and consume it, both timber and stones.”
Matthew 24:43But know this, that if the master of the house had known in what part of the night the thief was coming, he would have stayed awake and would not have let his house be broken into.
Luke 12:33Sell your possessions, and give to the needy. Provide yourselves with moneybags that do not grow old, with a treasure in the heavens that does not fail, where no thief approaches and no moth destroys.
Luke 12:39But know this, that if the master of the house had known at what hour the thief was coming, he would not have left his house to be broken into.
John 10:1“Truly, truly, I say to you, he who does not enter the sheepfold by the door but climbs in by another way, that man is a thief and a robber.
John 10:10The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.
John 12:6He said this, not because he cared about the poor, but because he was a thief, and having charge of the moneybag he used to help himself to what was put into it.
Ephesians 4:28Let the thief no longer steal, but rather let him labor, doing honest work with his own hands, so that he may have something to share with anyone in need.
1 Thessalonians 5:2For you yourselves are fully aware that the day of the Lord will come like a thief in the night.
1 Thessalonians 5:4But you are not in darkness, brothers, for that day to surprise you like a thief.
1 Peter 4:15But let none of you suffer as a murderer or a thief or an evildoer or as a meddler.
2 Peter 3:10But the day of the Lord will come like a thief, and then the heavens will pass away with a roar, and the heavenly bodies will be burned up and dissolved, and the earth and the works that are done on it will be exposed.
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 16:15(“Behold, I am coming like a thief! Blessed is the one who stays awake, keeping his garments on, that he may not go about naked and be seen exposed!”)
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