85 occurrences in 36 translations

'Evil One' in the Bible

God has delivered me to the ungodly (to the evil one) and cast me [headlong] into the hands of the wicked (Satan's host).

For the evil one will be spared for the day of destruction; they shalt be led away to the day of wraths

Mine enemy shall be as the unjust one, and he rising up against me, as the evil one.

And I broke [the] evil one's jaw bones, and I made [his] prey drop from his teeth.

Is not disaster for [the] evil one and ruin for [the] workers of mischief?

Who says to a king, O worthless one; and to nobles, O evil one?

Break the arm of the wicked and the evil one; seek out his wickedness, until You find none.

Thou wilt cover me from the consultation of evil ones; from the crowd of the workers of vanity:

Appoint the evil one to oppose him. Let an accuser stand at his right hand.

Evil one suffereth when he hath been surety for a stranger, And whoso is hating suretyship is confident.

An evil one seeks only rebellion; so a cruel messenger shall be sent against him.

Do not fret yourself because of evil ones, nor be jealous of the wicked;

For there shall be no latter state to the evil one: the light of the unjust shall be extinguished.

Though a sinner does evil one hundred times and his judgment is prolonged, yet surely I know that it shall be well with those that fear God, who fear before his presence;

How wilt thou make good thy way to seek love? for this also thou didst teach the evil ones thy ways.

for evil ones were found among my people: he will look about as the stooping of fowlers; they set snares, they will take men.

The bellows blow, blasting the lead with fire. The refining is completely in vain; the evil ones are not separated out.

And I will deliver you out of the hand of the wicked, and I will redeem you out of the hand of the evil ones.

Behold, the storm of Jehovah went forth with wrath, a piercing storm; it shall be hurled upon the head of the evil ones.

And I brought the evil ones of the nations, and they inherited their houses: and I caused the pride of the strong ones to cease, and their holy places were profaned.

Because ye afflicted the heart of the just one with falsehood, and I afflicted him not; and to strengthen the hands of the evil one not to turn back from his evil way, to preserve him alive.

And you, O evil one, wounded to death, O ruler of Israel, whose day has come in the time of the last punishment;

Yahweh [is] righteous in her midst; he does not do wickedness. {Morning by morning} he renders his judgment; at dawn he does not fail, but an evil one knows no shame.

Then the Evil One took him to the holy town; and he put him on the highest point of the Temple and said to him,

Again, the Evil One took him up to a very high mountain, and let him see all the kingdoms of the world and the glory of them;

And these are they by the wayside, where the word is planted; and when they have given ear, the Evil One comes straight away and takes away the word which has been planted in them.

And the Evil One said to him, If you are the Son of God, give orders to this stone to become bread.

And the Evil One said, I will give you authority over all these, and the glory of them, for it has been given to me, and I give it to anyone at my pleasure.

And when all these tests were ended the Evil One went away from him for a time.

Those by the side of the road are those who have given hearing; then the Evil One comes and takes away the word from their hearts, so that they may not have faith and get salvation.

Jesus answered them, Did I not choose you, the Twelve? And [yet] one of you is a devil (of the evil one and a false accuser).

The Jews were amazed. They said, "How does this fellow know the sacred writings when he has never learned them?" "I am not asking that thou wilt take them out of the world, but that thou wilt protect them from the Evil One.

So while a meal was going on, the Evil One having now put it into the heart of Judas Iscariot, Simon's son, to be false to him,

O you, who are full of false tricks and evil ways, a son of the Evil One, hating all righteousness, will you for ever be turning people from the right ways of the Lord?

For rulers are not a terror to a good work, but to an evil one. Dost thou desire then not to be afraid of the authority? practise what is good, and thou shalt have praise from it;

And he is to have a good name among those outside the church, so that nothing may be said against him and he may not be taken by the designs of the Evil One.

So it is my desire that the younger widows may be married and have children, controlling their families, and giving the Evil One no chance to say anything against them,

And so they may get themselves free from the net of the Evil One, being made the prisoners of the Lord's servant, for the purpose of God.

This wisdom is not from heaven, but is of the earth and the flesh and the Evil One.

Speak not evil one of another, brethren. He that speaketh evil of his brother, and judgeth his brother, speaketh evil of the law, and judgeth the law: but if thou judge the law, thou art not a doer of the law, but a judge.

[But] he who commits sin [who practices evildoing] is of the devil [takes his character from the evil one], for the devil has sinned (violated the divine law) from the beginning. The reason the Son of God was made manifest (visible) was to undo (destroy, loosen, and dissolve) the works the devil [has done].

for this is the injunction which ye heard from the beginning, that we should love one another: not as Cain who was of the evil one, and slew his brother;

Now when Michael, one of the chief angels, was fighting against the Evil One for the body of Moses, fearing to make use of violent words against him, he only said, May the Lord be your judge.

I have known thy works, and thy labour, and thy endurance, and that thou art not able to bear evil ones, and that thou hast tried those saying themselves to be apostles and are not, and hast found them liars,

Be glad then, O heavens, and you who are in them. But there is trouble for the earth and the sea: because the Evil One has come down to you, being very angry, having the knowledge that he has but a short time.

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