12 occurrences in 29 translations

'Take Pleasure In' in the Bible

Let all those who take pleasure in my troubles be shamed and come to nothing: let those who are lifted up against me be covered with shame and have no honour.

Let them be ashamed and brought to confusion together that seek after my soul to destroy it; let them be turned backward and confounded that take pleasure in mine adversity;

When thou sawest a thief, thou didst take pleasure in him, and thy portion was with adulterers;

For thou wilt not delight in sacrifice, and thou wilt not take pleasure in burnt-offering.

Rebuke the beast in the reeds, the herd of bulls with the calves of the peoples. Trample underfoot those with bars of silver. Scatter the peoples who take pleasure in war.

Let them be ashamed and brought to confusion that seek after my soul; let them be turned backward and confounded that take pleasure in mine adversity;

For thy servants take pleasure in her stones, and favour the dust thereof.

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