56 occurrences in 10 translations

'Existence' in the Bible

He will give their kings into your hands, and you will put their names out of existence under heaven; there is not one of them who will not give way before you, till their destruction is complete.

And they said, How is the rest of Benjamin to be given offspring so that one tribe of Israel may not be put out of existence,

For we are sold, I and my people, to be destroyed, slain, and wiped out of existence! But if we had been sold for bondmen and bondwomen, I would have held my tongue, for our affliction is not to be compared with the damage this will do to the king.

Or as a child dead at birth I might never have come into existence; like young children who have not seen the light.

Why is light given to one burdened with grief, and life to those whose existence is bitter,

So my inner self will choose strangling-- death more than my {existence}.

With him is strength and existence; he who errs and he who leads astray are his.

For He spoke, and it came into being; He commanded, and it came into existence.

Even before the mountains came into existence, or you brought the world into being, you were the eternal God.

Your eyes saw me when I was inside the womb. All the days ordained for me were recorded in your scroll before one of them came into existence.

Let them praise the name of the Lord, for he gave the command and they came into existence.

With me is counsel, and existence; I am understanding; strength belongs to me.

that I may cause my friends to inherit existence and I will fill their treasures.

I was begotten before the depths, before the existence of the fountains of many waters.

Far off is true existence, and very deep; who may have knowledge of it?

that sendest ambassadors over the sea, and in vessels of papyrus upon the waters, saying, Go, swift messengers, to a nation scattered and ravaged, to a people terrible from their existence and thenceforth; to a nation of continued waiting and of treading down, whose land the rivers have spoiled!

In that time shall a present be brought unto Jehovah of hosts of a people scattered and ravaged, and from a people terrible from their existence and thenceforth, a nation of continued waiting and of treading down, whose land the rivers have spoiled, ... to the place of the name of Jehovah of hosts, the mount Zion.

Yes, from the time of the first existence of day and from this day forth I am He; and there is no one who can deliver out of My hand. I will work, and who can hinder or reverse it?

Come near to me, and give ear to this; from the start I did not keep it secret; from the time of its coming into existence I was there: and now the Lord God has sent me, and given me his spirit.

Thus says the Lord God: Ask, Will it thrive? Will he [the insulted Nebuchadnezzar] not pluck up its roots and strip off its fruit so that all its fresh sprouting leaves will wither? It will not take a strong arm or many people to pluck it up by its roots [totally ending Israel's national existence].

"As for you, Bethlehem of Ephrathah, even though you remain least among the clans of Judah, nevertheless, the one who rules in Israel for me will emerge from you. His existence has been from antiquity, even from eternity.

Alas for you! for you are like the tombs which lie hidden, and the people who walk over them are not aware of their existence."

All things were made and came into existence through Him; and without Him was not even one thing made that has come into being.

What came into existence in him was life, and the life was the light of men.

He was in the world, and the world came into existence through Him, and the world did not recognize Him.

John gave witness about him, crying, This is he of whom I said, He who is coming after me is put over me because he was in existence before me.

This is he of whom I said, One is coming after me who is put over me because he was in existence before me.

Jesus said to them, "I tell you the solemn truth, before Abraham came into existence, I am!"

and yet by His beneficence He has not left His existence unattested--His beneficence, I mean, in sending you rain from Heaven and fruitful seasons, satisfying your hearts with food and joyfulness."

For in him we have life and motion and existence; as certain of your verse writers have said, For we are his offspring.

For the Sadducees maintain that there is no resurrection, and neither angel nor spirit; but the Pharisees acknowledge the existence of both.

For from the first making of the world, those things of God which the eye is unable to see, that is, his eternal power and existence, are fully made clear, he having given the knowledge of them through the things which he has made, so that men have no reason for wrongdoing:

in God's sight. As it is written: I have made you the father of many nations. He believed in God, who gives life to the dead and calls things into existence that do not exist.

Because, till the law came, sin was in existence, but sin is not put to the account of anyone when there is no law to be broken.

Before the children had come into existence, or had done anything good or bad, in order that God's purpose and his selection might be effected, not by works, but by him whose purpose it is,

and the things which the world regards as base, and those which it sets utterly at nought--things that have no existence--God has chosen in order to reduce to nothing things that do exist;

But we give the news of the secret wisdom of God, which he had kept in store before the world came into existence, for our glory;

In this matter, then, of eating food offered to idols, we know that an idol is nothing (has no real existence) and that there is no God but one.

If to other men I am not an Apostle, yet at any rate I am one to you; for your very existence as a Christian Church is the seal of my Apostleship.

For just as woman originates from man, so also man comes into existence through woman, but everything springs originally from God.

If in this life only we have existence in Christ, we are the most miserable of all men.

For having circumcision is nothing, and not having circumcision is nothing, but only a new order of existence.

For by his act we were given existence in Christ Jesus to do those good works which God before made ready for us so that we might do them.

for our commonwealth has its existence in the heavens, from which also we await the Lord Jesus Christ as Saviour,

For it was an act worthy [of God] and fitting [to the divine nature] that He, for Whose sake and by Whom all things have their existence, in bringing many sons into glory, should make the Pioneer of their salvation perfect [should bring to maturity the human experience necessary to be perfectly equipped for His office as High Priest] through suffering.

[But these offer] service [merely] as a pattern and as a foreshadowing of [what has its true existence and reality in] the heavenly sanctuary. For when Moses was about to erect the tabernacle, he was warned by God, saying, See to it that you make it all [exactly] according to the copy (the model) which was shown to you on the mountain.

Now while these things were in existence, the priests went into the first Tent at all times, for prayer and the making of offerings.

The Holy Spirit [was] making this clear, [that] the way [into] the holy place [was] not yet revealed, [while] the first tent was still in existence,

By faith we understand the worlds were created by the word of God, in order that what is seen did not come into existence from what is visible.

And the tongue is a fire! The tongue represents the world of wrongdoing among the parts of our bodies. It pollutes the entire body and sets fire to the course of human existence -- and is set on fire by hell.

For they willfully overlook and forget this [fact], that the heavens [came into] existence long ago by the word of God, and the earth also which was formed out of water and by means of water,

"You are worthy, our Lord and God, to receive glory, honor, and power, because you created all things; they came into existence and were created because of your will."

And the sea delivered up the dead who were in it, death and Hades ( the state of death or disembodied existence) surrendered the dead in them, and all were tried and their cases determined by what they had done [according to their motives, aims, and works].

Then death and Hades ( the state of death or disembodied existence) were thrown into the lake of fire. This is the second death, the lake of fire.



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