169 occurrences in 13 translations

'Harm' in the Bible

And Sarai said to Abram, "may my harm [be] upon you. {I had my servant sleep with you}, and [when] she saw that she had conceived, {she no longer respected me}. May Yahweh judge between me and you!"

"Get out of the way!" they said, adding, "This one came here as a foreigner, but he's acting like a judge! Now we'll do more harm to you than to them." They put pressure on Lot and came up to break down the door.

"Do not harm the boy!" the angel said. "Do not do anything to him, for now I know that you fear God because you did not withhold your son, your only son, from me."

You will not harm us, just as we have not harmed you but have only done what was good to you, sending you away in peace. You are now blessed by the Lord."

and that he has cheated me and changed my wages 10 times. But God has not let him harm me.

I could do you great harm, but last night the God of your father said to me: 'Watch yourself. Don't say anything to Jacob, either good or bad.'

Laban replied to Jacob, "These women are my daughters, these children are my grandchildren, and these flocks are my flocks. All that you see belongs to me. But how can I harm these daughters of mine today or the children to whom they have given birth?

This heap be witness, and this pillar be witness, that I will not pass over this heap to thee, and that thou shalt not pass over this heap and this pillar unto me, for harm.

Jacob would not send Joseph's brother Benjamin to accompany them, because he was saying, "I'm afraid that he'll come to some kind of harm."

But Reuben replied: "Didn't I tell you not to harm the boy? But you wouldn't listen. Now we must account for his blood!"

But Jacob replied, "My son isn't going back with you, since his brother is dead and he's the only one left. If something should harm him as you travel, then it'll be death for me and my sad, gray hair!"

'If you take this one also from me, and harm befalls him, you will bring my gray hair down to Sheol in sorrow.'

the Angel who has redeemed me from all harm- may He bless these boys. And may they be called by my name and the names of my fathers Abraham and Isaac, and may they grow to be numerous within the land.

When Joseph's brothers saw that their father was dead, they said, "What if Joseph bears a grudge and wants to repay us in full for all the harm we did to him?"

As for you, you meant to harm me, but God intended it for a good purpose, so he could preserve the lives of many people, as you can see this day.

Then Moses returned to the LORD and said, "O Lord, why have You brought harm to this people? Why did You ever send me?

"Ever since I came to Pharaoh to speak in Your name, he has done harm to this people, and You have not delivered Your people at all."

But if he didn't intend any harm, and yet God caused it to happen by his hand, I will appoint a place for you where he may flee.

"If two men are fighting and they strike a pregnant woman and her children are born prematurely, but there is no harm, he is certainly to be fined as the husband of the woman demands of him, and he will pay as the court decides.

If there is harm, then you are to require life for life,

God did not harm the Israelite nobles; they saw Him, and they ate and drank.

"Why should the Egyptians speak, saying, 'With evil intent He brought them out to kill them in the mountains and to destroy them from the face of the earth'? Turn from Your burning anger and change Your mind about doing harm to Your people.

So the LORD changed His mind about the harm which He said He would do to His people.

And he shall make amends for the harm that he hath done in the holy thing, and shall add the fifth part thereto, and give it unto the priest: and the priest shall make an atonement for him with the ram of the trespass offering, and it shall be forgiven him.

'You shall not round off the side-growth of your heads nor harm the edges of your beard.

Then Moses became very angry and said to the LORD, "Do not regard their offering! I have not taken a single donkey from them, nor have I done harm to any of them."

He couched, he lay down as a lion; and as a lioness, who shall rouse him? Blessed [of God] is he who blesses you [who prays for and contributes to your welfare] and cursed [of God] is he who curses you [who in word, thought, or deed would bring harm upon you].

Or with any stone, wherewith a man may die, seeing him not, and cast it upon him, that he die, and was not his enemy, neither sought his harm:

and single him out for harm from all the tribes of Israel, according to all the curses of the covenant written in this book of the law.

If you abandon the Lord and worship foreign gods, He will turn against [you], harm you, and completely destroy you, after He has been good to you."

Whenever they went out to fight, the Lord did them harm, just as he had warned and solemnly vowed he would do. They suffered greatly.

Samson said to them, "This time I won't be responsible when I harm the Philistines."

Saul told David, "Here is my older daughter Merab. I'll give her to you as a wife. Just be an excellent soldier for me and fight the LORD's battles." Now Saul told himself, "I won't harm him myself. Instead, I'll let the Philistines harm him."

Saul told himself, "I'll give her to him and she can be a snare to him and the Philistines will harm him." So Saul told David, "For a second time you can be my son-in-law today."

If he should then say, 'That's fine,' then your servant is safe. But if he becomes very angry, be assured that he has decided to harm me.

Jonathan said, "Far be it from you to suggest this! If I were at all aware that my father had decided to harm you, wouldn't I tell you about it?"

But if my father intends to harm you, may the LORD strike me dead if I don't let you know and send you away so you may go safely. May the LORD be with you as he has been with my father.

"And behold, I will send the lad, saying, 'Go, find the arrows.' If I specifically say to the lad, 'Behold, the arrows are on this side of you, get them,' then come; for there is safety for you and no harm, as the LORD lives.

Then the king said to the messengers who were stationed beside him, "Turn and kill the priests of the Lord, for they too have sided with David! They knew he was fleeing, but they did not inform me." But the king's servants refused to harm the priests of the Lord.

When David realized that Saul was planning to harm him, he told Abiathar the priest, "Bring the ephod!"

David said to Saul, "Why do you listen to the words of people who say, 'Look, David intends to harm you'?

He said to David, "You are more innocent than I, for you have treated me well, even though I have tried to harm you!

Now, I've heard that the sheep shearers are with you. Now, your shepherds have been with us. We didn't harm them, and they didn't miss anything all the time they were in Carmel.

The men were very good to us. They didn't harm us, and we didn't miss anything all the time we moved around with them when we were in the field.

"Now, my lord, as surely as the Lord lives and as surely as you live, it is the Lord who has kept you from shedding blood and taking matters into your own hands. Now may your enemies and those who seek to harm my lord be like Nabal.

Then said Saul, I have sinned: return, my son David: for I will no more do thee harm, because my soul was precious in thine eyes this day: behold, I have played the fool, and have erred exceedingly.

And it came to pass on the seventh day, that the child died. And the servants of David feared to tell him that the child was dead; for they said, Behold, while the child was yet alive, we spoke to him, and he would not hearken to our voice; and how shall we say to him, The child is dead? he may do some harm.

The king asked the Ethiopian, "Is the young man safe?" The Ethiopian answered, "May the enemies of your majesty the king including everyone who rebels and tries to harm you become like that young man"."

And David said to Abishai, Now shall Sheba the son of Bichri do us more harm than did Absalom: take thou thy lord's servants, and pursue after him, lest he get him fenced cities, and escape us.

But he said, Then bring meal. And he cast it into the pot; and he said, Pour out for the people, that they may eat. And there was no harm in the pot.

You have indeed struck Edom, and your heart has lifted you up. Enjoy the glory of it, and stay at home; for why should you meddle to your harm, that you should fall, even you, and Judah with you?'"

Jabez called out to the God of Israel: "If only You would bless me, extend my border, let Your hand be with me, and keep me from harm, so that I will not cause any pain." And God granted his request.

Saying, Touch not mine anointed, and do my prophets no harm.

and take heed that ye fail not to do this: why should harm grow to the damage of the kings?

May the God who caused His name to dwell there overthrow any king or people who dares to harm or interfere with this house of God in Jerusalem. I, Darius, have issued the decree. Let it be carried out diligently.

Sanballat and Geshem sent me a message: "Come, let's meet together in the villages of the Ono Valley." But they were planning to harm me.

The king got up from the banquet in anger and went out to the palace garden, while Haman stood there begging Queen Esther to spare his life, because he realized that the king intended to harm him.

King Ahasuerus told Queen Esther and Mordecai the Jew, "Look, I've given Haman's property to Esther, and they have hanged him on the pole because he tried to harm the Jewish people.

In each of King Ahasuerus' provinces the Jews assembled in their cities to attack those who intended to harm them. Not a single person could withstand them; terror of them fell on every nationality.

He will rescue you from six calamities; no harm will touch you in seven.

If I have sinned, what [harm] have I done You, O You Watcher and Keeper of men? Why have You set me as a mark for You, so that I am a burden to myself [and You]?

"Wise in heart and mighty in strength, Who has defied Him without harm?

"Look! I know your thoughts, your plans are going to harm me.

If you sin, what will that do to harm him? If you add transgression to transgression what will it do to him?

if I have done harm to one at peace with me or have plundered my adversary without cause,

who does not slander with his tongue, who does not harm his friend or discredit his neighbor,

Though they intend to harm you and devise a wicked plan, they will not prevail.

Watch my enemies, for they outnumber me; they hate me and want to harm me.

Do not drag me away with evil men, with those who behave wickedly, who talk so friendly to their neighbors, while they plan to harm them!

Let those who seek to kill me be disgraced and humiliated; let those who plan to harm me be turned back and ashamed.

I did not harm them, but they hid a net to catch me and dug a pit to trap me.

May those who want to harm me be totally embarrassed and ashamed! May those who arrogantly taunt me be covered with shame and humiliation!

Refrain from anger and give up [your] rage; do not be agitated-it can only bring harm.

Those who seek my life set traps, and those who want to harm me threaten to destroy me; they plot treachery all day long.

Let those who seek to take my life be disgraced and confounded. Let those who wish me harm be driven back and humiliated.

All who hate me whisper together about me; they plan to harm me.

Let those who seek my life be disgraced and confounded; let those who wish me harm be driven back and humiliated.

May my adversaries be disgraced and confounded; may those who seek my harm be covered with disgrace and humiliation.

Therefore, my tongue will proclaim Your righteousness all day long, for those who seek my harm will be disgraced and confounded.

From harm and violence he will defend them; he will value their lives.

They carefully plot against your people, and make plans to harm the ones you cherish.

no harm will come to you; no plague will come near your tent.

Saying, Touch not mine anointed, and do my prophets no harm.

The sun will not harm you by day, or the moon by night.

The Lord will protect you from all harm; He will protect your life.

who plan ways to harm me. All day long they stir up conflict.

As for the heads of those who surround me -- may the harm done by their lips overwhelm them!

for they are eager to inflict harm, and they hasten to shed blood.

But the one who listens to me will live in security, and will be at ease from the dread of harm.

Don't plan any harm against your neighbor, for he trusts you and lives near you.

Strive not with a man without cause, if he have done thee no harm.

For they cannot sleep unless they cause harm; they are robbed of sleep until they make someone stumble.

But the one who does not find me brings harm to himself; all who hate me love death."

The merciful man does himself good, But the cruel man does himself harm.

No harm overwhelms the righteous, but the wicked overflow with trouble.

The one who walks with the wise will become wise, but a companion of fools will suffer harm.

Fear of Yahweh [leads] to life; he who is filled [with it] will rest--he will not suffer harm.

for their hearts contemplate violence, and their lips speak harm.

She does him good, but not harm all the days of her life.

There is a sickening tragedy I have seen under the sun: wealth kept by its owner to his harm.

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Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חטא 
Chata' 
Usage: 238

ירע 
Yara` 
Usage: 8

מאוּמה 
M@uwmah 
Usage: 32

רעה רע 
Ra` 
Usage: 669

רעע 
Ra`a` 
Usage: 98

ἄκακος 
Akakos 
Usage: 2

ἀκέραιος 
Akeraios 
Usage: 2

ἄτοπος 
Atopos 
Usage: 4

κακός 
Kakos 
Usage: 46

κακόω 
Kakoo 
Usage: 5

ὕβρις 
Hubris 
Usage: 3



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