52 occurrences in 14 translations

'Order' in the Bible

But the foolish [things] of the world God chose in order that he might put to shame the wise, and the weak [things] of the world God chose in order that he might put to shame the strong,

And God chose what is insignificant in the world, what is despised, what is nothing, in order to destroy what is something,

in order that your faith would not be in the wisdom of men, but in the power of God.

Now we have not received the spirit of the world, but the Spirit who is from God, in order to know what has been freely given to us by God.

Let no one deceive himself. If anyone thinks [himself] to be wise among you in this age, let him become a fool, in order that he may become wise.

Now these things, brethren, I have figuratively applied to myself and Apollos for your sakes, so that in us you may learn not to exceed what is written, so that no one of you will become arrogant in behalf of one against the other.

Already you are satiated! Already you are rich! Apart from us you reign as kings! And would that indeed you reigned as kings, in order that we also might reign as kings with you!

And ye are puffed up, and ye have not rather mourned, in order that he that has done this deed might be taken away out of the midst of you.

[I have decided] to hand over such a person to Satan for the destruction of the flesh, in order that his spirit may be saved in the day of the Lord.

Do not withhold yourselves from each other unless you agree to do so just for a set time, in order to devote yourselves to prayer. Then you should come together again so that Satan does not tempt you through your lack of self-control.

But this I say as my opinion, and not as an order of the Lord.

Only, let each one [seek to conduct himself and regulate his affairs so as to] lead the life which the Lord has allotted and imparted to him and to which God has invited and summoned him. This is my order in all the churches.

And those who deal with this world [ overusing the enjoyments of this life] as though they were not absorbed by it and as if they had no dealings with it. For the outward form of this world (the present world order) is passing away.

and he is divided. And the unmarried woman or the virgin cares for the things of the Lord, in order that she may be holy both in body and in spirit. But the married woman cares for the things of the world, how she may please her husband.

An unmarried woman or virgin is concerned about the affairs of the Lord, so that she may be holy in body and spirit. But a married woman is concerned about the affairs of this world, that is, about how she can please her husband. I'm saying this for your benefit, not to put a noose around your necks, but to promote good order and unhindered devotion to the Lord.

Therefore, if food that I eat causes my brother to stumble, I will never eat meat again, in order to keep my brother from stumbling.

Or is it only Barnabas and I who have no right to refrain from doing manual labor for a livelihood [in order to go about the work of the ministry]?

If others enjoy this right over you, don't we have a stronger claim? But we did not use this right. On the contrary, we tolerate everything in order not to put an obstacle in the way of the gospel of the Messiah.

But I have not made use of any of these [rights]. And I am not writing these [things] in order that it may be thus with me. For [it would be] better to me rather to die than [for] anyone to deprive me of my reason for boasting.

What then is my reward? That [when I] proclaim the gospel, I may offer the gospel free of charge, in order not to make full use of my right in the gospel.

To the Jews I became like a Jew in order to win Jews. To those under the Law I became like a man under the Law, in order to win those under the Law (although I myself am not under the Law).

To those who do not have the Law, I became like a man who does not have the Law in order to win those who do not have the Law. However, I am not free from God's Law, but I'm subject to the Messiah's law.

To the weak I became weak, in order to win the weak. I have become all things to all people, so that I may by all means save some.

And everyone who competes exercises self-control in all [things]. Thus those [do so] in order that they may receive a perishable crown, but we an imperishable [one].

Just as I myself strive to please [to accommodate myself to the opinions, desires, and interests of others, adapting myself to] all men in everything I do, not aiming at or considering my own profit and advantage, but that of the many in order that they may be saved.

But in giving you this order, there is one thing about which I am not pleased: it is that when you come together it is not for the better but for the worse.

For there must also be factions among you, so that those who are approved may become evident among you.

But when we are judged, we are disciplined by the Lord so that we will not be condemned along with the world.

So then, my brothers, [when you] come together in order to eat [the Lord's supper], wait for one another.

And if any man hunger, let him eat at home; that ye come not together unto condemnation. And the rest will I set in order when I come.

in order that there not be a division in the body, but the members would have the same concern for one another.

Now I want you all to speak with tongues, but even more that you may prophesy. The one who prophesies [is] greater than the one who speaks with tongues, unless he interprets, in order that the church may receive edification.

yet in the church I would rather speak five words with my understanding, in order to teach others also, than 10,000 words in [another] language.

For you are all able to prophesy {in turn}, in order that all may learn and all may be encouraged,

For He [Who is the source of their prophesying] is not a God of confusion and disorder but of peace and order. As [is the practice] in all the churches of the saints (God's people),

But whenever all [things] are subjected to him, then the Son himself will be subjected to the one who subjected all [things] to him, in order that God may be all in all.

Wake from this drunken fit; live righteous lives, and cease to sin; for some have no knowledge of God: I speak thus in order to move you to shame.

Foolish man, it is necessary for the seed which you put into the earth to undergo death in order that it may come to life again:

Now concerning the collection for the saints, as I have given order to the churches of Galatia, even so do ye.

On the first [day] of the week, each one of you {put aside} [something], saving up {to whatever extent he has prospered}, in order that whenever I come, at that time collections do not take place.

and I shall make some stay with you perhaps, or even spend the winter with you, in order that you may help me forward, whichever way I travel.

Therefore do not let anyone disdain him, but send him [on his way] in peace in order that he may come to me, for I am expecting him with the brothers.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
דּברה 
Dibrah 
Usage: 5

כּוּן 
Kuwn 
Usage: 217

מערכה 
Ma`arakah 
Usage: 19

משׁנה 
Mishneh 
Usage: 35

משׁפּט 
Mishpat 
Usage: 421

סדר 
Ceder 
Usage: 1

ערך 
`arak 
Usage: 76

ערך 
`erek 
Usage: 33

פּקדּה 
P@quddah 
Usage: 32

צוה 
Tsavah 
Usage: 494

שׁלב 
Shalab 
Usage: 2

תּקן 
Taqan 
Usage: 3

ἀνατάσσομαι 
Anatassomai 
Usage: 1

διατάσσω 
Diatasso 
Usage: 14

ἐπιδιορθόω 
Epidiorthoo 
Usage: 1

καθεξῆς 
Kathexes 
in order , afterward , after , by order
Usage: 5

στοιχέω 
Stoicheo 
Usage: 5

τάγμα 
Tagma 
Usage: 1

τάξις 
Taxis 
Usage: 10



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