46 occurrences in 14 translations

'Order' in the Bible

indeed, we had the sentence of death within ourselves so that we would not trust in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead;

And with this confidence, I was wanting to come to you previously, in order that you may have a second proof of my goodwill,

I planned to leave you in order to go to Macedonia, and then come back to you from Macedonia, and let you send me on to Judea.

Therefore, [when I] was wanting [to do] this, perhaps then was I making use of vacillation? Or was I deciding what I was deciding according to the flesh, in order that with me my "yes" may be "yes" and my "no" [may be] "no" [at the same time]?

I call upon God as a witness on my behalf that it was in order to spare you that I did not return to Corinth.

And I wrote this very [thing] in order that [when I] came, I would not experience sorrow from those who ought to have made me glad, [because I] have confidence about you all, that my joy {belongs to all of you}.

For I wrote you out of great sorrow and deep distress [with mental torture and anxiety] of heart, [yes, and] with many tears, not to cause you pain but in order to make you realize the overflowing love that I continue increasingly to have for you.

But if any has caused sorrow, he has caused sorrow not to me, but in some degree--in order not to say too much--to all of you.

Because for this [reason] also I wrote, in order that I could know your proven character, whether you are obedient in everything.

For if the order which was for a time had its glory, much more will the eternal order have its glory.

and not as Moses used to place a veil over his face, in order that the sons of Israel would not stare at the end of what was transitory.

But we have this treasure in earthenware jars, in order that the extraordinary degree of the power may be from God and not from us.

For we who are alive [are] continually being handed over to death because of Jesus, in order that the life of Jesus may also be revealed in our mortal flesh.

Thus death is actively at work in us, but [it is in order that our] life [may be actively at work] in you.

For all [these things] {are for your sake}, in order that the grace that is increasing through the many may cause thanksgiving to abound to the glory of God.

For indeed while we are in this tent, we groan, being burdened, because we do not want to be unclothed but to be clothed, so that what is mortal will be swallowed up by life.

We are not commending ourselves to you again, but are giving you an opportunity to boast about us, in order that you may have [an answer] for those who boast in appearance and not in heart.

For if we have been beside ourselves, it has been for God's glory; or if we are now in our right senses, it is in order to be of service to you.

giving no cause for offense in anything, so that the ministry will not be discredited,

I now rejoice, not that you were made sorrowful, but that you were made sorrowful to the point of repentance; for you were made sorrowful according to the will of God, so that you might not suffer loss in anything through us.

So even though I wrote to you, it was not because of the one who did wrong, or because of the one who was wronged, but in order that your diligence for us might be made plain to you in the sight of God.

I give this not as an order [to dictate to you], but to prove, by [pointing out] the zeal of others, the sincerity of your [own] love also.

So now also complete the doing [of it], in order that just as [you have] the eagerness to want [to do it], thus also [you may] complete [it] from [what you] have.

For it is not in order that there may be ease for others, and for you distress,

At the present time your abundance [will be] for their need, in order that their abundance may also be for your need, so that there may be equality,

But I have sent the brethren, in order that our boasting about you may not be made void in this respect, in order that, as I have said, ye may be prepared;

Have I committed sin, abasing myself in order that ye might be exalted, because I gratuitously announced to you the glad tidings of God?

But I will continue to do what I am doing, in order to cut off the opportunity of those who want an opportunity to be regarded just as we are in what they are boasting about.

Again I say, do not let anyone think I am foolish. But indeed, if [you do], accept me even as foolish, in order that I also may boast a little.

What I am now saying is not by the order of the Lord, but as a foolish person, taking credit to myself, as it seems.

In Damascus, the governor under King Aretas 40), a Nabatean Arab king guarded the city of the Damascenes in order to arrest me,

However, if I did want to boast, I would not be a fool, because I would be telling the truth. But I am not going to do it in order to keep anyone from thinking more of me than what he sees and hears about me.

even because of the extraordinary degree of the revelations. Therefore, so that I would not exalt myself, a thorn in the flesh was given to me, a messenger of Satan, in order that it would torment me so that I would not exalt myself.

Have you been supposing [all this time] that we have been defending ourselves and apologizing to you? [It is] in the sight and the [very] presence of God [and as one] in Christ (the Messiah) that we have been speaking, dearly beloved, and all in order to build you up [spiritually].

But I pray to God that you may do nothing wrong, not in order that we [ our teaching] may appear to be approved, but that you may continue doing right, [though] we may seem to have failed and be unapproved.

For this reason I am writing these things while absent, so that when present I need not use severity, in accordance with the authority which the Lord gave me for building up and not for tearing down.

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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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