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And the LORD said unto Satan, Hast thou considered my servant Job, that there is none like him in the earth, a perfect and an upright man, one that feareth God, and escheweth evil? and still he holdeth fast his integrity, although thou movedst me against him, to destroy him without cause.

Thou movedst

Destroy him

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Bible References

Hast thou

Job 1:1
There was a man in the land of Uz whose name was Job. And that man was pure and upright, one who feared God and turned away from evil.
Job 9:20
Although I am innocent, my mouth would condemn me; although I am blameless, it would declare me perverse.
Genesis 6:9
This is the account of Noah. Noah was a godly man; he was blameless among his contemporaries. He walked with God.
Psalm 37:37
Take note of the one who has integrity! Observe the godly! For the one who promotes peace has a future.
Philippians 3:12
Not that I have already attained this -- that is, I have not already been perfected -- but I strive to lay hold of that for which Christ Jesus also laid hold of me.
1 Peter 5:10
And, after you have suffered for a little while, the God of all grace who called you to his eternal glory in Christ will himself restore, confirm, strengthen, and establish you.

An upright

Proverbs 11:8
The righteous person is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked turns up in his stead.
Proverbs 13:6
Righteousness guards the one who lives with integrity, but wickedness overthrows the sinner.
Proverbs 14:2
The one who walks in his uprightness fears the Lord, but the one who is perverted in his ways despises him.
Proverbs 15:8
The Lord abhors the sacrifices of the wicked, but the prayer of the upright pleases him.
Proverbs 16:17
The highway of the upright is to turn away from evil; the one who guards his way safeguards his life.


Job 1:21
He said, "Naked I came from my mother's womb, and naked I will return there. The Lord gives, and the Lord takes away. May the name of the Lord be blessed!"
Job 13:15
Even if he slays me, I will hope in him; I will surely defend my ways to his face!
Job 27:5
I will never declare that you three are in the right; until I die, I will not set aside my integrity!
Psalm 26:1
By David. Vindicate me, O Lord, for I have integrity, and I trust in the Lord without wavering.
Psalm 41:12
As for me, you uphold me because of my integrity; you allow me permanent access to your presence.
James 1:12
Happy is the one who endures testing, because when he has proven to be genuine, he will receive the crown of life that God promised to those who love him.
1 Peter 1:7
Such trials show the proven character of your faith, which is much more valuable than gold -- gold that is tested by fire, even though it is passing away -- and will bring praise and glory and honor when Jesus Christ is revealed.

Thou movedst

Job 1:11
But extend your hand and strike everything he has, and he will no doubt curse you to your face!"

Destroy him

2 Samuel 20:20
Joab answered, "Get serious! I don't want to swallow up or destroy anything!

General references

2 Corinthians 2:11
so that we may not be exploited by Satan (for we are not ignorant of his schemes).

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