51 occurrences in 29 translations

'Way of Life' in the Bible

Manoah asked, "Now, when what you've said occurs, what is to be the young man's way of life and work?"

Is not your fear of God your support, and your upright way of life your hope?

Surely this is the joy of his way of life; yet others will sprout from the dust.

He made cursing a way of life, so curses poured into his stomach like water and seeped into his bones like oil.

All they that go in unto her, come not again, neither take they hold of the way of life.

She gives no thought to the way of life. Her ways are crooked, and she doesn't know it.

Whoever walks in integrity lives prudently, but whoever perverts his way of life will be exposed.

Do they not err who devise evil and wander from the way of life? But loving-kindness and mercy, loyalty and faithfulness, shall be to those who devise good.

The Lord says, Let your way of life be upright, and let your behaviour be rightly ordered: for my salvation is near, and my righteousness will quickly be seen.

Your way of life and your actions have brought this on you. This is your punishment. It is very bitter, because it has reached your heart!

I have appointed you to be an assayer among My people- a refiner- so you may know and assay their way of life.

I know, Lord, that a man's way of life is not his own; no one who walks determines his own steps.

And unto this people thou shalt say, Thus saith the LORD; Behold, I set before you the way of life, and the way of death.

For the land is full of adulterers; the land mourns because of the curse, and the grazing lands in the wilderness have dried up. Their way of life has become evil, and their power is not rightly used

He announced, 'Turn, each of you, from your evil way of life and from your evil deeds. Live in the land the Lord gave to you and your ancestors forever and ever.

Perhaps they will listen and return-each from his evil way of life-so that I might relent concerning the disaster that I plan to do to them because of the evil of their deeds.

Time and time again I have sent you all My servants the prophets, proclaiming: Turn, each one from his evil way of life, and correct your actions. Stop following other gods to serve them. Live in the land that I gave you and your ancestors. But you would not pay attention or obey Me.

But as some were hardened and refractory, speaking evil of the way of life before the multitude, he departed from them, and took away the disciples with him, disputing daily in the school of one Tyrannus.

I admit that in worshiping the God of my forefathers I follow the way of life that they call a sect, but I believe everything that is taught in the Law or written in the prophets,

"All the Jews know my way of life from my youth, which was spent from the beginning among my own nation and in Jerusalem.

And now I exhort you to be of good cheer, for there will be no casting away of life among you, only of the ship.

For this very cause I sent to you Timothy, who is my beloved and trustworthy child in the Lord, who will recall to your minds my methods of proceeding and course of conduct and way of life in Christ, such as I teach everywhere in each of the churches.

It is my desire that all men might be even as I am. But every man has the power of his special way of life given him by God, one in this way and one in that.

And for those who make use of the world, not to be using it fully; for this world's way of life will quickly come to an end.

But always seek to excel in the greater gifts. And now I will point out to you a way of life which transcends all others.

For you have heard about my former way of life in Judaism, that to an extraordinary degree I was persecuting the church of God, and trying to destroy it,

You are witnesses, with God, how holy and upright and free from all evil was our way of life among you who have faith;

so that your way of life may stand fair to the world, and prevent your being dependent upon any man.

Or to give attention to stories and long lists of generations, from which come questionings and doubts, in place of God's ordered way of life which is in faith;

Make prayers for us, for we are certain that our hearts are free from the sense of sin, desiring the right way of life in all things.

having a good conscience; that, while you are spoken against as evildoers, they may be disappointed who curse your good way of life in Christ.

And sent destruction on Sodom and Gomorrah, burning them up with fire as an example to those whose way of life might in the future be unpleasing to him;

and rescued righteous Lot, worn down by the way of life of lawless persons in licentiousness



Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.

International Standard Version Copyright © 1996-2008 by the ISV Foundation.

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain