Thematic Bible




Thematic Bible





When the time of mourning passed, David had her brought to his palace. She became his wife and she bore him a son. But what David had done upset the Lord.

Certainly you are not a God who approves of evil; evil people cannot dwell with you.


There are six things that the Lord hates, even seven things that are an abomination to him:

Do not plan evil in your hearts against one another. Do not favor a false oath -- these are all things that I hate,' says the Lord."






When the time of mourning passed, David had her brought to his palace. She became his wife and she bore him a son. But what David had done upset the Lord.

Certainly you are not a God who approves of evil; evil people cannot dwell with you.


There are six things that the Lord hates, even seven things that are an abomination to him:

Do not plan evil in your hearts against one another. Do not favor a false oath -- these are all things that I hate,' says the Lord."


You have scrutinized my inner motives; you have examined me during the night. You have carefully evaluated me, but you find no sin. I am determined I will say nothing sinful.

So when the envoys arrived from the Babylonian officials to visit him and inquire about the sign that occurred in the land, God left him alone to test him, in order to know his true motives.

One night in Gibeon the Lord appeared to Solomon in a dream. God said, "Tell me what I should give you."


May the evil deeds of the wicked come to an end! But make the innocent secure, O righteous God, you who examine inner thoughts and motives!


You have scrutinized my inner motives; you have examined me during the night. You have carefully evaluated me, but you find no sin. I am determined I will say nothing sinful.

So when the envoys arrived from the Babylonian officials to visit him and inquire about the sign that occurred in the land, God left him alone to test him, in order to know his true motives.

One night in Gibeon the Lord appeared to Solomon in a dream. God said, "Tell me what I should give you."


May the evil deeds of the wicked come to an end! But make the innocent secure, O righteous God, you who examine inner thoughts and motives!




When the time of mourning passed, David had her brought to his palace. She became his wife and she bore him a son. But what David had done upset the Lord.

Certainly you are not a God who approves of evil; evil people cannot dwell with you.


There are six things that the Lord hates, even seven things that are an abomination to him:

Do not plan evil in your hearts against one another. Do not favor a false oath -- these are all things that I hate,' says the Lord."


Then I will bring the remaining third into the fire; I will refine them like silver is refined and will test them like gold is tested. They will call on my name and I will answer; I will say, 'These are my people,' and they will say, 'The Lord is my God.'"

The crucible is for refining silver and the furnace is for gold, likewise the Lord tests hearts.

The human mind is more deceitful than anything else. It is incurably bad. Who can understand it? I, the Lord, probe into people's minds. I examine people's hearts. I deal with each person according to how he has behaved. I give them what they deserve based on what they have done.

I know, my God, that you examine thoughts and are pleased with integrity. With pure motives I contribute all this; and now I look with joy as your people who have gathered here contribute to you.


May the evil deeds of the wicked come to an end! But make the innocent secure, O righteous God, you who examine inner thoughts and motives!

The Lord is in his holy temple; the Lord's throne is in heaven. His eyes watch; his eyes examine all people. The Lord approves of the godly, but he hates the wicked and those who love to do violence.




There are six things that the Lord hates, even seven things that are an abomination to him: haughty eyes, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood, a heart that devises wicked plans, feet that are swift to run to evil, read more.
a false witness who pours out lies, and a person who spreads discord among family members.







for evil men will lose their power, but the Lord sustains the godly.

Look, my servants will shout for joy as happiness fills their hearts! But you will cry out as sorrow fills your hearts; you will wail because your spirits will be crushed.

God says, "I will bring down all the power of the wicked; the godly will be victorious."

Then once more you will see that I make a distinction between the righteous and the wicked, between the one who serves God and the one who does not.






for evil men will lose their power, but the Lord sustains the godly.

Look, my servants will shout for joy as happiness fills their hearts! But you will cry out as sorrow fills your hearts; you will wail because your spirits will be crushed.

God says, "I will bring down all the power of the wicked; the godly will be victorious."

Then once more you will see that I make a distinction between the righteous and the wicked, between the one who serves God and the one who does not.