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23 Bible Verses about Acting For Oneself

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John 1:22

Then they said to him, Who are you? Tell us, so that we may give an answer to those who sent us. What do you say about yourself?

Galatians 6:1

Brethren, if any person is overtaken in misconduct or sin of any sort, you who are spiritual [who are responsive to and controlled by the Spirit] should set him right and restore and reinstate him, without any sense of superiority and with all gentleness, keeping an attentive eye on yourself, lest you should be tempted also.

Leviticus 16:6

And Aaron shall present the bull as the sin offering for himself and make atonement for himself and for his house [the other priests].

Leviticus 16:11

Aaron shall present the bull as the sin offering for his own sins and shall make atonement for himself and for his house [the other priests], and shall kill the bull as the sin offering for himself.

Leviticus 16:17

There shall be no man in the Tent of Meeting when the high priest goes in to make atonement in the Holy of Holies [within the veil] until he comes out and has made atonement for his own sins and those of his house [the other priests] and of all the congregation of Israel.

Leviticus 16:24

And he shall bathe his body with water in a sacred place and put on his garments, and come forth and offer his burnt offering and that of the people, and make atonement for himself and for them.

Proverbs 9:12

If you are wise, you are wise for yourself; if you scorn, you alone will bear it and pay the penalty.

Job 35:8

Your wickedness touches and affects a man such as you are, and your righteousness is for yourself, one of the human race [but it cannot touch God, Who is above such influence].

Isaiah 10:13

For [the Assyrian king] has said, I have done it solely by the power of my own hand and wisdom, for I have insight and understanding. I have removed the boundaries of the peoples and have robbed their treasures; and like a bull I have brought down those who sat on thrones and the inhabitants.

Acts 20:34

You yourselves know personally that these hands ministered to my own needs and those [of the persons] who were with me.

1 Corinthians 15:11

So, whether then it was I or they, this is what we preach and this is what you believed [what you adhered to, trusted in, and relied on].

Acts 20:30

Even from among your own selves men will come to the front who, by saying perverse (distorted and corrupt) things, will endeavor to draw away the disciples after them [to their own party].

Job 19:4

And if it were true that I have erred, my error would remain with me [I would be conscious of it].

Luke 2:3

And all the people were going to be registered, each to his own city or town.

Matthew 7:3

Why do you stare from without at the very small particle that is in your brother's eye but do not become aware of and consider the beam of timber that is in your own eye?

Matthew 7:5

You hypocrite, first get the beam of timber out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to take the tiny particle out of your brother's eye.

Job 21:20

Let his own eyes see his destruction, and let him drink of the wrath of the Almighty.

Jeremiah 4:18

Your ways and your doings have brought these things upon you. This is your calamity and doom; surely it is bitter, for surely it reaches your very heart!

Jeremiah 2:17

Have you not brought this upon yourself by forsaking the Lord your God when He led you in the way?

Leviticus 7:30

He shall bring with his own hands the offerings made by fire to the Lord; he shall bring the fat with the breast, that the breast may be waved as a wave offering before the Lord.

2 Samuel 17:11

Therefore I counsel that all [the men of] Israel be gathered to you, from Dan even to Beersheba, as the sand that is by the sea for multitude, and that you go to battle in your own person.

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