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Theasaurus: Advisers

43 Bible Verses about advisers

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Isaiah 19:11

The princes of Zoan are complete fools; Pharaoh's wisest advisers give stupid advice! How can you say to Pharaoh, "I am one of the wise, a student of eastern kings."

Proverbs 1:25-26

since you neglected all my counsel and did not accept my correction, I, in turn, will laugh at your calamity. I will mock when terror strikes you,

Proverbs 1:30-31

were not interested in my counsel, and rejected all my correction, they will eat the fruit of their way and be glutted with their own schemes.

Jeremiah 18:18

Then certain ones said, "Come, let's make plans against Jeremiah, for the law will never be lost from the priest, or counsel from the wise, or an oracle from the prophet. Come, let's denounce him and pay no attention to all his words."

Acts 27:11

But the centurion paid attention to the captain and the owner of the ship rather than to what Paul said.

Acts 27:21

Since many were going without food, Paul stood up among them and said, "You men should have followed my advice not to sail from Crete and sustain this damage and loss.

Job 21:16

But their prosperity is not of their own doing. The counsel of the wicked is far from me!

Ezekiel 11:2-4

The Lord said to me, "Son of man, these are the men who plan evil and give wicked advice in this city. They are saying: Isn't the time near to build houses? The city is the pot, and we are the meat. Therefore, prophesy against them. Prophesy, son of man!"

Isaiah 8:19-20

When they say to you, "Consult the spirits of the dead and the spiritists who chirp and mutter," shouldn't a people consult their God? [Should they consult] the dead on behalf of the living? To the law and to the testimony! If they do not speak according to this word, there will be no dawn for them.

2 Chronicles 25:15-16

So the Lord's anger was against Amaziah, and He sent a prophet to him, who said, "Why have you sought a people's gods that could not deliver their own people from your hand?" While he was still speaking to him, the king asked, "Have we made you the king's counselor? Stop, why should you lose your life?" So the prophet stopped, but he said, "I know that God intends to destroy you, because you have done this and have not listened to my advice."

Isaiah 19:3

Egypt's spirit will be disturbed within it, and I will frustrate its plans. Then they will seek idols, ghosts, spirits of the dead, and spiritists.

Exodus 18:17-24

"What you're doing is not good," Moses' father-in-law said to him. "You will certainly wear out both yourself and these people who are with you, because the task is too heavy for you. You can't do it alone. Now listen to me; I will give you some advice, and God be with you. You be the one to represent the people before God and bring their cases to Him.read more.
Instruct them about the statutes and laws, and teach them the way to live and what they must do. But you should select from all the people able men, God-fearing, trustworthy, and hating bribes. Place [them] over the people as officials of thousands, hundreds, fifties, and tens. They should judge the people at all times. Then they can bring you every important case but judge every minor case themselves. In this way you will lighten your load, and they will bear [it] with you. If you do this, and God [so] directs you, you will be able to endure, and also all these people will be able to go home satisfied." Moses listened to his father-in-law and did everything he said.

Acts 5:38-39

And now, I tell you, stay away from these men and leave them alone. For if this plan or this work is of men, it will be overthrown; but if it is of God, you will not be able to overthrow them. You may even be found fighting against God." So they were persuaded by him.

2 Corinthians 8:10-12

Now I am giving an opinion on this because it is profitable for you, who a year ago began not only to do something but also to desire it. But now finish the task as well, that just as there was eagerness to desire it, so there may also be a completion from what you have. For if the eagerness is there, it is acceptable according to what one has, not according to what he does not have.

Numbers 31:16

"Yet they are the ones who, at Balaam's advice, incited the Israelites to unfaithfulness against the Lord in the Peor incident, so that the plague came against the Lord's community.

2 Samuel 15:31

Then someone reported to David: "Ahithophel is among the conspirators with Absalom." "Lord," David pleaded, "please turn the counsel of Ahithophel into foolishness!"

2 Samuel 17:1

Ahithophel said to Absalom, "Let me choose 12,000 men, and I will set out in pursuit of David tonight.

1 Kings 12:28-30

So the king sought advice. Then he made two gold calves, and he said to the people, "Going to Jerusalem is too difficult for you. Israel, here is your God who brought you out of the land of Egypt." He set up one in Bethel, and put the other in Dan. This led to sin; the people walked [in procession] before one of the calves all the way to Dan.

John 11:49-53

One of them, Caiaphas, who was high priest that year, said to them, "You know nothing at all! You're not considering that it is to your advantage that one man should die for the people rather than the whole nation perish." He did not say this on his own, but being high priest that year he prophesied that Jesus was going to die for the nation,read more.
and not for the nation only, but also to unite the scattered children of God. So from that day on they plotted to kill Him.

Genesis 26:26

Then Abimelech came to him from Gerar with Ahuzzath his adviser and Phicol the commander of his army.

2 Samuel 15:12

While he was offering the sacrifices, Absalom sent for David's adviser Ahithophel the Gilonite, from his city of Giloh. So the conspiracy grew strong, and the people supporting Absalom continued to increase.

1 Kings 4:5

Azariah son of Nathan, in charge of the deputies; Zabud son of Nathan, a priest and adviser to the king;

1 Kings 22:5

But Jehoshaphat said to the king of Israel, "First, please ask what the Lord's will is."

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