34 Bible Verses about balance
Most Relevant Verses
A just balance and scales belong to the Lord;
All the weights of the bag are His concern.
A false balance is an abomination to the Lord,
But a just weight is His delight.
You shall have just balances, just weights, a just ephah, and a just hin; I am the Lord your God, who brought you out from the land of Egypt.
Who has measured the waters in the hollow of His hand,
And marked off the heavens by the span,
And calculated the dust of the earth by the measure,
And weighed the mountains in a balance
And the hills in a pair of scales?
When He broke the third seal, I heard the third living creature saying, “Come.” I looked, and behold, a black horse; and he who sat on it had a pair of scales in his hand.
“Boast no more so very proudly,
Do not let arrogance come out of your mouth;
For the Lord is a God of knowledge,
And with Him actions are weighed.
“When will the new moon be over,
So that we may sell grain,
And the sabbath, that we may open the wheat market,
To make the bushel smaller and the shekel bigger,
And to cheat with dishonest scales,
“As for you, son of man, take a sharp sword; take and use it as a barber’s razor on your head and beard. Then take scales for weighing and divide the hair.
For the Law was given through Moses; grace and truth were realized through Jesus Christ.
So teach us to number our days,
That we may present to You a heart of wisdom.
“Those who lavish gold from the purse
And weigh silver on the scale
Hire a goldsmith, and he makes it into a god;
They bow down, indeed they worship it.
Topics on Balance
- Abominations, To God
- Balance In Life
- Balances, Dishonest Use
- Balances, For Business
- Balances, Metaphorical Use
- Being Fair
- Business Ethics
- Buying and selling
- Deception, Forbidden By God
- Decision Making
- Dishonesty Condemned
- Divine Balances
- Financial Advice
- Injustice, Examples Of
- Just Weights
- Right Measures