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Genesis 26:20-22

the herdsmen of Gerar quarreled with the herdsmen of Isaac, saying, "The water is ours!" So he named the well Esek, because they contended with him.

Genesis 31:36

Then Jacob became angry and contended with Laban; and Jacob said to Laban, "What is my transgression? What is my sin that you have hotly pursued me?

Exodus 17:2

Therefore the people quarreled with Moses and said, "Give us water that we may drink " And Moses said to them, "Why do you quarrel with me? Why do you test the LORD?"

Exodus 21:18

"If men have a quarrel and one strikes the other with a stone or with his fist, and he does not die but remains in bed,

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Numbers 20:3

The people thus contended with Moses and spoke, saying, "If only we had perished when our brothers perished before the LORD!

Judges 8:1

Then the men of Ephraim said to him, "What is this thing you have done to us, not calling us when you went to fight against Midian?" And they contended with him vigorously.

1 Kings 3:16-28

Then two women who were harlots came to the king and stood before him.

Nehemiah 13:11

So I reprimanded the officials and said, "Why is the house of God forsaken?" Then I gathered them together and restored them to their posts.

Nehemiah 13:17

Then I reprimanded the nobles of Judah and said to them, "What is this evil thing you are doing, by profaning the sabbath day?

Nehemiah 13:25

So I contended with them and cursed them and struck some of them and pulled out their hair, and made them swear by God, "You shall not give your daughters to their sons, nor take of their daughters for your sons or for yourselves.

Job 10:2

"I will say to God, 'Do not condemn me; Let me know why You contend with me.

Job 40:2

"Will the faultfinder contend with the Almighty? Let him who reproves God answer it."

Proverbs 3:30

Do not contend with a man without cause, If he has done you no harm.

Proverbs 25:8-9

Do not go out hastily to argue your case; Otherwise, what will you do in the end, When your neighbor humiliates you?

Mark 2:16-17

When the scribes of the Pharisees saw that He was eating with the sinners and tax collectors, they said to His disciples, "Why is He eating and drinking with tax collectors and sinners?"

Mark 2:24-25

The Pharisees were saying to Him, "Look, why are they doing what is not lawful on the Sabbath?"

Mark 9:33-35

They came to Capernaum; and when He was in the house, He began to question them, "What were you discussing on the way?"

Luke 5:21

The scribes and the Pharisees began to reason, saying, "Who is this man who speaks blasphemies? Who can forgive sins, but God alone?"

Luke 5:30

The Pharisees and their scribes began grumbling at His disciples, saying, "Why do you eat and drink with the tax collectors and sinners?"

Luke 6:2

But some of the Pharisees said, "Why do you do what is not lawful on the Sabbath?"

John 8:13

So the Pharisees said to Him, "You are testifying about Yourself; Your testimony is not true."

Acts 6:9

But some men from what was called the Synagogue of the Freedmen, including both Cyrenians and Alexandrians, and some from Cilicia and Asia, rose up and argued with Stephen.

Acts 11:2

And when Peter came up to Jerusalem, those who were circumcised took issue with him,

Acts 15:2

And when Paul and Barnabas had great dissension and debate with them, the brethren determined that Paul and Barnabas and some others of them should go up to Jerusalem to the apostles and elders concerning this issue.

Acts 15:7

After there had been much debate, Peter stood up and said to them, "Brethren, you know that in the early days God made a choice among you, that by my mouth the Gentiles would hear the word of the gospel and believe.

Acts 17:17

So he was reasoning in the synagogue with the Jews and the God-fearing Gentiles, and in the market place every day with those who happened to be present.

Acts 19:8-9

And he entered the synagogue and continued speaking out boldly for three months, reasoning and persuading them about the kingdom of God.

Acts 23:7-9

As he said this, there occurred a dissension between the Pharisees and Sadducees, and the assembly was divided.

Acts 24:12

"Neither in the temple, nor in the synagogues, nor in the city itself did they find me carrying on a discussion with anyone or causing a riot.

Acts 28:29

[When he had spoken these words, the Jews departed, having a great dispute among themselves.]

1 Corinthians 6:1-7

Does any one of you, when he has a case against his neighbor, dare to go to law before the unrighteous and not before the saints?

Jude 1:9

But Michael the archangel, when he disputed with the devil and argued about the body of Moses, did not dare pronounce against him a railing judgment, but said, "The Lord rebuke you!"



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