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Theasaurus: Eagerness

79 Bible Verses about eagerness

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1 Chronicles 12:8

And from the Gadites, valiant mighty warriors, {soldiers fit for war}, expert with shield and spear, defected to David at the fortress toward the wilderness. And {they had faces like lions} [and were] swift as gazelles upon the mountains.

Nehemiah 3:20

After him Baruch son of Zabbai zealously repaired a second section of a wall from the angle up to the doorway of the house of Eliashib the high priest.

Ezra 5:8

May it be known to the king that we went to the province of Judah, the house of the great God. It is being built with stone blocks and timber is being put in the walls. This work is being done with diligence and is making progress in their hands.

Proverbs 31:13

She seeks wool and flax, and she works with the diligence of {her hands}.

Acts 20:16

For Paul had decided to sail past Ephesus so that he would not be [having] to spend time in Asia. For he was hurrying if it could be possible for him to be in Jerusalem on the day of Pentecost.

1 Thessalonians 2:17

But [when] we were made orphans by separation from you, brothers, for {a short time} (in face, not in heart), [we were] even more eager with great desire to see your face,

Zephaniah 3:7

I have said, 'Surely she will fear me; she will accept discipline. Then her dwelling place will not be cut down, [nor] all that I have brought upon her.' Surely they rise early; they make all their deeds corrupt.

Psalm 56:6

They attack, they hide, they watch my {steps}, as they [lie in] wait for my life.

Proverbs 1:11-12

If they say, "Come with us! We shall lie in wait for blood; we shall ambush the innocent without cause. Like Sheol, we will swallow them alive and whole, {like those who descend to the pit}.

Mark 6:25

And she came in immediately with haste to the king [and] asked, saying, "I want you to give me the head of John the Baptist on a platter immediately."

Galatians 4:17-18

They zealously seek you, not commendably, but they want to exclude you, in order that you may seek them [zealously]. But [it is] good to be sought zealously in good at all times, and not only when I am present with you.

Philippians 3:6

according to zeal persecuting the church, according to the righteousness in the law being blameless.

2 Chronicles 15:15

And all Judah rejoiced over the oath, for they swore with all their heart. And they sought him with their whole desire, and he was found by them, and Yahweh gave rest to them all around.

Psalm 42:1-2

As a deer longs for streams of water, so my soul longs for you, O God. My soul thirsts for God, for [the] living God. When shall I come and appear before God?

Psalm 63:1

O God, you [are] my God; I will seek you diligently. My soul thirsts for you; my flesh longs for you [as] in a dry and weary land without water.

Proverbs 23:17

May your heart not envy the sinners, but [live] in fear of Yahweh {all day}.

Acts 26:7

to which our twelve tribes hope to attain as [they] earnestly serve [him] night and day. Concerning this hope I am being accused by the Jews, O king!

2 Corinthians 7:11

For behold how much diligence this very [thing], being grieved according to [the will of] God, has brought about in you: what defense [of yourselves], what indignation, what fear, what longing, what zeal, what punishment! In everything you have demonstrated yourselves to be innocent in this matter.

Hebrews 4:11

Therefore, let us make every effort to enter into that rest, in order that no one may fall in the same pattern of disobedience.

Hebrews 6:11

And we desire each one of you to demonstrate the same diligence for the full assurance of [your] hope until the end,

Isaiah 58:2

Yet they seek me day [by] day, and they desire the knowledge of my ways like a nation that {practiced} righteousness, and had not forsaken the judgment of its God; they ask me for {righteous judgments}, they desire the closeness of God.

Psalm 78:34-37

When he killed [some of] them, then they sought him, and repented and earnestly sought God. And they remembered that God [was] their rock, and God Most High their redeemer. But they enticed him with their mouth and lied to him with their tongue.read more.
For their heart was not steadfast with him, nor were they faithful to his covenant.

Isaiah 48:1

Hear this, house of Jacob, who are called by the name of Israel and came out from the waters of Judah, who swear by the name of Yahweh, and {invoke} the God of Israel, [but] not in truth and not in righteousness.

2 Corinthians 8:7

But just as you excel in everything--in faith and in speaking and in knowledge and with all diligence and in the love from us [that is] in you--so may you excel in this grace also.

1 Peter 3:13

And who [is] the one who will harm you if you are a zealous adherent for what is good?

Psalm 110:3

Your people {will volunteer} in the day of your power. In holy splendor, from [the] womb of [the] dawn, you will have the dew of your youth.

Titus 3:8

The saying [is] trustworthy, and I want you to insist concerning these [things], so that those who have believed in God may be careful to engage in good deeds. These things are good and beneficial for people.

Romans 1:15

Thus {I am eager} to proclaim the gospel also to you who [are] in Rome.

2 Peter 1:15

And I will also make every effort [that] you are able at any time, after my departure, {to recall these things to mind}.

Acts 18:25

This man had been instructed [in] the way of the Lord, and being enthusiastic in spirit, he was speaking and teaching accurately the [things] about Jesus, [although he] knew only the baptism of John.

Philippians 1:20

according to my eager expectation and hope, that I will be put to shame in nothing, but with all boldness, even now as always Christ will be exalted in my body, whether through life or through death.

Mark 12:37

David himself calls him 'Lord,' and how is he his son?" And the large crowd was listening to him gladly.

Acts 10:33

Therefore I sent for you at once, and you {were kind enough to come}. So now we all are present before God to hear all the things that have been commanded to you by the Lord."

Mark 10:17

And [as] he was setting out on [his] way, one [individual] ran up and knelt down before him [and] asked him, "Good Teacher, what must I do so that I will inherit eternal life?"

Matthew 19:16

And behold, someone came up to him [and] said, "Teacher, what good [thing] must I do so that I will have eternal life?"

Luke 18:18

And a certain ruler asked him, saying, "Good Teacher, [by] doing what will I inherit eternal life?"

Luke 2:15

And it happened that when the angels had departed from them into heaven, the shepherds began to say to one another, "Let us go now to Bethlehem and see this thing that has happened, which the Lord has revealed to us!"

Luke 21:38

And all the people were getting up very early in the morning [to come] to him in the temple [courts] to listen to him.

John 4:40

So when the Samaritans came to him, they began asking him to stay with them. And he stayed there two days.

Acts 13:42

And [as] they were going out, they began urging [that] these things be spoken about to them on the next Sabbath.

1 Timothy 4:15

Practice these [things]. Be [diligent] in these [things], in order that your progress may be evident to everyone.

Exodus 35:21-22

And they came--every man whose heart lifted him and every man whose spirit impelled him--they brought Yahweh's contribution for the work of the tent of assembly and for all its service and for the holy garments. And they came, the men in addition to the women, all [who were] willing of heart; they brought brooches and jewelry rings and signet rings and ornaments--every [variety] of gold object--every man who waved a wave offering of gold for Yahweh,

1 Chronicles 29:9

And the people rejoiced over their freewill offering, for with a whole heart they had willingly offered to Yahweh, and King David also rejoiced with great joy.

2 Corinthians 8:11

So now also complete the doing [of it], in order that just as [you have] the eagerness to want [to do it], thus also [you may] complete [it] from [what you] have.

Philippians 1:3-4

I give thanks to my God upon my every remembrance of you, always in my every prayer for all of you, making the prayer with joy,

Numbers 25:11

"Phinehas son of Eleazar, son of Aaron the priest, turned away my anger from among the {Israelites} when he was jealous with my jealousy in their midst, and I did not destroy the {Israelites} with my jealousy.

1 Kings 19:14

He said, "I have been very zealous for Yahweh the God of Hosts, for the {Israelites} have forsaken your covenant, demolished your altars, and killed your prophets with the sword; I alone am left, and they seek to take my life!"

2 Kings 10:16

Then he said, "Come with me! Look at my zeal for Yahweh!" So he let him ride in his chariot.

Luke 12:40

You also must be ready, because the Son of Man is coming at an hour that you do not think [he will come]."

Romans 8:19

For the eagerly expecting creation awaits eagerly the revelation of the sons of God.

Romans 8:23

Not only [this], but we ourselves also, having the first fruits of the Spirit, even we ourselves groan within ourselves [while we] await eagerly [our] adoption, the redemption of our body.