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45 Bible Verses about elders

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Deuteronomy 32:7

Remember the days of old; consider the years of many generations; ask thy father, and he will show thee; thy elders, and they will tell thee;

Ezekiel 8:12

Then said he unto me, Son of man, hast thou seen what the elders of the house of Israel do in the dark, each man in the chambers of his imagery? for they say, The LORD does not see us; the LORD has forsaken the earth.

Matthew 27:12

And being accused by the princes of the priests and the elders, he answered nothing.

Numbers 11:25

Then the LORD came down in the cloud and spoke unto him and took of the spirit that was in him and gave it unto the seventy elders, and it came to pass that when the spirit rested upon them, they prophesied and did not cease.

Revelation 7:13

And one of the elders responded and asked me, Who are these who are arrayed in long white robes? and where did they come from?

Revelation 4:10

the twenty-four elders fall down before him that is seated on the throne and worship him that lives for ever and ever and cast their crowns before the throne, saying,

Numbers 11:16

Then the LORD said unto Moses, Gather unto me seventy men of the elders of Israel, whom thou knowest to be elders of the people, and their princes; and bring them unto the tabernacle of the testimony that they may stand there with thee.

Acts 15:6

And the apostles and elders came together to consider of this matter.

Acts 21:18

And the day following, Paul went in with us to see James, and all the elders were gathered.

Acts 11:30

which they likewise did and sent it to the elders by the hands of Barnabas and Saul.

Revelation 14:3

and they sang as it were a new song before the throne and before the four animals and the elders; and no one could learn that song but the hundred and forty-four thousand, who were redeemed from the earth.

Psalm 119:100

I understand more than the elders because I keep thy precepts.

Acts 20:17

And from Miletus he sent to Ephesus and called the elders of the congregation .

Luke 22:66

And as soon as it was day, the elders of the people and the princes of the priests and the scribes came together and led him into their council, saying,

Matthew 28:12

And when they were assembled with the elders and had taken counsel, they gave a large amount of money to the soldiers,

Joel 1:14

Sanctify a fast, call a solemn assembly, gather the elders and all the inhabitants of the earth into the house of the LORD your God and cry unto the LORD.

Revelation 11:16

And the twenty-four elders, who sat before God on their thrones, fell upon their faces and worshipped God,

Acts 4:23

And being let go, they went to their own company and reported all that the princes of the priests and the elders had said unto them.

Matthew 15:2

Why do thy disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? For they do not wash their hands when they eat bread.

Joel 2:16

gather the people, sanctify the meeting, assemble the elders, gather the children and those that suck the breasts; let the bridegroom go forth of his chamber and the bride out of her closet.

Revelation 7:11

And all the angels stood round about the throne and about the elders and the four animals; and they fell upon their faces before the throne and worshipped God,

Joel 1:2

Hear this, ye old men, and give ear, all ye inhabitants of the earth. Has this been in your days, or even in the days of your fathers?

Lamentations 4:16

Pe The anger of the LORD has separated them; he will never look upon them again. They did not respect the countenance of the priests, nor did they have compassion on the elders.

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Acts 11:30

which they likewise did and sent it to the elders by the hands of Barnabas and Saul.

More verses: Acts 15:2

Elders » Governmental

Exodus 24:1

And he said unto Moses, Come up unto the LORD, thou and Aaron, Nadab, and Abihu and seventy of the elders of Israel, and worship afar off.

Exodus 3:16

Go and gather the elders of Israel together and say unto them, The LORD God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, of Isaac, and of Jacob, appeared unto me, saying, I have surely visited you and seen that which is done to you in Egypt,

Exodus 4:29

And Moses and Aaron went and gathered together all the elders of the sons of Israel:

Exodus 19:7

Then Moses came and called for the elders of the people and laid before their faces all these words which the LORD commanded him.

Joshua 23:2

And Joshua called for all Israel and for their elders and for their princes and for their judges and for their officers and said unto them, I am old and stricken in age;

Elders » Christian

Acts 11:30

which they likewise did and sent it to the elders by the hands of Barnabas and Saul.

More verses: Acts 15:2

Elders » Jewish

Matthew 26:57

And those that had laid hold on Jesus led him away to Caiaphas the high priest, where the scribes and the elders were assembled.

Matthew 15:2

Why do thy disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? For they do not wash their hands when they eat bread.

Matthew 21:23

And when he was come into the temple, the princes of the priests and the elders of the people came unto him as he was teaching and said, By what authority doest thou these things? and who gave thee this authority?

Mark 15:1

And straightway in the morning the princes of the priests having held a consultation with the elders and with the scribes and with the whole council, took Jesus away bound and delivered him to Pilate.

Acts 22:5

As also the prince of the priests bears me witness, and all the estate of the elders, from whom also I received letters unto the brethren, and went to Damascus to bring those who were bound there unto Jerusalem to be punished.

Leaders » Elders » Governmental

Exodus 24:1

And he said unto Moses, Come up unto the LORD, thou and Aaron, Nadab, and Abihu and seventy of the elders of Israel, and worship afar off.

Exodus 3:16

Go and gather the elders of Israel together and say unto them, The LORD God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, of Isaac, and of Jacob, appeared unto me, saying, I have surely visited you and seen that which is done to you in Egypt,

Exodus 4:29

And Moses and Aaron went and gathered together all the elders of the sons of Israel:

Exodus 19:7

Then Moses came and called for the elders of the people and laid before their faces all these words which the LORD commanded him.

Joshua 23:2

And Joshua called for all Israel and for their elders and for their princes and for their judges and for their officers and said unto them, I am old and stricken in age;

Leaders » Elders » Jewish

Matthew 26:57

And those that had laid hold on Jesus led him away to Caiaphas the high priest, where the scribes and the elders were assembled.

Matthew 15:2

Why do thy disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? For they do not wash their hands when they eat bread.

Matthew 21:23

And when he was come into the temple, the princes of the priests and the elders of the people came unto him as he was teaching and said, By what authority doest thou these things? and who gave thee this authority?

Mark 15:1

And straightway in the morning the princes of the priests having held a consultation with the elders and with the scribes and with the whole council, took Jesus away bound and delivered him to Pilate.

Acts 22:5

As also the prince of the priests bears me witness, and all the estate of the elders, from whom also I received letters unto the brethren, and went to Damascus to bring those who were bound there unto Jerusalem to be punished.

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Paul » sends for » Elders » Ephesus

Acts 20:17-21

And from Miletus he sent to Ephesus and called the elders of the congregation . And when they were come to him, he said unto them, Ye know, from the first day that I came into Asia, after what manner I have been with you at all seasons, serving the Lord with all humility and with many tears and temptations, which have befallen me by the ambushes of the Jews, read more.
and how I kept back nothing that was profitable unto you, but have showed you and have taught you publicly and from house to house, testifying both to the Jews and also to the Gentiles, repentance toward God and faith toward our Lord Jesus Christ.

Religious » Elders » Governmental

Exodus 24:1

And he said unto Moses, Come up unto the LORD, thou and Aaron, Nadab, and Abihu and seventy of the elders of Israel, and worship afar off.

Exodus 3:16

Go and gather the elders of Israel together and say unto them, The LORD God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, of Isaac, and of Jacob, appeared unto me, saying, I have surely visited you and seen that which is done to you in Egypt,

Exodus 4:29

And Moses and Aaron went and gathered together all the elders of the sons of Israel:

Exodus 19:7

Then Moses came and called for the elders of the people and laid before their faces all these words which the LORD commanded him.

Joshua 23:2

And Joshua called for all Israel and for their elders and for their princes and for their judges and for their officers and said unto them, I am old and stricken in age;

Religious » Elders » Jewish

Matthew 26:57

And those that had laid hold on Jesus led him away to Caiaphas the high priest, where the scribes and the elders were assembled.

Matthew 15:2

Why do thy disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? For they do not wash their hands when they eat bread.

Matthew 21:23

And when he was come into the temple, the princes of the priests and the elders of the people came unto him as he was teaching and said, By what authority doest thou these things? and who gave thee this authority?

Mark 15:1

And straightway in the morning the princes of the priests having held a consultation with the elders and with the scribes and with the whole council, took Jesus away bound and delivered him to Pilate.

Acts 22:5

As also the prince of the priests bears me witness, and all the estate of the elders, from whom also I received letters unto the brethren, and went to Damascus to bring those who were bound there unto Jerusalem to be punished.

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Topics on Elders

Elders In Heaven

Revelation 4:4

And round about the throne were twenty-four thrones, and upon the thrones I saw twenty-four elders sitting, clothed in white raiment; and they had on their heads crowns of gold.

elders, as community leaders

Exodus 19:7

Then Moses came and called for the elders of the people and laid before their faces all these words which the LORD commanded him.

elders, in the church

Acts 15:4

And when they were come to Jerusalem, they were received by the congregation and by the apostles and elders, and they declared all the things that God had done with them.

The Elders Gathered

Exodus 3:16

Go and gather the elders of Israel together and say unto them, The LORD God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, of Isaac, and of Jacob, appeared unto me, saying, I have surely visited you and seen that which is done to you in Egypt,

Twenty Four Elders

Revelation 4:10

the twenty-four elders fall down before him that is seated on the throne and worship him that lives for ever and ever and cast their crowns before the throne, saying,