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31 Bible Verses about elders

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1 Timothy 5:19

Never entertain an accusation against an Elder except on the evidence of two of three witnesses.

Matthew 27:12

When however the High Priests and the Elders kept bringing their charges against Him, He said not a word in reply.

Revelation 7:13

Then, addressing me, one of the Elders said, "Who are these people clothed in the long white robes? And where have they come from?"

Revelation 4:10

the twenty-four Elders fall down before Him who sits on the throne and worship Him who lives until the Ages of the Ages, and they cast their wreaths down in front of the throne,

Acts 15:6

Then the Apostles and Elders met to consider the matter;

Acts 21:18

On the following day we went with Paul to call on James, and all the Elders of the Church came also.

Acts 11:30

This they did, forwarding their contributions to the Elders by Barnabas and Saul.

Revelation 14:3

And they were singing what seemed to be a new song, in front of the throne and in the presence of the four living creatures and the Elders; and no one was able to learn that song except the 144,000 people who had been redeemed out of the world.

Luke 22:66

As soon as it was day, the whole body of the Elders, both High Priests and Scribes, assembled. Then He was brought into their Sanhedrin, and they asked Him,

Matthew 28:12

So the latter held a conference with the Elders, and after consultation with them they heavily bribed the soldiers,

Revelation 11:16

Then the twenty-four Elders, who sit on thrones in the presence of God, fell on their faces and worshipped God,

Acts 4:23

After their release the two Apostles went to their friends, and told them all that the High Priests and Elders had said.

Revelation 7:11

All the angels were standing in a circle round the throne and round the Elders and the four living creatures, and they fell on their faces in front of the throne and worshipped God.

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Acts 11:30

This they did, forwarding their contributions to the Elders by Barnabas and Saul.

More verses: Acts 15:2

Elders » Governmental

Elders » Christian

Acts 11:30

This they did, forwarding their contributions to the Elders by Barnabas and Saul.

More verses: Acts 15:2

Elders » Jewish

Matthew 26:57

But the officers who had laid hold of Jesus led Him away to Caiaphas the High Priest, at whose house the Scribes and the Elders had assembled.

Matthew 21:23

He entered the Temple; and while He was teaching, the High Priests and the Elders of the people came to Him and asked Him, "By what authority are you doing these things? and who gave you this authority?"

Mark 15:1

At earliest dawn, after the High Priests had held a consultation with the Elders and Scribes, they and the entire Sanhedrin bound Jesus and took Him away and handed Him over to Pilate.

Acts 22:5

as the High Priest also and all the Elders can bear me witness. It was, too, from them that I received letters to the brethren in Damascus, and I was already on my way to Damascus, intending to bring those also who had fled there, in chains to Jerusalem, to be punished.

Leaders » Elders » Governmental

Leaders » Elders » Jewish

Matthew 26:57

But the officers who had laid hold of Jesus led Him away to Caiaphas the High Priest, at whose house the Scribes and the Elders had assembled.

Matthew 21:23

He entered the Temple; and while He was teaching, the High Priests and the Elders of the people came to Him and asked Him, "By what authority are you doing these things? and who gave you this authority?"

Mark 15:1

At earliest dawn, after the High Priests had held a consultation with the Elders and Scribes, they and the entire Sanhedrin bound Jesus and took Him away and handed Him over to Pilate.

Acts 22:5

as the High Priest also and all the Elders can bear me witness. It was, too, from them that I received letters to the brethren in Damascus, and I was already on my way to Damascus, intending to bring those also who had fled there, in chains to Jerusalem, to be punished.

Names » Of ministers » Elders

Paul » sends for » Elders » Ephesus

Acts 20:17-21

From Miletus he sent to Ephesus for the Elders of the Church to come to him. Upon their arrival he said to them, "You Elders well know, from the first day of my setting foot in the province of Asia, the kind of life I lived among you the whole time, serving the Lord in all humility, and with tears, and amid trials which came upon me through the plotting of the Jews-- read more.
and that I never shrank from declaring to you anything that was profitable, or from teaching you in public and in your homes, and urging upon both Jews and Greeks the necessity of turning to God and of believing in Jesus our Lord.

Religious » Elders » Governmental

Religious » Elders » Jewish

Matthew 26:57

But the officers who had laid hold of Jesus led Him away to Caiaphas the High Priest, at whose house the Scribes and the Elders had assembled.

Matthew 21:23

He entered the Temple; and while He was teaching, the High Priests and the Elders of the people came to Him and asked Him, "By what authority are you doing these things? and who gave you this authority?"

Mark 15:1

At earliest dawn, after the High Priests had held a consultation with the Elders and Scribes, they and the entire Sanhedrin bound Jesus and took Him away and handed Him over to Pilate.

Acts 22:5

as the High Priest also and all the Elders can bear me witness. It was, too, from them that I received letters to the brethren in Damascus, and I was already on my way to Damascus, intending to bring those also who had fled there, in chains to Jerusalem, to be punished.

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Topics on Elders

elders, as community leaders

Mark 5:22

when there came one of the Wardens of the Synagogue--he was called Jair--who, on beholding Him, threw himself at His feet,

elders, in the church

Acts 15:4

Upon their arrival in Jerusalem they were cordially received by the Church, the Apostles, and the Elders; and they reported in detail all that God, working with them, had done.

Twenty Four Elders

Revelation 4:10

the twenty-four Elders fall down before Him who sits on the throne and worship Him who lives until the Ages of the Ages, and they cast their wreaths down in front of the throne,