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Deuteronomy 4:9

"Only give heed to yourself and keep your soul diligently, so that you do not forget the things which your eyes have seen and they do not depart from your heart all the days of your life; but make them known to your sons and your grandsons.

Deuteronomy 9:7-8

"Remember, do not forget how you provoked the LORD your God to wrath in the wilderness; from the day that you left the land of Egypt until you arrived at this place, you have been rebellious against the LORD.

Isaiah 51:12-13

"I, even I, am He who comforts you Who are you that you are afraid of man who dies And of the son of man who is made like grass,

Deuteronomy 4:23

"So watch yourselves, that you do not forget the covenant of the LORD your God which He made with you, and make for yourselves a graven image in the form of anything against which the LORD your God has commanded you.

2 Kings 17:38

"The covenant that I have made with you, you shall not forget, nor shall you fear other gods.

Isaiah 55:6-8

Seek the LORD while He may be found; Call upon Him while He is near.

Deuteronomy 18:9-13

"When you enter the land which the LORD your God gives you, you shall not learn to imitate the detestable things of those nations.

1 Kings 2:1-4

As David's time to die drew near, he charged Solomon his son, saying,

Deuteronomy 6:10-12

"Then it shall come about when the LORD your God brings you into the land which He swore to your fathers, Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, to give you, great and splendid cities which you did not build,

Deuteronomy 8:10-14

"When you have eaten and are satisfied, you shall bless the LORD your God for the good land which He has given you.

Judges 8:33-34

Then it came about, as soon as Gideon was dead, that the sons of Israel again played the harlot with the Baals, and made Baal-berith their god.

Exodus 32:1-8

Now when the people saw that Moses delayed to come down from the mountain, the people assembled about Aaron and said to him, "Come, make us a god who will go before us; as for this Moses, the man who brought us up from the land of Egypt, we do not know what has become of him."

Deuteronomy 12:29-31

"When the LORD your God cuts off before you the nations which you are going in to dispossess, and you dispossess them and dwell in their land,

1 Kings 11:4-6

For when Solomon was old, his wives turned his heart away after other gods; and his heart was not wholly devoted to the LORD his God, as the heart of David his father had been.

Nehemiah 9:16

"But they, our fathers, acted arrogantly; They became stubborn and would not listen to Your commandments.

Deuteronomy 9:12-13

"Then the LORD said to me, 'Arise, go down from here quickly, for your people whom you brought out of Egypt have acted corruptly They have quickly turned aside from the way which I commanded them; they have made a molten image for themselves.'

2 Kings 17:14-17

However, they did not listen, but stiffened their neck like their fathers, who did not believe in the LORD their God.

Jeremiah 7:22-26

"For I did not speak to your fathers, or command them in the day that I brought them out of the land of Egypt, concerning burnt offerings and sacrifices.

Jeremiah 3:6-10

Then the LORD said to me in the days of Josiah the king, "Have you seen what faithless Israel did? She went up on every high hill and under every green tree, and she was a harlot there.

Hosea 4:10-13

They will eat, but not have enough; They will play the harlot, but not increase, Because they have stopped giving heed to the LORD.

Hosea 5:4

Their deeds will not allow them To return to their God. For a spirit of harlotry is within them, And they do not know the LORD.

Hosea 4:1-3

Listen to the word of the LORD, O sons of Israel, For the LORD has a case against the inhabitants of the land, Because there is no faithfulness or kindness Or knowledge of God in the land.

Deuteronomy 8:19-20

"It shall come about if you ever forget the LORD your God and go after other gods and serve them and worship them, I testify against you today that you will surely perish.

Deuteronomy 6:14-15

"You shall not follow other gods, any of the gods of the peoples who surround you,

Psalm 9:17

The wicked will return to Sheol, Even all the nations who forget God.

Job 8:11-13

"Can the papyrus grow up without a marsh? Can the rushes grow without water?

Psalm 50:22

"Now consider this, you who forget God, Or I will tear you in pieces, and there will be none to deliver.

Isaiah 65:11-12

"But you who forsake the LORD, Who forget My holy mountain, Who set a table for Fortune, And who fill cups with mixed wine for Destiny,

2 Kings 17:7-20

Now this came about because the sons of Israel had sinned against the LORD their God, who had brought them up from the land of Egypt from under the hand of Pharaoh, king of Egypt, and they had feared other gods

Psalm 78:40-43

How often they rebelled against Him in the wilderness And grieved Him in the desert!

Psalm 106:19-22

They made a calf in Horeb And worshiped a molten image.

Isaiah 1:2-3

Listen, O heavens, and hear, O earth; For the LORD speaks, "Sons I have reared and brought up, But they have revolted against Me.

Jeremiah 3:19-21

"Then I said, 'How I would set you among My sons And give you a pleasant land, The most beautiful inheritance of the nations!' And I said, 'You shall call Me, My Father, And not turn away from following Me.'

Psalm 119:61

The cords of the wicked have encircled me, But I have not forgotten Your law.

Psalm 78:5-7

For He established a testimony in Jacob And appointed a law in Israel, Which He commanded our fathers That they should teach them to their children,

Deuteronomy 31:24-27

It came about, when Moses finished writing the words of this law in a book until they were complete,

Jeremiah 20:9

But if I say, "I will not remember Him Or speak anymore in His name," Then in my heart it becomes like a burning fire Shut up in my bones; And I am weary of holding it in, And I cannot endure it.

Deuteronomy 16:1-3

"Observe the month of Abib and celebrate the Passover to the LORD your God, for in the month of Abib the LORD your God brought you out of Egypt by night.

1 Corinthians 11:23-26

For I received from the Lord that which I also delivered to you, that the Lord Jesus in the night in which He was betrayed took bread;

Genesis 9:12-17

God said, "This is the sign of the covenant which I am making between Me and you and every living creature that is with you, for all successive generations;

Genesis 17:9-13

God said further to Abraham, "Now as for you, you shall keep My covenant, you and your descendants after you throughout their generations.

Numbers 15:37-39

The LORD also spoke to Moses, saying,

Deuteronomy 11:18-20

"You shall therefore impress these words of mine on your heart and on your soul; and you shall bind them as a sign on your hand, and they shall be as frontals on your forehead.

Hosea 4:1

Listen to the word of the LORD, O sons of Israel, For the LORD has a case against the inhabitants of the land, Because there is no faithfulness or kindness Or knowledge of God in the land.

Isaiah 57:11

"Of whom were you worried and fearful When you lied, and did not remember Me Nor give Me a thought? Was I not silent even for a long time So you do not fear Me?

Jeremiah 2:31-32

"O generation, heed the word of the LORD. Have I been a wilderness to Israel, Or a land of thick darkness? Why do My people say, 'We are free to roam; We will no longer come to You'?

Hosea 2:2-13

"Contend with your mother, contend, For she is not my wife, and I am not her husband; And let her put away her harlotry from her face And her adultery from between her breasts,

Jeremiah 3:19-22

"Then I said, 'How I would set you among My sons And give you a pleasant land, The most beautiful inheritance of the nations!' And I said, 'You shall call Me, My Father, And not turn away from following Me.'

Revelation 2:4-5

'But I have this against you, that you have left your first love.

Isaiah 49:15-16

"Can a woman forget her nursing child And have no compassion on the son of her womb? Even these may forget, but I will not forget you.

Deuteronomy 4:25-31

"When you become the father of children and children's children and have remained long in the land, and act corruptly, and make an idol in the form of anything, and do that which is evil in the sight of the LORD your God so as to provoke Him to anger,

Nehemiah 9:29-31

And admonished them in order to turn them back to Your law Yet they acted arrogantly and did not listen to Your commandments but sinned against Your ordinances, By which if a man observes them he shall live And they turned a stubborn shoulder and stiffened their neck, and would not listen.

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Character » Of the wicked » Forgetting God

Job 8:13

"So are the paths of all who forget God; And the hope of the godless will perish,

Character of the wicked » Forgetting God

Job 8:13

"So are the paths of all who forget God; And the hope of the godless will perish,

Forgetting God » Prosperity tends to

Deuteronomy 6:12

then watch yourself, that you do not forget the LORD who brought you from the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery.

Deuteronomy 6:10-11

"Then it shall come about when the LORD your God brings you into the land which He swore to your fathers, Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, to give you, great and splendid cities which you did not build, and houses full of all good things which you did not fill, and hewn cisterns which you did not dig, vineyards and olive trees which you did not plant, and you eat and are satisfied,

Deuteronomy 8:11

"Beware that you do not forget the LORD your God by not keeping His commandments and His ordinances and His statutes which I am commanding you today;

Judges 8:34

Thus the sons of Israel did not remember the LORD their God, who had delivered them from the hands of all their enemies on every side;

Forgetting God » Punishment of

Ezekiel 23:35

"Therefore, thus says the Lord GOD, 'Because you have forgotten Me and cast Me behind your back, bear now the punishment of your lewdness and your harlotries.'"

Isaiah 17:10-11

For you have forgotten the God of your salvation And have not remembered the rock of your refuge. Therefore you plant delightful plants And set them with vine slips of a strange god. In the day that you plant it you carefully fence it in, And in the morning you bring your seed to blossom; But the harvest will be a heap In a day of sickliness and incurable pain.

Psalm 9:17

The wicked will return to Sheol, Even all the nations who forget God.

Hosea 8:14

For Israel has forgotten his Maker and built palaces; And Judah has multiplied fortified cities, But I will send a fire on its cities that it may consume its palatial dwellings.

Job 8:12-13

"While it is still green and not cut down, Yet it withers before any other plant. "So are the paths of all who forget God; And the hope of the godless will perish,

Forgetting God » Threatened

Job 8:13

"So are the paths of all who forget God; And the hope of the godless will perish,

Psalm 9:17

The wicked will return to Sheol, Even all the nations who forget God.

Psalm 50:22

"Now consider this, you who forget God, Or I will tear you in pieces, and there will be none to deliver.

Isaiah 17:10

For you have forgotten the God of your salvation And have not remembered the rock of your refuge. Therefore you plant delightful plants And set them with vine slips of a strange god.

More verses: Hosea 8:14

Forgetting God » Fate of those guilty of

Psalm 9:17

The wicked will return to Sheol, Even all the nations who forget God.

Psalm 50:22

"Now consider this, you who forget God, Or I will tear you in pieces, and there will be none to deliver.

Psalm 78:11

They forgot His deeds And His miracles that He had shown them.

Isaiah 17:10

For you have forgotten the God of your salvation And have not remembered the rock of your refuge. Therefore you plant delightful plants And set them with vine slips of a strange god.

Forgetting God » Cautions against

Deuteronomy 6:12

then watch yourself, that you do not forget the LORD who brought you from the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery.

Deuteronomy 8:11

"Beware that you do not forget the LORD your God by not keeping His commandments and His ordinances and His statutes which I am commanding you today;

Forgetting God » Is forgetting his » Covenant

Deuteronomy 4:23

"So watch yourselves, that you do not forget the covenant of the LORD your God which He made with you, and make for yourselves a graven image in the form of anything against which the LORD your God has commanded you.

2 Kings 17:38

"The covenant that I have made with you, you shall not forget, nor shall you fear other gods.

Forgetting God » Prosperity often leads to

Deuteronomy 8:12-14

otherwise, when you have eaten and are satisfied, and have built good houses and lived in them, and when your herds and your flocks multiply, and your silver and gold multiply, and all that you have multiplies, then your heart will become proud and you will forget the LORD your God who brought you out from the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery.

Hosea 13:6

As they had their pasture, they became satisfied, And being satisfied, their heart became proud; Therefore they forgot Me.

Forgetting God » Is forgetting his » Law

Psalm 119:153

Look upon my affliction and rescue me, For I do not forget Your law.

Psalm 119:176

I have gone astray like a lost sheep; seek Your servant, For I do not forget Your commandments.

Forgetting God » A characteristic of the wicked

Isaiah 65:11

"But you who forsake the LORD, Who forget My holy mountain, Who set a table for Fortune, And who fill cups with mixed wine for Destiny,

Forgetting God » Ends in bitter tears

Jeremiah 3:21

A voice is heard on the bare heights, The weeping and the supplications of the sons of Israel; Because they have perverted their way, They have forgotten the LORD their God.

Hebrews 2:1

For this reason we must pay much closer attention to what we have heard, so that we do not drift away from it.

Forgetting God » Resolve against

Psalm 119:16

I shall delight in Your statutes; I shall not forget Your word.

Psalm 119:93

I will never forget Your precepts, For by them You have revived me.

Forgetting God » Is forgetting his » Past deliverance

Judges 8:34

Thus the sons of Israel did not remember the LORD their God, who had delivered them from the hands of all their enemies on every side;

Psalm 78:42

They did not remember His power, The day when He redeemed them from the adversary,

Forgetting God » Is forgetting his » Benefits

Psalm 106:7

Our fathers in Egypt did not understand Your wonders; They did not remember Your abundant kindnesses, But rebelled by the sea, at the Red Sea.

Forgetting God » Is forgetting his » Works

Psalm 78:7

That they should put their confidence in God And not forget the works of God, But keep His commandments,

Forgetting God » Is forgetting his » Word

Hebrews 12:5

and you have forgotten the exhortation which is addressed to you as sons, "MY SON, DO NOT REGARD LIGHTLY THE DISCIPLINE OF THE LORD, NOR FAINT WHEN YOU ARE REPROVED BY HIM;

James 1:25

But one who looks intently at the perfect law, the law of liberty, and abides by it, not having become a forgetful hearer but an effectual doer, this man will be blessed in what he does.

Forgetting God » Law

Hosea 4:6

My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge Because you have rejected knowledge, I also will reject you from being My priest Since you have forgotten the law of your God, I also will forget your children.

Psalm 119:153

Look upon my affliction and rescue me, For I do not forget Your law.

Psalm 119:176

I have gone astray like a lost sheep; seek Your servant, For I do not forget Your commandments.

Forgetting God » Prosperity leads to

Deuteronomy 8:12-14

otherwise, when you have eaten and are satisfied, and have built good houses and lived in them, and when your herds and your flocks multiply, and your silver and gold multiply, and all that you have multiplies, then your heart will become proud and you will forget the LORD your God who brought you out from the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery.

Hosea 13:6

As they had their pasture, they became satisfied, And being satisfied, their heart became proud; Therefore they forgot Me.

Forgetting God » Characteristic of » The wicked

Isaiah 65:11

"But you who forsake the LORD, Who forget My holy mountain, Who set a table for Fortune, And who fill cups with mixed wine for Destiny,

Forgetting God » Is forgetting his covenant

Deuteronomy 4:23

"So watch yourselves, that you do not forget the covenant of the LORD your God which He made with you, and make for yourselves a graven image in the form of anything against which the LORD your God has commanded you.

2 Kings 17:38

"The covenant that I have made with you, you shall not forget, nor shall you fear other gods.

Forgetting God » Works

Psalm 78:11

They forgot His deeds And His miracles that He had shown them.

Psalm 78:7

That they should put their confidence in God And not forget the works of God, But keep His commandments,

Forgetting God » Word

Hebrews 12:5

and you have forgotten the exhortation which is addressed to you as sons, "MY SON, DO NOT REGARD LIGHTLY THE DISCIPLINE OF THE LORD, NOR FAINT WHEN YOU ARE REPROVED BY HIM;

James 1:25

But one who looks intently at the perfect law, the law of liberty, and abides by it, not having become a forgetful hearer but an effectual doer, this man will be blessed in what he does.

Forgetting God » Past deliverances

Judges 8:34

Thus the sons of Israel did not remember the LORD their God, who had delivered them from the hands of all their enemies on every side;

Psalm 78:42

They did not remember His power, The day when He redeemed them from the adversary,

Forgetting God » Backsliders are guilty of

Jeremiah 3:21-22

A voice is heard on the bare heights, The weeping and the supplications of the sons of Israel; Because they have perverted their way, They have forgotten the LORD their God. "Return, O faithless sons, I will heal your faithlessness." "Behold, we come to You; For You are the LORD our God.

Forgetting God » Is forgetting his » Power to deliver

Isaiah 51:13-15

That you have forgotten the LORD your Maker, Who stretched out the heavens And laid the foundations of the earth, That you fear continually all day long because of the fury of the oppressor, As he makes ready to destroy? But where is the fury of the oppressor? "The exile will soon be set free, and will not die in the dungeon, nor will his bread be lacking. "For I am the LORD your God, who stirs up the sea and its waves roar (the LORD of hosts is His name).

Forgetting God » Benefits

Psalm 106:7

Our fathers in Egypt did not understand Your wonders; They did not remember Your abundant kindnesses, But rebelled by the sea, at the Red Sea.

Forgetting God » Need of watchfulness against

Deuteronomy 4:9

"Only give heed to yourself and keep your soul diligently, so that you do not forget the things which your eyes have seen and they do not depart from your heart all the days of your life; but make them known to your sons and your grandsons.

Forgetting God » Backsliders guilty of

Jeremiah 3:21

A voice is heard on the bare heights, The weeping and the supplications of the sons of Israel; Because they have perverted their way, They have forgotten the LORD their God.

Forgetting God » Encouraged by false teachers

Jeremiah 23:27

who intend to make My people forget My name by their dreams which they relate to one another, just as their fathers forgot My name because of Baal?

Forgetting God » Trials should not lead to

Psalm 44:17-20

All this has come upon us, but we have not forgotten You, And we have not dealt falsely with Your covenant. Our heart has not turned back, And our steps have not deviated from Your way, Yet You have crushed us in a place of jackals And covered us with the shadow of death. read more.
If we had forgotten the name of our God Or extended our hands to a strange god,

Forgetting God » Power to deliver

Isaiah 51:13-15

That you have forgotten the LORD your Maker, Who stretched out the heavens And laid the foundations of the earth, That you fear continually all day long because of the fury of the oppressor, As he makes ready to destroy? But where is the fury of the oppressor? "The exile will soon be set free, and will not die in the dungeon, nor will his bread be lacking. "For I am the LORD your God, who stirs up the sea and its waves roar (the LORD of hosts is His name).

Forgetting God » Begets moral cowardice

Isaiah 51:13

That you have forgotten the LORD your Maker, Who stretched out the heavens And laid the foundations of the earth, That you fear continually all day long because of the fury of the oppressor, As he makes ready to destroy? But where is the fury of the oppressor?

Forgetting God » Exhortation to those guilty of

Psalm 50:22

"Now consider this, you who forget God, Or I will tear you in pieces, and there will be none to deliver.

Forgetting God » The people of God

Psalm 137:5

If I forget you, O Jerusalem, May my right hand forget her skill.

Riches » Often lead to » Forgetting God

Deuteronomy 8:13-14

and when your herds and your flocks multiply, and your silver and gold multiply, and all that you have multiplies, then your heart will become proud and you will forget the LORD your God who brought you out from the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery.



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