God Testing People
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And you shall remember all the way which the LORD your God led you these forty years in the wilderness, to humble you, and to test you, to know what was in your heart, whether you would keep his commandments, or not.
I the LORD search the heart, I test the mind, even to give every man according to his ways, and according to the fruit of his doings.
I know also, my God, that you test the heart, and have pleasure in uprightness. As for me, in the uprightness of my heart I have willingly offered all these things: and now have I seen with joy your people, who are present here, to offer willingly unto you.
But as we were allowed of God to be put in trust with the gospel, even so we speak; not as pleasing men, but God, who tests our hearts.
Behold, I have refined you, but not with silver; I have tested you in the furnace of affliction.
Because it is a trial, and what if the sword despise even the rod? it shall be no more, says the Lord GOD.
And I will bring the third part through the fire, and will refine them as silver is refined, and will test them as gold is tested: they shall call on my name, and I will hear them: I will say, They are my people: and they shall say, The LORD is my God.
Every man's work shall be made manifest: for the day shall declare it, because it shall be revealed by fire; and the fire shall test every man's work of what sort it is.
Knowing this, that the trying of your faith works patience.
But, O LORD of hosts, who tests the righteous, and sees the mind and the heart, let me see your vengeance on them: for unto you have I opened my cause.
- Afflictions, Benefits Of
- Faith, Testing Of
- God And The Heart
- God Knowing the Human Heart
- God, All knowing
- God, As Judge
- Imagination, Inward Desires
- Proving, Through Testing