God Testing People
Most Relevant Verses
You shall remember all the way which Yahweh your God has led you these forty years in the wilderness, that he might humble you, to prove you, to know what was in your heart, whether you would keep his commandments, or not.
I, Yahweh, search the mind, I try the heart, even to give every man according to his ways, according to the fruit of his doings.
I know also, my God, that you try the heart, and have pleasure in uprightness. As for me, in the uprightness of my heart I have willingly offered all these things. Now have I seen with joy your people, that are present here, offer willingly to you.
But even as we have been approved by God to be entrusted with the Good News, so we speak; not as pleasing men, but God, who tests our hearts.
Behold, I have refined you, but not as silver; I have chosen you in the furnace of affliction.
For there is a trial; and what if even the rod that condemns shall be no more? says the Lord Yahweh.
I will bring the third part into the fire, and will refine them as silver is refined, and will test them like gold is tested. They will call on my name, and I will hear them. I will say, 'It is my people;' and they will say, 'Yahweh is my God.'"
each man's work will be revealed. For the Day will declare it, because it is revealed in fire; and the fire itself will test what sort of work each man's work is.
knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance.
But, Yahweh of Armies, who tests the righteous, who sees the heart and the mind, let me see your vengeance on them; for to you have I revealed 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